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Riyadh vs Adelaide
Ruh vs Adl

Average net salary (After tax)

Adelaide
Riyadh

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Adl
Ruh
Outside city centre
Adl
Ruh

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Adl
Ruh
Outside city centre
Adl
Ruh

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Adl
Ruh
Outside city centre
Adl
Ruh

Mortgage rates

Adelaide
4.5%
Riyadh
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Adelaide
Riyadh

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Adl
Ruh

Mobile phone data

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

Adl
Ruh

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Adl
Ruh

Monthly pass

Regular price

Adl
Ruh

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Adelaide
Riyadh

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Adl
Ruh
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Adelaide
Riyadh

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Adl
Ruh
Lettuce 1 head
Adl
Ruh
Tomatoes 1kg
Adl
Ruh

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Adl
Ruh
Oranges 1 head
Adl
Ruh
Bananas 1kg
Adl
Ruh

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Adelaide
4.5%
Riyadh
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Adelaide are 17.14% higher than in Riyadh

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Adl
Ruh
Market 0.5L bottle
Adl
Ruh

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Adl
Ruh
Market 0.33L bottle
Adl
Ruh

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Adelaide
5
Riyadh

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Adl
Ruh

Summer dress

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

Adl
Ruh

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Adelaide
$15.33
Riyadh
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Adl $4,070.74/mth
Ruh $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Adl $4,070.74/mth
Ruh $4,070.74/mth