#3 wallet-friendly trips destination
Las Vegas
44% less than average North American trip cost

You're going to love Las Vegas

Las Vegas is the place to go for glitzy showbiz events, cavernous casinos, luxury hotels and endless buffets serving up every kind of food you can imagine.
Las Vegas is great for nightlife, food & relaxation.

Hacker Tip

When it comes to the Strip, hotels may be farther than they appear. While they can all appear quite close, you’ll learn the hard way if you try to walk from MGM Grand to the Venetian. Instead take the monorail - you’ll find stops along the Strip.
Mirage Hotel Volcano Show Fountains of Bellagio The Roller Coaster
largest city in the United States
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Getting to Las Vegas

Las Vegas International Airport is only 3 miles from the Strip. If your hotel doesn't offer an airport shuttle, you can easily get one when you land. But if you're part of small group, a taxi may be cheaper.

Median airfare by month

$176 Median airfare from US to Las Vegas in January

Median airfare by time before departure

$206 Median airfare 1 month before departure date
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Staying in Las Vegas

While there are some hotels that are always wallet-friendly, compare your options and see what deals and promotions are available. You can score a 4+ star casino hotel on the Strip for less than you might think, especially if you can travel midweek.

Median hotel rate by month

$173 Median January hotel rate

Median hotel rate by night

$129 Median Sunday hotel rate

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When in Las Vegas

Must-see in Las Vegas

Fremont Street Experience
Fremont Street Experience
Stratosphere Tower
Stratosphere Tower
Shark Reef Aquarium
Shark Reef Aquarium
Eiffel Tower Experience
Eiffel Tower Experience

Weather in Las Vegas

Average Temperature (°F)
48° Average temperature in January

Eating in Las Vegas

What should you order while you’re in Las Vegas?

There's no shortage of restaurants on and off the Strip, and there's food to be had at every price point. From an amazing $8 steak dinner at Ellis Island Casino to multiple steakhouses helmed by celebrity chefs, you have your pick.
Las Vegas

What you’ll expect to pay (USD)

Cheap meal
A beer
Nice dinner for 2
Standard tip for good service

Where to eat in Las Vegas

SW Steakhouse - Wynn Las Vegas SW Steakhouse - Wynn Las Vegas
4.8 Excellent
$$$$ $50 and over
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Golden Steer Steakhouse Golden Steer Steakhouse
Prime Rib
4.8 Excellent
$$$$ $50 and over
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The Capital Grille - Las Vegas The Capital Grille - Las Vegas
4.8 Excellent
$$$$ $50 and over
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