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Cost of Living Comparison Between Bangkok and Bucharest 

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Consumer Prices in Bucharest are 29.84% lower than in Bangkok
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Bucharest are 37.05% lower than in Bangkok
Rent Prices in Bucharest are 52.94% lower than in Bangkok
Restaurant Prices in Bucharest are 40.91% higher than in Bangkok
Groceries Prices in Bucharest are 44.38% lower than in Bangkok
Local Purchasing Power in Bucharest is 47.21% higher than in Bangkok
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  BangkokBucharestDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 60.00 ฿
(8.28 lei)
253.54 ฿
(35.00 lei)
     +322.57 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 800.00 ฿
(110.43 lei)
869.29 ฿
(120.00 lei)
     +8.66 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 170.00 ฿
(23.47 lei)
144.88 ฿
(20.00 lei)
     -14.78 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 80.00 ฿
(11.04 lei)
57.95 ฿
(8.00 lei)
     -27.56 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 150.00 ฿
(20.71 lei)
72.44 ฿
(10.00 lei)
     -51.71 %
Cappuccino (regular) 74.74 ฿
(10.32 lei)
65.63 ฿
(9.06 lei)
     -12.18 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 17.25 ฿
(2.38 lei)
47.36 ฿
(6.54 lei)
     +174.63 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 9.38 ฿
(1.30 lei)
43.26 ฿
(5.97 lei)
     +361.04 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 192.03 ฿
(26.51 lei)
129.36 ฿
(17.86 lei)
     -32.64 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 29.59 ฿
(4.09 lei)
17.49 ฿
(2.41 lei)
     -40.91 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 19.73 ฿
(2.72 lei)
16.48 ฿
(2.27 lei)
     -16.48 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 57.84 ฿
(7.98 lei)
68.02 ฿
(9.39 lei)
     +17.61 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 296.78 ฿
(40.97 lei)
81.23 ฿
(11.21 lei)
     -72.63 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 40.00 ฿
(5.52 lei)
69.38 ฿
(9.58 lei)
     +73.47 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 186.30 ฿
(25.72 lei)
102.80 ฿
(14.19 lei)
     -44.82 %
Apples (1 lb) 42.45 ฿
(5.86 lei)
13.46 ฿
(1.86 lei)
     -68.30 %
Banana (1 lb) 18.24 ฿
(2.52 lei)
17.46 ฿
(2.41 lei)
     -4.30 %
Oranges (1 lb) 32.36 ฿
(4.47 lei)
16.00 ฿
(2.21 lei)
     -50.57 %
Tomato (1 lb) 20.35 ฿
(2.81 lei)
17.05 ฿
(2.35 lei)
     -16.24 %
Potato (1 lb) 17.80 ฿
(2.46 lei)
9.31 ฿
(1.28 lei)
     -47.71 %
Onion (1 lb) 16.30 ฿
(2.25 lei)
9.48 ฿
(1.31 lei)
     -41.87 %
Lettuce (1 head) 33.42 ฿
(4.61 lei)
19.38 ฿
(2.68 lei)
     -42.00 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 16.81 ฿
(2.32 lei)
17.93 ฿
(2.47 lei)
     +6.66 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 725.00 ฿
(100.08 lei)
144.88 ฿
(20.00 lei)
     -80.02 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 60.02 ฿
(8.28 lei)
25.19 ฿
(3.48 lei)
     -58.02 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 118.46 ฿
(16.35 lei)
43.51 ฿
(6.01 lei)
     -63.27 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 150.00 ฿
(20.71 lei)
130.39 ฿
(18.00 lei)
     -13.07 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 35.00 ฿
(4.83 lei)
9.42 ฿
(1.30 lei)
     -73.09 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,080.00 ฿
(149.09 lei)
362.20 ฿
(50.00 lei)
     -66.46 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 35.00 ฿
(4.83 lei)
13.40 ฿
(1.85 lei)
     -61.71 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 9.66 ฿
(1.33 lei)
21.57 ฿
(2.98 lei)
     +123.36 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 120.00 ฿
(16.57 lei)
129.67 ฿
(17.90 lei)
     +8.06 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 114.59 ฿
(15.82 lei)
158.29 ฿
(21.85 lei)
     +38.13 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,400,000.00 ฿
(193,260.77 lei)
544,882.55 ฿
(75,217.44 lei)
     -61.08 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 845,750.00 ฿
(116,750.21 lei)
593,662.08 ฿
(81,951.14 lei)
     -29.81 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,818.46 ฿
(389.07 lei)
3,233.21 ฿
(446.32 lei)
     +14.72 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.84 ฿
(0.25 lei)
2.63 ฿
(0.36 lei)
     +43.30 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 724.12 ฿
(99.96 lei)
274.64 ฿
(37.91 lei)
     -62.07 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 2,168.54 ฿
(299.35 lei)
1,231.50 ฿
(170.00 lei)
     -43.21 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 330.63 ฿
(45.64 lei)
434.79 ฿
(60.02 lei)
     +31.50 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 240.00 ฿
(33.13 lei)
217.32 ฿
(30.00 lei)
     -9.45 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 8,626.25 ฿
(1,190.80 lei)
11,061.10 ฿
(1,526.91 lei)
     +28.23 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 433,633.33 ฿
(59,860.22 lei)
212,848.25 ฿
(29,382.30 lei)
     -50.92 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 1,852.03 ฿
(255.66 lei)
2,004.61 ฿
(276.72 lei)
     +8.24 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,138.28 ฿
(157.13 lei)
1,024.91 ฿
(141.48 lei)
     -9.96 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 2,961.97 ฿
(408.88 lei)
2,246.08 ฿
(310.06 lei)
     -24.17 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 2,823.81 ฿
(389.81 lei)
2,670.68 ฿
(368.67 lei)
     -5.42 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 21,885.25 ฿
(3,021.11 lei)
13,626.31 ฿
(1,881.02 lei)
     -37.74 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 10,601.35 ฿
(1,463.45 lei)
9,159.72 ฿
(1,264.44 lei)
     -13.60 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 65,383.33 ฿
(9,025.74 lei)
22,281.95 ฿
(3,075.88 lei)
     -65.92 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 30,140.00 ฿
(4,160.63 lei)
15,100.29 ฿
(2,084.50 lei)
     -49.90 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 14,636.53 ฿
(2,020.48 lei)
5,442.11 ฿
(751.25 lei)
     -62.82 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 6,933.89 ฿
(957.18 lei)
3,402.71 ฿
(469.72 lei)
     -50.93 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 23,657.41 ฿
(3,265.75 lei)
21,921.94 ฿
(3,026.18 lei)
     -7.34 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.79 6.28      +8.47 %
Last update: August 2019August 2019
Contributors:451655
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: THB