The average price of a 7-day trip to Colby is $1,342 for a solo traveler, $2,410 for a couple, and $4,519 for a family of 4. Colby hotels range from $47 to $214 per night with an average of $77, while most vacation rentals will cost $180 to $220 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Denver International Airport (DEN) are between $677 and $1,139 per person for economy flights and $2,124 to $3,574 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $38 to $77 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 Colby, KS, US

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

  • January 15th to March 4th (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 16th to May 6th
  • August 6th to December 9th (except the week of November 26th)

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

 

Average Colby Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Colby for a week is $924-$1,936($132-$277 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $38 to $77 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $388 to $923 for economy

Lodging: $79 to $79 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $45 to $55 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Colby for a week is $2,156-$3,830($308-$547 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $76 to $154 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $776 to $1,846 for economy

Lodging: $79 to $79 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $45 to $55 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Colby for a week is $3,048-$6,796($435-$971 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $152 to $308 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,552 to $3,692 for economy

Lodging: $158 to $158 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $72 to $88 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Colby

How cheap can you make a vacation to Colby? The cheapest trip to Colby is about $107 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 $220 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 Colby for a week is $748-$2,675($107-$382 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $18 to $36 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $388 to $923 for economy

Lodging: $39 to $47 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $220 to $250 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Colby for a week is $1,262-$3,850($180-$550 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $36 to $72 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $776 to $1,846 for economy

Lodging: $39 to $47 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $220 to $250 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Colby for a week is $2,524-$7,100($361-$1,014 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $72 to $144 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,552 to $3,692 for economy

Lodging: $78 to $94 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $352 to $400 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is very possible to travel to Colby cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Colby Trip

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

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Colby for a week is $2,022-$5,770($289-$824 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $76 to $154 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $854 to $1,920 for first class

Lodging: $106 to $214 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $220 to $462 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Colby for a week is $3,408-$8,768($487-$1,253 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $152 to $308 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,708 to $3,840 for first class

Lodging: $106 to $214 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $220 to $462 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Colby for a week is $6,816-$15,874($974-$2,268 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $304 to $616 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $3,416 to $7,680 for first class

Lodging: $212 to $428 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $352 to $647 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Colby Hotel Prices

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

Colby 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 Colby 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

It appears there are only a few vacations rentals with very few price options in Colby.

 

Flight Costs to Colby

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $1,139 average in late July to a low of $677 in mid to late September. Median flight price is $736. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Colby our data includes 1,046 originating airports, and 204 airlines. The area has more variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Colby from an airport like Wallis Hihifo (WLS) in Wallis Island (Wallis and Futuna) for an average $7,552 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Chadron Municipal (CDR) in Chadron, NE (the United States) at an average of just $99.

 

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 Colby, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $462, so you can easily save about 68% 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 Colby can easily cost $270 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $18 per person. Private tours can cost $534 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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