Cairo

Cost of living in Cairo, Egypt

Costs of living in Cairo are in the least expensive 10 percent of all 250 Teleport cities. Average living expenses are significantly lower compared to other cities, especially in the housing market. Moving to Cairo will very likely decrease your daily costs of living. Sign up for free to get access to our cost of living index and use our international cost of living calculator to do cost comparison by city.

Housing prices in Cairo

Large apartment

$210$400
$300
Median rent in city center
-77%
Compared to average rent of all cities

Medium apartment

$150$310
$230
Median rent in city center
-78%
Compared to average rent of all cities

Small apartment

$90$220
$160
Median rent in city center
-80%
Compared to average rent of all cities

Prices for items of daily living

PricePrice compared to the average price of all citiesPrice ranking compared to all cities
Food & drink
A kilogram of Apples$1.10-59%25/265
Bread$0.14-85%5/265
A Cappuccino$1.70-47%30/265
A beer$0.97-51%28/265
Lunch$6.40-41%58/265
Transportation
Monthly public transport$15-72%16/265
5km taxi ride$1.20-83%8/265
Other
Movie ticket$3-68%5/265
Monthly fitness club membership$26-45%8/265
Broadband internet connection$47+27%187/250