The average price of a 7-day trip to Cambridge is $1,167 for a solo traveler, $2,096 for a couple, and $3,929 for a family of 4. Cambridge hotels range from $48 to $220 per night with an average of $73, while most vacation rentals will cost $120 to $360 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Lester B. Pearson International Airport (YYZ) are between $453 and $711 per person for economy flights and $1,422 to $2,231 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $38 to $71 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 Cambridge, ON, CA

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

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • August 13th to December 9th

The absolute cheapest time to take a vacation in Cambridge is usually mid to late September.

 

Average Cambridge Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Cambridge for a week is $900-$1,681($129-$240 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $38 to $71 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $292 to $590 for economy

Lodging: $67 to $99 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $57 to $69 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Cambridge for a week is $1,780-$3,010($254-$430 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $76 to $142 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $584 to $1,180 for economy

Lodging: $67 to $99 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $57 to $69 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Cambridge for a week is $2,778-$5,536($397-$791 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $152 to $284 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,168 to $2,360 for economy

Lodging: $134 to $198 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $91 to $110 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Cambridge

How cheap can you make a vacation to Cambridge? The cheapest trip to Cambridge is about $93 per person per day for travelers willing to take standby flights, deal with inconvenience, and otherwise limit travel expenses. About 3% of rentals are available in the $0 to $100 range for an entire place, and vacation rentals can be booked for as low as $40 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 Cambridge for a week is $652-$1,269($93-$181 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $18 to $37 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $292 to $590 for economy

Lodging: $39 to $48 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $40 to $70 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Cambridge for a week is $1,070-$2,118($153-$303 per day)

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

Flights: $584 to $1,180 for economy

Lodging: $39 to $48 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $40 to $70 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Cambridge for a week is $2,056-$4,026($294-$575 per day)

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

Flights: $1,168 to $2,360 for economy

Lodging: $78 to $96 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $64 to $105 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is very possible to travel to Cambridge cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Cambridge Trip

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

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Cambridge for a week is $2,031-$6,781($290-$969 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $72 to $142 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $873 to $1,251 for first class

Lodging: $109 to $220 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $360 to $756 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Cambridge for a week is $3,408-$9,026($487-$1,289 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $144 to $284 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,746 to $2,502 for first class

Lodging: $109 to $220 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $360 to $756 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Cambridge for a week is $6,816-$15,328($974-$2,190 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $288 to $568 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $3,492 to $5,004 for first class

Lodging: $218 to $440 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $540 to $1,058 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Cambridge Hotel Prices

The cost of staying in Cambridge is slightly lower than the average city. On average hotels are less expensive than vacation rentals. Luxury vacation rentals are more expensive in Cambridge 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.

Cambridge 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 Cambridge 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 Cambridge.

 

Flight Costs to Cambridge

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $711 average in late July to a low of $453 in mid to late September. Median flight price is $471. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Cambridge our data includes 437 originating airports, and 158 airlines. The area has average variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Cambridge from an airport like Shevchenko (SCO) in Aktau (Kazakhstan) for an average $3,845 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Pierre Elliott Trudeau International (YUL) in Montreal (Canada) at an average of just $131.

 

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 Cambridge, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $258, so you can easily save about 57% 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 Cambridge can easily cost $270 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $18 per person. Private tours can cost $548 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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