The average price of a 7-day trip to Kaunakakai is $2,819 for a solo traveler, $5,063 for a couple, and $9,492 for a family of 4. Kaunakakai hotels range from $98 to $447 per night with an average of $173, while most vacation rentals will cost $300 to $1000 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Molokai Airport (MKK) are between $907 and $1,414 per person for economy flights and $2,846 to $4,437 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $70 to $172 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 Kaunakakai, HI, US

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

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • May 14th to June 3rd
  • August 27th to December 16th (except the weeks of October 8th and November 19th)

The absolute cheapest time to take a vacation in Kaunakakai is usually early to mid January.

 

Average Kaunakakai Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Kaunakakai for a week is $1,745-$4,346($249-$621 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $70 to $172 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $511 to $1,258 for economy

Lodging: $124 to $165 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $257 to $314 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Kaunakakai for a week is $3,538-$7,120($505-$1,017 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $140 to $344 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,022 to $2,516 for economy

Lodging: $124 to $165 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $257 to $314 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Kaunakakai for a week is $5,492-$12,674($785-$1,811 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $280 to $688 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,044 to $5,032 for economy

Lodging: $248 to $330 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $386 to $471 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Kaunakakai

How cheap can you make a vacation to Kaunakakai? The cheapest trip to Kaunakakai is about $185 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 $220 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 $87.

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 Kaunakakai for a week is $1,292-$3,336($185-$477 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $37 to $74 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $511 to $1,258 for economy

Lodging: $87 to $98 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $220 to $260 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Kaunakakai for a week is $2,062-$5,112($295-$730 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $74 to $148 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,022 to $2,516 for economy

Lodging: $87 to $98 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $220 to $260 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Kaunakakai for a week is $4,124-$9,600($589-$1,371 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $148 to $296 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,044 to $5,032 for economy

Lodging: $174 to $196 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $352 to $416 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is very difficult to travel to Kaunakakai cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Kaunakakai Trip

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

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Kaunakakai for a week is $3,715-$16,711($531-$2,387 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $147 to $361 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,354 to $3,384 for first class

Lodging: $222 to $447 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $1,000 to $1,800 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Kaunakakai for a week is $6,098-$22,622($871-$3,232 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $294 to $722 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,708 to $6,768 for first class

Lodging: $222 to $447 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $1,000 to $1,800 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Kaunakakai for a week is $12,196-$39,844($1,742-$5,692 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $588 to $1,444 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $5,416 to $13,536 for first class

Lodging: $444 to $894 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $1,600 to $2,700 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Kaunakakai Hotel Prices

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

Kaunakakai 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 Kaunakakai 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 Kaunakakai.

 

Flight Costs to Kaunakakai

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $1,414 average in late December to a low of $907 in early to mid January. Median flight price is $910. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Kaunakakai our data includes 57 originating airports, and 37 airlines. The area has average variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Kaunakakai from an airport like Shevchenko (SCO) in Aktau (Kazakhstan) for an average $4,863 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Daniel K Inouye International (HNL) in Honolulu, HI (the United States) at an average of just $114.

 

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 Kaunakakai, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $507, so you can easily save about 56% 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 Kaunakakai can easily cost $560 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $37 per person. Private tours can cost $1114 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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