Most Popular Summer Destinations by U.S. States

  • Published by Ozgur Tore

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A new research reveals the most popular summer destinations in the United States.’s study determines which flight destinations are most popular by state this summer using its Travel Hacker Data. For those of you with strong state loyalty, take a look at which city you’re most likely to run and see how much it’ll cost you to join in on the fun.

Most Popular Summer Destinations by State:

  1. Las Vegas, Nevada
  2. Orlando, Florida
  3. Denver, Colorado
  4. Los Angeles, California
  5. Boston, Massachusetts
  6. Seattle, Washington
  7. Washington, D.C.
  8. New York, New York
  9. Charlotte, North Carolina
  10. Honolulu, Hawaii

The alphabetical rundown by state:

Home State Most Popular Destination Median Airfare
Alabama Washington, D.C. $302
Alaska Seattle, Washington $246
Arizona Denver, Colorado $136
Arkansas New York, New York $344
California Las Vegas, Nevada $140
Colorado Las Vegas, Nevada $164
Connecticut Orlando, Florida $226
Washington D.C. Los Angeles, California $398
Delaware Orlando, Florida $176
Florida Las Vegas, Nevada $331
Georgia Las Vegas, Nevada $278
Hawaii Los Angeles, California $502
Iowa Las Vegas, Nevada $246
Idaho Las Vegas, Nevada $156
Illinois Las Vegas, Nevada $269
Indiana Las Vegas, Nevada $230
Kansas Las Vegas, Nevada $211
Kentucky Las Vegas, Nevada $424
Louisiana Las Vegas, Nevada $395
Massachusetts San Francisco, California $434
Maryland Las Vegas, Nevada $222
Maine Washington, D.C. $281
Michigan Las Vegas, Nevada $331
Minnesota Las Vegas, Nevada $268
Missouri Las Vegas, Nevada $230
Mississippi Las Vegas, Nevada $448
Montana Las Vegas, Nevada $219
North Carolina Boston, Massachusetts $213
North Dakota Denver, Colorado $332
Nebraska Los Angeles, California $324
New Hampshire Charlotte, North Carolina $239
New Jersey Orlando, Florida $286
New Mexico Seattle, Washington $281
Nevada Honolulu, Hawaii $469
New York Las Vegas, Nevada $406
Ohio Las Vegas, Nevada $271
Oklahoma Las Vegas, Nevada $239
Oregon Las Vegas, Nevada $206
Pennsylvania Las Vegas, Nevada $323
Rhode Island Orlando, Florida $226
South Carolina Las Vegas, Nevada $497
South Dakota Las Vegas, Nevada $279
Tennessee Las Vegas, Nevada $370
Texas Las Vegas, Nevada $233
Utah Los Angeles, California $179
Virginia Boston, Massachusetts $197
Vermont Denver, Colorado $490
Washington Las Vegas, Nevada $268
Wisconsin Denver, Colorado $254
West Virginia Las Vegas, Nevada $537
Wyoming Boston, Massachusetts $619

* For queries conducted on US + CA locales with US + CA origins for summer travel dates [05/22/2015 through 09/07/2015] and search dates through 05/21/15, most popular destination based on search share broken down by origin state.

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