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Cheap Flights from Chicago to Oakland, CA, United States - CHI to OAK Last modified: Aug 24, 2016 12:50 AM

Popular flights from Chicago to Oakland Last modified: Aug 24, 2016 12:50 AM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

Spirit
CHIOAK
Wed 9/28
nonstop
OAKCHI
Wed 10/5
nonstop
$175
Select
American
CHIOAK
Wed 9/28
1 stop
OAKCHI
Sat 10/1
1 stop
$195
Select
Alaska
CHIOAK
Wed 9/28
1 stop
OAKCHI
Wed 10/5
1 stop
$306
Select
United
CHIOAK
Tue 11/29
2 stops
OAKCHI
Sat 12/3
2 stops
$389
Select

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Chicago to Oakland (CHI to OAK)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Chicago to Oakland, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $183.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Chicago to Oakland (CHI to OAK)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Chicago 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 Chicago to Oakland

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $187 $240
7-14 days $177 $240
14-21 days $177 $240
21-30 days $177 $207
30-60 days $175 $195
60-90 days $177 $240
90+ days $217 $304

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chicago to Oakland

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$187 $177 $175 $187 $187 $177 $187

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Chicago to Oakland

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
August Chicago Oakland Spirit 8/31/16 9/7/16 0 $177
September Chicago Oakland Spirit 9/28/16 10/5/16 0 $175
October Chicago Oakland Spirit 10/1/16 10/4/16 0 $177
November Chicago Oakland Spirit 11/1/16 11/8/16 0 $177
December Chicago Oakland Spirit 12/7/16 12/13/16 1 $304
January Chicago Oakland Alaska 1/19/17 1/28/17 1 $310
February Chicago Oakland Alaska 2/2/17 2/5/17 1 $371
March Chicago Oakland Spirit 3/11/17 3/15/17 1 $404

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$227
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$227 $197
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$197 $187
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$187 $177
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$177 $187
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$187

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Chicago to Oakland (CHI to OAK)

Your Chicago 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 Chicago to Oakland is $324.

The average price for non-stop flights from Chicago to Oakland is $243.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Chicago to Oakland
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Spirit 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 13:30 13:30

Chicago to Oakland Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Chicago to Oakland?
Answer: The average Chicago to Oakland flight time is 4 hours and 36 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Chicago and Oakland?
Answer: The distance from Chicago to Oakland is 1830 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Chicago to Oakland?
Answer: There are 7 direct flights from Chicago to Oakland.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Chicago to Oakland?
Answer: Spirit Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Chicago and Oakland.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Chicago to Oakland?
Answer: Las Vegas, NV

Airlines Flying from Chicago to Oakland (CHI to OAK) Number of flights searched: 233Last modified: Aug 24, 2016 12:50 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Chicago 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 Chicago to Oakland.

Chicago to Oakland
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American PHX X X X X X X X
Alaska SEA X X X X X X X
Delta SLC X X X X X X X
Delta MSP / LAX X X X X X X X
Spirit - X X X X X X X
Spirit LAS X X X X X X X
Southwest - X X X X X X X
Southwest SLC X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Chicago 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 Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Chicago to San Francisco American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $165
Chicago to San Jose American, Alaska, Delta, United $227
Chicago to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $81
Chicago to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $87
Chicago to Sacramento American, Alaska, Delta, United $261
Chicago to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, United $77

Cheap Domestic Flights to Oakland - OAK

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Indianapolis to Oakland American, Alaska, Delta $385
Milwaukee to Oakland American, Alaska, Delta $320
Madison to Oakland American, Alaska, Delta $400
Grand Rapids to Oakland American, Delta $439
Ft Wayne to Oakland American, Alaska, Delta $399
Moline to Oakland American, Alaska, Delta $440
Peoria to Oakland American, Delta $586
South Bend to Oakland Delta Check Dates
Green Bay to Oakland American, Alaska, Delta $447
Toledo to Oakland American $454
Lansing to Oakland American, Delta Check Dates
Bloomington - Normal to Oakland American, Delta $512
Appleton to Oakland Alaska, Delta $912
Kalamazoo to Oakland American, Delta $594
Springfield to Oakland American $482
Champaign to Oakland American Check Dates
Milwaukee to San Francisco American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $244
Indianapolis to San Francisco American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $244
Grand Rapids to San Francisco American, Alaska, Delta, United $349
Madison to San Francisco American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $264
Lansing to San Francisco American, Alaska, Delta, United $401
Moline to San Francisco American, Alaska, Delta, United $336
Bloomington - Normal to San Francisco American, Delta $344
South Bend to San Francisco Delta, United $344
Cheap Flights from Chicago to Oakland, CA, United States, from $175 Round trip from CHI to OAK