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Flights from Boston to Oakland, United States Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 12:52 AM

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Boston to Oakland Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 12:52 AM

We've scanned 26,771,905,517 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Boston to Oakland. American & Alaska frequently offer the best deals on Boston to Oakland flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
BOSOAK
Wed 10/26
2 stops
OAKBOS
Sat 11/5
2 stops
$316
Select
American
BOSOAK
Tue 11/1
2 stops
OAKBOS
Wed 11/9
2 stops
$316
Select
American
BOSOAK
Sat 11/12
2 stops
OAKBOS
Wed 11/16
2 stops
$316
Select
American
BOSOAK
Tue 11/15
2 stops
OAKBOS
Wed 11/16
2 stops
$316
Select
Alaska
BOSOAK
Wed 10/26
1 stop
OAKBOS
Sat 11/5
1 stop
$344
Select
JetBlue
BOSOAK
Fri 10/28
1 stop
OAKBOS
Mon 10/31
1 stop
$384
Select
JetBlue
BOSOAK
Fri 11/4
1 stop
OAKBOS
Mon 11/7
1 stop
$384
Select
Spirit
BOSOAK
Tue 10/11
1 stop
OAKBOS
Tue 10/18
1 stop
$384
Select
Spirit
BOSOAK
Sat 10/22
1 stop
OAKBOS
Tue 11/1
1 stop
$384
Select
Spirit
BOSOAK
Sat 10/22
1 stop
OAKBOS
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$384
Select
Spirit
BOSOAK
Tue 10/25
1 stop
OAKBOS
Thu 11/3
1 stop
$384
Select
Spirit
BOSOAK
Thu 10/27
1 stop
OAKBOS
Thu 11/3
1 stop
$384
Select

How Much is a Flight from Boston to Oakland?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Boston to Oakland, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $351.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Boston to Oakland?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Boston to Oakland based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Boston to Oakland?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Boston to Oakland.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $385
7-14 days $0 $384
14-21 days $0 $388
21-30 days $0 $316
30-60 days $0 $316
60-90 days $0 $329
90+ days $0 $334

Cheapest Day To Fly from Boston to Oakland

We've examined 26,779,839,826 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Boston to Oakland is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$427 $316 $316 $324 $322 $316 $432

Compare Flight Prices from Boston to Oakland by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Boston to Oakland flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Boston Oakland American 9/30/16 10/4/16 1 $385
October Boston Oakland American 10/26/16 11/5/16 2 $316
November Boston Oakland American 11/1/16 11/9/16 2 $316
December Boston Oakland American 12/1/16 12/7/16 1 $329
January Boston Oakland American 1/26/17 1/28/17 2 $334
February Boston Oakland Alaska 2/14/17 2/19/17 2 $445
March Boston Oakland JetBlue 3/11/17 3/15/17 1 $407
April Boston Oakland Alaska 4/12/17 4/17/17 2 $470

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Boston to Oakland

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Boston to Oakland. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$385
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$385 $436
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$436 $435
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$435 $358
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$358 $367
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$367

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Boston to Oakland

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Boston to Oakland is $369.

The average price for direct flights from Boston to Oakland is not available.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Boston to Oakland

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Boston to Oakland. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Boston to Oakland is $219.

The average price for round trip flights from Boston to Oakland is $369.

Boston to Oakland Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Boston to Oakland?
Answer: Los Angeles, CA

Airlines in Boston flying to Oakland Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 12:52 AMNumber of routes searched: 222Number of itineraries searched: 119,046

Wondering which airlines fly out of Boston to Oakland? We've gathered the average price of Boston airlines with flights to Oakland. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Boston to Oakland
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American PHX
Delta SLC
Spirit LAS
American PDX
American -
American SEA
JetBlue LGB
American ORD
Delta ATL
United DEN
Alaska SAN
Delta DTW
Delta MSP
United IAD
United EWR
JetBlue FLL
Delta CVG
United IAH

Boston to Oakland Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Boston and Oakland. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Domestic Flights from Boston - BOS

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Boston to San Francisco American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $274
Flights from Boston to San Jose American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $269

Cheap Domestic Flights to Oakland - OAK

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from New York to Oakland American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta $297
Flights from New York to San Francisco American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $267
Flights from Newark to Oakland American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta $333
Flights from Providence to Oakland American, Delta $369
Flights from New York to Los Angeles American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $248
Flights from Hartford to Oakland American, Delta $349
Flights from Manchester to Oakland American, Delta $442
Flights from Albany to Oakland Delta Check Dates
Flights from Burlington to Oakland American, JetBlue, Delta $410
Flights from Portland to Oakland American, JetBlue, Delta $500
Flights from Newburgh to OaklandCheck Dates
Flights from Westchester County to Oakland American, Delta $632
Flights from Newark to San Francisco Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United, Virgin America $292
Flights from Bangor to Oakland American, Delta Check Dates
Flights from Hartford to San Francisco American, Alaska, Delta, United $325
Flights from New York to Las Vegas American, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $191
Flights from Providence to San Francisco American, United $311
Flights from Albany to San Francisco American, Delta, United $391
Flights from Burlington to San Francisco American, JetBlue, Delta, United $396
Flights from Portland to San Francisco American, JetBlue, Delta, United $331
Flights from New York to San Jose American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $277
Flights from Manchester to San Francisco American, Delta, United $312
Flights from New York to Sacramento Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $289
Flights from Bangor to San Francisco American, Delta, United $400
Flights from New York to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, United $99
Flights from Westchester County to San Francisco American, Delta, United $351
Flights from Long Island MacArthur to San Francisco American $444
Flights from Newburgh to San FranciscoCheck Dates
Cheap Flights from Boston to Oakland