The average price of a 7-day trip to Terceira Island is $1,927 for a solo traveler, $3,461 for a couple, and $6,488 for a family of 4. Terceira Island hotels range from $38 to $77 per night with an average of $61, while most vacation rentals will cost $170 to $420 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Lajes Airport (TER) are between $1,199 and $2,348 per person for economy flights and $3,762 to $7,368 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $33 to $61 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 Terceira Island, PT

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

  • January 1st to March 25th
  • April 16th to May 6th
  • September 3rd to September 16th
  • October 1st to December 16th (except the weeks of October 8th and October 22nd)

The absolute cheapest time to take a vacation in Terceira Island is usually late January and early February.

 

Average Terceira Island Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Terceira Island for a week is $1,175-$2,980($168-$426 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $33 to $61 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $650 to $2,019 for economy

Lodging: $49 to $62 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $73 to $89 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Terceira Island for a week is $3,154-$6,084($451-$869 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $66 to $122 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,300 to $4,038 for economy

Lodging: $49 to $62 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $73 to $89 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Terceira Island for a week is $4,112-$10,534($587-$1,505 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $132 to $244 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,600 to $8,076 for economy

Lodging: $98 to $124 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $102 to $125 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Terceira Island

How cheap can you make a vacation to Terceira Island? The cheapest trip to Terceira Island is about $125 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 $21 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 Terceira Island for a week is $874-$2,468($125-$353 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $14 to $29 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $650 to $2,019 for economy

Lodging: $33 to $38 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $21 to $41 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Terceira Island for a week is $1,622-$4,690($232-$670 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $28 to $58 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,300 to $4,038 for economy

Lodging: $33 to $38 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $21 to $41 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Terceira Island for a week is $3,196-$9,344($457-$1,335 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $56 to $116 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,600 to $8,076 for economy

Lodging: $66 to $76 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $34 to $57 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is easy to travel to Terceira Island cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Terceira 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 Terceira Island.

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Terceira Island for a week is $2,212-$10,870($316-$1,553 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $69 to $122 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,333 to $4,724 for first class

Lodging: $66 to $77 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $420 to $882 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Terceira Island for a week is $4,028-$16,448($575-$2,350 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $138 to $244 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,666 to $9,448 for first class

Lodging: $66 to $77 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $420 to $882 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Terceira Island for a week is $8,056-$30,778($1,151-$4,397 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $276 to $488 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $5,332 to $18,896 for first class

Lodging: $132 to $154 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $588 to $1,411 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Terceira Island Hotel Prices

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

Terceira 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 Terceira 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 Terceira Island.

 

Flight Costs to Terceira Island

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $2,348 average in early August to a low of $1,199 in late January and early February. Median flight price is $1,490. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Terceira Island our data includes 56 originating airports, and 32 airlines. The area has more variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Terceira Island from an airport like Henry E. Rohlsen (STX) in Christiansted, VI (the United States) for an average $6,907 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Sao Jorge (SJZ) in Sao Jorge Island (Portugal) at an average of just $101.

 

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 Terceira Island, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $1,149, so you can easily save about 96% 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 Terceira Island can easily cost $210 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $14 per person. Private tours can cost $428 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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