Cost of Living Comparison Between Bangkok and Paris 

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Cost of Living in Paris is 86.7% higher than in Bangkok (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Paris is 104.8% higher than in Bangkok
Rent Prices in Paris are 153.2% higher than in Bangkok
Restaurant Prices in Paris are 253.2% higher than in Bangkok
Groceries Prices in Paris are 78.3% higher than in Bangkok
Local Purchasing Power in Paris is 136.0% higher than in Bangkok
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Restaurants
Bangkok Edit Paris Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 100.00 ฿
(2.54 €)
709.45 ฿
(18.00 €)
     +609.4 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 1,000.00 ฿
(25.37 €)
2,956.03 ฿
(75.00 €)
     +195.6 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 200.00 ฿
(5.07 €)
472.96 ฿
(12.00 €)
     +136.5 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 80.00 ฿
(2.03 €)
275.90 ฿
(7.00 €)
     +244.9 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 140.00 ฿
(3.55 €)
275.90 ฿
(7.00 €)
     +97.1 %
Cappuccino (regular) 84.33 ฿
(2.14 €)
166.85 ฿
(4.23 €)
     +97.9 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 20.94 ฿
(0.53 €)
139.44 ฿
(3.54 €)
     +565.9 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 11.20 ฿
(0.28 €)
108.99 ฿
(2.77 €)
     +873.1 %
Markets
Bangkok Edit Paris Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 250.42 ฿
(6.35 €)
209.78 ฿
(5.32 €)
     -16.2 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 52.01 ฿
(1.32 €)
67.47 ฿
(1.71 €)
     +29.7 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 23.26 ฿
(0.59 €)
43.26 ฿
(1.10 €)
     +85.9 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 77.51 ฿
(1.97 €)
181.19 ฿
(4.60 €)
     +133.8 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 321.45 ฿
(8.16 €)
372.82 ฿
(9.46 €)
     +16.0 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 44.67 ฿
(1.13 €)
258.63 ฿
(6.56 €)
     +479.0 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 171.19 ฿
(4.34 €)
398.71 ฿
(10.12 €)
     +132.9 %
Apples (1 lb) 49.77 ฿
(1.26 €)
58.33 ฿
(1.48 €)
     +17.2 %
Banana (1 lb) 25.21 ฿
(0.64 €)
39.30 ฿
(1.00 €)
     +55.9 %
Oranges (1 lb) 36.08 ฿
(0.92 €)
63.25 ฿
(1.60 €)
     +75.3 %
Tomato (1 lb) 28.02 ฿
(0.71 €)
70.86 ฿
(1.80 €)
     +152.9 %
Potato (1 lb) 24.78 ฿
(0.63 €)
39.77 ฿
(1.01 €)
     +60.5 %
Onion (1 lb) 21.76 ฿
(0.55 €)
42.28 ฿
(1.07 €)
     +94.3 %
Lettuce (1 head) 43.30 ฿
(1.10 €)
62.67 ฿
(1.59 €)
     +44.7 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 15.89 ฿
(0.40 €)
37.60 ฿
(0.95 €)
     +136.7 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 600.00 ฿
(15.22 €)
315.31 ฿
(8.00 €)
     -47.4 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 62.49 ฿
(1.59 €)
90.40 ฿
(2.29 €)
     +44.7 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 129.16 ฿
(3.28 €)
137.87 ฿
(3.50 €)
     +6.7 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 150.00 ฿
(3.81 €)
472.96 ฿
(12.00 €)
     +215.3 %
Transportation
Bangkok Edit Paris Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 43.94 ฿
(1.11 €)
84.74 ฿
(2.15 €)
     +92.9 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,300.00 ฿
(32.98 €)
3,350.16 ฿
(85.00 €)
     +157.7 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 35.00 ฿
(0.89 €)
246.34 ฿
(6.25 €)
     +603.8 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 68.40 ฿
(1.74 €)
122.42 ฿
(3.11 €)
     +79.0 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 200.00 ฿
(5.07 €)
1,813.03 ฿
(46.00 €)
     +806.5 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 154.15 ฿
(3.91 €)
284.92 ฿
(7.23 €)
     +84.8 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,000,000.00 ฿
(50,743.77 €)
1,202,118.00 ฿
(30,500.00 €)
     -39.9 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 917,088.24 ฿
(23,268.26 €)
1,206,995.45 ฿
(30,623.75 €)
     +31.6 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Bangkok Edit Paris Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 3,263.91 ฿
(82.81 €)
9,264.29 ฿
(235.05 €)
     +183.8 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 465.74 ฿
(11.82 €)
615.04 ฿
(15.60 €)
     +32.1 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 532.82 ฿
(13.52 €)
1,154.10 ฿
(29.28 €)
     +116.6 %
Sports And Leisure
Bangkok Edit Paris Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,993.41 ฿
(50.58 €)
1,499.00 ฿
(38.03 €)
     -24.8 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 400.06 ฿
(10.15 €)
689.35 ฿
(17.49 €)
     +72.3 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 250.00 ฿
(6.34 €)
512.38 ฿
(13.00 €)
     +105.0 %
Childcare
Bangkok Edit Paris Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 24,051.64 ฿
(610.24 €)
29,319.42 ฿
(743.89 €)
     +21.9 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 448,379.55 ฿
(11,376.23 €)
645,399.42 ฿
(16,375.00 €)
     +43.9 %
Clothing And Shoes
Bangkok Edit Paris Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 2,088.04 ฿
(52.98 €)
3,829.42 ฿
(97.16 €)
     +83.4 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,382.61 ฿
(35.08 €)
1,632.38 ฿
(41.42 €)
     +18.1 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 3,523.10 ฿
(89.39 €)
4,058.10 ฿
(102.96 €)
     +15.2 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 3,199.95 ฿
(81.19 €)
5,569.94 ฿
(141.32 €)
     +74.1 %
Rent Per Month
Bangkok Edit Paris Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 21,818.18 ฿
(553.57 €)
53,703.99 ฿
(1,362.57 €)
     +146.1 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 10,481.58 ฿
(265.94 €)
39,262.11 ฿
(996.15 €)
     +274.6 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 58,810.34 ฿
(1,492.13 €)
122,872.23 ฿
(3,117.50 €)
     +108.9 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 29,468.52 ฿
(747.67 €)
89,429.70 ฿
(2,269.00 €)
     +203.5 %
Buy Apartment Price
Bangkok Edit Paris Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 17,853.39 ฿
(452.97 €)
43,517.83 ฿
(1,104.13 €)
     +143.8 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 8,052.14 ฿
(204.30 €)
32,178.34 ฿
(816.43 €)
     +299.6 %
Salaries And Financing
Bangkok Edit Paris Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 23,789.78 ฿
(603.59 €)
114,960.68 ฿
(2,916.77 €)
     +383.2 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.08 3.80      -37.6 %
Last update: June 2024June 2024
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