Cost Calculator

One of the most frequent questions we receive is how much a backpacking trip is going to cost. To help our fellow travelers out, we put together a simple calculator to help estimate the cost of hostels on a trip.

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How to use the calculator

First add in your destination and check-in/check-out dates. Next, fill in the estimated nightly cost of the hostel you’re interested in. If you don’t know how much a hostel in that city is going to cost, you can click the blue arrow to look up hostels prices on

Once you enter a daily price, the calculator will automatically update your total hostel cost.


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x $ / day
Travel Dates:
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Total Trip Length:0days
Lodging Cost:$0.00