The average price of a 7-day trip to Grindelwald is $2,094 for a solo traveler, $3,761 for a couple, and $7,050 for a family of 4. Grindelwald hotels range from $143 to $445 per night with an average of $197, while most vacation rentals will cost $200 to $540 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Zurich Airport (ZRH) are between $679 and $973 per person for economy flights and $2,131 to $3,053 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $76 to $142 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 Grindelwald, CH

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

  • January 8th to April 1st
  • April 23rd to May 13th (except the week of April 30th)
  • September 10th to December 9th (except the week of October 15th)

The absolute cheapest time to take a vacation in Grindelwald is usually early November.

 

Average Grindelwald Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Grindelwald for a week is $1,743-$2,932($249-$419 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $76 to $142 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $383 to $876 for economy

Lodging: $162 to $177 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $138 to $168 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Grindelwald for a week is $3,250-$4,996($464-$714 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $152 to $284 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $766 to $1,752 for economy

Lodging: $162 to $177 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $138 to $168 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Grindelwald for a week is $4,986-$9,604($712-$1,372 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $304 to $568 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,532 to $3,504 for economy

Lodging: $324 to $354 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $221 to $235 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Grindelwald

How cheap can you make a vacation to Grindelwald? The cheapest trip to Grindelwald is about $179 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 $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 $124.

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 Grindelwald for a week is $1,256-$2,280($179-$326 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $39 to $78 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $383 to $876 for economy

Lodging: $124 to $143 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $100 to $120 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Grindelwald for a week is $1,912-$3,702($273-$529 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $78 to $156 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $766 to $1,752 for economy

Lodging: $124 to $143 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $100 to $120 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Grindelwald for a week is $3,464-$7,404($495-$1,058 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $156 to $312 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,532 to $3,504 for economy

Lodging: $248 to $286 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $140 to $168 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is very difficult to travel to Grindelwald cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Grindelwald Trip

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

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Grindelwald for a week is $3,213-$11,896($459-$1,699 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $137 to $312 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $892 to $2,584 for first class

Lodging: $227 to $445 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $540 to $1,188 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Grindelwald for a week is $5,064-$16,664($723-$2,381 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $274 to $624 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,784 to $5,168 for first class

Lodging: $227 to $445 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $540 to $1,188 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Grindelwald for a week is $10,128-$29,764($1,447-$4,252 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $548 to $1,248 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $3,568 to $10,336 for first class

Lodging: $454 to $890 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $810 to $1,782 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Grindelwald Hotel Prices

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

Grindelwald 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 Grindelwald 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 Grindelwald.

 

Flight Costs to Grindelwald

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $973 average in early August to a low of $679 in early November. Median flight price is $782. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Grindelwald our data includes 426 originating airports, and 197 airlines. The area has average variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Grindelwald from an airport like Stewart International (SWF) in Newburgh/Poughkeepsie, NY (the United States) for an average $12,735 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Koeln Bonn (CGN) in Cologne (Germany) at an average of just $86.

 

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 Wednesday, and the cheapest day to fly back is usually Tuesday. Click here to see data for the cost of flights from your airport. In Grindelwald, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $295, so you can easily save about 43% 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 Grindelwald can easily cost $590 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $39 per person. Private tours can cost $1175 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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