The average price of a 7-day trip to Symi Island is $2,792 for a solo traveler, $5,014 for a couple, and $9,401 for a family of 4. Symi Island hotels range from $37 to $162 per night with an average of $48, while most vacation rentals will cost $120 to $400 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Diagoras Airport (RHO) are between $781 and $4,546 per person for economy flights and $2,451 to $14,265 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $28 to $47 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 Symi Island, GR

On average, these will be the cheapest dates to fly to RHO and stay in a Symi Island hotel:

  • April 30th to October 21st

The absolute cheapest time to take a vacation in Symi Island is usually late September.

 

Average Symi Island Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Symi Island for a week is $936-$4,825($134-$689 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $28 to $47 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $470 to $4,046 for economy

Lodging: $45 to $59 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $61 to $75 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Symi Island for a week is $2,224-$10,200($318-$1,457 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $56 to $94 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $940 to $8,092 for economy

Lodging: $45 to $59 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $61 to $75 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Symi Island for a week is $3,174-$18,220($453-$2,603 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $112 to $188 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,880 to $16,184 for economy

Lodging: $90 to $118 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $85 to $120 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Symi Island

How cheap can you make a vacation to Symi Island? The cheapest trip to Symi Island is about $108 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 $60 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 $33.

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 Symi Island for a week is $759-$4,835($108-$691 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $13 to $27 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $470 to $4,046 for economy

Lodging: $33 to $37 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $60 to $100 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Symi Island for a week is $1,320-$9,070($189-$1,296 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $26 to $54 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $940 to $8,092 for economy

Lodging: $33 to $37 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $60 to $100 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Symi Island for a week is $2,640-$17,840($377-$2,549 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $52 to $108 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,880 to $16,184 for economy

Lodging: $66 to $74 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $84 to $150 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is easy to travel to Symi Island cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Symi Island Trip

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

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Symi Island for a week is $2,155-$14,781($308-$2,112 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $56 to $103 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,283 to $8,780 for first class

Lodging: $80 to $162 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $400 to $880 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Symi Island for a week is $3,830-$24,282($547-$3,469 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $112 to $206 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,566 to $17,560 for first class

Lodging: $80 to $162 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $400 to $880 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Symi Island for a week is $7,660-$45,924($1,094-$6,561 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $224 to $412 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $5,132 to $35,120 for first class

Lodging: $160 to $324 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $640 to $1,320 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Symi Island Hotel Prices

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

Symi Island 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 Symi Island 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 Symi Island.

 

Flight Costs to Symi Island

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $4,546 average in early January to a low of $781 in late September. Median flight price is $738. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Symi Island our data includes 131 originating airports, and 88 airlines. The area has much more variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Symi Island from an airport like Henry E. Rohlsen (STX) in Christiansted, VI (the United States) for an average $8,492 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Kastelorizo (KZS) in Kastelorizo (Greece) at an average of just $158.

 

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 Symi Island, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $3,765, so you can easily save about 482% 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 Symi Island can easily cost $200 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $13 per person. Private tours can cost $403 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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