The average price of a 7-day trip to Opelika is $1,967 for a solo traveler, $3,533 for a couple, and $6,623 for a family of 4. Opelika hotels range from $67 to $305 per night with an average of $75, while most vacation rentals will cost $160 to $1000 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Columbus Airport (CSG) are between $539 and $794 per person for economy flights and $1,691 to $2,492 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $44 to $98 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 Opelika, AL, US

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

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • May 21st to June 10th
  • August 6th to November 11th (except the week of October 15th)

The absolute cheapest time to take a vacation in Opelika is usually early October.

 

Average Opelika Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Opelika for a week is $1,121-$3,053($160-$436 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $44 to $98 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $363 to $651 for economy

Lodging: $75 to $112 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $234 to $286 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Opelika for a week is $2,144-$4,676($306-$668 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $88 to $196 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $726 to $1,302 for economy

Lodging: $75 to $112 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $234 to $286 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Opelika for a week is $3,584-$8,096($512-$1,157 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $176 to $392 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,452 to $2,604 for economy

Lodging: $150 to $224 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $328 to $458 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Opelika

How cheap can you make a vacation to Opelika? The cheapest trip to Opelika is about $126 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 $120 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 $57.

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 Opelika for a week is $880-$1,908($126-$273 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $25 to $51 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $363 to $651 for economy

Lodging: $57 to $67 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $120 to $150 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Opelika for a week is $1,418-$2,916($203-$417 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $50 to $102 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $726 to $1,302 for economy

Lodging: $57 to $67 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $120 to $150 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Opelika for a week is $2,836-$5,382($405-$769 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $100 to $204 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,452 to $2,604 for economy

Lodging: $114 to $134 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $192 to $225 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is very difficult to travel to Opelika cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Opelika Trip

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

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Opelika for a week is $2,565-$15,359($366-$2,194 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $97 to $196 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $980 to $1,387 for first class

Lodging: $151 to $305 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $1,000 to $2,100 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Opelika for a week is $4,224-$18,118($603-$2,588 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $194 to $392 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,960 to $2,774 for first class

Lodging: $151 to $305 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $1,000 to $2,100 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Opelika for a week is $8,448-$29,936($1,207-$4,277 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $388 to $784 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $3,920 to $5,548 for first class

Lodging: $302 to $610 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $1,600 to $3,150 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Opelika Hotel Prices

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

Opelika 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 Opelika 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 Opelika.

 

Flight Costs to Opelika

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $794 average in late November to early December to a low of $539 in early October. Median flight price is $398. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Opelika our data includes 105 originating airports, and 57 airlines. The area has average variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Opelika from an airport like London Stansted (STN) in London (the United Kingdom) for an average $4,961 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International (ATL) in Atlanta, GA (the United States) at an average of just $186.

 

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 Opelika, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $255, so you can easily save about 47% 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 Opelika can easily cost $380 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $25 per person. Private tours can cost $761 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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