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Hanoi vs St Petersberg
Han vs Spg

Average net salary (After tax)

St Petersberg
Hanoi

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Spg
Han
Outside city centre
Spg
Han

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Spg
Han
Outside city centre
Spg
Han

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Spg
Han
Outside city centre
Spg
Han

Mortgage rates

St Petersberg
4.5%
Hanoi
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

Electricity, heating, water, Garbage for a 85m2 Apartment

St Petersberg
Hanoi

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Spg
Han

Mobile phone data

One-minute local prepaid call (no plan or discount)

Spg
Han

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Spg
Han

Monthly pass

Regular price

Spg
Han

Fuel prices

Per Litre

St Petersberg
Hanoi

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Spg
Han
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Spg
Han
White bread 500g
Spg
Han
Eggs 12
Spg
Han
White rice 1kg
Spg
Han

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

St Petersberg
Hanoi

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Spg
Han
Beef round 1kg
Spg
Han
Local cheese 1kg
Spg
Han

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Spg
Han
Lettuce 1 head
Spg
Han
Tomatoes 1kg
Spg
Han

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Spg
Han
Oranges 1 head
Spg
Han
Bananas 1kg
Spg
Han

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

Inexpensive restaurant 2 meals
Spg $4,070.74/mth
Han $4,070.74/mth
Mid-range restaurant Three-course meal for two people
Spg $4,070.74/mth
Han $4,070.74/mth

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

St Petersberg
4.5%
Hanoi
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in St Petersberg are 17.14% higher than in Hanoi

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Spg $4,070.74/mth
Han $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Spg $4,070.74/mth
Han $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Spg $4,070.74/mth
Han $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Spg
Han
Market 0.5L bottle
Spg
Han

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Spg
Han
Market 0.33L bottle
Spg
Han

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

St Petersberg
5
Hanoi

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Spg
Han

Summer dress

From a chain store (e.g. Zara, H&M)

Spg
Han

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Spg
Han
1 pair men's leather shoes
Spg
Han

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

St Petersberg
$15.33
Hanoi
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Spg $4,070.74/mth
Han $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Spg $4,070.74/mth
Han $4,070.74/mth