The average price of a 7-day trip to Gilroy is $2,070 for a solo traveler, $3,718 for a couple, and $6,970 for a family of 4. Gilroy hotels range from $69 to $316 per night with an average of $95, while most vacation rentals will cost $200 to $780 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) are between $773 and $1,417 per person for economy flights and $2,426 to $4,447 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $55 to $106 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 Gilroy, CA, US

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

  • January 15th to March 18th
  • April 9th to April 29th
  • August 6th to November 11th

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

 

Average Gilroy Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Gilroy for a week is $1,351-$3,160($193-$451 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $55 to $106 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $444 to $1,176 for economy

Lodging: $87 to $144 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $169 to $207 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Gilroy for a week is $2,838-$5,560($405-$794 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $110 to $212 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $888 to $2,352 for economy

Lodging: $87 to $144 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $169 to $207 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Gilroy for a week is $4,360-$9,538($623-$1,363 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $220 to $424 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,776 to $4,704 for economy

Lodging: $174 to $288 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $237 to $311 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Gilroy

How cheap can you make a vacation to Gilroy? The cheapest trip to Gilroy is about $140 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 $140 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 $59.

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 Gilroy for a week is $980-$2,500($140-$357 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $26 to $52 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $444 to $1,176 for economy

Lodging: $59 to $69 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $140 to $160 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Gilroy for a week is $1,606-$4,040($229-$577 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $52 to $104 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $888 to $2,352 for economy

Lodging: $59 to $69 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $140 to $160 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Gilroy for a week is $3,212-$7,600($459-$1,086 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $104 to $208 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,776 to $4,704 for economy

Lodging: $118 to $138 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $224 to $240 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is very difficult to travel to Gilroy cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Gilroy Trip

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

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Gilroy for a week is $3,085-$13,864($441-$1,981 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $121 to $212 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,296 to $2,552 for first class

Lodging: $157 to $316 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $780 to $1,638 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Gilroy for a week is $5,228-$17,900($747-$2,557 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $242 to $424 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,592 to $5,104 for first class

Lodging: $157 to $316 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $780 to $1,638 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Gilroy for a week is $10,456-$29,902($1,494-$4,272 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $484 to $848 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $5,184 to $10,208 for first class

Lodging: $314 to $632 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $1,092 to $2,293 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Gilroy Hotel Prices

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

Gilroy 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 Gilroy 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 Gilroy.

 

Flight Costs to Gilroy

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $1,417 average in early January to a low of $773 in mid to late September. Median flight price is $895. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Gilroy our data includes 1,292 originating airports, and 159 airlines. The area has more variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Gilroy from an airport like Komodo (LBJ) in Labuhan Bajo (Indonesia) for an average $9,556 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Los Angeles International (LAX) in Los Angeles, CA (the United States) at an average of just $115.

 

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 Gilroy, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $645, so you can easily save about 83% 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 Gilroy can easily cost $390 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $26 per person. Private tours can cost $787 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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