Cost of Living Comparison Between Bangkok and Hue 

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Consumer Prices in Hue are 33.8% lower than in Bangkok (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Hue are 42.8% lower than in Bangkok
Rent Prices in Hue are 65.9% lower than in Bangkok
Restaurant Prices in Hue are 52.4% lower than in Bangkok
Groceries Prices in Hue are 32.1% lower than in Bangkok
Local Purchasing Power in Hue is 16.3% lower than in Bangkok
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Restaurants
Bangkok Edit Hue Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 100.00 ฿
(67,821.80 ₫)
44.23 ฿
(30,000.00 ₫)
     -55.8 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 1,000.00 ฿
(678,217.97 ₫)
405.47 ฿
(275,000.00 ₫)
     -59.5 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 200.00 ฿
(135,643.59 ₫)
147.45 ฿
(100,000.00 ₫)
     -26.3 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 70.00 ฿
(47,475.26 ₫)
29.49 ฿
(20,000.00 ₫)
     -57.9 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 132.77 ฿
(90,047.24 ₫)
44.23 ฿
(30,000.00 ₫)
     -66.7 %
Cappuccino (regular) 83.23 ฿
(56,447.95 ₫)
39.25 ฿
(26,619.42 ₫)
     -52.8 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 20.15 ฿
(13,666.97 ₫)
21.57 ฿
(14,631.58 ₫)
     +7.1 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 11.94 ฿
(8,097.91 ₫)
11.50 ฿
(7,800.00 ₫)
     -3.7 %
Markets
Bangkok Edit Hue Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 225.28 ฿
(152,785.64 ₫)
192.88 ฿
(130,811.84 ₫)
     -14.4 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 50.84 ฿
(34,482.21 ₫)
26.75 ฿
(18,143.72 ₫)
     -47.4 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 23.24 ฿
(15,759.72 ₫)
10.96 ฿
(7,434.11 ₫)
     -52.8 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 75.77 ฿
(51,386.64 ₫)
44.34 ฿
(30,075.33 ₫)
     -41.5 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 326.55 ฿
(221,469.82 ₫)
214.02 ฿
(145,149.73 ₫)
     -34.5 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 50.31 ฿
(34,123.80 ₫)
55.73 ฿
(37,799.41 ₫)
     +10.8 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 177.20 ฿
(120,182.50 ₫)
193.12 ฿
(130,974.95 ₫)
     +9.0 %
Apples (1 lb) 48.51 ฿
(32,899.68 ₫)
37.59 ฿
(25,495.87 ₫)
     -22.5 %
Banana (1 lb) 21.57 ฿
(14,626.58 ₫)
11.41 ฿
(7,741.63 ₫)
     -47.1 %
Oranges (1 lb) 36.22 ฿
(24,562.38 ₫)
22.29 ฿
(15,119.76 ₫)
     -38.4 %
Tomato (1 lb) 24.69 ฿
(16,745.04 ₫)
6.82 ฿
(4,626.95 ₫)
     -72.4 %
Potato (1 lb) 23.75 ฿
(16,106.46 ₫)
10.97 ฿
(7,438.80 ₫)
     -53.8 %
Onion (1 lb) 21.10 ฿
(14,311.43 ₫)
13.15 ฿
(8,918.88 ₫)
     -37.7 %
Lettuce (1 head) 43.74 ฿
(29,664.17 ₫)
25.91 ฿
(17,572.67 ₫)
     -40.8 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 15.85 ฿
(10,749.30 ₫)
13.15 ฿
(8,920.85 ₫)
     -17.0 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 700.00 ฿
(474,752.58 ₫)
294.89 ฿
(200,000.00 ₫)
     -57.9 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 61.72 ฿
(41,859.11 ₫)
29.49 ฿
(20,000.00 ₫)
     -52.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 117.39 ฿
(79,613.30 ₫)
49.60 ฿
(33,642.88 ₫)
     -57.7 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 150.00 ฿
(101,732.69 ₫)
44.23 ฿
(30,000.00 ₫)
     -70.5 %
Transportation
Bangkok Edit Hue Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 44.00 ฿
(29,841.59 ₫)
12.32 ฿
(8,353.60 ₫)
     -72.0 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,200.00 ฿
(813,861.56 ₫)
