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Riyadh vs Oslo
Ruh vs Osl

Average net salary (After tax)

Oslo
Riyadh

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Osl
Ruh
Outside city centre
Osl
Ruh

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Osl
Ruh
Outside city centre
Osl
Ruh

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Osl
Ruh
Outside city centre
Osl
Ruh

Mortgage rates

Oslo
4.5%
Riyadh
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Oslo
Riyadh

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Osl
Ruh

Mobile phone data

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

Osl
Ruh

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Osl
Ruh

Monthly pass

Regular price

Osl
Ruh

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Oslo
Riyadh

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Osl
Ruh
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Oslo
Riyadh

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Osl
Ruh
Lettuce 1 head
Osl
Ruh
Tomatoes 1kg
Osl
Ruh

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Osl
Ruh
Oranges 1 head
Osl
Ruh
Bananas 1kg
Osl
Ruh

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Oslo
4.5%
Riyadh
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Oslo are 17.14% higher than in Riyadh

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Osl
Ruh
Market 0.5L bottle
Osl
Ruh

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Osl
Ruh
Market 0.33L bottle
Osl
Ruh

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Oslo
5
Riyadh

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Osl
Ruh

Summer dress

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

Osl
Ruh

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Oslo
$15.33
Riyadh
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Osl $4,070.74/mth
Ruh $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Osl $4,070.74/mth
Ruh $4,070.74/mth