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Cost of Living Comparison Between Bangkok and Tokyo 

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Consumer Prices in Tokyo are 52.61% higher than in Bangkok
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Tokyo are 50.17% higher than in Bangkok
Rent Prices in Tokyo are 44.66% higher than in Bangkok
Restaurant Prices in Tokyo are 94.07% higher than in Bangkok
Groceries Prices in Tokyo are 50.06% higher than in Bangkok
Local Purchasing Power in Tokyo is 170.58% higher than in Bangkok
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 60.00 ฿
(215.15 ¥)
278.87 ฿
(1,000.00 ¥)
     +364.78 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 800.00 ฿
(2,868.71 ¥)
1,394.35 ฿
(5,000.00 ¥)
     +74.29 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 172.50 ฿
(618.57 ¥)
192.42 ฿
(690.00 ¥)
     +11.55 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 80.00 ฿
(286.87 ¥)
139.44 ฿
(500.00 ¥)
     +74.29 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 150.00 ฿
(537.88 ¥)
139.44 ฿
(500.00 ¥)
     -7.04 %
Cappuccino (regular) 74.17 ฿
(265.96 ¥)
109.43 ฿
(392.40 ¥)
     +47.54 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 17.59 ฿
(63.07 ¥)
44.02 ฿
(157.86 ¥)
     +150.28 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 9.52 ฿
(34.15 ¥)
30.01 ฿
(107.62 ¥)
     +215.10 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 195.82 ฿
(702.18 ¥)
192.57 ฿
(690.55 ¥)
     -1.66 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 30.54 ฿
(109.50 ¥)
48.76 ฿
(174.85 ¥)
     +59.68 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 19.09 ฿
(68.46 ¥)
74.99 ฿
(268.92 ¥)
     +292.83 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 58.09 ฿
(208.31 ¥)
65.63 ฿
(235.33 ¥)
     +12.97 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 299.37 ฿
(1,073.51 ¥)
143.74 ฿
(515.45 ¥)
     -51.99 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 41.07 ฿
(147.27 ¥)
106.56 ฿
(382.10 ¥)
     +159.46 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 179.82 ฿
(644.80 ¥)
325.34 ฿
(1,166.64 ¥)
     +80.93 %
Apples (1 lb) 42.62 ฿
(152.82 ¥)
97.08 ฿
(348.13 ¥)
     +127.81 %
Banana (1 lb) 18.52 ฿
(66.40 ¥)
42.13 ฿
(151.07 ¥)
     +127.52 %
Oranges (1 lb) 32.63 ฿
(117.01 ¥)
77.84 ฿
(279.13 ¥)
     +138.55 %
Tomato (1 lb) 21.87 ฿
(78.42 ¥)
73.19 ฿
(262.44 ¥)
     +234.65 %
Potato (1 lb) 18.60 ฿
(66.69 ¥)
50.02 ฿
(179.38 ¥)
     +168.98 %
Onion (1 lb) 17.34 ฿
(62.17 ¥)
42.67 ฿
(153.01 ¥)
     +146.12 %
Lettuce (1 head) 33.25 ฿
(119.23 ¥)
55.13 ฿
(197.69 ¥)
     +65.81 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 17.88 ฿
(64.13 ¥)
36.08 ฿
(129.39 ¥)
     +101.75 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 700.00 ฿
(2,510.12 ¥)
334.65 ฿
(1,200.00 ¥)
     -52.19 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 62.19 ฿
(223.00 ¥)
79.06 ฿
(283.50 ¥)
     +27.13 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 117.72 ฿
(422.13 ¥)
116.20 ฿
(416.67 ¥)
     -1.29 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 150.00 ฿
(537.88 ¥)
136.65 ฿
(490.00 ¥)
     -8.90 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 35.00 ฿
(125.51 ¥)
51.59 ฿
(185.00 ¥)
     +47.40 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,150.00 ฿
(4,123.77 ¥)
2,788.71 ฿
(10,000.00 ¥)
     +142.50 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 35.00 ฿
(125.51 ¥)
122.70 ฿
(440.00 ¥)
     +250.58 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 9.66 ฿
(34.63 ¥)
184.01 ฿
(659.83 ¥)
     +1,805.62 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 120.00 ฿
(430.31 ¥)
1,003.94 ฿
(3,600.00 ¥)
     +736.61 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 114.50 ฿
(410.60 ¥)
149.00 ฿
(534.28 ¥)
     +30.12 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,400,000.00 ฿
(5,020,245.29 ¥)
708,053.05 ฿
(2,539,000.00 ¥)
     -49.42 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 854,156.25 ฿
(3,062,909.92 ¥)
619,558.04 ฿
(2,221,666.67 ¥)
     -27.47 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,973.51 ฿
(10,662.70 ¥)
5,574.01 ฿
(19,987.77 ¥)
     +87.46 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.82 ฿
(6.54 ¥)
12.22 ฿
(43.81 ¥)
     +569.44 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 697.17 ฿
(2,499.99 ¥)
1,277.74 ฿
(4,581.82 ¥)
     +83.27 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 2,224.15 ฿
(7,975.55 ¥)
2,600.98 ฿
(9,326.83 ¥)
     +16.94 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 325.07 ฿
(1,165.66 ¥)
864.50 ฿
(3,100.00 ¥)
     +165.94 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 250.00 ฿
(896.47 ¥)
501.97 ฿
(1,800.00 ¥)
     +100.79 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 8,804.86 ฿
(31,573.25 ¥)
17,469.02 ฿
(62,641.98 ¥)
     +98.40 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 438,151.52 ฿
(1,571,162.91 ¥)
570,523.25 ฿
(2,045,833.33 ¥)
     +30.21 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 1,852.20 ฿
(6,641.80 ¥)
1,960.46 ฿
(7,030.00 ¥)
     +5.84 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,126.62 ฿
(4,039.95 ¥)
1,340.78 ฿
(4,807.89 ¥)
     +19.01 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 3,016.78 ฿
(10,817.84 ¥)
2,348.45 ฿
(8,421.27 ¥)
     -22.15 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 2,779.66 ฿
(9,967.56 ¥)
3,974.36 ฿
(14,251.61 ¥)
     +42.98 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 20,825.40 ฿
(74,677.57 ¥)
35,779.78 ฿
(128,302.33 ¥)
     +71.81 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 10,228.81 ฿
(36,679.40 ¥)
22,045.47 ฿
(79,052.63 ¥)
     +115.52 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 65,280.70 ฿
(234,089.38 ¥)
81,194.32 ฿
(291,153.85 ¥)
     +24.38 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 29,127.66 ฿
(104,448.57 ¥)
42,009.10 ฿
(150,640.00 ¥)
     +44.22 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 14,875.69 ฿
(53,342.59 ¥)
29,595.08 ฿
(106,124.68 ¥)
     +98.95 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 7,168.96 ฿
(25,707.09 ¥)
15,792.20 ฿
(56,629.09 ¥)
     +120.29 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 22,342.59 ฿
(80,118.07 ¥)
90,787.50 ฿
(325,553.95 ¥)
     +306.34 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.63 1.46      -74.05 %
Last update: October 2019October 2019
Contributors:444259
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: THB