Yen Bai travel budget

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Sample budgets for a trip to Yen Bai

These example budgets assume a 2-week holiday in Yen Bai for 2 people.

Low budget
(backpacker)

Daily budget:

  • $ 14 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 3.5 per person
  • $ 0 per person
  • Free activities

Total budget:

$ 284* (5767748 VND)

Average budget
(traveller)

Daily budget:

  • $ 39 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 8.7 per person
  • $ 2.6 per person
  • $ 4.4 per person

Total budget:

$ 986* (20066158 VND)

High budget
(tourist)

Daily budget:

  • $ 39 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 14 per person
  • $ 7.4 per person
  • $ 8.8 per person

Total budget:

$ 1374* (27969970 VND)

* estimated local budget for 2 people for 2 weeks (excluding plane tickets).



Cost of living in Yen Bai compared to United States in 2022

Compare with the average cost of living in:

On average, the cost of living in Yen Bai in 2022 is 61% less than the average cost of living in the United States (USA).

See the graphic below for the price variation percentage by type of expense in Yen Bai in 2022 compared to average prices in the United States (USA):




Local prices in Yen Bai by expense type

Restaurant budget in Yen Bai

On average, budget for eating in a restaurant in Yen Bai is 73% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Lunch
Lunch
$ 1.6/person
($ 0.7 to $ 2.4)

90% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 18
3 course dinner
3 course dinner
$ 9.7/person
($ 9.7 to $ 9.7)

72% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 35
McDonald's meal
McDonald's meal
$ 3.9/person
($ 3.9 to $ 3.9)

57% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 9.2
Local beer
Local beer
$ 0.7 for 500ml
($ 0.7 to $ 0.7)

87% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5.7
Imported beer
Imported beer
$ 1.7 for 330ml
($ 1.7 to $ 1.7)

50% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.4
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$ 1.4/cup
($ 1.4 to $ 1.4)

71% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5.1
Fizzy drink
Fizzy drink
$ 0.6/can
($ 0.6 to $ 0.6)

74% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.3
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 0.2/bottle
($ 0.2 to $ 0.2)

86% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.8

Hotel and accommodation budget in Yen Bai

On average, hotel and accommodation budget in Yen Bai is 85% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
1-star hotel
1-star hotel
$ 14/night
($ 14 to $ 14)

87% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 109
3-star hotel
3-star hotel
$ 23/night
($ 23 to $ 23)

87% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 180
4-star hotel
4-star hotel
$ 55/night
($ 55 to $ 55)

78% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 262
Hostel/Youth Hostel
Hostel/Youth Hostel
$ 14/month
($ 14 to $ 14)

89% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 122
Hotel with swimming pool
Hotel with swimming pool
$ 32/month
($ 27 to $ 38)

81% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 165
Family room
Family room
$ 21/month
($ 21 to $ 21)

88% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 175

Supermarket food budget in Yen Bai

On average, the price of supermarket food in Yen Bai is 51% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Milk
Milk
$ 1.4/litre
($ 1.4 to $ 1.4)

38% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1
Bread
Bread
$ 1/500g
($ 1 to $ 1)

70% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.3
Rice
Rice
$ 2.2/kg
($ 2.2 to $ 2.2)

51% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.6
Eggs
Eggs
$ 1.7/12 eggs
($ 1.7 to $ 1.7)

39% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.7
Chicken
Chicken
$ 3.9/kg
($ 3.9 to $ 3.9)

64% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 11
Apples
Apples
$ 3.6/kg
($ 3.3 to $ 3.9)

31% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5.3
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
$ 1.2/kg
($ 1.2 to $ 1.2)

75% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5
Potatoes
Potatoes
$ 0.7/kg
($ 0.7 to $ 0.7)

75% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 0.2
($ 0.2 to $ 0.2)

89% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.1

Public and private transport budget in Yen Bai

On average, the price of transport in Yen Bai is 52% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Taxi (per km)
Taxi (per km)
$ 0.5/km
($ 0.5 to $ 0.5)

73% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.9
Petrol
Petrol
$ 1.2/litre
($ 1.2 to $ 1.2)

3% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.1
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
$ 0.5
($ 0.5 to $ 0.5)

86% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.7

Leisure activity budget in Yen Bai

On average, budget for leisure activities in Yen Bai is 68% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Cinema
Cinema
$ 4.4/ticket
($ 3.9 to $ 4.9)

68% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 14

Budget for clothes and price of cigarettes in Yen Bai

On average, shopping budget in Yen Bai is 36% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Cigarettes
Cigarettes
$ 1.4/pack
($ 1.1 to $ 1.9)

85% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 9.8
Levi's jeans
Levi's jeans
$ 59
($ 59 to $ 59)

14% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 52
Summer dress
Summer dress
$ 28
($ 21 to $ 35)

36% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 42

Plane ticket budget

London → Hanoi
London → Hanoi
London → Hanoi
$ 972
(fair price: $ 786)
Manchester → Hanoi
Manchester → Hanoi
Manchester → Hanoi
$ 970
(fair price: $ 837)
Dublin → Hanoi
Dublin → Hanoi
Dublin → Hanoi
$ 885
(fair price: $ 743)
New York City → Hanoi
New York City → Hanoi
New York City → Hanoi
$ 1045
(fair price: $ 850)
Los Angeles → Hanoi
Los Angeles  → Hanoi
Los Angeles  → Hanoi
$ 962
(fair price: $ 786)
Melbourne → Hanoi
Melbourne → Hanoi
Melbourne → Hanoi
$ 731
(fair price: $ 581)


About this information on the cost of living in Yen Bai

The information about the cost of living in Yen Bai shown on this page comes from multiple sources, including: Numbeo, Easyvoyage and Hotels.com.

The information about the cost of living in Yen Bai was updated on 19-05-2022.

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