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Cheap Flights from Oakland to Los Angeles, CA, United States - OAK to LAX

Popular flights from Oakland to Los Angeles

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.

American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 11, 2016 Jun 14, 2016 $132
Boutique Air
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
May 9, 2016 May 10, 2016 $125
May 9, 2016 May 16, 2016 $125
May 14, 2016 May 16, 2016 $125
May 14, 2016 May 17, 2016 $125
May 14, 2016 May 25, 2016 $125
Spirit Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
May 17, 2016 May 21, 2016 $81
May 17, 2016 May 24, 2016 $81
May 18, 2016 May 25, 2016 $81
May 21, 2016 May 25, 2016 $81
May 21, 2016 May 24, 2016 $81
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 11, 2016 Jun 14, 2016 $132

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

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Oakland to Los Angeles, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $92.

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

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

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $197 $245
7-14 days $99 $125
14-21 days $81 $125
21-30 days $81 $125
30-60 days $81 $125
60-90 days $167 $240
90+ days $157 $162

Cheapest Day To Fly from Oakland to Los Angeles

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$99 $81 $81 $99 $104 $81 $99

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Oakland to Los Angeles

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May Oakland Los Angeles Spirit 5/17/16 5/21/16 0 $81
June Oakland Los Angeles Spirit 6/1/16 6/7/16 0 $81
July Oakland Los Angeles Spirit 7/6/16 7/12/16 0 $167
August Oakland Los Angeles Spirit 8/16/16 8/25/16 0 $157
September Oakland Los Angeles Spirit 9/1/16 9/4/16 0 $157
October Oakland Los Angeles Spirit 10/1/16 10/4/16 0 $157
November Oakland Los Angeles Spirit 11/3/16 11/6/16 0 $157
December Oakland Los Angeles American 12/23/16 12/31/16 1 $271

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

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 Oakland to Los Angeles.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
$197
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
$197 $119
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
$119 $81
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
$81 $101
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$101 $117
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$117

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

Your Oakland to Los Angeles 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 Oakland to Los Angeles is $185.

The average price for non-stop flights from Oakland to Los Angeles is $118.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Oakland to Los Angeles
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Delta 5 5 5 5 5 4 4 05:36 20:26
Spirit 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 07:59 21:09

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Oakland to Los Angeles (OAK to LAX)

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 Oakland to Los Angeles. 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 Oakland to Los Angeles is $59.

The average price for round trip flights from Oakland to Los Angeles is $120.

Oakland to Los Angeles Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Oakland to Los Angeles?
Answer: The average Oakland to Los Angeles flight time is an hour and 24 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Oakland and Los Angeles?
Answer: The distance from Oakland to Los Angeles is 337 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Oakland to Los Angeles?
Answer: There are 47 direct flights from Oakland to Los Angeles.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Oakland to Los Angeles?
Answer: Delta Air Lines provides 70% of the non-stop flights between Oakland and Los Angeles.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Oakland to Los Angeles?
Answer: Phoenix, AZ

Airlines Flying from Oakland to Los Angeles (OAK to LAX)

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

Oakland to Los Angeles
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Boutique MCE X X 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
Southwest - X X X X X X X
Southwest LAS X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Oakland and Los Angeles, 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 Oakland - OAK

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Oakland to Long Beach American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $103
Oakland to BurbankCheck Dates
Oakland to Santa Ana American, Alaska $145

Cheap Domestic Flights to Los Angeles - LAX

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Francisco to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United, Virgin America $119
San Jose to Los Angeles American, Alaska $135
Sacramento to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United $151
Reno to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United $167
Fresno to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United $272
Santa Rosa to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Allegiant $177
Monterey to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United $123
San Luis Obispo to Los Angeles United $130
Redding to Los Angeles Alaska, United $304
Chico to Los AngelesCheck Dates
Modesto to Los AngelesCheck Dates
San Francisco to Long Beach American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $103
San Francisco to Burbank American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $135
San Francisco to Santa Ana Alaska, United $135
Sacramento to Long Beach American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $139
Sacramento to Burbank United $210
San Jose to Burbank United $741
San Jose to Long Beach American $250
San Francisco to Las Vegas American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Hawaiian, United, Virgin America $66
San Francisco to Ontario American, Alaska, United $135
San Francisco to San Diego American, Alaska, United, Virgin America $150
Reno to Burbank American, Alaska, United $222
Reno to Long Beach American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $274
San Jose to Santa Ana American, Alaska $135
Sacramento to Santa Ana American, Alaska, United $151
Fresno to Long Beach United Check Dates
Sacramento to Ontario American, Alaska, United $185
Cheap Flights from Oakland to Los Angeles, CA, United States, from $81 Round trip from OAK to LAX