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Kathmandu vs Riyadh
Ktm vs Ruh

Average net salary (After tax)

Riyadh
Kathmandu

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ruh
Ktm
Outside city centre
Ruh
Ktm

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ruh
Ktm
Outside city centre
Ruh
Ktm

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Ruh
Ktm
Outside city centre
Ruh
Ktm

Mortgage rates

Riyadh
4.5%
Kathmandu
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

Electricity, heating, water, Garbage for a 85m2 Apartment

Riyadh
Kathmandu

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Ruh
Ktm

Mobile phone data

One-minute local prepaid call (no plan or discount)

Ruh
Ktm

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Ruh
Ktm

Monthly pass

Regular price

Ruh
Ktm

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Riyadh
Kathmandu

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Ruh
Ktm
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Ruh
Ktm
White bread 500g
Ruh
Ktm
Eggs 12
Ruh
Ktm
White rice 1kg
Ruh
Ktm

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Riyadh
Kathmandu

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Ruh
Ktm
Beef round 1kg
Ruh
Ktm
Local cheese 1kg
Ruh
Ktm

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Ruh
Ktm
Lettuce 1 head
Ruh
Ktm
Tomatoes 1kg
Ruh
Ktm

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Ruh
Ktm
Oranges 1 head
Ruh
Ktm
Bananas 1kg
Ruh
Ktm

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

Inexpensive restaurant 2 meals
Ruh $4,070.74/mth
Ktm $4,070.74/mth
Mid-range restaurant Three-course meal for two people
Ruh $4,070.74/mth
Ktm $4,070.74/mth

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Riyadh
4.5%
Kathmandu
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Riyadh are 17.14% higher than in Kathmandu

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Ruh $4,070.74/mth
Ktm $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Ruh $4,070.74/mth
Ktm $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Ruh $4,070.74/mth
Ktm $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Ruh
Ktm
Market 0.5L bottle
Ruh
Ktm

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Ruh
Ktm
Market 0.33L bottle
Ruh
Ktm

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Riyadh
5
Kathmandu

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Ruh
Ktm

Summer dress

From a chain store (e.g. Zara, H&M)

Ruh
Ktm

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Ruh
Ktm
1 pair men's leather shoes
Ruh
Ktm

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Riyadh
$15.33
Kathmandu
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Ruh $4,070.74/mth
Ktm $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Ruh $4,070.74/mth
Ktm $4,070.74/mth