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Flights from Oakland to Seattle, United States Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:03 AM

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Oakland to Seattle Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:03 AM

We've scanned 23,629,223,180 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Oakland to Seattle. Alaska & American frequently offer the best deals on Oakland to Seattle flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Alaska
OAKSEA
Tue 10/25
nonstop
SEAOAK
Tue 11/1
nonstop
$176
Select
American
OAKSEA
Sun 10/16
nonstop
SEAOAK
Tue 10/18
nonstop
$186
Select
American
OAKSEA
Mon 10/17
nonstop
SEAOAK
Tue 10/18
nonstop
$186
Select
American
OAKSEA
Tue 10/18
nonstop
SEAOAK
Sat 10/22
nonstop
$186
Select
American
OAKSEA
Tue 10/18
nonstop
SEAOAK
Tue 10/25
nonstop
$186
Select
American
OAKSEA
Thu 10/20
nonstop
SEAOAK
Sat 10/22
nonstop
$186
Select

How Much is a Flight from Oakland to Seattle?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Oakland to Seattle, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $181.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Oakland to Seattle?

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 Seattle 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 Seattle?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $279 $287
7-14 days $183 $196
14-21 days $177 $190
21-30 days $176 $180
30-60 days $176 $180
60-90 days $189 $193
90+ days $189 $193

Cheapest Day To Fly from Oakland to Seattle

We've examined 23,636,053,052 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Oakland to Seattle is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$182 $176 $177 $182 $182 $182 $182

Compare Flight Prices from Oakland to Seattle 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 Seattle flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Oakland Seattle Alaska 9/26/16 10/2/16 1 $358
October Oakland Seattle Alaska 10/25/16 11/1/16 0 $176
November Oakland Seattle Alaska 11/1/16 11/5/16 0 $183
December Oakland Seattle Alaska 12/3/16 12/6/16 0 $189
January Oakland Seattle Alaska 1/4/17 1/7/17 0 $189
February Oakland Seattle Alaska 2/11/17 2/17/17 0 $192
March Oakland Seattle American 3/9/17 3/17/17 0 $195
April Oakland Seattle Alaska 4/11/17 4/16/17 0 $192

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Oakland to Seattle

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$343
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$343 $183
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$183 $182
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$182 $182
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$182 $182
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$182

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Oakland to Seattle

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 Seattle is $194.

The average price for direct flights from Oakland to Seattle is $181.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Oakland to Seattle - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Alaska 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 06:00 18:55
Southwest 7 7 7 7 7 5 7 06:25 19:20

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Oakland to Seattle

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 Seattle. 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 Seattle is $98.

The average price for round trip flights from Oakland to Seattle is $181.

Oakland to Seattle Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Oakland to Seattle?
Answer: The average Oakland to Seattle flight time is an hour and 58 minutes.
Question: How far is Seattle from Oakland?
Answer: The distance from Oakland to Seattle is 671 miles (1,079 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Oakland to Seattle?
Answer: There are 75 direct flights from Oakland to Seattle.
Question: What are the most popular Oakland airlines for direct flights from Oakland to Seattle?
Answer: Southwest Airlines provides 62% of the non-stop flights between Oakland and Seattle.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Oakland to Seattle?
Answer: Los Angeles, CA

Airlines in Oakland flying to Seattle Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:03 AMNumber of routes searched: 99Number of itineraries searched: 191,759

Wondering which airlines fly out of Oakland to Seattle? We've gathered the average price of Oakland airlines with flights to Seattle. 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 Seattle
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
Alaska PDX
American PHX
JetBlue LGB
American LAX
Alaska RNO
American ORD
Alaska BOI
Delta LAS
United DEN
American DFW
Alaska PSP
Alaska SLC
Hawaiian HNL

Oakland to Seattle Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Oakland and Seattle. 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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