Save Money While Traveling | 21 Tips How to Travel Cheap

Do you want to know how I save money while travelling? Read this post, and with these tips, you will save money on travel. I noticed a few things: the maximum we spent on our vacation, especially on room rent, car service, and food.

Save money while traveling
Save money while traveling

How to save money while travelling 

Also, these things are mandatory; we can’t leave them. On other sites, how can we leave our hard-earned money for simple luxury, which we can also avail intelligently?

So I always do some tricks for my travel savings plan. I hope this will help you too. I suggest saving 10,000 in a year with the best vacation savings account (all banks are offering now). It will help with your travel deals.

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1. Discounted airline

Save money while travelling is not an easy job. The first tip- find low-cost flights. There are lots of offers for travel sites for cheap flights. You can also directly call the airline for a cheap flight.

The best way to buy a flight ticket is to book the flight ticket at least two months before. Your prior planning can save your pocket.

2. Find a taxi service like Uber, Ola etc

Whenever you get those cab services, try to avail of this. It’s much less than booking a car on the spot for a full day of sightseeing.

In all the metro cities in India, this service is available now, and we all have smartphones, so why don’t we use it? It’s a tested method, and my travel journey cost is almost half with this trick.

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3. Book lowest-price hotel deals 

The best way to save money on hotels is to book the lowest price hotel deals (online or offline), but check it should have a generator, water purifier, and room service. Just imagine how much we spent on the mineral water in the tourist spot.

Let’s say a person drinks 3 litres of water daily; that means your 60 rupees are gone for this. It sounds funny, but it affects your budget. You can also find cheap hotels online.

4. Get a meal from outside

The hotel food menu is delicious and can be served in your room, but try not to eat food from the hotel you are staying at; try to eat from the outside.

It will drastically reduce your food costs. Ordering at the hotel where you stay, they charge a lot. Just think about it. It’s the easiest way to save money for a trip to me.

5. Book the hotel first

When you find a place to go on vacation, you should book the hotel first. After reaching the destination, searching for hotels with luggage and kids is a very hectic job.

At that moment, it’s tough to find any good deal in a hotel and not have the option to compare other discounts, and most of the time, you have to pay more.

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6. Shopping tourism

My holiday shopping idea is to go shopping at register shops like Govt shops, Register shop. You will get quality products from there.

On the footpath or the unregistered shop, I avoid it. They may sell the items cheaply, but I always look for quality.

7. Travel in the off time

You have a low budget, but you and your family need a quick change immediately. What will you do? Your only option is to save money while travelling.

Well, you can find those places which do not have pick season at that time. I prefer these tricks. At that time, hotel rents are low, and you can bargain during cab booking, shopping, hotel booking, and most importantly, all visiting spots are low crowded.

You can use your camera for a long time and get the perfect snap. So try this trick for your vacation.

8. Include breakfast while booking a room

Many hotels offer breakfast without extra cost. So don’t miss this offer. It’s a good money-saving tip.

9. Book a Holiday home or Homestay

The room rent for Holiday Homes is less than the hotels. So try to stay at the company guest house or holiday home. Nowadays, homestay in India is very popular.

10. Carry your own travel cooking equipment

It’s very cost-effective. These will save your snack’s cost. Carry your cooking appliances (small size) like tharmas (store hot or cold tea or coffee or water), eclectic kettle, or hitting cup (for making noodles, tea, coffee, boiling egg, etc.).

Get those cooking appliances that are rechargeable or turn on through electricity.

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11. Hungry?? don’t buy food at that time

These tips are for all travellers. Carry your dry fruits, chocolate bar, snacks, drinks, water, etc. Because of hunger, they have to buy at high prices on a train or any other tourist place.

12. Use public transport

Always try to use public transport first. Let’s imagine you are going to Darjeeling. You can book a car from NJP or Siliguri. It charges 2500 rs to 3000 rs, which is normal.

But if you go for a sharing basis in the same type of car, it charges 150 rupees (You can book some more seats, for your comfort). Just think of It. It is very cost-effective and ranked first on money-saving tips for travelling.

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13. Note all the expense

It is another excellent tip for your travel money-saving plan. If you note down all the expenditures, Then you can understand where to spend and how much. And it is also helpful for your next trip.

14. Avoid Deluxe rooms

An Expensive room is not required for me because I use it only for rest or sleeping. So getting a standard room will be pretty comfortable.

15. Talk to the local people

Meet local people while travelling; they are your primary information resources. They could use exactly where better options for you. For example, we can find low car rentals, where good food is available at low prices, details about the visiting spot, etc.

16. Travel with a group

Group travelling is the foremost essential tip for money-saving while travelling. It cuts down your car rentals. It’s also cost-effective at the time of hotel room booking.

You can also take a dormitory room cheaply and save money while travelling. There are many travel groups for solo travellers. They are offering group travel, search on the internet.

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17. Grab the offer

If you plan to travel, check all the offers online or offline and Book it from where you get the best budget travel deals. You can check your email notification to see which company gave you the best offer on travel.

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18. Compare with other deals

Whenever you plan or think about travel, do compare it with others. For example, which hotels give you an extra discount, which package tour is more appropriate, and always speak with the driver at the time of the car booking, ignore the third party agent. They always take an agent percentage from the driver.

19. Don’t book a car for a long

We should not book cars for 2- 3 days or longer simultaneously. Because After that you don’t have any other good choices.

And in case of the night staying of the driver, they will include the extra charges. In any tourist location, car facilities are easily available.

20. Share Transport

If possible, share your vehicle with others. It is beneficial for money saving on travel. When you share your journey with others, your transport cost will be behalf. So think about the trick and save money while travelling.

21. Travel with a baby?

I travelled with my baby when she was 11 months old. So, I always carry my baby’s diapers, medicine, the food he/she eats, and all the medicines, including prescription, because if needed, I can buy those medicines from the spot. This is how I save money while travelling. What is yours ??

How can I travel around India cheaply?

You can reduce the cost of hotels, travel, and food; then, you can easily travel to India cheaply. If you are considering staying in India for a long time, you can also take a job.

How much should I save for an international trip?

You can save approx $100 (8000 INR) per month. It will help you at least one foreign trip in a year.

Should I travel or save money?

Money-saving and travel are both parts of life. After saving enough money, you might think about travelling.

(Don’t be a tourist be a Traveller )


  1. Very well pointed. Some suggestion/tips I believe surely helpful to those who want to save and travel. Well written.

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