The average price of a 7-day trip to Emporia is $1,271 for a solo traveler, $2,283 for a couple, and $4,279 for a family of 4. Emporia hotels range from $48 to $220 per night with an average of $73, while most vacation rentals will cost $180 to $440 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Richmond International Airport (RIC) are between $585 and $917 per person for economy flights and $1,836 to $2,878 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $42 to $68 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 Emporia, VA, US

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

  • January 8th to March 25th (except the week of March 12th)
  • August 6th to November 18th

The absolute cheapest time to take a vacation in Emporia is usually early to mid September.

 

Average Emporia Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Emporia for a week is $1,097-$1,792($157-$256 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $42 to $68 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $377 to $734 for economy

Lodging: $71 to $97 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $76 to $92 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Emporia for a week is $2,184-$3,368($312-$481 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $84 to $136 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $754 to $1,468 for economy

Lodging: $71 to $97 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $76 to $92 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Emporia for a week is $3,368-$6,004($481-$858 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $168 to $272 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,508 to $2,936 for economy

Lodging: $142 to $194 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $114 to $129 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Emporia

How cheap can you make a vacation to Emporia? The cheapest trip to Emporia 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 $180 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 $41.

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 Emporia for a week is $749-$2,253($107-$322 per day)

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

Flights: $377 to $734 for economy

Lodging: $41 to $48 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $180 to $210 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Emporia for a week is $1,252-$3,246($179-$464 per day)

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

Flights: $754 to $1,468 for economy

Lodging: $41 to $48 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $180 to $210 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Emporia for a week is $2,504-$5,736($358-$819 per day)

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

Flights: $1,508 to $2,936 for economy

Lodging: $82 to $96 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $270 to $294 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is very possible to travel to Emporia cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Emporia Trip

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

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Emporia for a week is $2,316-$7,551($331-$1,079 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $92 to $122 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,018 to $1,945 for first class

Lodging: $109 to $220 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $440 to $792 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Emporia for a week is $3,978-$10,350($568-$1,479 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $184 to $244 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,036 to $3,890 for first class

Lodging: $109 to $220 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $440 to $792 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Emporia for a week is $7,956-$18,324($1,137-$2,618 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $368 to $488 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $4,072 to $7,780 for first class

Lodging: $218 to $440 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $616 to $1,188 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Emporia Hotel Prices

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

Emporia 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 Emporia 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 Emporia.

 

Flight Costs to Emporia

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $917 average in late July to a low of $585 in early to mid September. Median flight price is $579. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Emporia our data includes 596 originating airports, and 113 airlines. The area has average variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Emporia from an airport like Shevchenko (SCO) in Aktau (Kazakhstan) for an average $6,157 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Orlando Sanford International (SFB) in Sanford, FL (the United States) at an average of just $168.

 

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 Emporia, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $333, so you can easily save about 57% 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 Emporia can easily cost $270 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $18 per person. Private tours can cost $548 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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