Many travelers have been trained to look at the cost of airfare as the determining factor when choosing their departure airport. But, like you, we know there are many other factors that impact the true cost of a trip, including parking, mileage, the value of the traveler’s time, and even toll fees in some cases.
Retrain your travelers to consider the true cost of their trip and help them discover that they may be spending more in an attempt to save by choosing a competing airport.
Test out our Trip Cost Calculator below and contact us to have it added to your website!
- Allow users to compare the true cost of travel from your airport versus one, two or three competing airports
- Choose whether the user enters toll and mileage data manually or chooses a starting point from a dropdown menu
- Set default values for any category, and the user can adjust them for their needs
- Fonts and colors adjustable to match your brand
- Installed and active in minutes on any WordPress website — or contact us for options for your non-WordPress website
True Cost of Trip
|Airport||YOUR AIRPORT||COMP. A||COMP. B||COMP. C|
|Mileage Cost Round Trip|
|Tolls Round Trip|
|Cost of Travel Time Round Trip|
|Cost of Time: Parking, Check-in, TSA Screening|
|Estimated True Cost of Trip|
|Default mileage rate based on IRS Standard Rate of $%mileage_rate% per mile. Travel time based on estimated travel time by car at an average speed of %average_speed_in_mph%mph. Cost of time (default hourly wage) based on average hourly pay of $%hourly_wage% for a U.S. employee. Tolls based on 2-axle vehicle. Parking rate based on daily economy rate of $%parking_rate_at_CA0% at %CA0%, $%parking_rate_at_CA1% at %CA1%, $%parking_rate_at_CA2% at %CA2% and $%parking_rate_at_CA3% at %CA3%. Parking time based on estimated time to park vehicle in the economy lot and enter the terminal building and, on the return trip, to exit the terminal, return to vehicle and exit the parking lot: %parking_time_in_minutes_at_CA0% minutes for %CA0%, %parking_time_in_minutes_at_CA1% minutes for %CA1%, %parking_time_in_minutes_at_CA2% minutes for %CA2% and %parking_time_in_minutes_at_CA3% minutes for %CA3%. Check-in time based on estimated time to check in at the airline counter for each airport: %checkin_time_in_minutes_at_CA0% minutes for %CA0%, %checkin_time_in_minutes_at_CA1% minutes for %CA1%, %checkin_time_in_minutes_at_CA2% minutes for %CA2% and %checkin_time_in_minutes_at_CA3% minutes for %CA3%. TSA Screening time based on estimated average TSA checkpoint wait times: %tsa_screening_time_at_CA0% minutes for %CA0%, %tsa_screening_time_at_CA1% minutes for %CA1%, %tsa_screening_time_at_CA2% minutes for %CA2% and %tsa_screening_time_at_CA3% minutes for %CA3%.|