Hat Yai travel budget

Hat Yai: calculate your travel budget

Sample budgets for a trip to Hat Yai

These example budgets assume a 2-week holiday in Hat Yai for 2 people.

Low budget
(backpacker)

Daily budget:

  • $ 17 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 4.3 per person
  • $ 2.1 per person
  • Free activities

Total budget:

$ 414* (15190 ฿)

Average budget
(traveller)

Daily budget:

  • $ 31 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 13 per person
  • $ 5.4 per person
  • $ 6.5 per person

Total budget:

$ 1109* (40712 ฿)

High budget
(tourist)

Daily budget:

  • $ 37 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 27 per person
  • $ 12 per person
  • $ 14 per person

Total budget:

$ 1930* (70882 ฿)

* estimated local budget for 2 people for 2 weeks (excluding plane tickets).



Cost of living in Hat Yai compared to United States in 2024

Compare with the average cost of living in:

On average, the cost of living in Hat Yai in 2024 is 59% less than the average cost of living in the United States (USA).

See the graphic below for the price variation percentage by type of expense in Hat Yai in 2024 compared to average prices in the United States (USA):




Local prices in Hat Yai by expense type

Restaurant budget in Hat Yai

On average, budget for eating in a restaurant in Hat Yai is 64% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Lunch
Lunch
$ 1.6/person
( $ 1.6)

91% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 20
3 course dinner
3 course dinner
$ 21/person
($ 9.4 to $ 24)

46% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 38
McDonald's meal
McDonald's meal
$ 3.8/person
($ 2.9 to $ 3.9)

65% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 11
Local beer
Local beer
$ 1.6 for 500ml
($ 1.4 to $ 2.6)

72% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5.9
Imported beer
Imported beer
$ 1.7 for 330ml
($ 1.6 to $ 1.9)

49% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.5
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$ 2.4/cup
($ 1.6 to $ 3)

52% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5.1
Fizzy drink
Fizzy drink
$ 1.1/can
($ 0.5 to $ 1.6)

58% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.5
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 0.4/bottle
($ 0.3 to $ 0.5)

80% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2

Hotel and accommodation budget in Hat Yai

On average, hotel and accommodation budget in Hat Yai is 80% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
1-star hotel
1-star hotel
$ 42/night
($ 32 to $ 125)

75% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 170
2-star hotel
2-star hotel
$ 23/night
($ 11 to $ 64)

85% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 157
3-star hotel
3-star hotel
$ 39/night
($ 16 to $ 302)

83% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 229
4-star hotel
4-star hotel
$ 42/night
($ 17 to $ 143)

86% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 307
5-star hotel
5-star hotel
$ 32/night
($ 11 to $ 187)

93% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 481
Hostel/Youth Hostel
Hostel/Youth Hostel
$ 32/month
($ 13 to $ 122)

80% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 163
Room with kitchen
Room with kitchen
$ 46/month
($ 23 to $ 170)

81% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 242
Hotel with swimming pool
Hotel with swimming pool
$ 58/month
($ 18 to $ 303)

72% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 212
Cottage or guest house
Cottage or guest house
$ 32/month
($ 11 to $ 187)

86% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 223
Family room
Family room
$ 79/month
($ 32 to $ 258)

63% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 215

Supermarket food budget in Hat Yai

On average, the price of supermarket food in Hat Yai is 47% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Milk
Milk
$ 1.4/litre
($ 1.4 to $ 1.4)

28% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.1
Bread
Bread
$ 1.1/500g
($ 1.1 to $ 1.2)

68% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.5
Rice
Rice
$ 1.2/kg
($ 1.1 to $ 1.2)

74% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.5
Eggs
Eggs
$ 2.3/12 eggs
($ 2.1 to $ 2.4)

39% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.6
Chicken
Chicken
$ 2/kg
($ 2 to $ 2.1)

82% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 12
Apples
Apples
$ 2.3/kg
($ 2.1 to $ 2.5)

56% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5.3
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
$ 2.7/kg
( $ 2.7)

44% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.9
Potatoes
Potatoes
$ 3/kg
($ 2.7 to $ 3.2)

1% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.9
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 0.3
($ 0.3 to $ 0.4)

85% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.2

Public and private transport budget in Hat Yai

On average, the price of transport in Hat Yai is 46% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Bus ticket
Bus ticket
$ 0.5/ticket
($ 0.5 to $ 1.1)

78% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.5
Taxi (per km)
Taxi (per km)
$ 0.6/km
($ 0.6 to $ 0.6)

65% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.7
Petrol
Petrol
$ 1.2/litre
($ 1.1 to $ 1.3)

21% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
$ 1.1
( $ 1.1)

69% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.5
Car hire
Car hire
$ 33/24hrs
($ 20 to $ 71)

38% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 53

Leisure activity budget in Hat Yai

On average, budget for leisure activities in Hat Yai is 70% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Cinema
Cinema
$ 6.5/ticket
($ 6.4 to $ 6.8)

52% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 14
Tennis
Tennis
$ 2.7/hr
( $ 2.7)

88% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 23

Budget for clothes and price of cigarettes in Hat Yai

On average, shopping budget in Hat Yai is 46% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Cigarettes
Cigarettes
$ 3.9/pack
($ 3.8 to $ 4.1)

60% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 10
Levi's jeans
Levi's jeans
$ 35
($ 34 to $ 36)

36% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 53
Summer dress
Summer dress
$ 25
($ 23 to $ 28)

43% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 43

Plane ticket budget

Sydney → Bangkok
Sydney → Bangkok
Sydney → Bangkok
$ 697
(fair price: $ 545)
Melbourne → Bangkok
Melbourne → Bangkok
Melbourne → Bangkok
$ 679
(fair price: $ 559)
Los Angeles → Bangkok
Los Angeles  → Bangkok
Los Angeles  → Bangkok
$ 1016
(fair price: $ 914)
New York City → Bangkok
New York City → Bangkok
New York City → Bangkok
$ 1124
(fair price: $ 993)
Toronto → Bangkok
Toronto → Bangkok
Toronto → Bangkok
$ 1357
(fair price: $ 1187)
Vancouver → Bangkok
Vancouver → Bangkok
Vancouver → Bangkok
$ 1217
(fair price: $ 1022)



About this information on the cost of living in Hat Yai

The information about the cost of living in Hat Yai shown on this page comes from multiple sources, including: Numbeo, Skyscanner and Hotels.com.

The information about the cost of living in Hat Yai was updated on 15-06-2024.

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