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Adelaide vs Bangkok
Adl vs Bkk

Average net salary (After tax)

Bangkok
Adelaide

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Bkk
Adl
Outside city centre
Bkk
Adl

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Bkk
Adl
Outside city centre
Bkk
Adl

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Bkk
Adl
Outside city centre
Bkk
Adl

Mortgage rates

Bangkok
4.5%
Adelaide
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

Electricity, heating, water, Garbage for a 85m2 Apartment

Bangkok
Adelaide

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Bkk
Adl

Mobile phone data

One-minute local prepaid call (no plan or discount)

Bkk
Adl

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Bkk
Adl

Monthly pass

Regular price

Bkk
Adl

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Bangkok
Adelaide

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Bkk
Adl
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Bkk
Adl
White bread 500g
Bkk
Adl
Eggs 12
Bkk
Adl
White rice 1kg
Bkk
Adl

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Bangkok
Adelaide

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Bkk
Adl
Beef round 1kg
Bkk
Adl
Local cheese 1kg
Bkk
Adl

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Bkk
Adl
Lettuce 1 head
Bkk
Adl
Tomatoes 1kg
Bkk
Adl

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Bkk
Adl
Oranges 1 head
Bkk
Adl
Bananas 1kg
Bkk
Adl

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

Inexpensive restaurant 2 meals
Bkk $4,070.74/mth
Adl $4,070.74/mth
Mid-range restaurant Three-course meal for two people
Bkk $4,070.74/mth
Adl $4,070.74/mth

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Bangkok
4.5%
Adelaide
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Bangkok are 17.14% higher than in Adelaide

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Bkk $4,070.74/mth
Adl $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Bkk $4,070.74/mth
Adl $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Bkk $4,070.74/mth
Adl $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Bkk
Adl
Market 0.5L bottle
Bkk
Adl

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Bkk
Adl
Market 0.33L bottle
Bkk
Adl

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Bangkok
5
Adelaide

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Bkk
Adl

Summer dress

From a chain store (e.g. Zara, H&M)

Bkk
Adl

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Bkk
Adl
1 pair men's leather shoes
Bkk
Adl

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Bangkok
$15.33
Adelaide
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Bkk $4,070.74/mth
Adl $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Bkk $4,070.74/mth
Adl $4,070.74/mth