The average price of a 7-day trip to New Bern is $1,436 for a solo traveler, $2,579 for a couple, and $4,835 for a family of 4. New Bern hotels range from $70 to $318 per night with an average of $128, while most vacation rentals will cost $180 to $480 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Coastal Carolina Regional Airport (EWN) are between $475 and $741 per person for economy flights and $1,491 to $2,325 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $56 to $87 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 New Bern, NC, US

On average, these will be the cheapest dates to fly to EWN and stay in a New Bern hotel:

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • May 28th to June 10th
  • August 6th to November 18th

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

 

Average New Bern Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit New Bern for a week is $1,334-$2,000($191-$286 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $56 to $87 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $354 to $593 for economy

Lodging: $100 to $133 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $98 to $120 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit New Bern for a week is $2,322-$3,498($332-$500 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $112 to $174 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $708 to $1,186 for economy

Lodging: $100 to $133 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $98 to $120 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit New Bern for a week is $3,806-$6,404($544-$915 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $224 to $348 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,416 to $2,372 for economy

Lodging: $200 to $266 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $137 to $168 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to New Bern

How cheap can you make a vacation to New Bern? The cheapest trip to New Bern is about $125 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 $80 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 $56.

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 New Bern for a week is $872-$1,624($125-$232 per day)

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

Flights: $354 to $593 for economy

Lodging: $56 to $70 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $80 to $110 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit New Bern for a week is $1,408-$2,588($201-$370 per day)

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

Flights: $708 to $1,186 for economy

Lodging: $56 to $70 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $80 to $110 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit New Bern for a week is $2,816-$4,846($402-$692 per day)

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

Flights: $1,416 to $2,372 for economy

Lodging: $112 to $140 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $112 to $165 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is very difficult to travel to New Bern cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury New Bern Trip

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

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit New Bern for a week is $2,850-$8,853($407-$1,265 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $123 to $174 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,041 to $1,299 for first class

Lodging: $158 to $318 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $480 to $1,056 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit New Bern for a week is $4,752-$11,370($679-$1,624 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $246 to $348 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,082 to $2,598 for first class

Lodging: $158 to $318 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $480 to $1,056 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit New Bern for a week is $9,504-$20,208($1,358-$2,887 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $492 to $696 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $4,164 to $5,196 for first class

Lodging: $316 to $636 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $672 to $1,690 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

New Bern Hotel Prices

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

New Bern 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 New Bern 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 New Bern.

 

Flight Costs to New Bern

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $741 average in mid December to a low of $475 in early to mid September. Median flight price is $415. These prices are based on millions of flights. For New Bern our data includes 210 originating airports, and 58 airlines. The area has average variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to New Bern from an airport like Tahiti Faa’a (PPT) in Papeete (French Polynesia) for an average $5,607 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Nashville International (BNA) in Nashville, TN (the United States) at an average of just $232.

 

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 New Bern, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $266, 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 New Bern can easily cost $400 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $26 per person. Private tours can cost $792 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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