Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Hanoi 

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Cost of Living in Hanoi is 62.6% lower than in London (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Hanoi is 72.7% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Hanoi are 85.4% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Hanoi are 80.8% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Hanoi are 48.5% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Hanoi is 62.4% lower than in London
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Restaurants
London Edit Hanoi Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 £
(645,132.08 ₫)
1.55 £
(50,000.00 ₫)
     -92.2 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 £
(2,580,528.31 ₫)
18.60 £
(600,000.00 ₫)
     -76.7 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 £
(258,052.83 ₫)
3.89 £
(125,500.00 ₫)
     -51.4 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.50 £
(209,667.93 ₫)
0.85 £
(27,500.00 ₫)
     -86.9 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.50 £
(177,411.32 ₫)
1.40 £
(45,000.00 ₫)
     -74.6 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.64 £
(117,376.13 ₫)
1.49 £
(47,954.55 ₫)
     -59.1 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.00 £
(64,397.57 ₫)
0.36 £
(11,666.67 ₫)
     -81.9 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.52 £
(49,116.48 ₫)
0.21 £
(6,788.46 ₫)
     -86.2 %
Markets
London Edit Hanoi Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.00 £
(161,140.21 ₫)
4.09 £
(132,035.19 ₫)
     -18.1 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.45 £
(46,818.12 ₫)
0.73 £
(23,416.60 ₫)
     -50.0 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.94 £
(30,344.53 ₫)
0.33 £
(10,697.23 ₫)
     -64.7 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.16 £
(101,829.40 ₫)
1.32 £
(42,436.36 ₫)
     -58.3 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.40 £
(109,658.20 ₫)
3.53 £
(113,886.71 ₫)
     +3.9 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.44 £
(110,992.19 ₫)
1.35 £
(43,568.79 ₫)
     -60.7 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.63 £
(181,582.64 ₫)
3.69 £
(118,992.54 ₫)
     -34.5 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.19 £
(38,232.19 ₫)
1.26 £
(40,681.61 ₫)
     +6.4 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.62 £
(20,148.52 ₫)
0.38 £
(12,284.81 ₫)
     -39.0 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.20 £
(38,724.51 ₫)
0.62 £
(19,988.33 ₫)
     -48.4 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.54 £
(49,607.71 ₫)
0.39 £
(12,458.69 ₫)
     -74.9 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.59 £
(19,067.60 ₫)
0.36 £
(11,653.85 ₫)
     -38.9 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.55 £
(17,867.78 ₫)
0.46 £
(14,930.77 ₫)
     -16.4 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.01 £
(32,603.06 ₫)
0.59 £
(19,000.00 ₫)
     -41.7 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.31 £
(42,309.91 ₫)
0.42 £
(13,571.43 ₫)
     -67.9 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 9.75 £
(314,501.89 ₫)
9.30 £
(300,000.00 ₫)
     -4.6 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.08 £
(66,987.30 ₫)
0.66 £
(21,283.33 ₫)
     -68.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.49 £
(80,215.26 ₫)
1.14 £
(36,800.00 ₫)
     -54.1 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 15.00 £
(483,849.06 ₫)
1.09 £
(35,000.00 ₫)
     -92.8 %
Transportation
London Edit Hanoi Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 £
(90,318.49 ₫)
0.25 £
(8,000.00 ₫)
     -91.1 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 200.00 £
(6,451,320.79 ₫)
6.20 £
(200,000.00 ₫)
     -96.9 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.75 £
(153,218.87 ₫)
0.50 £
(16,000.00 ₫)
     -89.6 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.13 £
(101,103.32 ₫)
0.75 £
(24,140.17 ₫)
     -76.1 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 £
(967,698.12 ₫)
2.02 £
(65,000.00 ₫)
     -93.3 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.75 £
(185,424.60 ₫)
2.76 £
(89,136.27 ₫)
     -51.9 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,035.00 £
(904,313,891.29 ₫)
31,001.40 £
(1,000,000,000.00 ₫)
     +10.6 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,862.14 £
(866,481,502.96 ₫)
24,227.60 £
(781,500,000.00 ₫)
     -9.8 %
Utilities (Monthly)
London Edit Hanoi Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 297.18 £
(9,585,967.47 ₫)
67.38 £
(2,173,378.97 ₫)
     -77.3 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 15.40 £
(496,889.94 ₫)
4.27 £
(137,687.50 ₫)
     -72.3 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 30.63 £
(988,162.45 ₫)
6.76 £
(217,894.74 ₫)
     -77.9 %
Sports And Leisure
London Edit Hanoi Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 46.79 £
(1,509,197.28 ₫)
20.39 £
(657,575.76 ₫)
     -56.4 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 14.62 £
(471,752.83 ₫)
9.04 £
(291,666.67 ₫)
     -38.2 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 £
(483,849.06 ₫)
3.72 £
(120,000.00 ₫)
     -75.2 %
Childcare
London Edit Hanoi Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,853.11 £
(59,775,142.84 ₫)
193.76 £
(6,250,000.00 ₫)
     -89.5 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 20,143.18 £
(649,750,637.88 ₫)
10,167.43 £
(327,966,666.67 ₫)
     -49.5 %
Clothing And Shoes
London Edit Hanoi Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 82.97 £
(2,676,402.11 ₫)
25.16 £
(811,461.54 ₫)
     -69.7 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 40.31 £
(1,300,189.27 ₫)
21.52 £
(694,157.17 ₫)
     -46.6 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 89.95 £
(2,901,396.64 ₫)
67.83 £
(2,188,014.11 ₫)
     -24.6 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 101.73 £
(3,281,489.13 ₫)
67.69 £
(2,183,333.33 ₫)
     -33.5 %
Rent Per Month
London Edit Hanoi Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,147.22 £
(69,262,096.78 ₫)
268.56 £
(8,662,727.62 ₫)
     -87.5 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,600.08 £
(51,613,210.28 ₫)
168.57 £
(5,437,500.00 ₫)
     -89.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,401.25 £
(141,969,378.06 ₫)
695.53 £
(22,435,294.12 ₫)
     -84.2 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,858.75 £
(92,213,566.50 ₫)
474.32 £
(15,300,000.00 ₫)
     -83.4 %
Buy Apartment Price
London Edit Hanoi Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,280.20 £
(41,295,053.64 ₫)
184.05 £
(5,936,897.24 ₫)
     -85.6 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 747.85 £
(24,123,090.77 ₫)
102.17 £
(3,295,707.92 ₫)
     -86.3 %
Salaries And Financing
London Edit Hanoi Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,666.12 £
(118,256,737.82 ₫)
376.59 £
(12,147,503.16 ₫)
     -89.7 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.50 10.95      +99.0 %
Last update: June 2024June 2024
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