The average price of a 7-day trip to Downtown Edmonton is $1,184 for a solo traveler, $2,126 for a couple, and $3,987 for a family of 4. Downtown Edmonton hotels range from $59 to $220 per night with an average of $79, while most vacation rentals will cost $100 to $320 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Edmonton International Airport (YEG) are between $534 and $798 per person for economy flights and $1,676 to $2,504 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $31 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 Downtown Edmonton, AB, CA

On average, these will be the cheapest dates to fly to YEG and stay in a Downtown Edmonton hotel:

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • August 6th to December 9th

The absolute cheapest time to take a vacation in Downtown Edmonton is usually late January.

 

Average Downtown Edmonton Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Downtown Edmonton for a week is $904-$1,729($129-$247 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $31 to $77 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $393 to $686 for economy

Lodging: $69 to $84 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $49 to $59 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Downtown Edmonton for a week is $1,796-$3,178($257-$454 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $62 to $154 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $786 to $1,372 for economy

Lodging: $69 to $84 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $49 to $59 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Downtown Edmonton for a week is $2,908-$5,908($415-$844 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $124 to $308 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,572 to $2,744 for economy

Lodging: $138 to $168 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $78 to $83 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Downtown Edmonton

How cheap can you make a vacation to Downtown Edmonton? The cheapest trip to Downtown Edmonton is about $91 per person per day for travelers willing to take standby flights, deal with inconvenience, and otherwise limit travel expenses. About 5% of rentals are available in the $0 to $100 range for an entire place, and vacation rentals can be booked for as low as $20 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 $52.

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 Downtown Edmonton for a week is $639-$1,299($91-$186 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $18 to $37 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $393 to $686 for economy

Lodging: $52 to $59 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $20 to $50 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Downtown Edmonton for a week is $1,158-$2,244($165-$321 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $36 to $74 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $786 to $1,372 for economy

Lodging: $52 to $59 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $20 to $50 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Downtown Edmonton for a week is $2,256-$4,488($322-$641 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $72 to $148 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,572 to $2,744 for economy

Lodging: $104 to $118 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $30 to $70 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is very possible to travel to Downtown Edmonton cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Downtown Edmonton Trip

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

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Downtown Edmonton for a week is $2,268-$6,340($324-$906 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $68 to $169 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,132 to $1,701 for first class

Lodging: $110 to $220 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $320 to $576 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Downtown Edmonton for a week is $3,876-$9,224($554-$1,318 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $136 to $338 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,264 to $3,402 for first class

Lodging: $110 to $220 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $320 to $576 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Downtown Edmonton for a week is $7,752-$16,720($1,107-$2,389 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $272 to $676 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $4,528 to $6,804 for first class

Lodging: $220 to $440 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $512 to $864 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Downtown Edmonton Hotel Prices

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

Downtown Edmonton 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 Downtown Edmonton 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 Downtown Edmonton.

 

Flight Costs to Downtown Edmonton

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $798 average in mid December to a low of $534 in late January. Median flight price is $565. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Downtown Edmonton our data includes 187 originating airports, and 77 airlines. The area has average variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Downtown Edmonton from an airport like Shevchenko (SCO) in Aktau (Kazakhstan) for an average $5,642 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Kelowna (YLW) in Kelowna (Canada) at an average of just $252.

 

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 Downtown Edmonton, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $264, so you can easily save about 49% 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 Downtown Edmonton can easily cost $270 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $18 per person. Private tours can cost $549 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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