Cost of Living Comparison Between Bangkok and Paris 

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Consumer Prices in Paris are 84.1% higher than in Bangkok (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Paris are 98.7% higher than in Bangkok
Rent Prices in Paris are 135.9% higher than in Bangkok
Restaurant Prices in Paris are 266.1% higher than in Bangkok
Groceries Prices in Paris are 76.5% higher than in Bangkok
Local Purchasing Power in Paris is 144.6% higher than in Bangkok
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Restaurants
Bangkok Edit Paris Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 100.00 ฿
(2.57 €)
700.15 ฿
(18.00 €)
     +600.1 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 847.90 ฿
(21.80 €)
2,722.80 ฿
(70.00 €)
     +221.1 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 200.00 ฿
(5.14 €)
466.77 ฿
(12.00 €)
     +133.4 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 70.00 ฿
(1.80 €)
272.28 ฿
(7.00 €)
     +289.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 132.67 ฿
(3.41 €)
272.28 ฿
(7.00 €)
     +105.2 %
Cappuccino (regular) 83.71 ฿
(2.15 €)
163.68 ฿
(4.21 €)
     +95.5 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 20.06 ฿
(0.52 €)
128.36 ฿
(3.30 €)
     +539.9 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 11.72 ฿
(0.30 €)
107.72 ฿
(2.77 €)
     +819.1 %
Markets
Bangkok Edit Paris Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 227.49 ฿
(5.85 €)
212.12 ฿
(5.45 €)
     -6.8 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 50.77 ฿
(1.31 €)
65.15 ฿
(1.68 €)
     +28.3 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 24.83 ฿
(0.64 €)
39.74 ฿
(1.02 €)
     +60.1 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 76.31 ฿
(1.96 €)
176.33 ฿
(4.53 €)
     +131.1 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 317.40 ฿
(8.16 €)
354.42 ฿
(9.11 €)
     +11.7 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 50.28 ฿
(1.29 €)
248.45 ฿
(6.39 €)
     +394.1 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 177.14 ฿
(4.55 €)
401.39 ฿
(10.32 €)
     +126.6 %
Apples (1 lb) 48.51 ฿
(1.25 €)
60.82 ฿
(1.56 €)
     +25.4 %
Banana (1 lb) 22.24 ฿
(0.57 €)
41.34 ฿
(1.06 €)
     +85.8 %
Oranges (1 lb) 36.20 ฿
(0.93 €)
61.86 ฿
(1.59 €)
     +70.9 %
Tomato (1 lb) 24.69 ฿
(0.63 €)
71.71 ฿
(1.84 €)
     +190.5 %
Potato (1 lb) 24.31 ฿
(0.62 €)
39.11 ฿
(1.01 €)
     +60.9 %
Onion (1 lb) 21.10 ฿
(0.54 €)
43.11 ฿
(1.11 €)
     +104.3 %
Lettuce (1 head) 43.74 ฿
(1.12 €)
61.86 ฿
(1.59 €)
     +41.4 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 15.82 ฿
(0.41 €)
34.20 ฿
(0.88 €)
     +116.2 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 650.00 ฿
(16.71 €)
311.18 ฿
(8.00 €)
     -52.1 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 61.46 ฿
(1.58 €)
86.01 ฿
(2.21 €)
     +40.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 117.34 ฿
(3.02 €)
134.36 ฿
(3.45 €)
     +14.5 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 150.00 ฿
(3.86 €)
466.77 ฿
(12.00 €)
     +211.2 %
Transportation
Bangkok Edit Paris Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 43.00 ฿
(1.11 €)
81.68 ฿
(2.10 €)
     +90.0 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,300.00 ฿
(33.42 €)
3,271.25 ฿
(84.10 €)
     +151.6 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 35.00 ฿
(0.90 €)
233.38 ฿
(6.00 €)
     +566.8 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 64.37 ฿
(1.65 €)
116.69 ฿
(3.00 €)
     +81.3 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 180.00 ฿
(4.63 €)
1,769.82 ฿
(45.50 €)
     +883.2 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 153.11 ฿
(3.94 €)
277.44 ฿
(7.13 €)
     +81.2 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,950,000.00 ฿
(50,132.18 €)
1,166,915.06 ฿
(30,000.00 €)
     -40.2 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 906,472.22 ฿
(23,304.32 €)
1,157,142.15 ฿
(29,748.75 €)
     +27.7 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Bangkok Edit Paris Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 3,100.47 ฿
(79.71 €)
8,113.48 ฿
(208.59 €)
     +161.7 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 465.23 ฿
(11.96 €)
731.81 ฿
(18.81 €)
     +57.3 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 561.15 ฿
(14.43 €)
1,213.58 ฿
(31.20 €)
     +116.3 %
Sports And Leisure
Bangkok Edit Paris Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 2,022.61 ฿
(52.00 €)
1,445.54 ฿
(37.16 €)
     -28.5 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 392.36 ฿
(10.09 €)
600.13 ฿
(15.43 €)
     +53.0 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 250.00 ฿
(6.43 €)
505.66 ฿
(13.00 €)
     +102.3 %
Childcare
Bangkok Edit Paris Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 20,243.90 ฿
(520.45 €)
30,320.34 ฿
(779.50 €)
     +49.8 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 441,159.52 ฿
(11,341.69 €)
598,043.97 ฿
(15,375.00 €)
     +35.6 %
Clothing And Shoes
Bangkok Edit Paris Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 1,941.40 ฿
(49.91 €)
3,571.45 ฿
(91.82 €)
     +84.0 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,470.37 ฿
(37.80 €)
1,562.62 ฿
(40.17 €)
     +6.3 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 3,478.80 ฿
(89.44 €)
3,826.68 ฿
(98.38 €)
     +10.0 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 3,303.96 ฿
(84.94 €)
5,262.64 ฿
(135.30 €)
     +59.3 %
Rent Per Month
Bangkok Edit Paris Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 23,794.12 ฿
(611.72 €)
56,201.42 ฿
(1,444.87 €)
     +136.2 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 10,865.71 ฿
(279.34 €)
37,449.33 ฿
(962.78 €)
     +244.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 58,065.22 ฿
(1,492.79 €)
117,591.90 ฿
(3,023.15 €)
     +102.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 32,332.69 ฿
(831.24 €)
83,815.92 ฿
(2,154.81 €)
     +159.2 %
Buy Apartment Price
Bangkok Edit Paris Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 17,693.66 ฿
(454.88 €)
43,309.14 ฿
(1,113.43 €)
     +144.8 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 8,258.53 ฿
(212.32 €)
30,234.08 ฿
(777.28 €)
     +266.1 %
Salaries And Financing
Bangkok Edit Paris Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 23,196.47 ฿
(596.35 €)
112,776.20 ฿
(2,899.34 €)
     +386.2 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.86 3.79      -35.3 %
Last update: March 2024March 2024
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