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Bangkok vs Moscow
Bkk vs Mow

Average net salary (After tax)

Moscow
Bangkok

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Mow
Bkk
Outside city centre
Mow
Bkk

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Mow
Bkk
Outside city centre
Mow
Bkk

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Mow
Bkk
Outside city centre
Mow
Bkk

Mortgage rates

Moscow
4.5%
Bangkok
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Moscow
Bangkok

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Mow
Bkk

Mobile phone data

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

Mow
Bkk

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Mow
Bkk

Monthly pass

Regular price

Mow
Bkk

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Moscow
Bangkok

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Mow
Bkk
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Moscow
Bangkok

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Mow
Bkk
Lettuce 1 head
Mow
Bkk
Tomatoes 1kg
Mow
Bkk

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Mow
Bkk
Oranges 1 head
Mow
Bkk
Bananas 1kg
Mow
Bkk

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Moscow
4.5%
Bangkok
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Moscow are 17.14% higher than in Bangkok

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Mow
Bkk
Market 0.5L bottle
Mow
Bkk

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Mow
Bkk
Market 0.33L bottle
Mow
Bkk

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Moscow
5
Bangkok

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Mow
Bkk

Summer dress

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

Mow
Bkk

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Moscow
$15.33
Bangkok
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Mow $4,070.74/mth
Bkk $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Mow $4,070.74/mth
Bkk $4,070.74/mth