The average price of a 7-day trip to Guayaquil is $1,271 for a solo traveler, $2,283 for a couple, and $4,279 for a family of 4. Guayaquil hotels range from $34 to $157 per night with an average of $63, while most vacation rentals will cost $80 to $320 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Capitan FAP Guillermo Concha Iberico Airport (PIU) are between $742 and $1,452 per person for economy flights and $2,328 to $4,556 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $29 to $42 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 Guayaquil, EC

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

  • January 15th to April 29th (except the weeks of February 12th, March 12th, April 2nd and April 9th)
  • August 13th to December 2nd (except the weeks of October 8th and November 19th)

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

 

Average Guayaquil Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Guayaquil for a week is $874-$1,917($125-$274 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $29 to $42 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $413 to $1,263 for economy

Lodging: $43 to $60 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $46 to $56 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Guayaquil for a week is $2,148-$3,852($307-$550 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $58 to $84 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $826 to $2,526 for economy

Lodging: $43 to $60 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $46 to $56 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Guayaquil for a week is $2,878-$6,948($411-$993 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $116 to $168 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,652 to $5,052 for economy

Lodging: $86 to $120 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $69 to $84 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Guayaquil

How cheap can you make a vacation to Guayaquil? The cheapest trip to Guayaquil is about $89 per person per day for travelers willing to take standby flights, deal with inconvenience, and otherwise limit travel expenses. About 8% 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 $30.

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 Guayaquil for a week is $624-$1,745($89-$249 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $13 to $26 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $413 to $1,263 for economy

Lodging: $30 to $34 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $20 to $50 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Guayaquil for a week is $1,128-$3,190($161-$456 per day)

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

Flights: $826 to $2,526 for economy

Lodging: $30 to $34 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $20 to $50 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Guayaquil for a week is $2,208-$6,230($315-$890 per day)

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

Flights: $1,652 to $5,052 for economy

Lodging: $60 to $68 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $32 to $75 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is easy to travel to Guayaquil cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Guayaquil Trip

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

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Guayaquil for a week is $1,689-$7,131($241-$1,019 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $55 to $80 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $830 to $2,539 for first class

Lodging: $79 to $157 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $320 to $672 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Guayaquil for a week is $2,904-$10,230($415-$1,461 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $110 to $160 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,660 to $5,078 for first class

Lodging: $79 to $157 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $320 to $672 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Guayaquil for a week is $5,808-$18,444($830-$2,635 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $220 to $320 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $3,320 to $10,156 for first class

Lodging: $158 to $314 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $512 to $1,008 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Guayaquil Hotel Prices

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

Guayaquil 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 Guayaquil 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 Guayaquil.

 

Flight Costs to Guayaquil

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $1,452 average in late December to a low of $742 in early to mid September. Median flight price is $805. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Guayaquil our data includes 21 originating airports, and 16 airlines. The area has more variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Guayaquil from an airport like Baton Rouge Metropolitan/Ryan Field (BTR) in Baton Rouge, LA (the United States) for an average $1,549 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Jorge Chavez International (LIM) in Lima (Peru) at an average of just $84.

 

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 Guayaquil, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $710, so you can easily save about 96% 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 Guayaquil can easily cost $200 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $13 per person. Private tours can cost $390 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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