The average price of a 7-day trip to Volcano is $2,197 for a solo traveler, $3,946 for a couple, and $7,397 for a family of 4. Volcano hotels range from $89 to $404 per night with an average of $149, while most vacation rentals will cost $160 to $440 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Hilo International Airport (ITO) are between $1,006 and $1,666 per person for economy flights and $3,157 to $5,228 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $56 to $148 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 Volcano, HI, US

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

  • January 8th to March 4th (except the week of February 12th)
  • May 7th to May 20th
  • August 13th to December 9th (except the week of November 19th)

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

 

Average Volcano Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Volcano for a week is $1,532-$3,453($219-$493 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $56 to $148 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $582 to $1,433 for economy

Lodging: $112 to $164 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $93 to $113 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Volcano for a week is $3,354-$6,388($479-$913 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $112 to $296 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,164 to $2,866 for economy

Lodging: $112 to $164 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $93 to $113 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Volcano for a week is $4,676-$11,844($668-$1,692 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $224 to $592 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,328 to $5,732 for economy

Lodging: $224 to $328 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $130 to $158 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Volcano

How cheap can you make a vacation to Volcano? The cheapest trip to Volcano is about $134 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 $20 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 $77.

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 Volcano for a week is $940-$2,436($134-$348 per day)

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

Flights: $582 to $1,433 for economy

Lodging: $77 to $89 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $20 to $60 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Volcano for a week is $1,760-$4,338($251-$620 per day)

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

Flights: $1,164 to $2,866 for economy

Lodging: $77 to $89 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $20 to $60 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Volcano for a week is $3,460-$8,676($494-$1,239 per day)

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

Flights: $2,328 to $5,732 for economy

Lodging: $154 to $178 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $30 to $90 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is very difficult to travel to Volcano cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Volcano Trip

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

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Volcano for a week is $3,503-$11,022($500-$1,575 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $112 to $326 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,519 to $3,196 for first class

Lodging: $200 to $404 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $440 to $924 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Volcano for a week is $5,806-$16,500($829-$2,357 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $224 to $652 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $3,038 to $6,392 for first class

Lodging: $200 to $404 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $440 to $924 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Volcano for a week is $11,612-$30,780($1,659-$4,397 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $448 to $1,304 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $6,076 to $12,784 for first class

Lodging: $400 to $808 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $704 to $1,478 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Volcano Hotel Prices

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

Volcano 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 Volcano 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 Volcano.

 

Flight Costs to Volcano

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $1,666 average in late December to a low of $1,006 in mid to late September. Median flight price is $1,031. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Volcano our data includes 269 originating airports, and 89 airlines. The area has more variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Volcano from an airport like Shevchenko (SCO) in Aktau (Kazakhstan) for an average $6,532 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Daniel K Inouye International (HNL) in Honolulu, HI (the United States) 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 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 Volcano, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $660, so you can easily save about 66% 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 Volcano can easily cost $500 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $34 per person. Private tours can cost $1006 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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