The average price of a 7-day trip to Ishigaki Island is $2,461 for a solo traveler, $4,420 for a couple, and $8,286 for a family of 4. Ishigaki Island hotels range from $83 to $435 per night with an average of $174, while most vacation rentals will cost $100 to $600 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Ishigaki Airport (ISG) are between $944 and $1,561 per person for economy flights and $2,962 to $4,898 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $59 to $166 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 Ishigaki Island, JP

On average, these will be the cheapest dates to fly to ISG and stay in a Ishigaki Island hotel:

  • January 1st to March 18th
  • August 13th to December 2nd (except the week of August 20th)

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

 

Average Ishigaki Island Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Ishigaki Island for a week is $1,549-$3,677($221-$525 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $59 to $166 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $566 to $1,405 for economy

Lodging: $95 to $185 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $102 to $124 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Ishigaki Island for a week is $3,284-$6,556($469-$937 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $118 to $332 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,132 to $2,810 for economy

Lodging: $95 to $185 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $102 to $124 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Ishigaki Island for a week is $4,834-$12,488($691-$1,784 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $236 to $664 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,264 to $5,620 for economy

Lodging: $190 to $370 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $153 to $174 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Ishigaki Island

How cheap can you make a vacation to Ishigaki Island? The cheapest trip to Ishigaki Island is about $178 per person per day for travelers willing to take standby flights, deal with inconvenience, and otherwise limit travel expenses. About 6% 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 $71.

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 Ishigaki Island for a week is $1,244-$2,689($178-$384 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $36 to $72 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $566 to $1,405 for economy

Lodging: $71 to $83 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 Ishigaki Island for a week is $2,062-$4,598($295-$657 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $72 to $144 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,132 to $2,810 for economy

Lodging: $71 to $83 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 Ishigaki Island for a week is $4,124-$8,884($589-$1,269 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $144 to $288 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,264 to $5,620 for economy

Lodging: $142 to $166 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $160 to $208 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is very difficult to travel to Ishigaki Island cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Ishigaki Island Trip

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

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Ishigaki Island for a week is $4,911-$12,832($702-$1,833 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $130 to $365 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,511 to $3,077 for first class

Lodging: $415 to $435 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $600 to $1,200 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Ishigaki Island for a week is $7,332-$18,464($1,047-$2,638 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $260 to $730 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $3,022 to $6,154 for first class

Lodging: $415 to $435 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $600 to $1,200 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Ishigaki Island for a week is $14,664-$33,328($2,095-$4,761 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $520 to $1,460 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $6,044 to $12,308 for first class

Lodging: $830 to $870 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $900 to $1,800 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Ishigaki Island Hotel Prices

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

Ishigaki Island 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 Ishigaki Island 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 Ishigaki Island.

 

Flight Costs to Ishigaki Island

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $1,561 average in early to mid July to a low of $944 in mid to late September. Median flight price is $667. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Ishigaki Island our data includes 13 originating airports, and 28 airlines. The area has more variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Ishigaki Island from an airport like Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International (SJC) in San Jose, CA (the United States) for an average $4,153 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Naha (OKA) in Okinawa (Japan) at an average of just $188.

 

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 Wednesday. Click here to see data for the cost of flights from your airport. In Ishigaki Island, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $617, so you can easily save about 65% 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 Ishigaki Island can easily cost $540 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $36 per person. Private tours can cost $1084 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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