Hanoi is 14.7% cheaper than Quito.

If you lived in Hanoi instead of Quito, you would:

Display currency: USD

pay 52.4% less for restaurants

 
Quito
Hanoi
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $4.25
 
$1.96
₫50,045
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$8.00
 
$5.32
₫135,621
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.11
 
$0.46
₫11,663

Improve prices ·

pay 3.1% less for groceries

 
Quito
Hanoi
Bread
1 loaf
$1.58
 
$1.01
₫25,798
Local cheese (8 oz) $4.00
 
$4.78
₫121,801
Milk (1 gallon) $4.02
 
$5.22
₫132,952

Improve prices ·

pay 0.2% less for transportation

 
Quito
Hanoi
Gasoline (1 gallon) $2.81
 
$3.48
₫88,541
Monthly public transit pass $20.00
 
$7.86
₫200,178
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $20,000.00
 
$39,295.00
₫1,000,891,541

Improve prices ·

pay 9.4% less for housing

 
Quito
Hanoi
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$34.65
 
$8.56
₫218,089
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $446.45
 
$339.65
₫8,651,203
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $320.83
 
$203.41
₫5,181,086

Improve prices ·

pay 32.1% more for childcare

 
Quito
Hanoi
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $275.00
 
$240.68
₫6,130,461
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $7,180.00
 
$12,685.27
₫323,109,237

Improve prices ·

pay 50.2% less for entertainment and sports

 
Quito
Hanoi
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $3.00
 
$0.98
₫25,022
Cappuccino in mid-range area $2.79
 
$1.87
₫47,642
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$6.50
 
$1.38
₫35,031

Improve prices ·

pay 19.5% less for clothing

 
Quito
Hanoi
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$46.67
 
$31.89
₫812,185
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$44.92
 
$26.96
₫686,617
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$98.08
 
$83.38
₫2,123,886

Improve prices ·
The statistics used to build this comparison are calculated using data from users just like you. We average the price of thousands of data points entered by users across the world. Learn more about our data sources. Page last updated: May 2024
Share this

ASK THE ELSEWHERE COMMUNITY

Join the Elsewhere community and ask a question about Hanoi or Quito. It's a free, question-and-answer based forum to discuss what life is like in countries and cities around the world.

Compare countries by overall cost of living

See the cost of living in Ecuador vs. Vietnam. This provides a comparison of the average cost of living from cities within Ecuador and Vietnam.

Help us improve these prices

MyLifeElsewhere is a collaborative project. Please enter price information for your location to help assist us in making these comparisons more accurate. Learn more