The average price of a 7-day trip to Kingston is $2,822 for a solo traveler, $5,068 for a couple, and $9,502 for a family of 4. Kingston hotels range from $80 to $364 per night with an average of $126, while most vacation rentals will cost $240 to $1000 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Stewart International Airport (SWF) are between $1,625 and $2,114 per person for economy flights and $5,099 to $6,634 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $64 to $146 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 Kingston, NY, US

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

  • January 8th to April 1st
  • May 14th to June 10th
  • August 13th to October 14th

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

 

Average Kingston Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Kingston for a week is $2,015-$4,106($288-$587 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $64 to $146 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $931 to $1,776 for economy

Lodging: $106 to $143 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $178 to $218 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Kingston for a week is $4,782-$7,580($683-$1,083 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $128 to $292 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,862 to $3,552 for economy

Lodging: $106 to $143 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $178 to $218 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Kingston for a week is $6,788-$13,154($970-$1,879 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $256 to $584 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $3,724 to $7,104 for economy

Lodging: $212 to $286 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $285 to $327 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Kingston

How cheap can you make a vacation to Kingston? The cheapest trip to Kingston is about $220 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 $66.

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 Kingston for a week is $1,537-$3,216($220-$459 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $30 to $60 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $931 to $1,776 for economy

Lodging: $66 to $80 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $140 to $170 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Kingston for a week is $2,678-$5,412($383-$773 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $60 to $120 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,862 to $3,552 for economy

Lodging: $66 to $80 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $140 to $170 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Kingston for a week is $5,356-$10,416($765-$1,488 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $120 to $240 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $3,724 to $7,104 for economy

Lodging: $132 to $160 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $210 to $272 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is very difficult to travel to Kingston cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Kingston Trip

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

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Kingston for a week is $4,764-$19,036($681-$2,719 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $141 to $277 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,691 to $5,097 for first class

Lodging: $181 to $364 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $1,000 to $2,000 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Kingston for a week is $8,442-$26,072($1,206-$3,725 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $282 to $554 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $5,382 to $10,194 for first class

Lodging: $181 to $364 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $1,000 to $2,000 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Kingston for a week is $16,884-$44,944($2,412-$6,421 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $564 to $1,108 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $10,764 to $20,388 for first class

Lodging: $362 to $728 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $1,600 to $2,800 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Kingston Hotel Prices

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

Kingston 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 Kingston 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 Kingston.

 

Flight Costs to Kingston

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $2,114 average in early August to a low of $1,625 in early to mid September. Median flight price is $806. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Kingston our data includes 495 originating airports, and 114 airlines. The area has average variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Kingston from an airport like Julius Nyerere International (DAR) in Dar Es Salaam (Tanzania) for an average $11,674 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Orlando Sanford International (SFB) in Sanford, FL (the United States) at an average of just $237.

 

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 Saturday. Click here to see data for the cost of flights from your airport. In Kingston, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $489, so you can easily save about 30% 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 Kingston can easily cost $450 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $30 per person. Private tours can cost $907 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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