How much things cost in Vietnam?

This table indicates an estimating cost of every needs for a person travelling or living in Hanoi. Price is adjusted and updated as of July 2011. It gives you a general sense whether you are quoted an unfair price or not. Note that these prices will fluctuate overtime and vary among different geographical locations.

Domestic Air Tickets

Route USD - AUD - CAD Vietnam Dong
Hanoi - HCMC $110 VND 2,200,000 
Hanoi - Danang $70 VND 1,400,000
Hanoi - Dalat $100 VND 2,000,000
Hanoi - Phu Quoc $110 VND 2,200,000
HCMC - Da Nang $70 VND 1,400,000
HCMC - Nha Trang $60 VND 1,200,000
HCMC - Phu Quoc $60 VND 1,200,000
HCMC - Hue $70 VND 1,400,000


Open Bus Tour

Route USD - AUD - CAD Vietnam Dong
Hanoi - Hue - Hoi An - Nha Trang $20 VND 390,000 
Hanoi - Hue - Hoi An - Nha Trang - HCMC $30 VND 570,000
HCMC - Mui Ne $6 VND 120,000
HCMC - Mui Ne - Nha Trang  $11 VND 220,000
HCMC - Nha Trang - Hoi An - Hue - Hanoi $22 VND 440,000
HCMC - Da Lat - Nha Trang - Hoi An - Hue - Hanoi $32 VND 640,000


Train Tickets

Route USD - AUD - CAD Vietnam Dong
SP1 Hanoi - Sa Pa $22.5 VND 450,000
Hanoi - Nanning $25 VND 500,000
SE3 Hanoi - Hue $28 VND 560,000 
SE3 Hanoi - Nha Trang $51 VND 1,062,000
SE3 Hanoi - HCMC $62 VND 1,250,000
SE4 HCMC - Nha Trang $17 VND 336,000
SE4 HCMC - Hue $40 VND 808,000
SE4 HCMC - Hanoi $61 VND 1,230,000

 
Toiletries

Items USD - AUD - CAD Vietnam Dong
Disposable Razor - Gillette $1.25 VND 25,000
Bar Soap $0.5 VND 10,000
Toothpaste - 220gr $1.15 VND 23,000 
Hand Sanitizer $0.75 VND 15,000
Paper Napkin $0.50 VND 10,000
Shampoo - 1l $3 VND 60,000
Paper Towel - per 12 rolls $1.5 VND 30,000
Floor Soap $1 VND 20,000
Laundry Powder - 1.5kg $2.75 VND 55,000
Laundry Detergent - 1l $2.5 VND 50,000


Drinks

 

Items USD - AUD - CAD Vietnam Dong
Canned pop $0.5 VND 10,000
Bia Hoi - Glass $0.35 VND 7,000
Canned beer - Heneiken $0.75 VND 15,000 
Bottled water - 0.5l $0.25 VND 5,000
Milk - 180ml $0.30 VND 6,000
Yogurt - small cup $0.30 VND 6,000
Smoothies - Glass $1.25 VND 25,000
Orange Juice - 1.5l $2 VND 40,000
Cocktail - Glass $1.75 VND 35,000
Wine - 1 bottle $2.5 VND 50,000
 
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