The average price of a 7-day trip to Sapporo is $1,386 for a solo traveler, $2,489 for a couple, and $4,667 for a family of 4. Sapporo hotels range from $52 to $185 per night with an average of $60, while most vacation rentals will cost $120 to $360 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to New Chitose Airport (CTS) are between $801 and $1,405 per person for economy flights and $2,514 to $4,409 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $28 to $64 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 Sapporo, JP

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

  • January 1st to March 11th
  • August 20th to December 9th

The absolute cheapest time to take a vacation in Sapporo is usually mid to late September.

 

Average Sapporo Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Sapporo for a week is $1,030-$2,060($147-$294 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $28 to $64 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $486 to $1,138 for economy

Lodging: $58 to $62 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $65 to $79 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Sapporo for a week is $2,342-$4,180($335-$597 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $56 to $128 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $972 to $2,276 for economy

Lodging: $58 to $62 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $65 to $79 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Sapporo for a week is $3,274-$7,088($468-$1,013 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $112 to $256 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,944 to $4,552 for economy

Lodging: $116 to $124 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $91 to $111 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Sapporo

How cheap can you make a vacation to Sapporo? The cheapest trip to Sapporo is about $102 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 $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 $43.

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 Sapporo for a week is $711-$1,667($102-$238 per day)

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

Flights: $486 to $1,138 for economy

Lodging: $43 to $52 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $20 to $40 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Sapporo for a week is $1,302-$3,022($186-$432 per day)

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

Flights: $972 to $2,276 for economy

Lodging: $43 to $52 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $20 to $40 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Sapporo for a week is $2,556-$6,044($365-$863 per day)

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

Flights: $1,944 to $4,552 for economy

Lodging: $86 to $104 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $32 to $60 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is easy to travel to Sapporo cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Sapporo Trip

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

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Sapporo for a week is $2,047-$8,633($292-$1,233 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $59 to $122 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,166 to $3,243 for first class

Lodging: $78 to $185 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $360 to $756 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Sapporo for a week is $3,626-$12,730($518-$1,819 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $118 to $244 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,332 to $6,486 for first class

Lodging: $78 to $185 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $360 to $756 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Sapporo for a week is $7,252-$23,192($1,036-$3,313 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $236 to $488 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $4,664 to $12,972 for first class

Lodging: $156 to $370 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $504 to $1,134 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Sapporo Hotel Prices

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

Sapporo 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 Sapporo 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 Sapporo.

 

Flight Costs to Sapporo

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $1,405 average in early to mid July to a low of $801 in mid to late September. Median flight price is $912. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Sapporo our data includes 118 originating airports, and 97 airlines. The area has more variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Sapporo from an airport like Shevchenko (SCO) in Aktau (Kazakhstan) for an average $3,045 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Hyakuri (IBR) in Tokyo (Japan) at an average of just $171.

 

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 Tuesday. Click here to see data for the cost of flights from your airport. In Sapporo, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $604, so you can easily save about 75% 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 Sapporo can easily cost $230 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $15 per person. Private tours can cost $462 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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