10. Springfield, Missouri
Photo: Aerial view of Springfield, Missouri. (Photo Credit: ChrisBoswell/iStock/Getty Images Plus)
Rounding out the top 10, Springfield, Missouri ranks fourth for the lowest costs and fewest hassles and fifth for the lowest local costs. The former category considers factors such as the cost and duration of the cheapest flight, the number of connections on the cheapest flight and the share of delayed flights while the latter takes into account things like the cost of living, average gas prices, the lowest nightly rate for a three-star hotel room and the average price of a two-person meal.