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Cost of Living Comparison Between Bangkok and Tokyo 

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Consumer Prices in Tokyo are 58.88% higher than in Bangkok
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Tokyo are 56.56% higher than in Bangkok
Rent Prices in Tokyo are 51.26% higher than in Bangkok
Restaurant Prices in Tokyo are 109.87% higher than in Bangkok
Groceries Prices in Tokyo are 52.77% higher than in Bangkok
Local Purchasing Power in Tokyo is 155.92% higher than in Bangkok
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 60.00 ฿
(209.92 ¥)
285.82 ฿
(1,000.00 ¥)
     +376.36 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 800.00 ฿
(2,798.98 ¥)
1,643.45 ฿
(5,750.00 ¥)
     +105.43 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 172.50 ฿
(603.53 ¥)
197.21 ฿
(690.00 ¥)
     +14.33 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 80.00 ฿
(279.90 ¥)
121.47 ฿
(425.00 ¥)
     +51.84 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 150.00 ฿
(524.81 ¥)
142.91 ฿
(500.00 ¥)
     -4.73 %
Cappuccino (regular) 70.69 ฿
(247.33 ¥)
113.69 ฿
(397.78 ¥)
     +60.83 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 16.64 ฿
(58.23 ¥)
43.31 ฿
(151.53 ¥)
     +160.23 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 8.95 ฿
(31.33 ¥)
32.01 ฿
(112.00 ¥)
     +257.52 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 195.03 ฿
(682.35 ¥)
193.48 ฿
(676.93 ¥)
     -0.79 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 30.97 ฿
(108.37 ¥)
47.08 ฿
(164.73 ¥)
     +52.02 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 19.81 ฿
(69.31 ¥)
77.43 ฿
(270.90 ¥)
     +290.87 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 56.12 ฿
(196.34 ¥)
65.29 ฿
(228.43 ¥)
     +16.35 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 316.22 ฿
(1,106.36 ¥)
123.88 ฿
(433.43 ¥)
     -60.82 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 39.28 ฿
(137.43 ¥)
107.99 ฿
(377.82 ¥)
     +174.92 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 180.79 ฿
(632.53 ¥)
352.63 ฿
(1,233.77 ¥)
     +95.05 %
Apples (1 lb) 43.59 ฿
(152.52 ¥)
102.64 ฿
(359.09 ¥)
     +135.44 %
Banana (1 lb) 18.33 ฿
(64.15 ¥)
46.49 ฿
(162.66 ¥)
     +153.57 %
Oranges (1 lb) 32.68 ฿
(114.35 ¥)
77.79 ฿
(272.16 ¥)
     +138.01 %
Tomato (1 lb) 20.50 ฿
(71.71 ¥)
77.29 ฿
(270.41 ¥)
     +277.08 %
Potato (1 lb) 18.25 ฿
(63.85 ¥)
52.38 ฿
(183.25 ¥)
     +186.99 %
Onion (1 lb) 16.16 ฿
(56.55 ¥)
43.13 ฿
(150.92 ¥)
     +166.89 %
Lettuce (1 head) 34.17 ฿
(119.54 ¥)
55.69 ฿
(194.86 ¥)
     +63.01 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 17.27 ฿
(60.42 ¥)
36.64 ฿
(128.18 ¥)
     +112.14 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 750.00 ฿
(2,624.05 ¥)
428.73 ฿
(1,500.00 ¥)
     -42.84 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 60.97 ฿
(213.31 ¥)
79.73 ฿
(278.96 ¥)
     +30.78 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 119.68 ฿
(418.71 ¥)
116.93 ฿
(409.09 ¥)
     -2.30 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 150.00 ฿
(524.81 ¥)
137.19 ฿
(480.00 ¥)
     -8.54 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 34.50 ฿
(120.71 ¥)
56.45 ฿
(197.50 ¥)
     +63.62 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,080.00 ฿
(3,778.63 ¥)
2,858.18 ฿
(10,000.00 ¥)
     +164.65 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 35.00 ฿
(122.46 ¥)
131.48 ฿
(460.00 ¥)
     +275.65 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 9.66 ฿
(33.78 ¥)
188.59 ฿
(659.83 ¥)
     +1,853.09 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 120.00 ฿
(419.85 ¥)
1,086.11 ฿
(3,800.00 ¥)
     +805.09 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 115.31 ฿
(403.44 ¥)
156.64 ฿
(548.04 ¥)
     +35.84 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,400,000.00 ฿
(4,898,219.23 ¥)
725,692.30 ฿
(2,539,000.00 ¥)
     -48.16 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 831,647.06 ฿
(2,909,706.87 ¥)
644,519.95 ฿
(2,255,000.00 ¥)
     -22.50 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,675.85 ฿
(9,362.05 ¥)
5,547.66 ฿
(19,409.76 ¥)
     +107.32 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.90 ฿
(6.65 ¥)
13.43 ฿
(47.00 ¥)
     +606.64 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 725.01 ฿
(2,536.63 ¥)
1,321.21 ฿
(4,622.56 ¥)
     +82.23 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 2,129.34 ฿
(7,449.98 ¥)
2,643.82 ฿
(9,250.00 ¥)
     +24.16 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 319.25 ฿
(1,116.98 ¥)
878.51 ฿
(3,073.68 ¥)
     +175.18 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 240.00 ฿
(839.69 ¥)
514.47 ฿
(1,800.00 ¥)
     +114.36 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 8,454.17 ฿
(29,578.84 ¥)
13,408.60 ฿
(46,913.04 ¥)
     +58.60 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 387,370.37 ฿
(1,355,303.57 ¥)
596,788.31 ฿
(2,088,000.00 ¥)
     +54.06 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 1,800.47 ฿
(6,299.35 ¥)
2,019.78 ฿
(7,066.67 ¥)
     +12.18 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,108.13 ฿
(3,877.04 ¥)
1,371.93 ฿
(4,800.00 ¥)
     +23.81 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 2,975.25 ฿
(10,409.58 ¥)
2,383.24 ฿
(8,338.30 ¥)
     -19.90 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 2,752.38 ฿
(9,629.83 ¥)
4,146.81 ฿
(14,508.57 ¥)
     +50.66 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 20,872.40 ฿
(73,026.85 ¥)
36,495.41 ฿
(127,687.50 ¥)
     +74.85 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 10,669.23 ฿
(37,328.74 ¥)
21,663.72 ฿
(75,795.45 ¥)
     +103.05 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 62,017.54 ฿
(216,982.52 ¥)
85,541.29 ฿
(299,285.71 ¥)
     +37.93 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 30,100.00 ฿
(105,311.71 ¥)
42,882.25 ฿
(150,033.33 ¥)
     +42.47 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 15,256.36 ฿
(53,377.87 ¥)
31,437.75 ฿
(109,992.15 ¥)
     +106.06 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 6,930.51 ฿
(24,247.97 ¥)
16,735.30 ฿
(58,552.25 ¥)
     +141.47 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 23,424.53 ฿
(81,956.05 ¥)
93,858.15 ฿
(328,384.13 ¥)
     +300.68 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.88 1.43      -75.75 %
Last update: July 2019July 2019
Contributors:451260
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: THB