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Cheap Flights from Los Angeles to Oakland, CA, United States - LAX to OAK Last modified: May 29, 2016 1:17 AM

Popular flights from Los Angeles to Oakland Last modified: May 29, 2016 1:17 AM

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Alaska Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 15, 2016 Jun 22, 2016 $132
Boutique Air
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 8, 2016 Jun 15, 2016 $123
Jun 27, 2016 Jun 29, 2016 $123
Spirit Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 18, 2016 Jun 20, 2016 $81
Jun 21, 2016 Jun 22, 2016 $81
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 23, 2016 Aug 30, 2016 $132
Aug 24, 2016 Aug 31, 2016 $132
Aug 30, 2016 Sep 6, 2016 $132

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Los Angeles to Oakland (LAX to OAK)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Los Angeles to Oakland, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $95.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Los Angeles to Oakland (LAX to OAK)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles to Oakland

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $177 $192
7-14 days $129 $123
14-21 days $81 $125
21-30 days $81 $123
30-60 days $121 $217
60-90 days $132 $220
90+ days $132 $184

Cheapest Day To Fly from Los Angeles to Oakland

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$99 $81 $86 $91 $114 $81 $109

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Los Angeles to Oakland

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May Los Angeles Oakland Spirit 5/30/16 6/8/16 0 $233
June Los Angeles Oakland Spirit 6/18/16 6/20/16 0 $81
July Los Angeles Oakland Spirit 7/13/16 7/20/16 0 $134
August Los Angeles Oakland United 8/23/16 8/30/16 0 $132
September Los Angeles Oakland United 9/27/16 10/8/16 0 $132
October Los Angeles Oakland Spirit 10/26/16 10/29/16 0 $137
November Los Angeles Oakland Spirit 11/9/16 11/13/16 0 $157
December Los Angeles Oakland Spirit 12/1/16 12/10/16 0 $160

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$177
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$177 $177
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$177 $81
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$81 $91
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$91 $172
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$172

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Los Angeles to Oakland (LAX to OAK)

Your Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles to Oakland is $253.

The average price for non-stop flights from Los Angeles to Oakland is $134.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Los Angeles to Oakland
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Delta 4 4 4 4 5 4 4 08:00 20:25
Spirit 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 06:00 19:13

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Los Angeles to Oakland (LAX 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 Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles to Oakland is $58.

The average price for round trip flights from Los Angeles to Oakland is $131.

Los Angeles to Oakland Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Los Angeles to Oakland?
Answer: The average Los Angeles to Oakland flight time is an hour and 20 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Los Angeles and Oakland?
Answer: The distance from Los Angeles to Oakland is 337 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Los Angeles to Oakland?
Answer: There are 42 direct flights from Los Angeles to Oakland.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Los Angeles to Oakland?
Answer: Delta Air Lines provides 66% of the non-stop flights between Los Angeles and Oakland.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Los Angeles to Oakland?
Answer: Las Vegas, NV

Airlines Flying from Los Angeles to Oakland (LAX to OAK) Number of flights searched: 115Last modified: May 29, 2016 1:17 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles to Oakland.

Los Angeles to Oakland
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Boutique MCE X X X X X
American PHX X X X X X X X
Delta - X X X X X X X
Delta SLC 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 PHX X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles - LAX

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Los Angeles to San Francisco American, Alaska, United, Virgin America $129
Los Angeles to San Jose American, Alaska, United $131
Los Angeles to Las Vegas American, Spirit, United, Virgin America $71
Los Angeles to Sacramento American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $134
Los Angeles to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $297

Cheap International Flights to Oakland - OAK

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Tijuana to Oakland American, AeroMexico, Alaska, United, Volaris $877
Tijuana to San Francisco American, AeroMexico, Alaska, United, Virgin America $448
Cheap Flights from Los Angeles to Oakland, CA, United States, from $81 Round trip from LAX to OAK