Cost of living and prices in United Arab Emirates, prices of food, rent, shopping, etc. 🇦🇪 Updated May 2021

United Arab Emirates is country located in Western Asia. Bordered by Oman, Saudi Arabia. United Arab Emirates covers an area of 82,880 square kilometres. United Arab Emirates has a population of 4,975,593 and a population density of 60.03 people per square kilometre. The official language of United Arab Emirates is Arabic. United Arab Emirates gross domestic product (GDP) is $390,000,000,000. GDP per capita is $ 78383. The currency in United Arab Emirates is United Arab Emirates dirham. Top level domains in United Arab Emirates: .ae

Estimated cost of living for a month without rent

1115.47 USD

Total cost of living for two person with average consumption for one month will be 1115.47 USD, no rent price included. Click here to calculate cost-of-living estimate in United Arab Emirates

Cost of Living Estimate

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Restaurants prices

Meal in Inexpensive Restaurant
6.87 $
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
41.22 $
McMeal at McDonalds or Alternative Combo Meal
6.87 $
Domestic Beer, 0.5 liter Draught
10.99 $
Imported Beer, 0.33 liter Bottle
10.99 $
Cappuccino
4.47 $
Coca-Cola, 0.33 liter Bottle
0.55 $

Markets prices

Water, 0.33 liter Bottle
0.33 $
Milk, Regular,1 liter
1.49 $
Loaf of Fresh White Bread, 0.5 kg
1.21 $
White Rice, 1 kg
2.18 $
Eggs, 12 pack
2.63 $
Local Cheese, 1 kg
8.00 $
Chicken Breasts, Boneless and Skinless, 1 kg
6.50 $
Beef Round or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat, 1 kg
10.90 $
Apples, 1 kg
2.09 $
Banana, 1 kg
1.73 $
Oranges, 1 kg
1.88 $
Tomato, 1 kg
1.76 $
Potato, 1 kg
1.12 $
Onion, 1 kg
0.91 $
Lettuce, 1 head
1.93 $
Water, 1.5 liter Bottle
0.57 $
Bottle of Wine, Mid-Range Price
19.24 $
Domestic Beer, 0.5 liter Bottle
8.60 $
Imported Beer, 0.33 liter Bottle
7.10 $
Pack of Cigarettes
3.03 $

Transportation prices

One-way Ticket, Local Transport
1.37 $
Monthly Pass, Regular Price
62.51 $
Taxi Start, Normal Tariff
2.75 $
Taxi, price for 1 km, Normal Tariff
0.55 $
Taxi, price for 1 hour Waiting, Normal Tariff
8.24 $
Gasoline, 1 liter
0.52 $
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
20,608.42 $
Honda Civic 1.6 Or Alternative New Car
17,949.36 $

Utilities Per Month prices

Basic utilities for 85m2 Apartment including Electricity, Heating or Cooling, Water and Garbage
161.21 $
Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local, price per 1 min, No Discounts or Plans
0.14 $
Internet, 60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL
93.13 $

Sports And Leisure prices

Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
93.50 $
Tennis Court Rent, 1 Hour on Weekend
27.84 $

Salaries And Financing prices

Cinema ticket, 1 Seat
9.62 $
Average Monthly Net Salary, After Tax
3,336.95 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages for 20 Years Fixed-Rate, Yearly, Fixed-Rate
0.33 %

Childcare prices

Private Preschool or Kindergarten, Monthly for 1 Child
674.25 $
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
10,886.69 $

Clothing And Shoes prices

Pair of Jeans in a Chain Store Like George, H&M, Zara, etc.
67.05 $
Summer Dress in a Chain Store Like George, H&M, Zara, etc.
53.69 $
Pair of Running Shoes, Mid-Range Price
87.23 $
Pair of Leather Business Shoes
88.13 $

Rent Per Month prices

One bedroom apartment in city centre
1,710.79 $
One bedroom apartment outside of city centre
1,215.83 $
Three bedroom apartment in city centre
3,358.65 $
Three bedroom apartment outside of city centre
2,476.42 $

Buy Apartment prices

Price per m2 to Buy Apartment in City Center
3,764.42 $
Price per m2 to Buy Apartment Outside of City Center
2,627.46 $