The average price of a 7-day trip to York is $1,520 for a solo traveler, $2,730 for a couple, and $5,118 for a family of 4. York hotels range from $45 to $114 per night with an average of $80, while most vacation rentals will cost $160 to $500 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) are between $770 and $1,192 per person for economy flights and $2,416 to $3,740 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $28 to $64 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 York, GB

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

  • January 8th to March 25th (except the week of March 5th)
  • April 16th to May 27th (except the week of April 30th)
  • September 3rd to December 9th (except the weeks of September 24th, October 29th and November 19th)

The absolute cheapest time to take a vacation in York is usually early to mid February.

 

Average York Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit York for a week is $1,019-$2,253($146-$322 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $28 to $64 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $427 to $1,037 for economy

Lodging: $66 to $78 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 York for a week is $2,328-$4,048($333-$578 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $56 to $128 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $854 to $2,074 for economy

Lodging: $66 to $78 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 York for a week is $3,284-$7,170($469-$1,024 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $112 to $256 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,708 to $4,148 for economy

Lodging: $132 to $156 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $146 to $205 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to York

How cheap can you make a vacation to York? The cheapest trip to York is about $112 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 $40.

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 York for a week is $786-$1,875($112-$268 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $17 to $34 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $427 to $1,037 for economy

Lodging: $40 to $45 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 York for a week is $1,332-$3,150($190-$450 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $34 to $68 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $854 to $2,074 for economy

Lodging: $40 to $45 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 York for a week is $2,664-$5,940($381-$849 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $68 to $136 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,708 to $4,148 for economy

Lodging: $80 to $90 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $90 to $140 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is very possible to travel to York cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury York Trip

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

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit York for a week is $1,907-$8,867($272-$1,267 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $53 to $128 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,050 to $2,271 for first class

Lodging: $81 to $114 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $500 to $950 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit York for a week is $3,328-$12,034($475-$1,719 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $106 to $256 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,100 to $4,542 for first class

Lodging: $81 to $114 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $500 to $950 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit York for a week is $6,656-$20,648($951-$2,950 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $212 to $512 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $4,200 to $9,084 for first class

Lodging: $162 to $228 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $750 to $1,330 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

York Hotel Prices

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

York 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 York 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 York.

 

Flight Costs to York

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $1,192 average in mid December to a low of $770 in early to mid February. Median flight price is $771. These prices are based on millions of flights. For York our data includes 186 originating airports, and 89 airlines. The area has average variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to York from an airport like Stewart International (SWF) in Newburgh/Poughkeepsie, NY (the United States) for an average $14,408 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Dublin (DUB) in Dublin (Ireland) at an average of just $83.

 

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 York, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $422, so you can easily save about 55% 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 York can easily cost $260 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $17 per person. Private tours can cost $511 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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