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Riyadh vs Geneva
Ruh vs Gva

Average net salary (After tax)

Geneva
Riyadh

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Gva
Ruh
Outside city centre
Gva
Ruh

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Gva
Ruh
Outside city centre
Gva
Ruh

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Gva
Ruh
Outside city centre
Gva
Ruh

Mortgage rates

Geneva
4.5%
Riyadh
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Geneva
Riyadh

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Gva
Ruh

Mobile phone data

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

Gva
Ruh

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Gva
Ruh

Monthly pass

Regular price

Gva
Ruh

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Geneva
Riyadh

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Gva
Ruh
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Geneva
Riyadh

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Gva
Ruh
Lettuce 1 head
Gva
Ruh
Tomatoes 1kg
Gva
Ruh

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Gva
Ruh
Oranges 1 head
Gva
Ruh
Bananas 1kg
Gva
Ruh

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Geneva
4.5%
Riyadh
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Geneva are 17.14% higher than in Riyadh

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Gva
Ruh
Market 0.5L bottle
Gva
Ruh

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Gva
Ruh
Market 0.33L bottle
Gva
Ruh

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Geneva
5
Riyadh

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Gva
Ruh

Summer dress

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

Gva
Ruh

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Geneva
$15.33
Riyadh
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Gva $4,070.74/mth
Ruh $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Gva $4,070.74/mth
Ruh $4,070.74/mth