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Osaka vs Bangkok
Osa vs Bkk

Average net salary (After tax)

Bangkok
Osaka

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Bkk
Osa
Outside city centre
Bkk
Osa

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Bkk
Osa
Outside city centre
Bkk
Osa

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Bkk
Osa
Outside city centre
Bkk
Osa

Mortgage rates

Bangkok
4.5%
Osaka
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Bangkok
Osaka

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Bkk
Osa

Mobile phone data

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

Bkk
Osa

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Bkk
Osa

Monthly pass

Regular price

Bkk
Osa

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Bangkok
Osaka

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Bkk
Osa
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Bangkok
Osaka

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Bkk
Osa
Lettuce 1 head
Bkk
Osa
Tomatoes 1kg
Bkk
Osa

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Bkk
Osa
Oranges 1 head
Bkk
Osa
Bananas 1kg
Bkk
Osa

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Bangkok
4.5%
Osaka
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Bangkok are 17.14% higher than in Osaka

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Bkk
Osa
Market 0.5L bottle
Bkk
Osa

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Bkk
Osa
Market 0.33L bottle
Bkk
Osa

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Bangkok
5
Osaka

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Bkk
Osa

Summer dress

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

Bkk
Osa

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Bangkok
$15.33
Osaka
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Bkk $4,070.74/mth
Osa $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Bkk $4,070.74/mth
Osa $4,070.74/mth