Price guide

If you’re wondering how much money to withdraw at the ATM to see you through, check some of the average costs below (As of Jeb 2016). These are average prices to give an idea of what you should be paying.

Exchange rate is USD1 = VND22,400

Vietnamese street coffee
VND12,000 = USD0.54

Western style cappuccino
VND56,000 = USD2.5

Small bottle of water (street)
VND6,000 = USD0.287

Soft drink can(street)
VND10,000 = USD0.47

Soft drink (restaurant)
VND30,000 = USD1.34

Coconut juice (street)
VND12,000 = USD0.54

Fruit shake (street)
VND20,000 = USD0.89

Beer (33cl. Bottle in a local restaurant)
VND20,000 = USD0.89

Cigarettes
VND22,000 = USD0.98

Pho (noodle soup)
VND40,000 = USD1.78

Meal (mid - range Vietnamese & Western restaurant)
VND190,000 = USD8.48

Milk (1 litre)
VND30,000 = USD1.34

Taxi - per km
VND15,000 = USD0.67

City centre bus fare
VND5,000 = USD0.22

Motorbike taxi - short hop
VND20,000 = USD0.89

Cyclo - per hour
VND60,000 = USD2.68

Petro - per litre
VND15,000 = USD0.67

Postcard
VND5,000 = USD0.22

Stamp for international postcard
VND10,500 = USD0.47

English language newspaper
VND5,800 = USD0.26

T-shirt from a market
VND60,000 = USD2.68

Shoe shine per pair of shoes
VND15,000 = USD0.67

Hairwash
VND30,000 = USD1.34

Laundry per item
VND20,000 = USD0.89

Thin rain poncho
VND10,000 = USD0.45

Thick rain poncho
VND50,555 = USD2.32

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