The average price of a 7-day trip to Kristiansand is $1,720 for a solo traveler, $3,089 for a couple, and $5,791 for a family of 4. Kristiansand hotels range from $58 to $263 per night with an average of $106, while most vacation rentals will cost $120 to $540 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Kjevik Airport (KRS) are between $643 and $1,248 per person for economy flights and $2,018 to $3,916 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $47 to $96 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 Kristiansand, NO

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

  • March 5th to May 13th
  • August 27th to December 16th (except the week of October 15th)

The absolute cheapest time to take a vacation in Kristiansand is usually early December.

 

Average Kristiansand Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Kristiansand for a week is $1,173-$2,586($168-$369 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $47 to $96 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $394 to $1,086 for economy

Lodging: $75 to $107 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $113 to $138 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Kristiansand for a week is $2,394-$4,668($342-$667 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $94 to $192 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $788 to $2,172 for economy

Lodging: $75 to $107 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $113 to $138 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Kristiansand for a week is $3,792-$8,316($542-$1,188 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $188 to $384 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,576 to $4,344 for economy

Lodging: $150 to $214 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $158 to $207 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Kristiansand

How cheap can you make a vacation to Kristiansand? The cheapest trip to Kristiansand is about $122 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 $60 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 $51.

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 Kristiansand for a week is $854-$1,934($122-$276 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $22 to $44 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $394 to $1,086 for economy

Lodging: $51 to $58 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $60 to $90 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Kristiansand for a week is $1,402-$3,328($200-$475 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $44 to $88 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $788 to $2,172 for economy

Lodging: $51 to $58 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $60 to $90 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Kristiansand for a week is $2,732-$6,386($390-$912 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $88 to $176 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,576 to $4,344 for economy

Lodging: $102 to $116 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $90 to $135 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is harder to travel to Kristiansand cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Kristiansand Trip

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

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Kristiansand for a week is $2,194-$10,297($313-$1,471 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $89 to $182 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $839 to $2,867 for first class

Lodging: $122 to $263 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $540 to $1,026 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Kristiansand for a week is $3,656-$14,438($522-$2,063 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $178 to $364 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,678 to $5,734 for first class

Lodging: $122 to $263 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $540 to $1,026 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Kristiansand for a week is $7,312-$25,180($1,045-$3,597 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $356 to $728 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $3,356 to $11,468 for first class

Lodging: $244 to $526 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $756 to $1,436 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Kristiansand Hotel Prices

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

Kristiansand 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 Kristiansand 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 Kristiansand.

 

Flight Costs to Kristiansand

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $1,248 average in mid December to a low of $643 in early December. Median flight price is $719. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Kristiansand our data includes 39 originating airports, and 63 airlines. The area has more variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Kristiansand from an airport like Henry E. Rohlsen (STX) in Christiansted, VI (the United States) for an average $12,964 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Gardermoen (OSL) in Oslo (Norway) at an average of just $144.

 

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 Kristiansand, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $605, so you can easily save about 94% 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 Kristiansand can easily cost $330 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $22 per person. Private tours can cost $655 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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