The average price of a 7-day trip to Cambria is $2,089 for a solo traveler, $3,752 for a couple, and $7,034 for a family of 4. Cambria hotels range from $83 to $378 per night with an average of $146, while most vacation rentals will cost $280 to $620 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA) are between $576 and $815 per person for economy flights and $1,807 to $2,557 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $68 to $137 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 Cambria, CA, US

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

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • April 16th to May 13th
  • August 13th to November 18th (except the week of October 15th)

The absolute cheapest time to take a vacation in Cambria is usually late January.

 

Average Cambria Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Cambria for a week is $1,489-$3,146($213-$449 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $68 to $137 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $383 to $717 for economy

Lodging: $105 to $139 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $201 to $245 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Cambria for a week is $2,734-$5,018($391-$717 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $136 to $274 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $766 to $1,434 for economy

Lodging: $105 to $139 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $201 to $245 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Cambria for a week is $4,696-$8,762($671-$1,252 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $272 to $548 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,532 to $2,868 for economy

Lodging: $210 to $278 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $302 to $343 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Cambria

How cheap can you make a vacation to Cambria? The cheapest trip to Cambria is about $147 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 $200 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 $72.

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 Cambria for a week is $1,032-$2,538($147-$363 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $31 to $63 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $383 to $717 for economy

Lodging: $72 to $83 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $200 to $230 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Cambria for a week is $1,632-$3,696($233-$528 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $62 to $126 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $766 to $1,434 for economy

Lodging: $72 to $83 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $200 to $230 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Cambria for a week is $3,264-$6,564($466-$938 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $124 to $252 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,532 to $2,868 for economy

Lodging: $144 to $166 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $300 to $322 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is very difficult to travel to Cambria cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Cambria Trip

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

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Cambria for a week is $2,938-$11,775($420-$1,682 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $150 to $260 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $766 to $1,771 for first class

Lodging: $187 to $378 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $620 to $1,364 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Cambria for a week is $4,754-$15,366($679-$2,195 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $300 to $520 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,532 to $3,542 for first class

Lodging: $187 to $378 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $620 to $1,364 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Cambria for a week is $9,508-$27,456($1,358-$3,922 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $600 to $1,040 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $3,064 to $7,084 for first class

Lodging: $374 to $756 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $992 to $2,182 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Cambria Hotel Prices

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

Cambria 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 Cambria 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 Cambria.

 

Flight Costs to Cambria

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $815 average in late July to a low of $576 in late January. Median flight price is $527. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Cambria our data includes 291 originating airports, and 81 airlines. The area has average variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Cambria from an airport like Shevchenko (SCO) in Aktau (Kazakhstan) for an average $6,991 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Salt Lake City International (SLC) in Salt Lake City, UT (the United States) at an average of just $189.

 

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 Tuesday. Click here to see data for the cost of flights from your airport. In Cambria, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $240, so you can easily save about 42% 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 Cambria can easily cost $470 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $31 per person. Private tours can cost $942 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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