The average price of a 7-day trip to Spearfish is $1,677 for a solo traveler, $3,012 for a couple, and $5,646 for a family of 4. Spearfish hotels range from $52 to $238 per night with an average of $53, while most vacation rentals will cost $220 to $780 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Rapid City Regional Airport (RAP) are between $523 and $795 per person for economy flights and $1,641 to $2,495 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $34 to $67 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 Spearfish, SD, US

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

  • January 8th to March 4th (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 16th to May 6th
  • August 6th to November 18th

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

 

Average Spearfish Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Spearfish for a week is $929-$2,589($133-$370 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $34 to $67 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $373 to $692 for economy

Lodging: $53 to $88 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $194 to $238 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Spearfish for a week is $1,840-$3,956($263-$565 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $68 to $134 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $746 to $1,384 for economy

Lodging: $53 to $88 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $194 to $238 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Spearfish for a week is $3,080-$6,642($440-$949 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $136 to $268 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,492 to $2,768 for economy

Lodging: $106 to $176 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $291 to $333 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Spearfish

How cheap can you make a vacation to Spearfish? The cheapest trip to Spearfish is about $109 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 $100 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 $42.

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 Spearfish for a week is $765-$1,692($109-$242 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $20 to $40 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $373 to $692 for economy

Lodging: $42 to $52 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $100 to $120 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Spearfish for a week is $1,278-$2,664($183-$381 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $40 to $80 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $746 to $1,384 for economy

Lodging: $42 to $52 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $100 to $120 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Spearfish for a week is $2,556-$4,968($365-$710 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $80 to $160 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,492 to $2,768 for economy

Lodging: $84 to $104 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $140 to $180 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is possible but not easy to travel to Spearfish cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Spearfish Trip

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

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Spearfish for a week is $2,128-$13,040($304-$1,863 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $68 to $134 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $944 to $1,806 for first class

Lodging: $118 to $238 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $780 to $1,716 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Spearfish for a week is $3,548-$15,784($507-$2,255 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $136 to $268 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,888 to $3,612 for first class

Lodging: $118 to $238 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $780 to $1,716 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Spearfish for a week is $7,096-$27,452($1,014-$3,922 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $272 to $536 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $3,776 to $7,224 for first class

Lodging: $236 to $476 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $1,170 to $2,746 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Spearfish Hotel Prices

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

Spearfish 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 Spearfish 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 Spearfish.

 

Flight Costs to Spearfish

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $795 average in mid December to a low of $523 in mid to late September. Median flight price is $498. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Spearfish our data includes 275 originating airports, and 87 airlines. The area has average variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Spearfish from an airport like Shevchenko (SCO) in Aktau (Kazakhstan) for an average $6,284 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Phoenix – Mesa Gateway (AZA) in Phoenix, AZ (the United States) at an average of just $222.

 

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 Spearfish, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $272, so you can easily save about 52% 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 Spearfish can easily cost $300 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $20 per person. Private tours can cost $593 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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