Cost of Living Comparison Between Bangkok and Munich 

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Consumer Prices in Munich are 61.6% higher than in Bangkok (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Munich are 80.7% higher than in Bangkok
Rent Prices in Munich are 131.6% higher than in Bangkok
Restaurant Prices in Munich are 211.5% higher than in Bangkok
Groceries Prices in Munich are 32.5% higher than in Bangkok
Local Purchasing Power in Munich is 231.2% higher than in Bangkok
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Restaurants
Bangkok Edit Munich Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 2.54 €
(100.00 ฿)
15.00 €
(591.50 ฿)
     +491.5 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 23.44 €
(924.45 ฿)
70.00 €
(2,760.35 ฿)
     +198.6 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 5.07 €
(200.00 ฿)
10.00 €
(394.34 ฿)
     +97.2 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1.78 €
(70.00 ฿)
4.50 €
(177.45 ฿)
     +153.5 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.68 €
(145.00 ฿)
4.50 €
(177.45 ฿)
     +22.4 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.19 €
(86.54 ฿)
3.73 €
(147.08 ฿)
     +70.0 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.53 €
(20.99 ฿)
3.05 €
(120.38 ฿)
     +473.4 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.31 €
(12.40 ฿)
2.60 €
(102.65 ฿)
     +727.5 %
Markets
Bangkok Edit Munich Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.74 €
(226.46 ฿)
4.34 €
(171.18 ฿)
     -24.4 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.36 €
(53.51 ฿)
2.05 €
(80.92 ฿)
     +51.2 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.62 €
(24.46 ฿)
1.18 €
(46.68 ฿)
     +90.8 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.02 €
(79.55 ฿)
3.09 €
(121.86 ฿)
     +53.2 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.89 €
(311.16 ฿)
5.71 €
(225.21 ฿)
     -27.6 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 1.26 €
(49.71 ฿)
5.66 €
(223.24 ฿)
     +349.1 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.50 €
(177.37 ฿)
7.26 €
(286.19 ฿)
     +61.4 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.27 €
(50.15 ฿)
1.20 €
(47.31 ฿)
     -5.7 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.64 €
(25.42 ฿)
0.68 €
(26.87 ฿)
     +5.7 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.95 €
(37.40 ฿)
1.03 €
(40.46 ฿)
     +8.2 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.64 €
(25.38 ฿)
1.37 €
(54.11 ฿)
     +113.2 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.61 €
(24.10 ฿)
0.71 €
(28.19 ฿)
     +17.0 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.54 €
(21.25 ฿)
0.76 €
(29.83 ฿)
     +40.4 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.15 €
(45.34 ฿)
1.76 €
(69.37 ฿)
     +53.0 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.41 €
(16.13 ฿)
0.79 €
(31.29 ฿)
     +94.0 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.22 €
(600.00 ฿)
5.99 €
(236.21 ฿)
     -60.6 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.58 €
(62.23 ฿)
0.94 €
(37.01 ฿)
     -40.5 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.05 €
(120.29 ฿)
1.52 €
(59.84 ฿)
     -50.3 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 3.80 €
(150.00 ฿)
8.20 €
(323.36 ฿)
     +115.6 %
Transportation
Bangkok Edit Munich Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.12 €
(44.00 ฿)
3.70 €
(145.90 ฿)
     +231.6 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 32.97 €
(1,300.00 ฿)
49.00 €
(1,932.25 ฿)
     +48.6 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 0.89 €
(35.00 ฿)
5.50 €
(216.88 ฿)
     +519.7 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.69 €
(66.73 ฿)
3.70 €
(145.96 ฿)
     +118.7 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 4.56 €
(180.00 ฿)
36.00 €
(1,419.61 ฿)
     +688.7 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.86 €
(152.28 ฿)
6.90 €
(272.07 ฿)
     +78.7 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 46,914.29 €
(1,850,000.00 ฿)
27,180.00 €
(1,071,805.51 ฿)
     -42.1 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,124.14 €
(911,868.42 ฿)
26,000.00 €
(1,025,273.85 ฿)
     +12.4 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Bangkok Edit Munich Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 85.00 €
(3,351.70 ฿)
273.31 €
(10,777.74 ฿)
     +221.6 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 11.98 €
(472.35 ฿)
19.67 €
(775.68 ฿)
     +64.2 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 13.89 €
(547.60 ฿)
37.32 €
(1,471.47 ฿)
     +168.7 %
Sports And Leisure
Bangkok Edit Munich Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 49.55 €
(1,953.98 ฿)
44.56 €
(1,757.31 ฿)
     -10.1 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 9.47 €
(373.38 ฿)
27.31 €
(1,077.03 ฿)
     +188.5 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 6.34 €
(250.00 ฿)
13.00 €
(512.64 ฿)
     +105.1 %
Childcare
Bangkok Edit Munich Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 584.47 €
(23,047.95 ฿)
837.65 €
(33,031.45 ฿)
     +43.3 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 11,485.76 €
(452,925.00 ฿)
14,225.00 €
(560,943.10 ฿)
     +23.8 %
Clothing And Shoes
Bangkok Edit Munich Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 49.78 €
(1,962.93 ฿)
80.61 €
(3,178.58 ฿)
     +61.9 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 37.04 €
(1,460.78 ฿)
30.50 €
(1,202.73 ฿)
     -17.7 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 93.71 €
(3,695.36 ฿)
82.77 €
(3,264.03 ฿)
     -11.7 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 88.46 €
(3,488.42 ฿)
103.38 €
(4,076.83 ฿)
     +16.9 %
Rent Per Month
Bangkok Edit Munich Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 570.96 €
(22,515.15 ฿)
1,435.23 €
(56,596.27 ฿)
     +151.4 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 265.40 €
(10,465.71 ฿)
1,140.57 €
(44,976.74 ฿)
     +329.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,435.83 €
(56,620.00 ฿)
2,468.60 €
(97,345.99 ฿)
     +71.9 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 766.50 €
(30,226.00 ฿)
1,992.76 €
(78,581.84 ฿)
     +160.0 %
Buy Apartment Price
Bangkok Edit Munich Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 440.13 €
(17,355.83 ฿)
940.82 €
(37,099.98 ฿)
     +113.8 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 209.43 €
(8,258.53 ฿)
691.00 €
(27,248.65 ฿)
     +229.9 %
Salaries And Financing
Bangkok Edit Munich Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 584.13 €
(23,034.36 ฿)
3,495.90 €
(137,856.05 ฿)
     +498.5 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.92 3.43      -42.0 %
Last update: April 2024April 2024
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