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St Petersberg vs Riyadh
Spg vs Ruh

Average net salary (After tax)

Riyadh
St Petersberg

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ruh
Spg
Outside city centre
Ruh
Spg

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ruh
Spg
Outside city centre
Ruh
Spg

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Ruh
Spg
Outside city centre
Ruh
Spg

Mortgage rates

Riyadh
4.5%
St Petersberg
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Riyadh
St Petersberg

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Ruh
Spg

Mobile phone data

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

Ruh
Spg

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Ruh
Spg

Monthly pass

Regular price

Ruh
Spg

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Riyadh
St Petersberg

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Ruh
Spg
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Riyadh
St Petersberg

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Ruh
Spg
Lettuce 1 head
Ruh
Spg
Tomatoes 1kg
Ruh
Spg

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Ruh
Spg
Oranges 1 head
Ruh
Spg
Bananas 1kg
Ruh
Spg

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Riyadh
4.5%
St Petersberg
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Riyadh are 17.14% higher than in St Petersberg

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Ruh
Spg
Market 0.5L bottle
Ruh
Spg

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Ruh
Spg
Market 0.33L bottle
Ruh
Spg

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Riyadh
5
St Petersberg

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Ruh
Spg

Summer dress

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

Ruh
Spg

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Riyadh
$15.33
St Petersberg
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Ruh $4,070.74/mth
Spg $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Ruh $4,070.74/mth
Spg $4,070.74/mth