The average price of a 7-day trip to Shimoda is $2,773 for a solo traveler, $4,980 for a couple, and $9,337 for a family of 4. Shimoda hotels range from $92 to $814 per night with an average of $126, while most vacation rentals will cost $140 to $800 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Shizuoka Airport (FSZ) are between $1,055 and $2,183 per person for economy flights and $3,311 to $6,850 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $71 to $134 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 Shimoda, JP

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

  • January 8th to March 4th (except the week of January 22nd)
  • July 30th to December 16th (except the week of November 12th)

The absolute cheapest time to take a vacation in Shimoda is usually late August to early September.

 

Average Shimoda Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Shimoda for a week is $1,741-$4,182($249-$597 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $71 to $134 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $668 to $1,768 for economy

Lodging: $96 to $123 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $201 to $246 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Shimoda for a week is $3,680-$7,718($526-$1,103 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $142 to $268 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,336 to $3,536 for economy

Lodging: $96 to $123 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $201 to $246 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Shimoda for a week is $5,812-$13,188($830-$1,884 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $284 to $536 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,672 to $7,072 for economy

Lodging: $192 to $246 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $302 to $394 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Shimoda

How cheap can you make a vacation to Shimoda? The cheapest trip to Shimoda is about $195 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 $128 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 $74.

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 Shimoda for a week is $1,364-$3,220($195-$460 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $36 to $72 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $668 to $1,768 for economy

Lodging: $74 to $92 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $128 to $158 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Shimoda for a week is $2,284-$5,492($326-$785 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $72 to $144 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,336 to $3,536 for economy

Lodging: $74 to $92 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $128 to $158 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Shimoda for a week is $4,568-$10,510($653-$1,501 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $144 to $288 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,672 to $7,072 for economy

Lodging: $148 to $184 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $192 to $237 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is very difficult to travel to Shimoda cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Shimoda Trip

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

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Shimoda for a week is $5,260-$16,803($751-$2,400 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $142 to $268 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,650 to $4,367 for first class

Lodging: $436 to $814 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $800 to $1,760 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Shimoda for a week is $7,904-$23,046($1,129-$3,292 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $284 to $536 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $3,300 to $8,734 for first class

Lodging: $436 to $814 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $800 to $1,760 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Shimoda for a week is $15,808-$39,756($2,258-$5,679 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $568 to $1,072 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $6,600 to $17,468 for first class

Lodging: $872 to $1,628 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $1,280 to $2,464 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Shimoda Hotel Prices

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

Shimoda 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 Shimoda 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 Shimoda.

 

Flight Costs to Shimoda

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $2,183 average in early to mid July to a low of $1,055 in late August to early September. Median flight price is $901. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Shimoda our data includes 21 originating airports, and 34 airlines. The area has more variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Shimoda from an airport like Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International (SJC) in San Jose, CA (the United States) for an average $4,086 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Kagoshima (KOJ) in Kagoshima (Japan) at an average of just $280.

 

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 Thursday, and the cheapest day to fly back is usually Tuesday. Click here to see data for the cost of flights from your airport. In Shimoda, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $1,128, so you can easily save about 107% 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 Shimoda can easily cost $540 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $36 per person. Private tours can cost $1087 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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