Cost of Living in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam in 2019

Cost of Living in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Country: Vietnam

Last updated: November 2018

Overal rating:

Safety:

Attractions:

Restaurants:

Estimated budget for 1 person$VND
FOOD
A loaf of bread (400 g)*27 pieces, Potato (1 kg)*8.4 kg, White rice (1 kg)*5 kg, Onion (1 kg)*2.5 kg, Salad (1 kg)*2.5 kg, Tomatoes (1 kg)*5 kg, Apples (kg)*3 kg, Bananas (kg)*3 kg, Orange (1 kg)*2 kg, Beef (1 kg)*4, Pork (1 kg)*2.5, Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 kg)*6 kg, Milk (1 l)*20 l, Local cheese (1 kg)*2 kg, Eggs (12) *4 pieces, Mineral water (1.5 l)*30 l
233.68$ 5454254.78 VND
RENT
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre*1, Internet (60 Mbps)*1
322.00$ 7515705.40 VND
Restaurants
Meal for 1 person (Budget Restaurant)*4, Cappuccino (regular)*12, Coke/Pepsi (330 ml bottle)*10, Big Mac meal*4, Bottle of beer (local, 0,5 l)*5, Wine (700 ml)*1
69.90$ 1631514.93 VND
Transport
Public transport (Monthly pass)*1, Taxi Start*5, Taxi (1 km)*20
25.50$ 595187.85 VND
Personal care
Tube of toothpaste*1, Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.)*1, Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.)*1, Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands)*0.3, Visit to private doctor*0.4
23.52$ 548973.26 VND
Entertaiment
1 ticket to the movie*3, 1 ticket to the theatre*1, Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult*1, 1 cocktail drink in downtown club*3
70.00$ 1633849.00 VND
For 1 day, cheap varriant, per day$VND
Hostel (for 1 person)*1 9.00$ 210066.30 VND
A loaf of bread (400 g)*1, Local cheese (1 kg)*0.1, Milk (1 l)*1, Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 kg)*0.3, Apples (kg)*0.3, Bananas (kg)*0.3, Orange (1 kg)*0.3, Potato (1 kg)*0.5, Eggs (12) *0.4 7.43$ 173421.40 VND
Public transport (1 way ticket)*4 1.12$ 26141.58 VND
For 1 day, mid-range varriant, per day$VND
Budget hotel, 2-3 stars (Room/Night)*1 25.00$ 583517.50 VND
Meal for 1 person (Budget Restaurant)*3 7.50$ 175055.25 VND
Public transport (1 way ticket)*6 1.68$ 39212.38 VND
Food prices$VND
A loaf of bread (400 g) 0.90$ 21006.63 VND
Milk (1 l) 1.69$ 39445.78 VND
Eggs (12) 1.30$ 30342.91 VND
Local cheese (1 kg) 11.70$ 273086.19 VND
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 kg) 3.10$ 72356.17 VND
White rice (1 kg) 0.80$ 18672.56 VND
Onion (1 kg) 1.07$ 24974.55 VND
Salad (1 kg) 0.56$ 13070.79 VND
Potato (1 kg) 1.10$ 25674.77 VND
Tomatoes (1 kg) 0.90$ 21006.63 VND
Bananas (kg) 1.00$ 23340.70 VND
Apples (kg) 2.90$ 67688.03 VND
Orange (1 kg) 1.68$ 39212.38 VND
Beef (1 kg) 11.80$ 275420.26 VND
Pork (1 kg) 11.00$ 256747.70 VND
Mineral water (1.5 l) 0.56$ 13070.79 VND
Restaurants$VND
Meal for 1 person (Budget Restaurant) 2.50$ 58351.75 VND
Meal for 1 person (Mid-range Restaurant) 8.00$ 186725.60 VND
Cappuccino (regular) 2.00$ 46681.40 VND
Coke/Pepsi (330 ml bottle) 0.55$ 12837.39 VND
Water (330 ml bottle) 0.40$ 9336.28 VND
Big Mac meal 4.00$ 93362.80 VND
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub 18.00$ 420132.60 VND
Alcohol$VND
Bottle of beer (local, 0,5 l) 0.68$ 15871.68 VND
Imported beer (0,33 l) 1.45$ 33844.02 VND
Wine (700 ml) 11.00$ 256747.70 VND
Vodka, rum, brandy 13.80$ 322101.66 VND
Pack of cigarettes 1.10$ 25674.77 VND
Hotels and hostels$VND
Hostel (for 1 person) 9.00$ 210066.30 VND
Budget hotel, 2-3 stars (Room/Night) 25.00$ 583517.50 VND
Mid-Range Hotel, 4 stars (Room/Night) 70.00$ 1633849.00 VND
Luxury Hotel, 5 stars (Room/Night) 109.00$ 2544136.30 VND
Apartments for rent$VND
Apartment (1 bedroom) in Downtown 560.00$ 13070792.00 VND
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 310.00$ 7235617.00 VND
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in Downtown 1040.00$ 24274328.00 VND
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 620.00$ 14471234.00 VND
Internet (60 Mbps) 12.00$ 280088.40 VND
Transportation$VND
Public transport (1 way ticket) 0.28$ 6535.40 VND
Public transport (Monthly pass) 6.00$ 140044.20 VND
Taxi Start 0.70$ 16338.49 VND
Taxi (1 km) 0.80$ 18672.56 VND
Taxi (1 hour Waiting) 1.50$ 35011.05 VND
Petrol (gas) 0.90$ 21006.63 VND
Personal care$VND
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) 2.00$ 46681.40 VND
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) 5.75$ 134209.03 VND
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, …) 3.80$ 88694.66 VND
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) 2.42$ 56484.49 VND
Tube of toothpaste 1.26$ 29409.28 VND
Visit to private doctor 40.00$ 933628.00 VND
Standard men’s haircut in expat area 5.00$ 116703.50 VND
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) 3.24$ 75623.87 VND
Entertainment$VND
1 ticket to the movie 4.00$ 93362.80 VND
1 ticket to the theatre 12.00$ 280088.40 VND
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 9.00$ 210066.30 VND
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 22.00$ 513495.40 VND
1 cocktail drink in downtown club 8.00$ 186725.60 VND
Other prices$VND
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 49.00$ 1143694.30 VND
1 Summer Dress (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.00$ 840265.20 VND
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 58.00$ 1353760.60 VND
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 86.00$ 2007300.20 VND

Other cities in this country

Hanoi
Add comment