Enter the cost and the total number of days into the calculator to determine the cost per day.

## Cost Per Day Formula

The following equation is used to calculate the Cost Per Day.

CPD = C / #Days

• Where CPD is the cost per day ($) • C is the total cost ($)
• #Days is the number of days

To calculate the cost per day, divide the overall cost by the number of days.

## What is a Cost Per Day?

Definition:

Cost per day, similar to cost per night, is a term used in the services industry to describe the cost of staying at a location for one night.

This term can also be further applied to more general things, like the cost per day to own a car, etc.

## How to Calculate Cost Per Day?

Example Problem:

The following example outlines the steps and information needed to calculate Cost Per Day.

First, determine the overall cost. In this case, the overall cost is determined to be $1750.00. Next, determine the number of day. For this problem, the number of days is given as 20. Finally, calculate the cost per day using the formula above; CPD = C / #Days CPD =$1750 / 20

CPD = \$35.00 /day