The average price of a 7-day trip to Chincoteague is $1,676 for a solo traveler, $3,010 for a couple, and $5,643 for a family of 4. Chincoteague hotels range from $66 to $301 per night with an average of $103, while most vacation rentals will cost $250 to $550 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Salisbury-Ocean City/Wicomico Regional Airport (SBY) are between $507 and $744 per person for economy flights and $1,591 to $2,335 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $46 to $115 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 Chincoteague, VA, US

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

  • January 1st to March 4th
  • April 16th to June 10th (except the week of May 21st)
  • August 20th to October 7th (except the week of September 3rd)
  • October 29th to November 18th

The absolute cheapest time to take a vacation in Chincoteague is usually mid January.

 

Average Chincoteague Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Chincoteague for a week is $1,272-$2,491($182-$356 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $46 to $115 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $356 to $618 for economy

Lodging: $99 to $103 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $146 to $178 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Chincoteague for a week is $2,252-$4,166($322-$595 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $92 to $230 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $712 to $1,236 for economy

Lodging: $99 to $103 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $146 to $178 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Chincoteague for a week is $3,900-$7,186($557-$1,027 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $184 to $460 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,424 to $2,472 for economy

Lodging: $198 to $206 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $219 to $249 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Chincoteague

How cheap can you make a vacation to Chincoteague? The cheapest trip to Chincoteague is about $123 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 $233 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 $55.

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 Chincoteague for a week is $861-$2,486($123-$355 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $25 to $50 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $356 to $618 for economy

Lodging: $55 to $66 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $233 to $253 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Chincoteague for a week is $1,392-$3,454($199-$493 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $50 to $100 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $712 to $1,236 for economy

Lodging: $55 to $66 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $233 to $253 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Chincoteague for a week is $2,784-$5,996($398-$857 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $100 to $200 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,424 to $2,472 for economy

Lodging: $110 to $132 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $373 to $354 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is very difficult to travel to Chincoteague cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Chincoteague Trip

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

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Chincoteague for a week is $2,523-$9,277($360-$1,325 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $101 to $230 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $922 to $1,397 for first class

Lodging: $149 to $301 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $550 to $1,045 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Chincoteague for a week is $4,152-$12,284($593-$1,755 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $202 to $460 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,844 to $2,794 for first class

Lodging: $149 to $301 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $550 to $1,045 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Chincoteague for a week is $8,304-$22,060($1,186-$3,151 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $404 to $920 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $3,688 to $5,588 for first class

Lodging: $298 to $602 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $825 to $1,672 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Chincoteague Hotel Prices

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

Chincoteague 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 Chincoteague 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 Chincoteague.

 

Flight Costs to Chincoteague

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $744 average in late July to a low of $507 in mid January. Median flight price is $374. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Chincoteague our data includes 135 originating airports, and 50 airlines. The area has average variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Chincoteague from an airport like Singapore Changi International (SIN) in Singapore (Singapore) for an average $7,233 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Raleigh-Durham International (RDU) in Raleigh/Durham, NC (the United States) at an average of just $204.

 

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 Chincoteague, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $237, so you can easily save about 47% 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 Chincoteague can easily cost $380 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $25 per person. Private tours can cost $751 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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