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Flights from Oakland to San Francisco, United States Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 2:11 AM

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Oakland to San Francisco Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 2:11 AM

We've scanned 20,789,023,501 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Oakland to San Francisco. American frequently offer the best deals on Oakland to San Francisco flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
OAKSFO
Fri 10/28
2 stops
SFOOAK
Thu 11/3
2 stops
$297
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How Much is a Flight from Oakland to San Francisco?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Oakland to San Francisco, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $357.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Oakland to San Francisco?

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 Oakland to San Francisco 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 Oakland to San Francisco?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $0
7-14 days $0 $390
14-21 days $0 $398
21-30 days $0 $306
30-60 days $0 $297
60-90 days $0 $0
90+ days $0 $301

Cheapest Day To Fly from Oakland to San Francisco

We've examined 20,795,316,600 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Oakland to San Francisco is Friday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$306 $390 $297 $432

Compare Flight Prices from Oakland to San Francisco 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 Oakland to San Francisco flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Oakland San Francisco American 10/28/16 11/3/16 2 $297
December Oakland San Francisco American 12/28/16 1/5/17 1 $480
January Oakland San Francisco American 1/26/17 2/11/17 2 $301
February Oakland San Francisco American 2/18/17 2/25/17 2 $414

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Oakland to San Francisco

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$390
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$390
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$390
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$390

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Oakland to San Francisco

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 Oakland to San Francisco is $297.

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

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Oakland to San Francisco

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 San Francisco. 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 San Francisco is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Oakland to San Francisco is $297.

Oakland to San Francisco Flight Questions

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

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Oakland to San Francisco?
Answer: Phoenix, AZ

Airlines in Oakland flying to San Francisco Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 2:11 AMNumber of routes searched: 28Number of itineraries searched: 3,146

Wondering which airlines fly out of Oakland to San Francisco? We've gathered the average price of Oakland airlines with flights to San Francisco. 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.

Oakland to San Francisco
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Alaska SEA
Alaska PDX
American PHX
American PHX / LAX
Alaska SEA / PDX
Hawaiian OGG / HNL
American PHX / PDX
Alaska PDX / SEA
American PDX / LAX
American PDX / PHX
Hawaiian OGG
Alaska HNL
JetBlue LGB
Hawaiian HNL / OGG

Oakland to San Francisco Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Oakland and San Francisco. 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 Oakland - OAK

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Oakland to Los Angeles Boutique, Delta, Spirit $90
Flights from Oakland to San Jose American, Delta $340
Flights from Oakland to Las Vegas JetBlue, Delta, Spirit $81

Cheap Domestic Flights to San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Reno to San Francisco United $318
Flights from Sacramento to San Francisco United $290
Flights from Fresno to San Francisco United $300
Flights from San Luis Obispo to San Francisco United $235
Flights from Chico to San FranciscoCheck Dates
Flights from Redding to San Francisco United $211
Flights from Modesto to San FranciscoCheck Dates
Flights from Monterey to San Francisco United $326
Flights from Santa Rosa to San Francisco American, Alaska $745
Flights from San Jose to San FranciscoCheck Dates
Flights from San Francisco to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, United, Virgin America $117
Flights from San Francisco to OaklandCheck Dates
Flights from Reno to OaklandCheck Dates
Flights from Sacramento to Oakland American $412
Flights from Fresno to OaklandCheck Dates
Flights from San Francisco to Las Vegas American, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $86
Flights from San Francisco to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $267
Flights from Reno to San Jose American, Alaska $162
Flights from San Francisco to San JoseCheck Dates
Flights from San Francisco to Sacramento United $290
Flights from Sacramento to San Jose American, Alaska, Delta, United $321
Flights from San Jose to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta $132
Flights from Sacramento to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, United $173
Flights from San Francisco to Santa Rosa American, Alaska $352
Flights from Fresno to San JoseCheck Dates
Flights from San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $117
Flights from San Francisco to San Diego American, Alaska, Delta, Virgin America $137
Cheap Flights from Oakland to San Francisco