The average price of a 7-day trip to Carson City is $1,901 for a solo traveler, $3,414 for a couple, and $6,401 for a family of 4. Carson City hotels range from $63 to $288 per night with an average of $75, while most vacation rentals will cost $320 to $660 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Reno/Tahoe International Airport (RNO) are between $557 and $876 per person for economy flights and $1,748 to $2,749 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $45 to $90 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 Carson City, NV, US

On average, these will be the cheapest dates to fly to RNO and stay in a Carson City hotel:

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • April 16th to May 6th
  • August 13th to November 18th

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

 

Average Carson City Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Carson City for a week is $1,091-$2,947($156-$421 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $45 to $90 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $362 to $727 for economy

Lodging: $69 to $109 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $217 to $265 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Carson City for a week is $2,158-$4,602($308-$657 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $90 to $180 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $724 to $1,454 for economy

Lodging: $69 to $109 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $217 to $265 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Carson City for a week is $3,536-$7,654($505-$1,093 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $180 to $360 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,448 to $2,908 for economy

Lodging: $138 to $218 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $326 to $371 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Carson City

How cheap can you make a vacation to Carson City? The cheapest trip to Carson City is about $122 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 $170 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 $54.

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 Carson City for a week is $854-$2,323($122-$332 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $24 to $48 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $362 to $727 for economy

Lodging: $54 to $63 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $170 to $210 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Carson City for a week is $1,384-$3,386($198-$484 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $48 to $96 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $724 to $1,454 for economy

Lodging: $54 to $63 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $170 to $210 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Carson City for a week is $2,768-$6,268($395-$895 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $96 to $192 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,448 to $2,908 for economy

Lodging: $108 to $126 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $255 to $336 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is very difficult to travel to Carson City cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Carson City Trip

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

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Carson City for a week is $2,591-$11,487($370-$1,641 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $95 to $171 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,068 to $1,578 for first class

Lodging: $143 to $288 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $660 to $1,452 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Carson City for a week is $4,324-$14,262($618-$2,037 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $190 to $342 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,136 to $3,156 for first class

Lodging: $143 to $288 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $660 to $1,452 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Carson City for a week is $8,648-$25,038($1,235-$3,577 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $380 to $684 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $4,272 to $6,312 for first class

Lodging: $286 to $576 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $924 to $2,323 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Carson City Hotel Prices

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

Carson City 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 Carson City 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 Carson City.

 

Flight Costs to Carson City

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $876 average in late December to a low of $557 in mid to late September. Median flight price is $548. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Carson City our data includes 472 originating airports, and 106 airlines. The area has more variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Carson City from an airport like Shevchenko (SCO) in Aktau (Kazakhstan) for an average $7,032 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International (SJC) in San Jose, CA (the United States) at an average of just $166.

 

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 Carson City, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $319, 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 Carson City can easily cost $360 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $24 per person. Private tours can cost $718 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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