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Bangkok vs Darwin
Bkk vs Drw

Average net salary (After tax)

Darwin
Bangkok

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Drw
Bkk
Outside city centre
Drw
Bkk

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Drw
Bkk
Outside city centre
Drw
Bkk

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Drw
Bkk
Outside city centre
Drw
Bkk

Mortgage rates

Darwin
4.5%
Bangkok
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Darwin
Bangkok

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Drw
Bkk

Mobile phone data

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

Drw
Bkk

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Drw
Bkk

Monthly pass

Regular price

Drw
Bkk

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Darwin
Bangkok

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Drw
Bkk
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Darwin
Bangkok

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Drw
Bkk
Lettuce 1 head
Drw
Bkk
Tomatoes 1kg
Drw
Bkk

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Drw
Bkk
Oranges 1 head
Drw
Bkk
Bananas 1kg
Drw
Bkk

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Darwin
4.5%
Bangkok
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Darwin are 17.14% higher than in Bangkok

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Drw
Bkk
Market 0.5L bottle
Drw
Bkk

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Drw
Bkk
Market 0.33L bottle
Drw
Bkk

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Darwin
5
Bangkok

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Drw
Bkk

Summer dress

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

Drw
Bkk

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Darwin
$15.33
Bangkok
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Drw $4,070.74/mth
Bkk $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Drw $4,070.74/mth
Bkk $4,070.74/mth