The average price of a 7-day trip to Samarkand is $1,019 for a solo traveler, $1,830 for a couple, and $3,431 for a family of 4. Samarkand hotels range from $41 to $186 per night with an average of $72, while most vacation rentals will cost $20 to $280 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Shahid Hashemi Nejad International Airport (MHD) are between $565 and $683 per person for economy flights and $1,773 to $2,143 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $32 to $60 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 Samarkand, UZ

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

  • May 7th to June 10th
  • October 8th to March 4th

The absolute cheapest time to take a vacation in Samarkand is usually mid May.

 

Average Samarkand Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Samarkand for a week is $833-$1,395($119-$199 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $32 to $60 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $417 to $567 for economy

Lodging: $53 to $68 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $32 to $40 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Samarkand for a week is $1,770-$2,614($253-$373 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $64 to $120 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $834 to $1,134 for economy

Lodging: $53 to $68 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $32 to $40 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Samarkand for a week is $2,852-$4,764($407-$681 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $128 to $240 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,668 to $2,268 for economy

Lodging: $106 to $136 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $48 to $60 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Samarkand

How cheap can you make a vacation to Samarkand? The cheapest trip to Samarkand is about $92 per person per day for travelers willing to take standby flights, deal with inconvenience, and otherwise limit travel expenses. About 23% of rentals are available in the $0 to $100 range for an entire place, and vacation rentals can be booked for as low as $20 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 $36.

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 Samarkand for a week is $642-$1,144($92-$163 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $15 to $31 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $417 to $567 for economy

Lodging: $36 to $41 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $20 to $60 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Samarkand for a week is $1,164-$1,928($166-$275 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $30 to $62 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $834 to $1,134 for economy

Lodging: $36 to $41 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $20 to $60 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Samarkand for a week is $2,268-$3,676($324-$525 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $60 to $124 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,668 to $2,268 for economy

Lodging: $72 to $82 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $30 to $90 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is easy to travel to Samarkand cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Samarkand Trip

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

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Samarkand for a week is $2,069-$5,980($296-$854 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $61 to $114 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,072 to $1,486 for first class

Lodging: $95 to $186 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $280 to $616 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Samarkand for a week is $3,568-$8,264($510-$1,181 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $122 to $228 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,144 to $2,972 for first class

Lodging: $95 to $186 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $280 to $616 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Samarkand for a week is $7,136-$15,052($1,019-$2,150 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $244 to $456 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $4,288 to $5,944 for first class

Lodging: $190 to $372 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $420 to $986 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Samarkand Hotel Prices

The cost of staying in Samarkand is lower than the average city. On average vacation rentals are less expensive than hotels. Luxury hotels are more expensive in Samarkand due to hotel employees. The graphs below show how much cost can vary depending on the type of experience you’re looking for.

Samarkand 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 Samarkand 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 Samarkand.

 

Flight Costs to Samarkand

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $683 average in early to mid August to a low of $565 in mid May. Median flight price is $509. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Samarkand our data includes 39 originating airports, and 36 airlines. The area has less variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Samarkand from an airport like Dushanbe (DYU) in Dushanbe (Tajikistan) for an average $1,402 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Kuwait International (KWI) in Kuwait (Kuwait) at an average of just $269.

 

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 Wednesday. Click here to see data for the cost of flights from your airport. In Samarkand, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $118, so you can easily save about 21% 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 Samarkand can easily cost $230 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $15 per person. Private tours can cost $463 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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