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How to find cheap flights to Oakland?

The cheapest prices found with in the last 7 days for return flights were C$113 and C$72 for one-way flights to Oakland for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply

Origin Destination Travel Dates Flights From*
PDX San Jose 24 Sep. - 28 Sep. C$113
LAS Oakland 1 Jul. - 8 Jul. C$140
LAX San Francisco 8 Jul. - 12 Jul. C$143
SEA San Francisco 13 Jul. - 26 Jul. C$145
PDX San Francisco 10 Aug. - 17 Aug. C$167
SAN San Francisco 30 Jul. - 2 Aug. C$193
SAN San Jose 26 Jul. - 2 Aug. C$255
PDX Oakland 7 Jul. - 13 Jul. C$260
SAN Oakland 30 Jul. - 2 Aug. C$311
SEA Oakland 1 Jul. - 5 Jul. C$317
LAS San Francisco 1 Jul. - 8 Jul. C$321
SEA San Jose 1 Jul. - 5 Jul. C$357
DAL San Francisco 22 Jul. - 2 Aug. C$434
LAS San Jose 1 Jul. - 8 Jul. C$470
SLC San Jose 11 Jul. - 15 Jul. C$472
*Prices include taxes and fees
Origin Destination Travel Dates Flights From*
SEA San Francisco 26 Jun. - 12 Jul. C$219
SNA Oakland 26 Jun. - 27 Jun. C$373
SNA San Francisco 26 Jun. - 27 Jun. C$457
DFW Oakland 27 Jun. - 28 Jun. C$591
DAL San Francisco 27 Jun. - 28 Jun. C$678
*Prices include taxes and fees

Your guide to flights to Oakland, CA

Alaska Airlines fly to Oakland, so use Travelocity to search, find, and compare some truly tempting deals from the 4 airlines—that way you can be sure you’ve found the best deal for you. A flight to Oakland CA currently costs between C$113 and C$678. Prices vary, but for the best fares, travel in March when prices are at their lowest.  

Top tips for finding cheap flights to Oakland  

The cheapest flight for a round trip to Oakland is currently C$113. When you search for flights to Oakland, enter your preferred travel dates then click on ‘flexible dates’ to compare cheap flight tickets to Oakland for nearby days.  The cheapest month to travel to Oakland is July from our list of deals available.  

But if you’re flexible about when you travel, you can find great deals on flights across the year. If you’re planning a vacation, you can save more on Travelocity when you bundle flights with car rental and hotel bookings, too. Many airlines currently offer flexible booking options, so look for flights offering no change fees.   

How to cancel flights to Oakland 

We know plans change, that’s why at Travelocity, we make it as easy as possible for you to cancel or amend your plane tickets. Go to My Trips, enter your itinerary number, then follow the instructions. Many airlines let you cancel flights online free of charge if you booked it in the last 24 hours. Visit Customer Service for more advice.  

Why you should book your flight to Oakland with Travelocity 

We have top deals on plane tickets even for last minute flights to Oakland, so you can simply type in your travel dates and compare our best prices. Booking with Travelocity means you get flexible cancellation options, 24/7 support, and, thanks to our Price Match Promise, if the airfare drops after you book, you can get a refund! Whether you’re planning a business trip, weekend getaway, or a family vacation—let Travelocity get you to Oakland for less. 

Flights to Oakland: Customer Reviews

Apr 12, 2018

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Mar 4, 2018

The flight to SAN Jose was an older plane with not as much room. My wife and I didn’t get to sit together. All that being said we were on time.

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FAQs about Oakland Flights

Can I catch a flight to Oakland at the moment?

For the most current and complete information regarding plane travel to Oakland, check out the Covid-19 Travel Advisor. Everything you need to know about current quarantine requirements and travel restrictions is here in one handy place.

Which airlines fly to Oakland?

Don't put it off any longer. Book your flight to Oakland now. There are 10 airlines for you to take your pick of, including:

  • Southwest Airlines
  • Alaska Airlines
  • Delta
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I change my booking to a later date?

For more info about changing your flight to Oakland, please visit our Customer Service Portal.

What airport is best to fly into Oakland?

A significant number of tourists land in Oakland every day, so it's not surprising that this bustling city has multiple airports. Before you book your ticket, check them out:

  • Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl. Airport (SJC) – 55 kilometers from downtown
  • Oakland Intl. Airport – 11 kilometers from downtown
  • Oakland, CA (JCE-Oakland Convention Center Heliport) – 11 kilometers from downtown
Where to stay in Oakland

Staying in Oakland is always a great idea, especially when you have 1,183 exceptional accommodations to select from through Travelocity. The adventure of your dreams is yours in just a few clicks!

