The average price of a 7-day trip to Dandenong Ranges is $2,056 for a solo traveler, $3,693 for a couple, and $6,923 for a family of 4. Dandenong Ranges hotels range from $67 to $186 per night with an average of $140, while most vacation rentals will cost $180 to $420 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Melbourne International Airport (MEL) are between $1,003 and $1,872 per person for economy flights and $3,147 to $5,874 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $57 to $104 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 Dandenong Ranges, VC, AU

On average, these will be the cheapest dates to fly to MEL and stay in a Dandenong Ranges hotel:

  • January 29th to March 25th
  • April 16th to May 6th (except the week of April 23rd)
  • August 6th to December 2nd (except the week of October 8th)

The absolute cheapest time to take a vacation in Dandenong Ranges is usually late August to early September.

 

Average Dandenong Ranges Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Dandenong Ranges for a week is $1,465-$3,044($209-$435 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $57 to $104 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $550 to $1,572 for economy

Lodging: $96 to $124 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $86 to $105 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Dandenong Ranges for a week is $3,320-$5,944($474-$849 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $114 to $208 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,100 to $3,144 for economy

Lodging: $96 to $124 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $86 to $105 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Dandenong Ranges for a week is $4,624-$10,688($661-$1,527 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $228 to $416 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,200 to $6,288 for economy

Lodging: $192 to $248 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $138 to $147 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Dandenong Ranges

How cheap can you make a vacation to Dandenong Ranges? The cheapest trip to Dandenong Ranges is about $153 per person per day for travelers willing to take standby flights, deal with inconvenience, and otherwise limit travel expenses. About 1% of rentals are available in the $0 to $100 range for an entire place, and vacation rentals can be booked for as low as $80 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 $56.

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 Dandenong Ranges for a week is $1,068-$2,529($153-$361 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $26 to $51 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $550 to $1,572 for economy

Lodging: $56 to $67 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $80 to $100 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Dandenong Ranges for a week is $1,800-$4,458($257-$637 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $52 to $102 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,100 to $3,144 for economy

Lodging: $56 to $67 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $80 to $100 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Dandenong Ranges for a week is $3,600-$8,676($514-$1,239 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $104 to $204 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,200 to $6,288 for economy

Lodging: $112 to $134 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $120 to $160 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is very difficult to travel to Dandenong Ranges cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Dandenong Ranges Trip

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

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Dandenong Ranges for a week is $3,321-$10,324($474-$1,475 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $114 to $198 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,623 to $4,402 for first class

Lodging: $150 to $186 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $420 to $756 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Dandenong Ranges for a week is $5,742-$16,112($820-$2,302 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $228 to $396 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $3,246 to $8,804 for first class

Lodging: $150 to $186 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $420 to $756 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Dandenong Ranges for a week is $11,484-$29,500($1,641-$4,214 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $456 to $792 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $6,492 to $17,608 for first class

Lodging: $300 to $372 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $672 to $1,058 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Dandenong Ranges Hotel Prices

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

Dandenong Ranges 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 Dandenong Ranges 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 Dandenong Ranges.

 

Flight Costs to Dandenong Ranges

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $1,872 average in late December to a low of $1,003 in late August to early September. Median flight price is $1,302. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Dandenong Ranges our data includes 274 originating airports, and 157 airlines. The area has more variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Dandenong Ranges from an airport like Provincetown Municipal (PVC) in Provincetown, MA (the United States) for an average $9,378 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Hobart (HBA) in Hobart (Australia) at an average of just $96.

 

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 Dandenong Ranges, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $868, so you can easily save about 87% 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 Dandenong Ranges can easily cost $380 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $26 per person. Private tours can cost $766 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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