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Cheap Flights from Boston to Oakland, CA, United States - BOS to OAK Last modified: May 27, 2016 6:51 AM

Popular flights from Boston to Oakland Last modified: May 27, 2016 6:51 AM

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Alaska Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 3, 2016 Sep 12, 2016 $492
American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 24, 2016 Aug 30, 2016 $359
JetBlue Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jul 2, 2016 Jul 10, 2016 $409
Jul 2, 2016 Jul 14, 2016 $409
Aug 4, 2016 Aug 11, 2016 $409
Aug 11, 2016 Aug 22, 2016 $409
Aug 16, 2016 Aug 23, 2016 $409
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 22, 2016 Sep 25, 2016 $360

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Boston to Oakland (BOS to OAK)?

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 $425.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Boston to Oakland (BOS to OAK)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane 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 discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Boston to Oakland

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Boston to Oakland should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $0 $578
7-14 days $520 $398
14-21 days $520 $469
21-30 days $500 $506
30-60 days $409 $417
60-90 days $409 $413
90+ days $409 $360

Cheapest Day To Fly from Boston to Oakland

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Boston to Oakland.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$453 $409 $359 $409 $398 $409 $535

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Boston to Oakland

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Boston to Oakland.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May Boston Oakland American 5/31/16 6/2/16 1 $578
June Boston Oakland American 6/3/16 6/6/16 1 $398
July Boston Oakland JetBlue 7/2/16 7/10/16 0 $409
August Boston Oakland American 8/24/16 8/30/16 2 $359
September Boston Oakland United 9/22/16 9/25/16 1 $360
October Boston Oakland Alaska 10/29/16 11/5/16 2 $328
November Boston Oakland American 11/1/16 11/9/16 2 $344
December Boston Oakland American 12/28/16 1/14/17 1 $491

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Boston to Oakland

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Boston to Oakland.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$520
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$520
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$591
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$591 $553
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$553
TIPSave $4 by flying into San Jose instead of Oakland from Boston

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Boston to Oakland (BOS to OAK)

Your Boston to Oakland flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing 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 $486.

The average price for non-stop flights from Boston to Oakland is $434.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Boston to Oakland.

Nonstop Flight Details from Boston to Oakland
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
JetBlue 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 19:09 19:09

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Boston to Oakland (BOS to OAK)

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 $223.

The average price for round trip flights from Boston to Oakland is $482.

Boston to Oakland Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Boston to Oakland?
Answer: The average Boston to Oakland flight time is 6 hours and 39 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Boston and Oakland?
Answer: The distance from Boston to Oakland is 2686 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Boston to Oakland?
Answer: There are 7 direct flights from Boston to Oakland.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Boston to Oakland?
Answer: JetBlue Airways provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Boston and Oakland.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Boston to Oakland?
Answer: Denver, CO

Airlines Flying from Boston to Oakland (BOS to OAK) Number of flights searched: 190Last modified: May 27, 2016 6:51 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Boston to Oakland with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Boston to Oakland.

Boston to Oakland
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American PHX X X X X X X X
American DFW / PHX X X X X X X X
Alaska SEA X X X X X X X
JetBlue - X X X X X X X
JetBlue JFK X X X X X
Delta ATL X X X X X X X
Delta MSP / SLC X X X X X X X
Southwest MCI X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Boston and Oakland, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap Domestic Flights from Boston - BOS

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Boston to San Francisco American, Alaska, JetBlue, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $332
Boston to San Jose American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $336

Cheap Domestic Flights to Oakland - OAK

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
New York to Oakland American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $369
New York to San Francisco American, Alaska, JetBlue, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $332
Newark to Oakland American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $388
Providence to Oakland American, United $455
New York to Los Angeles American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $284
Hartford to Oakland American $494
Manchester to Oakland American, United $376
Albany to Oakland American $550
Burlington to Oakland American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $504
Portland to Oakland American, JetBlue, United $804
Newburgh to OaklandCheck Dates
Westchester County to Oakland American, Alaska, United $578
Newark to San Francisco American, Alaska, JetBlue, United, Virgin America $337
Bangor to Oakland American, United $980
Hartford to San Francisco American, Alaska, United $338
New York to Las Vegas American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United, Virgin America $241
Providence to San Francisco American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $343
Albany to San Francisco American, Alaska, United $381
Burlington to San Francisco American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $408
Portland to San Francisco American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $430
New York to San Jose American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $340
Manchester to San Francisco American, United $326
New York to Sacramento American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $334
Bangor to San Francisco American, Alaska, United $409
New York to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $119
Westchester County to San Francisco American, Alaska, United $351
Long Island MacArthur to San Francisco American, United $478
Newburgh to San FranciscoCheck Dates
Cheap Flights from Boston to Oakland, CA, United States, from $359 Round trip from BOS to OAK