The average price of a 7-day trip to Federal Way is $1,593 for a solo traveler, $2,861 for a couple, and $5,364 for a family of 4. Federal Way hotels range from $61 to $284 per night with an average of $93, while most vacation rentals will cost $140 to $440 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Seattle/Tacoma International Airport (SEA) are between $774 and $1,260 per person for economy flights and $2,429 to $3,954 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $56 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 Federal Way, WA, US

On average, these will be the cheapest dates to fly to SEA and stay in a Federal Way hotel:

  • January 15th to March 11th
  • April 16th to May 6th
  • August 6th to November 18th

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

 

Average Federal Way Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Federal Way for a week is $1,366-$2,446($195-$349 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $56 to $90 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $452 to $1,096 for economy

Lodging: $89 to $120 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $87 to $107 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Federal Way for a week is $2,854-$4,500($408-$643 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $112 to $180 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $904 to $2,192 for economy

Lodging: $89 to $120 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $87 to $107 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Federal Way for a week is $4,162-$8,344($595-$1,192 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $224 to $360 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,808 to $4,384 for economy

Lodging: $178 to $240 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $131 to $161 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Federal Way

How cheap can you make a vacation to Federal Way? The cheapest trip to Federal Way is about $106 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 $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 Federal Way for a week is $740-$1,791($106-$256 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $24 to $47 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $452 to $1,096 for economy

Lodging: $52 to $61 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $20 to $60 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Federal Way for a week is $1,360-$3,216($194-$459 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $48 to $94 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $904 to $2,192 for economy

Lodging: $52 to $61 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $20 to $60 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Federal Way for a week is $2,672-$6,432($382-$919 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $96 to $188 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,808 to $4,384 for economy

Lodging: $104 to $122 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $32 to $90 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is very difficult to travel to Federal Way cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Federal Way Trip

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

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Federal Way for a week is $2,915-$8,748($416-$1,250 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $118 to $162 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,135 to $2,334 for first class

Lodging: $159 to $284 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $440 to $880 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Federal Way for a week is $4,876-$12,216($697-$1,745 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $236 to $324 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,270 to $4,668 for first class

Lodging: $159 to $284 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $440 to $880 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Federal Way for a week is $9,752-$21,792($1,393-$3,113 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $472 to $648 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $4,540 to $9,336 for first class

Lodging: $318 to $568 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $660 to $1,320 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Federal Way Hotel Prices

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

Federal Way 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 Federal Way 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 Federal Way.

 

Flight Costs to Federal Way

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $1,260 average in early January to a low of $774 in mid to late September. Median flight price is $810. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Federal Way our data includes 1,135 originating airports, and 194 airlines. The area has more variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Federal Way from an airport like Mallam Aminu Kano International (KAN) in Kano (Nigeria) for an average $7,435 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Tri Cities (PSC) in Pasco/Kennewick/Richland, WA (the United States) at an average of just $130.

 

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 Federal Way, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $486, so you can easily save about 63% 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 Federal Way can easily cost $350 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $24 per person. Private tours can cost $709 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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