The average price of a 7-day trip to Atlanta is $1,380 for a solo traveler, $2,478 for a couple, and $4,646 for a family of 4. Atlanta hotels range from $49 to $223 per night with an average of $86, while most vacation rentals will cost $120 to $580 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Central Illinois Regional Airport (BMI) are between $575 and $875 per person for economy flights and $1,804 to $2,746 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $36 to $74 per person per day for transportation and enjoying local restaurants.

See below for average, budget, and luxury trip costs. You can also look up flight costs from your airport for more tailored flight pricing.

 

 

The Cheapest Times to Visit Atlanta, IL, US

On average, these will be the cheapest dates to fly to BMI and stay in a Atlanta hotel:

  • January 8th to February 25th
  • April 16th to April 29th
  • May 28th to June 10th
  • August 6th to November 11th

The absolute cheapest time to take a vacation in Atlanta is usually early September.

 

Average Atlanta Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Atlanta for a week is $1,027-$1,989($147-$284 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $36 to $74 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $403 to $709 for economy

Lodging: $62 to $82 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $104 to $127 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Atlanta for a week is $2,026-$3,548($289-$507 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $72 to $148 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $806 to $1,418 for economy

Lodging: $62 to $82 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $104 to $127 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Atlanta for a week is $3,364-$5,976($481-$854 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $144 to $296 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,612 to $2,836 for economy

Lodging: $124 to $164 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $156 to $178 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Atlanta

How cheap can you make a vacation to Atlanta? The cheapest trip to Atlanta is about $110 per person per day for travelers willing to take standby flights, deal with inconvenience, and otherwise limit travel expenses. About 0% of rentals are available in the $0 to $100 range for an entire place, and vacation rentals can be booked for as low as $120 per night. These inexpensive rentals must be booked as early as possible and may not be in the most desirable areas. 1-star hotels are more likely to be available, with rooms starting at around $39.

Even cheaper trips are possible depending on where you live and whether you can drive. Check the cheapest times to fly for more saving ideas.

Budget Solo Traveler

The lowest cost for one person to visit Atlanta for a week is $770-$1,868($110-$267 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $19 to $37 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $403 to $709 for economy

Lodging: $39 to $49 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $120 to $150 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Atlanta for a week is $1,306-$2,836($187-$405 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $38 to $74 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $806 to $1,418 for economy

Lodging: $39 to $49 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $120 to $150 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Atlanta for a week is $2,612-$5,222($373-$746 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $76 to $148 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,612 to $2,836 for economy

Lodging: $78 to $98 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $180 to $225 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is very possible to travel to Atlanta cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Atlanta Trip

There is no true ceiling on the cost of a luxury trip, so our estimates are based on what most people do in Atlanta.

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Atlanta for a week is $2,095-$9,044($299-$1,292 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $72 to $155 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $931 to $1,695 for first class

Lodging: $110 to $223 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $580 to $1,044 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Atlanta for a week is $3,530-$11,824($504-$1,689 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $144 to $310 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,862 to $3,390 for first class

Lodging: $110 to $223 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $580 to $1,044 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Atlanta for a week is $7,060-$20,516($1,009-$2,931 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $288 to $620 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $3,724 to $6,780 for first class

Lodging: $220 to $446 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $812 to $1,566 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Atlanta Hotel Prices

The cost of staying in Atlanta is slightly lower than the average city. On average hotels are less expensive than vacation rentals. Luxury vacation rentals are more expensive in Atlanta due to very high property costs. The graphs below show how much cost can vary depending on the type of experience you’re looking for.

Atlanta Lodging Cost by Star Status

The average price for the class of hotel is on the (y) axis. The hotel class (out of 5 stars) is on the (x) axis.

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Hotel Price

Prices are based on Atlanta hotel averages and may not reflect current prices. In some cases, we extrapolate prices to estimate costs, and hotels with your desired star rating may not be available.

Vacation Rental Prices

The percent of vacation rentals in the price range is on the left (y) axis. Price range is on the bottom (x) axis.

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Percent of rentals

There are many options for vacation rentals across many price ranges in Atlanta.

 

Flight Costs to Atlanta

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $875 average in mid December to a low of $575 in early September. Median flight price is $484. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Atlanta our data includes 248 originating airports, and 86 airlines. The area has average variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Atlanta from an airport like Shevchenko (SCO) in Aktau (Kazakhstan) for an average $5,325 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Chicago O’Hare International (ORD) in Chicago, IL (the United States) at an average of just $230.

 

Average Flight Cost by Season

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Worldwide Flight Prices

Average Flight Cost by Day of Week

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Departure Day Prices
Return Day Prices

 

The cheapest day to fly in is typically Tuesday, and the cheapest day to fly back is usually Wednesday. Click here to see data for the cost of flights from your airport. In Atlanta, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $300, so you can easily save about 52% simply by using our free flight guides and booking in advance.

 

Daily Expenses Budget

Daily vacation expenses vary more based on what you’re interested in doing. A fine dining restaurant with drinks around Atlanta can easily cost $280 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $19 per person. Private tours can cost $555 per day, but self-guided tours to see the outdoor sights can be free. Costs vary wildly, so recommendations are made based on the cost of living and averages we see for this type of vacation.

 

 

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