Road Trip Budget Calculator
Use this interactive trip calculator to estimate the cost of your Road Trip, accounting for pre-trip, fuel, lodging, food, and misc costs.
Vehicle Service: Its a good idea to have any repairs or service completed prior to your trip.
Supplies & Equipment: Purchase any items you need for your trip such as maps, coolers, car top carriers, car organizers, etc.
Miles: Enter the total driving distance in miles (roundtrip) you will be driving. If you’re unsure about the miles required, use Google Maps.
MPG: Enter miles per gallon, adjusting for additional weight and driving speed.
Price / Gallon: Enter average price per gallon of fuel.
Nightly Rate: Based on the type of accommodations (hotel, campsite, etc), enter a nightly rate.
# Nights: Enter number of nights you will require lodging.
$ Person / Day : Estimate the cost per person for each day of travel.
# People: Enter the number of people traveling.
# Days: Enter the number of days you will need to purchase food.
Entertainment: Enter estimated cost of entertainment including admission fees, rental fees, spa services, etc.
Souvenirs: Enter estimated money spent on souvenirs.
Other: Two rows have been allowed to include expenses not covered in other categories.