Travel planning is an art, and every detail counts. One crucial aspect that can greatly impact a traveler’s decision-making process is the duration of the trip.

Fortunately, with the WP Travel plugin, customizing trip durations has never been easier.

In this guide, we’ll take you through the seamless process of adding or adjusting trip durations to suit your specific preferences.

Whether you’re a seasoned explorer or just venturing into the world of travel planning, this tutorial will empower you to craft unforgettable journeys. Let’s dive in!

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Steps to add duration to a trip using the WP Travel plugin

Step 1: Access Your Dashboard

Begin by logging into your admin dashboard.

Step 2: Navigate to Your Created Trips

Navigate to Your Created Trips

If you’re unsure how to create a trip, check out our previous video tutorial on adding and creating new trips. You’ll find the link in the description below.

Step 3: Select a Trip

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Choose the trip you want to add duration to.

Step 4: Scroll Down to Prices and Dates

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Scroll down until you find the section labeled ‘Prices and Dates’. Make sure you have at least one price listed (e.g., high and regular prices).

If you need to add a price, click on ‘Add Price’ and create a new pricing option.

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Step 5: Enable Fixed Departure

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Under the ‘Dates’ tab, ensure that the ‘Enabled Fixed Departure‘ option is disabled.

Step 6: Set Your Trip Duration

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Now, you’ll see the ‘Trip Duration’ section. It’s initially set to two days and two nights, but you can adjust this to your preference.

Step 7: Preview Your Changes

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Before finalizing, click ‘Preview Changes’ to see how your trip duration looks on the front end.

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Step 8: Save and Update

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If satisfied, save your changes and click ‘Update’ to apply them.

Step 9: Check the Front-End

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Head back to the front-end page and you’ll see the updated trip duration displayed.


Adding duration to your trips may seem like a small detail, but it can make a world of difference in the overall travel experience.

Thanks to the WP Travel plugin, this process has been streamlined and made accessible to all levels of travel enthusiasts.

By following our step-by-step guide, you now possess the skill to customize trip durations to suit your specific preferences.

Remember, it’s the little details that transform a good trip into an exceptional one. So, go ahead, apply what you’ve learned, and craft journeys that leave lasting memories. Happy travels!

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