Bangkok, Thailand Price Guide Last Updated: Jan 2022

BACKPACKER INDEX: US$26
1 USD = 35.0800 THB
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Bangkok Hotel Prices

Rating Price(USD)
starstarstarstarstar8.00 - 14.00
starstarstarstarstar11.00 - 48.00
starstarstarstarstar15.00 - 50.00
starstarstarstarstar24.00 - 62.00
starstarstarstarstar72.00 - 147.00

Bangkok Hostels Prices

Type Price(USD)
Hostel Bed7.61 - 17.08

Bangkok Attractions Prices

Location Description Type Price(USD)
Grand PalaceThe top attraction in Bangkok is located in the larger Dusit Palace Park complex. Admission fee includes entrance to Vimanmek Mansion on another day.
adults
14.25
Wat PhoThis huge temple complex contains the famous Reclining Buddha, among other things. You can also hire an English speaking guide for about 200 to 400 baht.
adults
2.85
Wat ArunAnother famous and striking temple that most people visit.
adults
1.43
Jim Thompson HouseThis complex was put together by an American after WWII and houses a great collection of silk and art items. Price includes a tour.
adults
2.85
National MuseumThis refurbished museum houses great collections of historical Thai arts and craft items.
adults
5.70

Bangkok Food and drink prices

Food Type Description Price(USD)
Budget breakfastMany hotels include breakfast in their rates. Street stalls are easy to find everywhere, but sit-down restaurants charge a lot more.0.86 - 3.42
Budget lunchStreet stalls are easy to find everywhere and serve tasty and (usually) safe meals at all hours. Food courts in shopping areas are also a good budget bet.1.43 - 5.70
Budget dinnerAgain, the range here is wide because traditional restaurants aren't nearly as cheap as other street-side options.2.28 - 7.13
Pint of beerHappy hours are common, but otherwise beer is not the bargain it is elsewhere in SE Asia.1.71 - 4.28
McDonalds Big MacSo-called meal deals don't add too much to the price, but McDonald's here isn't really a great bargain otherwise.2.28
PizzaAmerican-style big pizzas are available, though not cheap, and small European-style pizzas are easy to find.3.42 - 9.98
Can of cold beerThere are 7-Elevens on every block, and cold local beers are a relative bargain.0.71 - 1.14
Cup of coffeeCoffee in Thailand is usually made from instant powder and it's relatively expensive.0.86 - 1.71

transportation prices

Type Price(USD)
Taxi from airport to city center7.90 - 11.40
Airport train to city center1.28 - 2.57
3km tuk-tuk ride in Bangkok1.43 - 2.85
Skytrain ride in Bangkok0.43 - 1.48
3km taxi ride in Bangkok1.88 - 2.85
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