A Travel Price Comparison for Spain Segovia vs. Oviedo for Vacations, Tours, and Honeymoons

Should you visit Segovia or Oviedo?

Which is cheaper to visit? Which is more expensive for vacation?

Which city should you visit? Read on to compare the activities as well as the prices of travel for Segovia and Oviedo. We'll break down costs for accommodation, food, transportation and more to help you learn more about these two destinations. Then, you can figure out if either of these two places are accessible based on your travel budget, schedule, and interests. So, let's dig into it.

Where Should I go: Segovia or Oviedo?


Segovia is a historic town of Spain, predating the Roman Empire to a time of Celtic possession. The town is also capital of a province of the same name, and was declared an UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1985 for its multitude of historic structures, including a Roman aqueduct, Gothic cathedral, and royal palace.


Oviedo is the capital city of the Asturias Principality in Northern Spain. It is a city of churches and cathedrals with many of its buildings designated as UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Its old town, or Casco Antiguo, is the most historic part of Oviedo, where many of the UNESCO sites are situated.

For some great organized tour ideas, see The Best 10-Day Tours from Madrid, The Best 10-Day Tours from Barcelona, The Best 2-Week Tours from Madrid, and The Best 2-Week Tours from Barcelona.

Which place is cheaper, Oviedo or Segovia?

These are the overall average travel costs for the two destinations.

The average daily cost (per person) in Segovia is €145, while the average daily cost in Oviedo is €106. These costs include accommodation (assuming double occupancy, so the traveler is sharing the room), food, transportation, and entertainment. While every person is different, these costs are an average of past travelers in each destination. What follows is a categorical breakdown of travel costs for Segovia and Oviedo in more detail.

  • Accommodation Hotel or hostel for one person
    Segovia 75
    Oviedo 53
  • Accommodation Typical double-occupancy room
    Segovia 150
    Oviedo 106
Compare Hotels in Segovia and Oviedo

Looking for a hotel in Segovia or Oviedo? Prices vary by location, date, season, and the level of luxury. See below for options and compare which is best for your budget and travel style.

Hotels in Segovia

Hotels in Oviedo

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Our Analysis
We've analyzed the average and typical hotel prices based on guest reviews, star ratings, and hotel amenities here: Segovia Hotel Prices and Oviedo Hotel Prices.

Local Transportation
  • Local Transportation Taxis, local buses, subway, etc.
    Segovia 24
    Oviedo 20

Hired Cars and Shuttles in Segovia

Some specific examples of transportation prices in Segovia:

  • Hot Air Balloon over Segovia with Optional Transfers from Madrid: $226
  • Private Transfer from Toledo or Avila to Madrid MAD by Minibus: $212
  • Private transfer from Segovia to Madrid city/airport: $155
  • Private One Way Transfer from Avila to Madrid City Airport: $92

Hired Cars and Shuttles in Oviedo

Also for Oviedo, here are a few examples of actual transportation services:

  • Private Transfer from Asturias Airport (OVD) to Gijon Cruise Port: $40
  • Private Transfer from Asturias Airport to Oviedo and Gijón: $72

Is it cheaper to fly into Segovia or Oviedo?

Prices for flights to both Oviedo and Segovia change regularly based on dates and travel demand. We suggest you find the best prices for your next trip on Kayak, because you can compare the cost of flights across multiple airlines for your prefered dates.

  • Food Meals for one day
    Segovia 48
    Oviedo 38

  • Entertainment Entrance tickets, shows, etc.
    Segovia 34
    Oviedo 19

Tours and Activities in Segovia

Some specific costs of activities, tours, and entrance tickets for Segovia are as follows:

  • Ávila Walking Tour: $166
  • 3-Hour Private Tour of Segovia: $17
  • City Sightseeing Segovia Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour: $19
  • Guided Tour to Tower / Guided Tour of the Tower: $8.59
  • Guided Tuktuk Tour with Stops and Drop-off in Ávila: $17
  • Private 3-hour Walking Tour of Avila with official tour guide: $142
  • Private Tour in Ávila, Walls and Historic Center: $199
  • Segovia City Highlights Private Guided 3-Hour Tour: $245
  • Segovia City Highlights Private Guided Tour for Kids and Families: $245
  • Segovia City Wonders Walking Tour for Kids and Families: $196
  • Segovia Hot Air Balloon Tour Ride with option pickup frm Madrid: $260
  • Segovia Scavenger Hunt and Sights Self-Guided Tour: $9.13

Tours and Activities in Oviedo

Also, here are some specific examples of entertainment, tickets, and activities for Oviedo.

  • Oviedo Scavenger Hunt and Sights Self Guided Private Tour: $9.13
  • Guided tour of Oviedo: $11
  • OVIEDO SCARY! Legends and Mysteries Tour: $11
  • Guided Tour of the Cathedral of Oviedo: $12
  • 2-Hour Private Tour of Oviedo: $79
  • Direct Tour to Covadonga Lakes Picos de Europa from Oviedo: $95
  • Tour from Oviedo and Gijón to Covadonga lakes & sailors villages: $193

  • Alcohol Drinks for one day
    Segovia 24
    Oviedo 16

When we compare the travel costs of actual travelers between Segovia and Oviedo, we can see that Segovia is more expensive. And not only is Oviedo much less expensive, but it is actually a significantly cheaper destination. So, traveling to Oviedo would let you spend less money overall. Or, you could decide to spend more money in Oviedo and be able to afford a more luxurious travel style by staying in nicer hotels, eating at more expensive restaurants, taking tours, and experiencing more activities. The same level of travel in Segovia would naturally cost you much more money, so you would probably want to keep your budget a little tighter in Segovia than you might in Oviedo.

If you're trying to decide if either of these two destinations are within your price range, also see Is Segovia Expensive? and Is Oviedo Expensive?.

Which is Bigger, Segovia or Oviedo?

Oviedo has a larger population, and is about 4 times larger than the population of Segovia. When comparing the sizes of Segovia and Oviedo, keep in mind that a larger population does not always imply the destination has more attractions or better activities. So, always research the type of place that you want to visit along with the activities and attractions that interest you.