You're on vacation! It's the perfect time to treat yourself to the finer things in life. Book a room at the Claremont Club & Spa - A Fairmont Hotel or the Hotel Shattuck Plaza and enjoy outstanding service and a lavish room. If you're simply after a comfy space to get some sleep, don't stress! There are options for you too. The Civic Center Lodge and the Jack London Inn are some pocket-friendly alternatives.

Places to visit in Oakland

Taste the unique flavor of this city by exploring places like Oakland Museum of California, and Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive. If you're after more options, Greek Theater, and University of California, Berkeley are worth a look too.

If you hope to meet some of the locals, enjoy some time at Jack London Square. Need some more ideas? Don't forget to save some space in your backpack or suitcase if you're thinking about shopping at Oakland City Center. But that's not all there is. Take a look at the schedule of events at Fox Theater. This dedicated concert venue is likely to have a show you'll be eager to attend.

How to get through airport security fast when traveling to Oakland

Make your journey to Oakland a little easier by following these helpful tips and pointers:

  • Security staff will request to see your travel ID and boarding pass at the checkpoint. Have them in an accessible place, so they're all ready for inspection.
  • Take off your shoes, belt and jewellery before arriving at the airport security checkpoint. Items such as these are not allowed in the body scanner.
  • Electronic devices such as tablets, laptops and phones will need to be put through the X-ray machine separately. Be sure they're easily accessible.
  • Deodorant, toothpaste and other toiletry items in cream, liquid or gel form need to be stored in containers smaller than 3.4 ounces (161 kilometerslliliters). They must also fit in a 1-quart (1-liter) clear resealable bag.
  • Hiking boots and other heavy shoes are most often X-rayed by security personnel. Think about wearing lightweight sneakers instead.
  • Some places have strict quarantine laws. Consider where you're going to and whether or not it's permissible to travel with fresh fruit.

Flights To Oakland

If you want to visit California's Bay Area but don't want to deal with the hustle and bustle of the city, Oakland might be the quiet, hidden gem you are seeking. As soon as you fly into the Oakland International Airport (OAK), you can gaze down at Lake Merritt, which the locals lovingly refer to as the "Jewel of Oakland." The lake has a bevy of gondolas where you can enjoy a romantic ride for two across the water's blue surface. After boating on Lake Merritt, you might want to take a stroll through the nearby Morcom Rose Garden and enjoy thousands of blooming rose bushes and other exotic fauna. If you are vacationing with little ones, explore the amusement park Fairland, which is said to have been Walt Disney's inspiration for his creation of Disney World. With so much to do, Oakland might be the perfect getaway for a weekend or a week. Take a few moments to start looking over flights to Oakland to plan your next vacation.

Transportation from OAK

Hotels close to the Oakland International Airport usually offer free shuttle service to and from the airport. You can also rent a car at one of the many car rental agencies located in the terminal close to all arriving Oakland flights. Across from the airline's Terminal 1 baggage claim area is the Oakland airport BART station. You can ride the BART train system into downtown Oakland and other Bay Area cities for an economical fee. A bevy of taxis, shuttles, and limousine services can also be booked at the terminal to transport you into Oakland.

Explore Oakland to Start Making Memories

Exploring Oakland is fun for all ages. Whether you get up close and personal with over 650 animals at the Oakland Zoo or meander through the 86,000-square-foot Chabot Space and Science Center, you are sure to have a memorable time. Use Travelocity to find vacation packages to Oakland, CA and start building your vacation memories now. At Travelocity, you can save up to $537 when you book a hotel and flight at the same time. Peruse the many cheap flights to Oakland and its hotels and entertainment options on Travelocity to start planning your next vacation.

How to find cheap flights

What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?

Airfares offered on Wednesdays tend to be the cheapest, according to flight demand on in 2020. Purchasing your airfares on a Thursday or Friday can also provide better value, however our advice if you’re looking to save money is to avoid booking on a Saturday. Our data shows, the start of the weekend has the highest ticket values on average, so keep this in mind if you’re browsing flight deals on a weekend.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

Frequent travellers may already know this, but earlier in the week is often the cheapest time to fly. Flights departing on a Tuesday are the cheapest of the week. Since weekend flights tend to be more popular, this causes the prices to rise which is why on average. Airfares booked on in 2020 were most expensive for Saturday departures.

How far in advance can you book a flight?

Here’s the deal: It is typically possible to start comparing international airfares on up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to our 2020 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest fares appearing 2 weeks to 3 months prior to their travel dates.

How can I save money on airline tickets?

We'll let you in on a secret...You can save big on flights if you mix and match your airlines and fare types. In fact, travellers who booked flights on in 2020 saved close to 60% when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.

*According to flight demand on from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.