Hanoi vs Moscow - Cost of Living Comparison

Hanoi Moscow
🚶 Cost of living one person
$639
$942
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1866
$2318
🏠 One person rent
$271
$511
🏘️ Family rent
$646
$925
🍽️ Food expenses
$224
$244
🚐 Transport expenses
$69.7
$92.1
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$556
$1034
😷 Air quality
Bad
Good
✈️ Airport proximity
5 km
27 km
🎓 Higher education
71
95
😀 Quality of life
66
75
🏙️ Population
8.25M
12.5M

The cost of living in Hanoi is 32% less expensive than in Moscow. Cities ranked 7193rd and 5879th ($639 vs $942) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 4th and 1st in Vietnam and Russia, respectively. Check Vietnam vs Russia comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.9 months in Hanoi compared to 1.1 months in Moscow. Hanoi ranked 2nd best city to live in Vietnam vs Moscow ranked 1st in Russia, while ranked 4154th and 1190th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Hanoi vs Moscow

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Hanoi Moscow
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.44
$6.27
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$21.1
$30
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.97
$4.52
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.85
$3.15
 Cappuccino
$2.07
$2.56
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.48
$0.98
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$337
$647
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$186
$391
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$926
$1193
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$477
$731
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.6
$62.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$70.7
$95.4
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$9.25
$5.96
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.66%
9.56%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2632
$6028
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1419
$2964
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.3
$0.63
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$8.5
$28.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$5.44
$5.87
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.14
$0.58
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.44
$0.98
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.07
$0.6
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
$0.94
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.7
$1.35
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.6
$9.76
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.65
$4.05
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.2
$8.3
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.39
$1.29
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.27
$1.1
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.74
$1.4
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.25
$2.57
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.08
$0.57
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.41
$0.63
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.39
$0.4
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.14
$1.58
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$10.6
$7.87
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.89
$0.88
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.49
$2.18
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$1.91
$5.68
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.28
$3.7
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.31
$1.4
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.8
$1.84
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$24.6
$36
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.38
$5.25
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$34.9
$24.6
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.87
$10.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$40.8
$80.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$93.8
$99.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$253
$453
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$13432
$9208

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Distance City Cost of living
28 km or 17 mi Bac Ninh
$533
52 km or 32 mi Hai Duong
$587
56 km or 35 mi Viet Tri
$608
64 km or 40 mi Thai Nguyen
$557
75 km or 47 mi Nam Dinh
$523
83 km or 51 mi Thai Binh
$554
89 km or 55 mi Haiphong
$666
129 km or 80 mi Ha Long
$621
135 km or 84 mi Thanh Hoa
$655
150 km or 93 mi Cam Pha
$598
221 km or 137 mi Chongzuo
$570
254 km or 158 mi Sa Pa
$561
262 km or 163 mi Vinh
$587
263 km or 163 mi Fangchenggang
$558
298 km or 185 mi Ha Tinh
$469
305 km or 190 mi Qinzhou
$585
308 km or 192 mi Wenshan
$606
324 km or 201 mi Nanning
$564
330 km or 205 mi Baise
$580
341 km or 212 mi Beihai
$601
402 km or 250 mi Dong Hoi
$540
406 km or 252 mi Luang Prabang
$735
418 km or 259 mi Thakhek
$857
424 km or 263 mi Vang Vieng
$781
451 km or 281 mi Guigang
$644
461 km or 286 mi Laibin
$592
462 km or 287 mi Xingyi
$596
468 km or 291 mi Hechi
$558
474 km or 294 mi Zhanjiang
$565
479 km or 298 mi Yulin
$664
480 km or 298 mi Haikou
$620
481 km or 299 mi Vientiane
$876
492 km or 306 mi Sanya
$644
501 km or 311 mi Yuxi
$671
516 km or 321 mi Udon Thani
$505
518 km or 322 mi Liuzhou
$581
528 km or 328 mi Gaozhou
$562
531 km or 330 mi Maoming
$495
533 km or 331 mi Jinghong
$648
539 km or 335 mi Hue
$454

Cities near Moscow

Distance City Cost of living
18 km or 11 mi Khimki
$854
19 km or 12 mi Krasnogorsk
$722
19 km or 12 mi Lyubertsy
$580
19 km or 12 mi Mytishchi
$633
21 km or 13 mi Balashikha
$652
22 km or 14 mi Korolyov
$608
37 km or 23 mi Podolsk
$716
52 km or 32 mi Elektrostal
$620
96 km or 60 mi Obninsk
$533
161 km or 100 mi Kaluga
$518
161 km or 100 mi Tver
$615
173 km or 107 mi Tula
$520
179 km or 111 mi Vladimir
$457
184 km or 114 mi Ryazan
$497
248 km or 154 mi Yaroslavl
$483
250 km or 155 mi Ivanovo
$425
266 km or 165 mi Rybinsk
$588
301 km or 187 mi Kostroma
$462
326 km or 202 mi Oryol
$393
349 km or 217 mi Bryansk
$421
366 km or 228 mi Dzerzhinsk
$492
369 km or 229 mi Smolensk
$431
372 km or 231 mi Lipetsk
$473
376 km or 234 mi Cherepovets
$494
402 km or 250 mi Nizhny Novgorod
$623
408 km or 254 mi Vologda
$432
419 km or 260 mi Tambov
$451
457 km or 284 mi Kursk
$409
466 km or 290 mi Voronezh
$437
474 km or 294 mi Vitebsk
$394
491 km or 305 mi Veliky Novgorod
$588
495 km or 308 mi Starooskolsky
$447
496 km or 308 mi Stary Oskol
$428
509 km or 316 mi Mogilev
$668
513 km or 319 mi Saransk
$441
555 km or 345 mi Penza
$415
568 km or 353 mi Gomel
$477
571 km or 355 mi Sumy
$423
577 km or 359 mi Belgorod
$420
601 km or 373 mi Cheboksary
$397