function initPage(){ }

Comparing prices: Thailand πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡­ vs USA πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ

Wondering how much things cost in Thailand vs USA?

I compiled the prices of a few things I thought useful for you, so you can compare how much things will cost you when you visit Thailand. These prices are estimates and based on current prices in both countries (as of 2022). Also, all prices are in US dollars.Β 

First price = prices in Thailand πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡­ vs. Second price = prices in USA πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈΒ 


πŸ’¦ Water: $0.60 vs. $1.50

🍺 Beers: $3 vs. $7 

🍹 Alcohol: $5 vs. $12

β˜•οΈ Coffee: $ vs. $3

πŸ§‰ Smoothies: $2 vs. $5


🍚 Fried rice: $2 vs. $10

πŸ— Chicken: $3 vs. $8

🍝 Spaghetti: $5 vs. $12

🍜 Noodles/ramen: $5 vs. $15

πŸ₯© Steak and fries: $12 vs. $20


πŸš• Taxis/uber (depends how far): $2-$9 vs. $20+

🚌 Buses/subways: $1 vs $2.50


🏨 One-night hotel room: $30 vs $60

Everyday items:

🧻 Toilet paper: $2 vs. $8

πŸͺ₯ Toothpaste: $1.50 vs. $5

🧴 Shampoo/conditioners: $4 vs. $7+

πŸ”Œ Phone charger: $4 vs. $12

πŸ‘š Tops: $5 vs. $12+

πŸ‘– Pants: $6 vs. $20+

🩴 Shoes: $6 vs. $12+


🍿 Movie theater: $8 vs. $15

πŸ’†πŸ½β€β™€οΈ Massages (1-hour massage): $7 vs. $80

πŸ’…πŸ½ Nail salon (manicure and gel): $18 vs. $45

🧺 Laundry: $3 vs. $6

I hope this information helps you budget for living in Thailand or even for a short vacation!

SAVE this blog post for when you’re planning your trip or SHARE IT with someone you know might visit Thailand soon!

Is there an item or price you would like me to post about? Let me know in the comments! πŸ‘‡πŸ½

Heads up: As a way to earn passive income, this post may contain affiliate links. This means that if you buy something through one of those links, I might get a commission at NO extra cost to you. I appreciate your support! πŸ’•

thailand transportation

July 12, 2022

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *