The average price of a 7-day trip to Marquette is $1,600 for a solo traveler, $2,874 for a couple, and $5,387 for a family of 4. Marquette hotels range from $69 to $316 per night with an average of $117, while most vacation rentals will cost $180 to $500 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Sawyer International Airport (MQT) are between $565 and $819 per person for economy flights and $1,773 to $2,570 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $52 to $95 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 Marquette, MI, US

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

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • April 9th to April 29th
  • August 13th to November 18th (except the week of October 15th)

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

 

Average Marquette Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Marquette for a week is $1,313-$2,261($188-$323 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $52 to $95 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $409 to $696 for economy

Lodging: $90 to $150 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $109 to $133 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Marquette for a week is $2,398-$3,868($343-$553 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $104 to $190 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $818 to $1,392 for economy

Lodging: $90 to $150 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $109 to $133 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Marquette for a week is $4,076-$7,244($582-$1,035 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $208 to $380 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,636 to $2,784 for economy

Lodging: $180 to $300 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $164 to $213 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Marquette

How cheap can you make a vacation to Marquette? The cheapest trip to Marquette is about $134 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 $160 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 $58.

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 Marquette for a week is $939-$2,147($134-$307 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $26 to $53 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $409 to $696 for economy

Lodging: $58 to $69 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $160 to $180 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Marquette for a week is $1,530-$3,214($219-$459 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $52 to $106 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $818 to $1,392 for economy

Lodging: $58 to $69 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $160 to $180 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Marquette for a week is $3,060-$5,996($437-$857 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $104 to $212 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,636 to $2,784 for economy

Lodging: $116 to $138 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $240 to $288 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is very difficult to travel to Marquette cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Marquette Trip

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

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Marquette for a week is $2,856-$8,721($408-$1,246 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $104 to $200 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,186 to $1,921 for first class

Lodging: $157 to $316 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $500 to $900 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Marquette for a week is $4,770-$12,042($681-$1,720 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $208 to $400 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,372 to $3,842 for first class

Lodging: $157 to $316 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $500 to $900 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Marquette for a week is $9,540-$20,844($1,363-$2,978 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $416 to $800 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $4,744 to $7,684 for first class

Lodging: $314 to $632 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $750 to $1,260 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Marquette Hotel Prices

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

Marquette 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 Marquette 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 many options for vacation rentals across many price ranges in Marquette.

 

Flight Costs to Marquette

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $819 average in mid December to a low of $565 in early September. Median flight price is $503. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Marquette our data includes 191 originating airports, and 54 airlines. The area has average variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Marquette from an airport like London Stansted (STN) in London (the United Kingdom) for an average $5,175 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Detroit Metro Wayne County (DTW) in Detroit, MI (the United States) at an average of just $253.

 

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 Wednesday. Click here to see data for the cost of flights from your airport. In Marquette, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $253, so you can easily save about 45% 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 Marquette can easily cost $390 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $26 per person. Private tours can cost $788 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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