Sohar travel budget

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Sample budgets for a trip to Sohar

These example budgets assume a 2-week holiday in Sohar for 2 people.

Low budget
(backpacker)

Daily budget:

  • $ 40 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 13 per person
  • $ 11 per person
  • Free activities

Total budget:

$ 1203* (476 OMR)

Average budget
(traveller)

Daily budget:

  • $ 82 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 34 per person
  • $ 17 per person
  • $ 12 per person

Total budget:

$ 2866* (1106 OMR)

High budget
(tourist)

Daily budget:

  • $ 66 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 48 per person
  • $ 30 per person
  • $ 23 per person

Total budget:

$ 3701* (1428 OMR)

* estimated local budget for 2 people for 2 weeks (excluding plane tickets).



Cost of living in Sohar compared to United States in 2024

Compare with the average cost of living in:

On average, the cost of living in Sohar in 2024 is 25% less than the average cost of living in the United States (USA).

See the graphic below for the price variation percentage by type of expense in Sohar in 2024 compared to average prices in the United States (USA):




Local prices in Sohar by expense type

Restaurant budget in Sohar

On average, budget for eating in a restaurant in Sohar is 12% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
Lunch
Lunch
$ 8.9/person
($ 3.9 to $ 12)

55% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 20
3 course dinner
3 course dinner
$ 12/person
($ 11 to $ 24)

69% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 38
McDonald's meal
McDonald's meal
$ 9.5/person
($ 8.9 to $ 11)

12% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 11
Local beer
Local beer
$ 13 for 500ml
( $ 13)

113% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 6
Imported beer
Imported beer
$ 13 for 330ml
( $ 13)

265% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.5
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$ 5.1/cup
($ 3.9 to $ 6.4)

0% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5.1
Fizzy drink
Fizzy drink
$ 0.6/can
($ 0.5 to $ 0.7)

73% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.5
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 0.2/bottle
($ 0.2 to $ 0.2)

87% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2

Hotel and accommodation budget in Sohar

On average, hotel and accommodation budget in Sohar is 65% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
1-star hotel
1-star hotel
$ 40/night
($ 40 to $ 134)

76% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 170
2-star hotel
2-star hotel
$ 77/night
($ 51 to $ 101)

51% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 157
3-star hotel
3-star hotel
$ 92/night
($ 58 to $ 125)

60% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 229
4-star hotel
4-star hotel
$ 73/night
($ 73 to $ 73)

76% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 307
5-star hotel
5-star hotel
$ 104/night
($ 82 to $ 126)

78% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 480
Hostel/Youth Hostel
Hostel/Youth Hostel
$ 40/month
($ 40 to $ 134)

75% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 163
Room with kitchen
Room with kitchen
$ 88/month
($ 64 to $ 113)

63% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 241
Hotel with swimming pool
Hotel with swimming pool
$ 98/month
($ 66 to $ 127)

53% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 211
Cottage or guest house
Cottage or guest house
$ 40/month
($ 40 to $ 134)

82% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 223
Family room
Family room
$ 126/month
($ 111 to $ 139)

41% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 215

Supermarket food budget in Sohar

On average, the price of supermarket food in Sohar is 26% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Milk
Milk
$ 2.4/litre
($ 1.3 to $ 3.9)

124% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1
Bread
Bread
$ 1.1/500g
($ 0.9 to $ 1.3)

70% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.6
Rice
Rice
$ 3.1/kg
($ 1.3 to $ 6.1)

30% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.5
Eggs
Eggs
$ 2.6/12 eggs
($ 2 to $ 3.1)

31% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.7
Chicken
Chicken
$ 8.9/kg
($ 7.7 to $ 11)

25% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 13
Apples
Apples
$ 3.3/kg
($ 2.8 to $ 3.9)

37% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5.3
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
$ 1.4/kg
($ 1.2 to $ 1.5)

72% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.9
Potatoes
Potatoes
$ 1.8/kg
($ 1.3 to $ 2.4)

39% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 1.1
($ 1.1 to $ 1.1)

53% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.2

Public and private transport budget in Sohar

On average, the price of transport in Sohar is 13% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Bus ticket
Bus ticket
$ 2.6/ticket
( $ 2.6)

3% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.5
Taxi (per km)
Taxi (per km)
$ 1.5/km
( $ 1.5)

10% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.7
Petrol
Petrol
$ 0.6/litre
($ 0.6 to $ 0.7)

36% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
$ 3.2
($ 2.6 to $ 3.9)

8% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.5

Leisure activity budget in Sohar

On average, budget for leisure activities in Sohar is 42% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Cinema
Cinema
$ 12/ticket
($ 5.1 to $ 13)

17% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 14
Tennis
Tennis
$ 7.3/hr
( $ 7.3)

67% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 23

Budget for clothes and price of cigarettes in Sohar

On average, shopping budget in Sohar is 14% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Cigarettes
Cigarettes
$ 5.9/pack
( $ 5.9)

41% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 10
Levi's jeans
Levi's jeans
$ 51
($ 24 to $ 78)

4% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 53
Summer dress
Summer dress
$ 44
($ 16 to $ 78)

2% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 43

Plane ticket budget

London → Muscat
London → Muscat
London → Muscat
$ 716
(fair price: $ 457)
Manchester → Muscat
Manchester → Muscat
Manchester → Muscat
$ 579
(fair price: $ 466)
Dublin → Muscat
Dublin → Muscat
Dublin → Muscat
$ 569
(fair price: $ 471)
Montreal → Muscat
Montreal → Muscat
Montreal → Muscat
$ 1264
(fair price: $ 1173)
Edinburgh → Muscat
Edinburgh → Muscat
Edinburgh → Muscat
$ 624
(fair price: $ 491)
New York City → Muscat
New York City → Muscat
New York City → Muscat
$ 1018
(fair price: $ 866)



About this information on the cost of living in Sohar

The information about the cost of living in Sohar shown on this page comes from multiple sources, including: Numbeo, Skyscanner and Hotels.com.

The information about the cost of living in Sohar was updated on 20-06-2024.

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