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Riyadh vs Delhi
Ruh vs Del

Average net salary (After tax)

Delhi
Riyadh

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Del
Ruh
Outside city centre
Del
Ruh

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Del
Ruh
Outside city centre
Del
Ruh

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Del
Ruh
Outside city centre
Del
Ruh

Mortgage rates

Delhi
4.5%
Riyadh
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Delhi
Riyadh

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Del
Ruh

Mobile phone data

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

Del
Ruh

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Del
Ruh

Monthly pass

Regular price

Del
Ruh

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Delhi
Riyadh

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Del
Ruh
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Delhi
Riyadh

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Del
Ruh
Lettuce 1 head
Del
Ruh
Tomatoes 1kg
Del
Ruh

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Del
Ruh
Oranges 1 head
Del
Ruh
Bananas 1kg
Del
Ruh

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Delhi
4.5%
Riyadh
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Delhi are 17.14% higher than in Riyadh

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Del
Ruh
Market 0.5L bottle
Del
Ruh

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Del
Ruh
Market 0.33L bottle
Del
Ruh

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Delhi
5
Riyadh

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Del
Ruh

Summer dress

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

Del
Ruh

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Delhi
$15.33
Riyadh
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Del $4,070.74/mth
Ruh $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Del $4,070.74/mth
Ruh $4,070.74/mth