The average price of a 7-day trip to Byron Bay is $3,025 for a solo traveler, $5,433 for a couple, and $10,185 for a family of 4. Byron Bay hotels range from $67 to $198 per night with an average of $121, while most vacation rentals will cost $200 to $600 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Ballina Byron Gateway Airport (BNK) are between $1,298 and $3,138 per person for economy flights and $4,073 to $9,847 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $46 to $118 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 Byron Bay, NW, AU

On average, these will be the cheapest dates to fly to BNK and stay in a Byron Bay hotel:

  • February 19th to March 18th
  • April 23rd to June 17th
  • July 30th to November 11th (except the week of October 8th)

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

 

Average Byron Bay Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Byron Bay for a week is $1,447-$4,816($207-$688 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $46 to $118 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $711 to $2,730 for economy

Lodging: $69 to $116 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $172 to $210 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Byron Bay for a week is $3,654-$9,188($522-$1,313 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $92 to $236 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,422 to $5,460 for economy

Lodging: $69 to $116 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $172 to $210 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Byron Bay for a week is $4,960-$16,240($709-$2,320 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $184 to $472 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,844 to $10,920 for economy

Lodging: $138 to $232 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $275 to $336 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Byron Bay

How cheap can you make a vacation to Byron Bay? The cheapest trip to Byron Bay is about $176 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 $58.

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 Byron Bay for a week is $1,234-$3,987($176-$570 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $25 to $51 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $711 to $2,730 for economy

Lodging: $58 to $67 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 Byron Bay for a week is $2,120-$7,074($303-$1,011 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $50 to $102 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,422 to $5,460 for economy

Lodging: $58 to $67 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 Byron Bay for a week is $4,240-$13,698($606-$1,957 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $100 to $204 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,844 to $10,920 for economy

Lodging: $116 to $134 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $168 to $225 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is very difficult to travel to Byron Bay cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Byron Bay Trip

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

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Byron Bay for a week is $3,236-$15,026($462-$2,147 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $97 to $260 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,699 to $6,006 for first class

Lodging: $143 to $198 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $600 to $1,200 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Byron Bay for a week is $5,614-$22,852($802-$3,265 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $194 to $520 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $3,398 to $12,012 for first class

Lodging: $143 to $198 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $600 to $1,200 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Byron Bay for a week is $11,228-$41,384($1,604-$5,912 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $388 to $1,040 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $6,796 to $24,024 for first class

Lodging: $286 to $396 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $900 to $1,680 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Byron Bay Hotel Prices

The cost of staying in Byron Bay is much higher than the average city. On average hotels are less expensive than vacation rentals. Luxury vacation rentals are more expensive in Byron Bay 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.

Byron Bay 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 Byron Bay 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 a healthy amount of vacation rentals serving all budgets in Byron Bay.

 

Flight Costs to Byron Bay

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $3,138 average in late December to a low of $1,298 in early September. Median flight price is $1,818. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Byron Bay our data includes 22 originating airports, and 22 airlines. The area has much more variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Byron Bay from an airport like Henry E. Rohlsen (STX) in Christiansted, VI (the United States) for an average $4,777 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Sydney International (SYD) in Sydney (Australia) at an average of just $124.

 

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 Monday, and the cheapest day to fly back is usually Tuesday. Click here to see data for the cost of flights from your airport. In Byron Bay, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $1,840, so you can easily save about 142% 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 Byron Bay can easily cost $380 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $25 per person. Private tours can cost $762 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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