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Reykjavik vs Bangkok
Rkv vs Bkk

Average net salary (After tax)

Bangkok
Reykjavik

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Bkk
Rkv
Outside city centre
Bkk
Rkv

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Bkk
Rkv
Outside city centre
Bkk
Rkv

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Bkk
Rkv
Outside city centre
Bkk
Rkv

Mortgage rates

Bangkok
4.5%
Reykjavik
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Bangkok
Reykjavik

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Bkk
Rkv

Mobile phone data

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

Bkk
Rkv

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Bkk
Rkv

Monthly pass

Regular price

Bkk
Rkv

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Bangkok
Reykjavik

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Bkk
Rkv
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Bangkok
Reykjavik

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Bkk
Rkv
Lettuce 1 head
Bkk
Rkv
Tomatoes 1kg
Bkk
Rkv

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Bkk
Rkv
Oranges 1 head
Bkk
Rkv
Bananas 1kg
Bkk
Rkv

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Bangkok
4.5%
Reykjavik
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Bangkok are 17.14% higher than in Reykjavik

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Bkk
Rkv
Market 0.5L bottle
Bkk
Rkv

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Bkk
Rkv
Market 0.33L bottle
Bkk
Rkv

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Bangkok
5
Reykjavik

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Bkk
Rkv

Summer dress

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

Bkk
Rkv

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Bangkok
$15.33
Reykjavik
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Bkk $4,070.74/mth
Rkv $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Bkk $4,070.74/mth
Rkv $4,070.74/mth