Everything you need to know to plan a budget-friendly road trip

Everything you need to know to plan a budget-friendly road trip

Making your dollars last longer means your adventure can go farther as well

Roadtripping is one of the most affordable ways to travel. Rather than blowing the budget on expensive flights, restaurants, and hotel rooms, you can customize a road trip to your exact needs and resources. Don’t want to spend money on accommodations? Go car camping. Trying to keep food costs down? Bring snacks and drinks. Are high gas prices an issue? Having an amazing adventure doesn’t require you to travel far—find something to explore in your town or state.   

Here we’ve collected all of our best advice on how to enjoy the open road without breaking the bank—from destination and camping tips to saving money when RVing.

The ultimate guide to budget-friendly road trips

The ultimate guide to budget-friendly road trips

Here are some easy ways to lessen the financial burden of traveling and still have a fun and memorable trip.

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8 tips for saving money on the road

Looking to save a little money on your next big trip? From group discounts to walking tours, here are eight ways you can cut costs while traveling—without sacrificing entertainment, fun, and adventure.

Roadtrippers

Roadtrippers

Estimate your fuel costs

When planning a trip with Roadtrippers, take advantage of the built-in estimated fuel cost feature to help you budget.

3 tips to help you save at the pump

Gas prices might be high, but you shouldn’t let them ruin your RV travel plans this summer. Here are three ways you can save on gas and keep making memories out on the open road all year long.

7 tips for saving money on RV campgrounds

While RV campgrounds are typically less expensive than a hotel stay, they can also be one of the priciest aspects of camping. But exactly how do you camp for less?

Campendium

Campendium

Find free dispersed camping

Campendium offers cell phone coverage maps for Roadpass Pro members and helps you find free dispersed camping options.

Togo RV

Togo RV

Save more with member benefits

Togo RV members get exclusive discounts on RV and camping gear, including tires, locks, campground bookings, and more.

Save on park visits

These national and state parks don’t charge entrance fees and are always free to visit.

The RVer’s guide to national park campgrounds:
National parks with free entry

Reservations, amenities, hookups, fees, park highlights, and more.

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