Prices in Thailand

What are the supermarket prices in Thailand? Is the cost of living in Thailand are higher than in United States? How much will it cost us to entertain in Thailand and how much will we spend in restaurants and bars?
On this page below you will find the current price and cost overview in Thailand: food, Restaurants, living, and Entertainment (The last update: today 16 hours ago)

Currency in Thailand to Thai baht (THB). For 9.9 US dollars you can get 332 Thai baht. For 99 US dollars you can get 3.32 thousand Thai baht. And the other way: For 99 Thai baht you can get 2.95 US dollars.


What are the different prices in the cities in Thailand? What are the prices and costs in the islands belonging to Thailand? See here: Prices on islands and cities in Thailand

Prices: Phuket Province   Koh Pee Pee   Koh Lanta   Koh Chang   Ko Pha Ngan   Ko Samui   Bangkok   Chiang Mai   Chiang Rai   Hat Yai   Khon Kaen   Pak Kret   Phuket Province   Ubon Ratchathani   Pattaya   Khlong Luang District  

The total costs in Thailand are lower than in United States. Food is 24% cheaper. Dining in restaurants and bars will be cheaper by 64%. The cost of living in Thailand is comparable to the cost of living in United States. In your free time you can have a break or relax while actively practicing sport - the costs are similar to those in United States

See also how prices have changed in previous years: Price changes in previous years in Thailand


Are hotels expensive in Thailand? How much will we pay for a room in Thailand?

The average price of accommodation in Thailand is $42 (THB 1.4K). If you are looking for the cheapest accommodation: in a cheap one-star hotel you will pay: $23 (THB 760) and if you like hostels, you'll spend the night there for: $16 (THB 540). The cost of a room in a 2-star hotel is Thailand in $26 (THB 860). 3-star hotels offer accommodation on average for $46 (THB 1.6K) Overnight stay in 4-star hotel costs $92 (THB 3.1K) in Thailand If you are looking for the best conditions for your stay, then in 5-star hotels that will provide much more luxury you will have to pay $280 (THB 9.4K)


And if the trip plans are simply for a given region of the world, then maybe it will come out cheaper than in Thailand in nearby countries? See prices in: laoPDR, Cambodia, Vietnam, Myanmar, and Malaysia.

Comparison of selected prices in Thailand with prices in United States:

fees

$68 ($39 - $130)
by half less than in United States

internet

$20 ($15 - $30)
69% less than in United States

jeans pants

$52 ($18 - $89)
19% more than in United States

average earnings

$570
84% less than in United States

renting a small apartment in the center

$390 ($220 - $710)
70% less than in United States

renting a large apartment outside the centre

$580 ($300 - $1.2K)
66% less than in United States

bread

$1.2 ($0.89 - $2.5)
by half less than in United States

cheese

$16 ($8.9 - $35)
by half more than in United States

rice

$1.1 ($0.59 - $1.8)
72% less than in United States

tomatoes

$1.3 ($0.59 - $2.4)
70% less than in United States

bananas

$1.1 ($0.59 - $2.7)
26% less than in United States

wine

$17 ($8.9 - $24)
by half more than in United States

cheap restaurant

$1.9 ($1.2 - $4.4)
87% less than in United States

local beer

$2.1 ($1.5 - $3.5)
by half less than in United States

coffee

$1.8 ($0.89 - $3.5)
by half less than in United States

bottle of water

$0.31 ($0.21 - $0.59)
80% less than in United States

mac burger king or similar bar

$5.9 ($4.7 - $7.4)
25% less than in United States

cola pepsi sprite mirinda

$0.6 ($0.44 - $1.2)
68% less than in United States

Price changes in previous years in Thailand

Has the price of bread increased in Thailand?
Bread in previous years has cost: 2010: $0.98(THB 33), 2011: $1.2(THB 40), 2012: $1.2(THB 40), 2013: $1.1(THB 35), 2014: $1.1(THB 36), 2015: $1.2(THB 40), 2016: $1.1(THB 37), 2017: $1.2(THB 41), and 2018: $1.1(THB 38).

Thailand price changes: A loaf of fresh white bread (500g) 2010-2018
Thailand price changes A loaf of fresh white bread (500g) hikersbay.com

Bananas - price changes in years: 2015: $1.1(THB 37), 2016: $1.2(THB 41), 2017: $1.4(THB 47), and 2018: $1.1(THB 36)

Thailand price changes: Bananas (1kg) 2015-2018
Thailand price changes Bananas (1kg) hikersbay.com

Have prices increased in restaurants in Thailand?
In inexpensive restaurants, the price for a meal was: 2010: $3(THB 99), 2011: $2.1(THB 72), 2012: $1.8(THB 59), 2013: $1.8(THB 59), 2014: $1.6(THB 54), 2015: $1.5(THB 50), 2016: $1.8(THB 59), 2017: $1.8(THB 59), and 2018: $2.1(THB 69)

Thailand price changes: Meal in a cheap restaurant 2010-2018
Thailand price changes Meal in a cheap restaurant hikersbay.com

Renting A Small Apartment In The Center - price changes in years: 2010: $420(THB 14K), 2011: $270(THB 9K), 2012: $420(THB 14K), 2013: $440(THB 15K), 2014: $380(THB 13K), 2015: $440(THB 15K), 2016: $420(THB 14K), 2017: $480(THB 16K), and 2018: $510(THB 17K)

Thailand price changes: Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2010-2018
Thailand price changes Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre hikersbay.com
Thailand price changes: Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2011-2018
Thailand price changes Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) hikersbay.com