Eureka Springs travel guide

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You're Going to Love Eureka Springs

With a population of 2,083, Eureka Springs is a must-see destination in Arkansas, United States. It is among the most popular tourist destinations in the country. We recommend you stay at least 2 days in order to fully appreciate everything Eureka Springs has to offer.

Where to Eat in Eureka Springs

Most popular restaurants in Eureka Springs

Wonderful (97 reviews)

When to visit Eureka Springs

Eureka Springs in February
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Eureka Springs in February
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Eureka Springs in July, when the average temperature is 78.8 °F, and the highest can go up to 89.6 °F. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as 28.4 °F, with an average temperature of 35.6 °F. You’re likely to see more rain in May, when precipitation is around 5.7″. In contrast, January is usually the driest month of the year in Eureka Springs, with an average rainfall of 2.8″.

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How to Get to Eureka Springs


Although Eureka Springs doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Fayetteville Northwest Arkansas (XNA), which is located 33 miles from Eureka Springs. Fort Smith is the most popular, with regular flights from American Airlines, Qatar Airways, Alaska Airlines and other airlines departing from the United States. The shortest domestic flight to Eureka Springs departs from Nashville and takes around 1h 22m.


Another option to get to Eureka Springs is to pick up a car rental from Kansas City, which is about 190 miles from Eureka Springs. You’ll find branches of Hertz and Turo, among others, in Kansas City.

Airlines serving Eureka Springs

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British Airways
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Air France
Good (624 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (3,587 reviews)
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Qatar Airways
Good (1,684 reviews)
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Air Canada
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Alaska Airlines
Good (3,412 reviews)
Aer Lingus
Good (557 reviews)
Korean Air
Excellent (447 reviews)
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Japan Airlines
Excellent (644 reviews)
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Gulf Air
Good (76 reviews)
Copa Airlines
Good (622 reviews)
Qantas Airways
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Where to stay in Eureka Springs

If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include Statue Road Inn and Ozarka Lodge.

Where to stay in popular areas of Eureka Springs

Most booked hotels in Eureka Springs

New Orleans Hotel Eureka Springs
Excellent (8.8, 505 reviews)
Best Western Inn of the Ozarks
Excellent (8.6, 571 reviews)
Quality Inn Eureka Springs South
Excellent (8.3, 555 reviews)
The Crescent Hotel and Spa
Excellent (8.1, 1067 reviews)
Basin Park Hotel and Spa
Excellent (8.1, 609 reviews)

Renting a car in Eureka Springs

Expect to pay $3.82 per gallon in Eureka Springs (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $45.88 and $61.17.