Cost of Living Comparison Between Giessen and Bangkok 

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Bangkok are 19.38% lower than in Giessen (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Bangkok are 16.18% lower than in Giessen
Rent Prices in Bangkok are 7.54% lower than in Giessen
Restaurant Prices in Bangkok are 56.27% lower than in Giessen
Groceries Prices in Bangkok are 11.89% lower than in Giessen
Local Purchasing Power in Bangkok is 65.83% lower than in Giessen
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Restaurants
Giessen Edit Bangkok Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 €
(376.25 ฿)
1.86 €
(70.00 ฿)
     -81.40 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 €
(1,693.13 ฿)
22.63 €
(851.50 ฿)
     -49.71 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.50 €
(282.19 ฿)
5.17 €
(194.50 ฿)
     -31.07 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.00 €
(112.88 ฿)
1.86 €
(70.00 ฿)
     -37.98 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.90 €
(109.11 ฿)
3.46 €
(130.00 ฿)
     +19.14 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.53 €
(95.32 ฿)
1.89 €
(71.15 ฿)
     -25.35 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.12 €
(79.95 ฿)
0.49 €
(18.51 ฿)
     -76.85 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.75 €
(65.84 ฿)
0.24 €
(9.05 ฿)
     -86.25 %
Markets
Giessen Edit Bangkok Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2.49 €
(93.65 ฿)
5.14 €
(193.46 ฿)
     +106.59 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.92 €
(34.70 ฿)
1.01 €
(38.03 ฿)
     +9.58 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.73 €
(27.31 ฿)
0.50 €
(18.91 ฿)
     -30.77 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.40 €
(90.30 ฿)
1.65 €
(62.13 ฿)
     -31.19 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.75 €
(141.22 ฿)
7.33 €
(275.86 ฿)
     +95.33 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.63 €
(136.53 ฿)
0.93 €
(35.07 ฿)
     -74.31 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.84 €
(332.62 ฿)
3.57 €
(134.25 ฿)
     -59.64 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.91 €
(34.13 ฿)
1.26 €
(47.57 ฿)
     +39.38 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.57 €
(21.33 ฿)
0.58 €
(21.95 ฿)
     +2.91 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.64 €
(23.89 ฿)
0.83 €
(31.10 ฿)
     +30.17 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.09 €
(40.96 ฿)
0.58 €
(21.81 ฿)
     -46.76 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.39 €
(14.73 ฿)
0.55 €
(20.75 ฿)
     +40.84 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.57 €
(21.62 ฿)
0.49 €
(18.34 ฿)
     -15.17 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.65 €
(24.27 ฿)
0.91 €
(34.21 ฿)
     +40.97 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.25 €
(9.28 ฿)
0.41 €
(15.52 ฿)
     +67.23 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 4.25 €
(159.91 ฿)
17.94 €
(675.00 ฿)
     +322.12 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.70 €
(26.27 ฿)
1.59 €
(59.69 ฿)
     +127.19 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.25 €
(46.84 ฿)
2.81 €
(105.78 ฿)
     +125.81 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.85 €
(257.73 ฿)
3.99 €
(150.00 ฿)
     -41.80 %
Transportation
Giessen Edit Bangkok Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.20 €
(82.78 ฿)
0.97 €
(36.50 ฿)
     -55.90 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 75.00 €
(2,821.88 ฿)
34.55 €
(1,300.00 ฿)
     -53.93 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 €
(112.88 ฿)
0.93 €
(35.00 ฿)
     -68.99 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.09 €
(78.72 ฿)
1.58 €
(59.55 ฿)
     -24.35 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 25.20 €
(948.15 ฿)
3.52 €
(132.50 ฿)
     -86.03 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.07 €
(190.85 ฿)
2.77 €
(104.17 ฿)
     -45.42 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 €
(827,750.46 ฿)
45,182.70 €
(1,700,000.00 ฿)
     +105.38 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,000.00 €
(790,125.44 ฿)
23,437.60 €
(881,840.00 ฿)
     +11.61 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Giessen Edit Bangkok Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 153.33 €
(5,769.17 ฿)
77.67 €
(2,922.32 ฿)
     -49.35 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 €
(3.86 ฿)
0.05 €
(1.88 ฿)
     -51.34 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.67 €
(1,191.46 ฿)
15.46 €
(581.58 ฿)
     -51.19 %
Sports And Leisure
Giessen Edit Bangkok Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 23.00 €
(865.38 ฿)
54.65 €
(2,056.20 ฿)
     +137.61 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 6.00 €
(225.75 ฿)
7.47 €
(280.95 ฿)
     +24.45 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 €
(413.88 ฿)
5.32 €
(200.00 ฿)
     -51.68 %
Childcare
Giessen Edit Bangkok Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 265.00 €
(9,970.63 ฿)
275.17 €
(10,353.33 ฿)
     +3.84 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 10,000.00 €
(376,250.21 ฿)
14,374.54 €
(540,842.19 ฿)
     +43.75 %
Clothing And Shoes
Giessen Edit Bangkok Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 67.50 €
(2,539.69 ฿)
47.56 €
(1,789.41 ฿)
     -29.54 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 20.00 €
(752.50 ฿)
29.58 €
(1,112.91 ฿)
     +47.89 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 68.33 €
(2,571.04 ฿)
80.83 €
(3,041.38 ฿)
     +18.29 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 86.67 €
(3,260.84 ฿)
70.39 €
(2,648.33 ฿)
     -18.78 %
Rent Per Month
Giessen Edit Bangkok Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 771.67 €
(29,033.97 ฿)
496.81 €
(18,692.31 ฿)
     -35.62 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 516.67 €
(19,439.59 ฿)
247.09 €
(9,296.88 ฿)
     -52.18 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,300.00 €
(48,912.53 ฿)
1,708.44 €
(64,280.00 ฿)
     +31.42 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 866.67 €
(32,608.35 ฿)
760.13 €
(28,600.00 ฿)
     -12.29 %
Buy Apartment Price
Giessen Edit Bangkok Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 390.19 €
(14,680.89 ฿)
422.41 €
(15,893.30 ฿)
     +8.26 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 278.71 €
(10,486.35 ฿)
191.80 €
(7,216.65 ฿)
     -31.18 %
Salaries And Financing
Giessen Edit Bangkok Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,250.00 €
(84,656.30 ฿)
644.32 €
(24,242.40 ฿)
     -71.36 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.10 5.12      +365.87 %
Last update: June 2021June 2021
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