Damascus is / Damascus ( Damascus, Syria) has 1,711,000 inhabitants, and a size (surface area) of 105 km². It is near Beirut. The Vore provides the cost of living in Damascus, and the salary required to live there.

Local information & average prices

Center map
Minimum wage (Year)$2,112
Income per capita (GDP - PPP)$5,040
Average salary (Month)$122.32

Local alcohol information & average prices

Drink a beer at Z Bar & restauant & Eva Cafe or go clubbing in Damascus? Or buy your pre-drinks and cigarettes at a local shop? The alcohol price level is rated /100. The Vore provides Damascus's alcohol prices, and shows you the best local places.
Legal drinking age
Legal smoking ageN/A
Price pack of cigarettes$1.60
Local beer brands
Price of coffee$1.59


Price of local beer (0,5L)$0.90

Most popular pubs/bars in Damascus

No bars listed.

Most popular clubs in Damascus

Price of a cocktail$

No clubs listed.

Where to buy alcohol in Damascus? Supermarkets & Liquor stores

Price of supermarket beer (0.5L)$0.93
Price of local wine (bottle)$7.20

No supermarkets/liquor stores listed.

General real estate information & average prices

Interested in buying or renting a house or apartment in Damascus? Or right next to Umayyad Mosque? The real estate price level is (/100). The Vore talks Damascus's housing prices, mortgage interest rates, and the best neighborhoods.

Monthly costs of renting

Rent in city centre$200
Rent in cheaper area$125
Costs of internet$24
Costs of electricity, water and heating$35


Apartment city centre buy price (per m2)$1,690
Cheaper area apartment (per m2)$535
Mortgage interest rate6.00%

Damascus's Neighborhoods

Real estate agents in Damascus

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Useful websites for finding a place in Damascus:

Local public transportation information & average prices

Going to take a bus in Damascus? A taxi?The public transport price level is (/100) in Damascus. The Vore provides public transport prices, distances, what to tip, and how long journeys takes!
The city is and in terms of traveling costs it's .
Average taxi priceStart price:$0.50 + $0.75(per km)
How much to tip a taxi driver
Price of bus/metro ticket$0.20
Price monthly public transport pass$20.10
Gas price$0.66

Train companies in Damascus

Bus companies

Taxi companies in Damascus

Local food information & average prices

Going to eat at Bakdash & Naranj in Damascus? Or buy food? The price level of food in Damascus is (/100). The Vore provides Damascus's restaurant & food prices, and shows you the best local places.
The city is and in terms of food costs it's .
Price of budget restaurant$3.95
Price of local food restaurant$20.50
Fastfood prices (like McDonalds)$3.95
Price of bread$0.44
Price of milk$2.77

Best food places

Most popular restaurants in Damascus

No restaurants listed.

Great local market places in Damascus

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List of supermarkets in Damascus

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