280.69 ฿
(190,371.61 ₫)
     -76.6 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 35.00 ฿
(23,737.63 ₫)
17.11 ฿
(11,605.45 ₫)
     -51.1 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 64.44 ฿
(43,707.68 ₫)
38.45 ฿
(26,076.08 ₫)
     -40.3 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 180.00 ฿
(122,079.23 ₫)
95.91 ฿
(65,046.53 ₫)
     -46.7 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 153.16 ฿
(103,876.85 ₫)
114.09 ฿
(77,377.49 ₫)
     -25.5 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,950,000.00 ฿
(1,322,525,034.77 ₫)
1,254,157.15 ฿
(850,591,913.00 ₫)
     -35.7 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 906,472.22 ฿
(614,785,747.29 ₫)
1,091,094.66 ฿
(740,000,000.00 ₫)
     +20.4 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Bangkok Edit Hue Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 3,111.88 ฿
(2,110,536.23 ₫)
1,944.81 ฿
(1,319,003.28 ₫)
     -37.5 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 469.58 ฿
(318,476.88 ₫)
210.66 ฿
(142,875.00 ₫)
     -55.1 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 566.52 ฿
(384,223.14 ₫)
300.74 ฿
(203,967.18 ₫)
     -46.9 %
Sports And Leisure
Bangkok Edit Hue Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 2,010.21 ฿
(1,363,357.93 ₫)
1,965.94 ฿
(1,333,335.64 ₫)
     -2.2 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 392.36 ฿
(266,105.60 ₫)
292.79 ฿
(198,575.33 ₫)
     -25.4 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 250.00 ฿
(169,554.49 ₫)
132.70 ฿
(90,000.00 ₫)
     -46.9 %
Childcare
Bangkok Edit Hue Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 19,876.95 ฿
(13,480,903.14 ₫)
5,160.58 ฿
(3,500,000.00 ₫)
     -74.0 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 439,288.64 ฿
(297,933,445.68 ₫)
346,290.77 ฿
(234,860,625.00 ₫)
     -21.2 %
Clothing And Shoes
Bangkok Edit Hue Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 1,941.40 ฿
(1,316,692.36 ₫)
1,325.91 ฿
(899,254.97 ₫)
     -31.7 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,470.37 ฿
(997,229.58 ₫)
709.42 ฿
(481,143.46 ₫)
     -51.8 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 3,436.90 ฿
(2,330,964.99 ₫)
2,211.68 ฿
(1,500,000.00 ₫)
     -35.6 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 3,343.96 ฿
(2,267,933.75 ₫)
1,474.46 ฿
(1,000,003.47 ₫)
     -55.9 %
Rent Per Month
Bangkok Edit Hue Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 24,176.47 ฿
(16,396,916.72 ₫)
5,320.10 ฿
(3,608,189.17 ₫)
     -78.0 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 11,147.22 ฿
(7,560,246.39 ₫)
3,996.33 ฿
(2,710,385.83 ₫)
     -64.1 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 58,065.22 ฿
(39,380,873.67 ₫)
19,744.14 ฿
(13,390,827.50 ₫)
     -66.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 31,746.55 ฿
(21,531,081.76 ₫)
13,639.33 ฿
(9,250,440.00 ₫)
     -57.0 %
Buy Apartment Price
Bangkok Edit Hue Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 17,936.05 ฿
(12,164,550.11 ₫)
5,324.72 ฿
(3,611,318.64 ₫)
     -70.3 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 8,263.20 ฿
(5,604,247.79 ₫)
4,007.59 ฿
(2,718,022.73 ₫)
     -51.5 %
Salaries And Financing
Bangkok Edit Hue Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 23,203.98 ฿
(15,737,355.06 ₫)
11,118.47 ฿
(7,540,748.33 ₫)
     -52.1 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.72 6.87      +20.1 %
Last update: February 2024February 2024
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