Cheap flights to Oakland

ZQN — OAK
22 May — 29 May1
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Flights to Oakland in 2022

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inJanuaryHigh demand for flights, 6% potential price rise
Cheapest inAugustBest time to find cheap flights, 1% potential price drop
Average price$1,261Average for return flights in May 2022
Return from$1,433From Auckland Intl to San Francisco
One-way from$938One-way flight from Auckland Intl (AKL) to Oakland (OAK)

Cheap flights to Oakland in May, June 2022

The best prices found for SFO flights for May, June
29 May - 12 Jun
AKL

Auckland Intl

OAK

Oakland

3 stops

41h 54m
OAK

Oakland

AKL

Auckland Intl

3 stops

51h 05m
$4,454

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 15/5/22

5 Jun - 19 Jun
AKL

Auckland Intl

OAK

Oakland

3 stops

48h 14m
OAK

Oakland

AKL

Auckland Intl

3 stops

47h 51m
$4,593

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 15/5/22

1 Jun - 15 Jun
AKL

Auckland Intl

OAK

Oakland

3 stops

41h 49m
OAK

Oakland

AKL

Auckland Intl

3 stops

64h 10m
$4,604

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 15/5/22

Oakland 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Oakland found for this year
12 Jul - 15 Jul
AKL

Auckland Intl

OAK

Oakland

2 stops

39h 15m
OAK

Oakland

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

42h 35m
$2,228

Hawaiian Airlines

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Deal found 17/5/22

12 Jul - 22 Jul
AKL

Auckland Intl

OAK

Oakland

2 stops

39h 15m
OAK

Oakland

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

40h 55m
$2,266

Hawaiian Airlines

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Deal found 17/5/22

12 Jul - 22 Jul
AKL

Auckland Intl

OAK

Oakland

1 stop

26h 00m
OAK

Oakland

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

33h 55m
$2,596

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 17/5/22

Last minute flights to Oakland

Late deals on return flights to Oakland, departing today and this week
23 May - 8 Jun
AKL

Auckland Intl

OAK

Oakland

3 stops

46h 36m
OAK

Oakland

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

19h 46m
$19,222

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 15/5/22

When is the best time to fly to Oakland?

Average Oakland flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2022 and 2023 by month

AKL - SFO

Price

$1,512 - $3,123

SFO

Temperature

11 - 17 °C

SFO

Rainfall

0 - 112 mm

Which day is cheapest to fly to Oakland?

At the moment, Monday is the most economical day to take a flight to Oakland. Saturday is likely to be the most costly.

How long is the flight to Oakland?

You can get Oakland flight deals with departures from at least four New Zealand airports. Wellington Airport (WLG), Christchurch Airport (CHC) and Auckland International Airport (AKL) head the list but service is also possible from Dunedin Airport (DUD) if it’s a closer location. Flights to Oakland also include area airports, such as San Francisco Airport (SFO) and San Jose International Airport (SJC), offering you greater flexibility and convenience. You should expect journey times between 27h 15min – 63h for these transpacific flights.

Are there non-stop flights to Oakland?

Unfortunately, non-stop flights from New Zealand to Oakland International Airport (OAK), Oakland, are currently unavailable. The best departures from Auckland involved three connections at Singapore Changi Airport (SIN), Incheon International Airport INC) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), with travel times of 37h 25min. You can get one-stop flights destined to San Francisco via Singapore, which last approximately 37h 50min. San Jose is an additional option, with flight times a bit over 37h via Singapore Narita and Los Angeles. The shortest trips from Wellington to Oakland (41h) travel through Christchurch, Auckland and Los Angeles, while the fastest flights from Christchurch are destined to San Francisco with stopovers at Singapore and Los Angeles for overall journey times of approximately 40h.

How do you get from Oakland airport to the city centre?

The Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) operates train service from Oakland Airport T1 and T2 to the Coliseum BART Station from where you can get BART connections to downtown Oakland. The service to the Coliseum BART Station runs every 6-20min depending on the hour and travels to Central Oakland in about 35min. AC Transit Bus 73 also runs from the airport to the Coliseum BART Station every 15min with transfers downtown in about an hour’s time. The 805 night bus runs every hour between 12 a.m. – 4 a.m., with the same amount of time to the city centre. Taxi, Uber, Lyft, Wingz and airport car rentals are all additional transport options with travel times of about 20min to central Oakland.

What are some things to do in Oakland?

The ascent of Oakland as one of California’s top tourist destinations is attributed in part to its proximity to three international airports. Downtown Oakland is littered with municipal parks. Nine of them, including Lincoln Square Park, Preservation Park and Snow Park, lie in the small area between the 880/980 freeways and Lake Merritt, so there’s plenty of recreational space for family outings to enjoy some sun during the day. Lake Merritt, the first ever US wildlife refuge and a National Historic Landmark, boasts a kids’ amusement park and Bonsai Garden. Other major attractions include the Oakland Aviation Museum and U.S.S. Potomac, FDR’s presidential yacht. A major market for professional sports, there are two baseball and football teams here, not to mention the Golden State Warriors, former two-time NBA champions. The yearly festival calendar is flush with events like the Chinatown Lunar New Year Bazaar in February, the Art & Soul Festival in July and the Oakland Greek Festival in October. This is just a sample of what this alluring city by the Bay has to offer, so come discover it for yourself.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly to Oakland?

New Zealand citizens only need a valid passport and a US ESTA entry permit to fly to Oakland. ESTA permits allow 90 days of travel and are processed online usually in less than an hour for a fee of around US$14.00 (NZ$ 20). All other passport holders should make further enquiries regarding visa requirements.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Oakland?

If you book a flight to Oakland, you will be flying into Oakland, which is the city’s only airport. Oakland (OAK) is located 11.3 km from the centre of Oakland.