Chiang Mai vs Kazan - Cost of Living Comparison

Chiang Mai Kazan
🚶 Cost of living one person
$539
$853
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1490
$2284
🏠 One person rent
$249
$385
🏘️ Family rent
$544
$833
🍽️ Food expenses
$201
$324
🚐 Transport expenses
$25.8
$52.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$442
$695
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Good
✈️ Airport proximity
3 km
9 km
🎓 Higher education
49
51
😀 Quality of life
60
63
🏙️ Population
127K
1.24M

The cost of living in Chiang Mai is 37% less expensive than in Kazan. Cities ranked 7993rd and 5890th ($539 vs $853) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 12th and 19th in Thailand and Russia, respectively. Check Thailand vs Russia comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.8 months in Chiang Mai compared to 0.8 months in Kazan. Chiang Mai ranked 2nd best city to live in Thailand vs Kazan ranked 4th in Russia, while ranked 5180th and 4610th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Chiang Mai vs Kazan

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Chiang Mai Kazan
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$1.5
$8.99
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$13.7
$47.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.5
$6.29
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.69
$3.22
 Cappuccino
$1.57
$2.25
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.51
$1.25
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$269
$449
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$176
$276
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$681
$996
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$418
$654
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$35.8
$67.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$55.1
$104
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$18.5
$6.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.84%
11.66%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1519
$2837
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$846
$1806
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.84
$0.57
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$27.7
$30.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$5.74
$2.72
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.17
$0.82
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.76
$1.18
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.24
$0.82
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.05
$1.93
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.45
$1.82
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.7
$13.6
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.79
$5.26
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.7
$10.8
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.96
$1.86
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.23
$1.7
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.44
$1.88
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.23
$3.16
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.12
$1.03
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.9
$0.82
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.29
$0.45
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.21
$2.06
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$13.7
$9.65
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.63
$1.26
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.94
$2.78
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$1.22
$5.95
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.09
$3.46
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.16
$0.68
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.79
$1.61
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$31.1
$25.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.1
$4.89
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$17.1
$14.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.61
$8.07
👖 Brand Jeans
$55.8
$91.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$64.5
$113
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$362
$369
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$8203
$7724

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86 km or 53 mi Pai
$533
153 km or 95 mi Chiang Rai
$498
255 km or 158 mi Hpa-an
$757
258 km or 160 mi Phitsanulok
$420
294 km or 183 mi Mawlamyine
$747
306 km or 190 mi Taunggyi
$755
308 km or 191 mi Bago
$744
317 km or 197 mi Naypyidaw
$790
353 km or 219 mi Luang Prabang
$801
363 km or 226 mi Nakhon Sawan
$479
365 km or 227 mi Vang Vieng
$833
373 km or 232 mi Yangon
$869
392 km or 244 mi Vientiane
$905
404 km or 251 mi Jinghong
$658
426 km or 265 mi Udon Thani
$468
466 km or 289 mi Mandalay
$790
485 km or 301 mi Khon Kaen
$577
489 km or 304 mi Pu'er
$712
503 km or 313 mi Pathein
$787
537 km or 334 mi Nakhon Ratchasima
$580
545 km or 339 mi Monywa
$755
551 km or 342 mi Tha Khlong
$536
561 km or 349 mi Rangsit
$485
564 km or 351 mi Nakhon Pathom
$401
566 km or 352 mi Pak Kret
$532
571 km or 355 mi Nonthaburi
$582
578 km or 359 mi Lincang
$708
584 km or 363 mi Bangkok
$848
597 km or 371 mi Pu Chao Saming Phrai
$535
597 km or 371 mi Lat Luang
$535
634 km or 394 mi Thakhek
$846
641 km or 398 mi Sa Pa
$504
656 km or 407 mi Sittwe
$737
666 km or 414 mi Chaophraya Surasak
$537
667 km or 415 mi Laem Chabang
$534
681 km or 423 mi Pattaya
$584
685 km or 426 mi Nong Prue
$535
699 km or 435 mi Hua Hin
$625
704 km or 438 mi Baoshan
$711
707 km or 439 mi Vinh
$514

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Distance City Cost of living
120 km or 75 mi Yoshkar-Ola
$689
122 km or 76 mi Cheboksary
$562
170 km or 106 mi Nizhnekamsk
$741
171 km or 106 mi Ulyanovsk
$634
202 km or 125 mi Naberezhnye Chelny
$670
224 km or 139 mi Almetyevsk
$721
254 km or 158 mi Tolyatti
$677
279 km or 173 mi Izhevsk
$595
295 km or 183 mi Syzran
$723
297 km or 185 mi Samara
$747
308 km or 191 mi Saransk
$678
314 km or 195 mi Kirov
$485
323 km or 200 mi Nizhny Novgorod
$864
355 km or 221 mi Dzerzhinsk
$652
392 km or 243 mi Penza
$569
426 km or 265 mi Balakovo
$748
450 km or 279 mi Ufa
$709
498 km or 310 mi Perm
$699
500 km or 311 mi Sterlitamak
$852
515 km or 320 mi Salavat
$844
516 km or 321 mi Saratov
$686
517 km or 321 mi Ivanovo
$643
520 km or 323 mi Engels
$727
528 km or 328 mi Oral
$459
542 km or 337 mi Vladimir
$652
544 km or 338 mi Kostroma
$673
595 km or 370 mi Orenburg
$682
600 km or 373 mi Yaroslavl
$573
604 km or 375 mi Tambov
$634
610 km or 379 mi Ryazan
$574
661 km or 411 mi Syktyvkar
$719
666 km or 414 mi Elektrostal
$719
668 km or 415 mi Zlatoust
$712
669 km or 415 mi Vologda
$720
672 km or 417 mi Rybinsk
$854
692 km or 430 mi Magnitogorsk
$674
697 km or 433 mi Balashikha
$807
697 km or 433 mi Miass
$720
700 km or 435 mi Nizhny Tagil
$777
702 km or 436 mi Lyubertsy
$684