The average price of a 7-day trip to St Charles is $1,483 for a solo traveler, $2,663 for a couple, and $4,993 for a family of 4. St Charles hotels range from $62 to $282 per night with an average of $103, while most vacation rentals will cost $200 to $1000 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to St Louis Lambert International Airport (STL) are between $636 and $1,035 per person for economy flights and $1,996 to $3,248 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $40 to $81 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 St Charles, MO, US

On average, these will be the cheapest dates to fly to STL and stay in a St Charles hotel:

  • January 15th to February 25th
  • April 16th to May 6th
  • August 6th to November 25th

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

 

Average St Charles Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit St Charles for a week is $1,169-$2,173($167-$310 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $40 to $81 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $337 to $838 for economy

Lodging: $92 to $108 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $104 to $128 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit St Charles for a week is $2,384-$3,972($341-$567 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $80 to $162 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $674 to $1,676 for economy

Lodging: $92 to $108 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $104 to $128 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit St Charles for a week is $3,464-$6,916($495-$988 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $160 to $324 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,348 to $3,352 for economy

Lodging: $184 to $216 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $166 to $179 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to St Charles

How cheap can you make a vacation to St Charles? The cheapest trip to St Charles is about $113 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 $140 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 $49.

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 St Charles for a week is $792-$2,187($113-$312 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $23 to $47 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $337 to $838 for economy

Lodging: $49 to $62 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $140 to $170 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit St Charles for a week is $1,290-$3,354($184-$479 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $46 to $94 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $674 to $1,676 for economy

Lodging: $49 to $62 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $140 to $170 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit St Charles for a week is $2,580-$6,198($369-$885 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $92 to $188 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,348 to $3,352 for economy

Lodging: $98 to $124 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $196 to $255 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is very difficult to travel to St Charles cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury St Charles Trip

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

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit St Charles for a week is $2,403-$15,807($343-$2,258 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $76 to $178 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $977 to $1,961 for first class

Lodging: $149 to $282 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 St Charles for a week is $3,912-$19,014($559-$2,716 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $152 to $356 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,954 to $3,922 for first class

Lodging: $149 to $282 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 St Charles for a week is $7,824-$31,728($1,118-$4,533 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $304 to $712 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $3,908 to $7,844 for first class

Lodging: $298 to $564 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

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

 

St Charles Hotel Prices

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

St Charles 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 St Charles 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 St Charles.

 

Flight Costs to St Charles

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $1,035 average in late July to a low of $636 in mid to late September. Median flight price is $680. These prices are based on millions of flights. For St Charles our data includes 697 originating airports, and 138 airlines. The area has more variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to St Charles from an airport like El Aroui International (NDR) in Nador (Morocco) for an average $7,317 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Owensboro Daviess County Regional (OWB) in Owensboro, KY (the United States) at an average of just $38.

 

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 Tuesday. Click here to see data for the cost of flights from your airport. In St Charles, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $399, so you can easily save about 63% 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 St Charles can easily cost $350 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $23 per person. Private tours can cost $702 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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