The average price of a 7-day trip to Fort Wayne is $1,324 for a solo traveler, $2,378 for a couple, and $4,458 for a family of 4. Fort Wayne hotels range from $55 to $249 per night with an average of $92, while most vacation rentals will cost $140 to $360 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Fort Wayne International Airport (FWA) are between $569 and $754 per person for economy flights and $1,786 to $2,366 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $43 to $86 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 Fort Wayne, IN, US

On average, these will be the cheapest dates to fly to FWA and stay in a Fort Wayne hotel:

  • January 8th to March 11th
  • April 16th to April 29th
  • August 13th to November 18th

The absolute cheapest time to take a vacation in Fort Wayne is usually late January and early February.

 

Average Fort Wayne Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Fort Wayne for a week is $997-$1,853($142-$265 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $43 to $86 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $360 to $633 for economy

Lodging: $86 to $103 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $56 to $68 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Fort Wayne for a week is $2,076-$3,330($297-$476 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $86 to $172 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $720 to $1,266 for economy

Lodging: $86 to $103 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $56 to $68 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Fort Wayne for a week is $3,184-$6,176($455-$882 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $172 to $344 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,440 to $2,532 for economy

Lodging: $172 to $206 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $90 to $102 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Fort Wayne

How cheap can you make a vacation to Fort Wayne? The cheapest trip to Fort Wayne is about $114 per person per day for travelers willing to take standby flights, deal with inconvenience, and otherwise limit travel expenses. About 2% 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 $48.

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 Fort Wayne for a week is $795-$1,700($114-$243 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $21 to $41 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $360 to $633 for economy

Lodging: $48 to $55 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $100 to $130 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Fort Wayne for a week is $1,302-$2,620($186-$374 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $42 to $82 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $720 to $1,266 for economy

Lodging: $48 to $55 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $100 to $130 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Fort Wayne for a week is $2,604-$4,772($372-$682 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $84 to $164 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,440 to $2,532 for economy

Lodging: $96 to $110 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $150 to $182 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is possible but not easy to travel to Fort Wayne cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Fort Wayne Trip

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

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Fort Wayne for a week is $2,360-$7,367($337-$1,052 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $90 to $163 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $986 to $1,690 for first class

Lodging: $124 to $249 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $360 to $756 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Fort Wayne for a week is $3,976-$10,198($568-$1,457 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $180 to $326 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,972 to $3,380 for first class

Lodging: $124 to $249 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $360 to $756 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Fort Wayne for a week is $7,952-$18,128($1,136-$2,590 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $360 to $652 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $3,944 to $6,760 for first class

Lodging: $248 to $498 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $504 to $1,134 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Fort Wayne Hotel Prices

The cost of staying in Fort Wayne is about average than the average city. On average hotels are less expensive than vacation rentals. Luxury vacation rentals are more expensive in Fort Wayne 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.

Fort Wayne 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 Fort Wayne 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 Fort Wayne.

 

Flight Costs to Fort Wayne

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $754 average in late July to a low of $569 in late January and early February. Median flight price is $467. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Fort Wayne our data includes 271 originating airports, and 75 airlines. The area has average variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Fort Wayne from an airport like Shevchenko (SCO) in Aktau (Kazakhstan) for an average $5,051 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Detroit Metro Wayne County (DTW) in Detroit, MI (the United States) at an average of just $150.

 

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 Wednesday. Click here to see data for the cost of flights from your airport. In Fort Wayne, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $185, so you can easily save about 32% 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 Fort Wayne can easily cost $310 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $21 per person. Private tours can cost $621 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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