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Cost of Living in Hanoi | Vietnam

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$624
$1709
🛋️ Without rent
$336
$1088
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$288
$621
🍽️ Food
$204
$528
🚐 Transport
$60.1
$170
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$428
🏙️ Population
7.79M

The average cost of living in Hanoi is $624, which is in the top 28% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 6656th out of 9294 in our global list and 5th out of 38 in Vietnam.

The median after-tax salary is $428, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.7 months. Ranked 3543rd (TOP 39%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 2nd best city to live in Vietnam. With an estimated population of 7.79M, Hanoi is the 2nd largest city in Vietnam.

✈️ Closest airport5 kmGia Lam Air Base
😷 Air qualityBad46.9 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank1345Vietnam National University, Hanoi
Cost of living in Hanoi infographic

Prices in Hanoi

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$1.93
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$17.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.27
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.87
☕ Cappuccino
$1.8
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.53

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.48
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.87
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.85
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.56
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.9
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.65
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.83
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.11
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.88
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.74
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.98
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.97
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.44
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.97
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.51
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.71
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.3
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$1.97
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.48
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.1
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.87

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.3
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$8.62
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.64
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.89

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$322
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$213
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$749
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$494
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$43.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$66.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$9.66
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
8.33%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2076
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1090

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$21.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.31
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$38.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.93
👖 Brand Jeans
$36.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$83.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$203
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10174

Hanoi Cost of Living comparison