The average price of a 7-day trip to Deadwood is $1,747 for a solo traveler, $3,138 for a couple, and $5,882 for a family of 4. Deadwood hotels range from $49 to $226 per night with an average of $54, while most vacation rentals will cost $220 to $640 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Rapid City Regional Airport (RAP) are between $523 and $795 per person for economy flights and $1,641 to $2,495 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $43 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 Deadwood, SD, US

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

  • January 8th to March 4th (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 16th to May 6th
  • August 6th to November 18th

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

 

Average Deadwood Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Deadwood for a week is $974-$2,724($139-$389 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $43 to $90 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $373 to $636 for economy

Lodging: $50 to $60 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $199 to $243 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Deadwood for a week is $1,948-$4,308($278-$615 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $86 to $180 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $746 to $1,272 for economy

Lodging: $50 to $60 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $199 to $243 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Deadwood for a week is $3,296-$7,398($471-$1,057 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $172 to $360 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,492 to $2,544 for economy

Lodging: $100 to $120 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $299 to $389 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Deadwood

How cheap can you make a vacation to Deadwood? The cheapest trip to Deadwood is about $110 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 $100 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 $44.

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 Deadwood for a week is $770-$1,735($110-$248 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $19 to $37 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $373 to $636 for economy

Lodging: $44 to $49 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $100 to $140 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Deadwood for a week is $1,276-$2,630($182-$376 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $38 to $74 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $746 to $1,272 for economy

Lodging: $44 to $49 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $100 to $140 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Deadwood for a week is $2,552-$4,924($365-$703 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $76 to $148 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,492 to $2,544 for economy

Lodging: $88 to $98 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $160 to $224 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is very possible to travel to Deadwood cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Deadwood Trip

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

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Deadwood for a week is $2,169-$11,266($310-$1,609 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $95 to $189 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $832 to $1,495 for first class

Lodging: $112 to $226 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $640 to $1,408 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Deadwood for a week is $3,666-$14,084($524-$2,012 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $190 to $378 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,664 to $2,990 for first class

Lodging: $112 to $226 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $640 to $1,408 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Deadwood for a week is $7,332-$23,098($1,047-$3,300 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $380 to $756 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $3,328 to $5,980 for first class

Lodging: $224 to $452 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $960 to $1,971 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Deadwood Hotel Prices

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

Deadwood 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 Deadwood 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 Deadwood.

 

Flight Costs to Deadwood

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $795 average in mid December to a low of $523 in mid to late September. Median flight price is $498. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Deadwood our data includes 275 originating airports, and 87 airlines. The area has average variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Deadwood from an airport like Shevchenko (SCO) in Aktau (Kazakhstan) for an average $6,284 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Phoenix – Mesa Gateway (AZA) in Phoenix, AZ (the United States) at an average of just $222.

 

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 Deadwood, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $272, so you can easily save about 52% 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 Deadwood can easily cost $280 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $19 per person. Private tours can cost $562 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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