Cheap flights from Boston to Oakland (BOS - OAK)

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The best prices from Boston to Oakland are usually found in August or July, booked 26 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Saturday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Boston (BOS) to Oakland (OAK)

All the information you need to plan the best BOS to OAK flight in 2021: compare Boston to Oakland flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Oakland.
BOS - OAK
Price
$144 - $477
OAK
Temperature
59 - 77 °F
OAK
Rainfall
0 - 4.7 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 34% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 54% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$144

From Boston to Oakland

One-way from

$121

One-way flight from Boston to Oakland

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Boston to Oakland?

Travelers have found that booking a Wednesday departure is the best way to save up to 48% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Boston to Oakland?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 35 days in advance, which can save you up to 7% on flights from Boston to Oakland compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 35 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $99. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $105.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Boston to Oakland?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in June. For low rates, August can be a great choice for travel to Oakland. Flights to Oakland from Boston in August are about $108 on average during August, but can be found for as low as $48.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Boston to Oakland (BOS - OAK)?

Unlike in the afternoon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 28% on flights from Boston to Oakland by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

Cheap flights from Boston to Oakland in May, June 2021

The best prices found for BOS to OAK flights for May, June
15 Jun - 13 Jul
$200pp
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
21 May - 24 May
$217pp
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
Spirit Airlines
     
3 STOPS
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
21 May - 24 May
$240pp
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BOS
Boston Logan Intl

Boston to Oakland 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Oakland from Boston found for this year
15 Jun - 13 Jul
$200pp
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
21 May - 24 May
$217pp
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
Spirit Airlines
     
3 STOPS
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
13 Jul - 21 Jul
$220pp
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BOS
Boston Logan Intl

Last minute flights from Boston to Oakland

Late deals on round-trip flights to Oakland from Boston, departing today and this week
16 May - 19 May
$252pp
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
Spirit Airlines
     
3 STOPS
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
11 May - 17 May
$256pp
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
12 May - 17 May
$257pp
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BOS
Boston Logan Intl

One-way flights to Oakland from Boston

The cheapest one-way flights from Boston to Oakland
8:24 am - 8:23 am
Frontier
2 Stops
26h 59m
BOS - OAK
Frontier
$121
Kiwi.com
1:20 am - 4:39 am
Spirit Airlines
2 Stops
30h 19m
BOS - OAK
Spirit Airlines
$135
Gotogate
4:19 pm - 2:24 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
49h 05m
BOS - OAK
Multiple Airlines
$136
Kiwi.com

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Flight FAQs

From Boston to Oakland

Are flight prices decreasing from Boston to Oakland due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Boston and Oakland for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Boston Logan Intl to Oakland to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Alaska Airlines and Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. New policies for travelers booking flights from Boston Logan Intl to Oakland include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Boston Logan Intl to Oakland have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Boston Logan Intl to Oakland have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Spirit Airlines, JetBlue, and Delta are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Spirit Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Boston to Oakland for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Boston to Oakland for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $200, but on average you can expect to pay $235.

Are there nonstop flights from Boston to Oakland for under $200 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Boston to Oakland, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from Boston to Oakland for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Boston to Oakland within the next 7 days for less than $300.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 318 users have taken a look at flights from Boston Logan Intl to Oakland.

Does it rain more in Boston or Oakland?

Expected rainfall in Boston is less than in Oakland. You can expect this to be the case over the next 16 days.

Is Boston weather warmer or cooler than Oakland?

With an average temperature of 84 °F, peak weather can be found in July. As a traveler, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Oakland are colder than in Boston.

How long is the flight from Boston to Oakland?

Spirit Airlines can get you from Boston to Oakland in just under 8h 12m. Your travel time can differ by up to .

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Boston to Oakland round-trip?

Currently priced at $217, Spirit Airlines will fly you from Boston to Oakland and back. In addition to Spirit Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. You may be able to fly from Boston to Oakland for 30% less than the average price by searching for this airline.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Boston to Oakland one-way?

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Boston to Oakland are Spirit Airlines ($99) and Frontier ($121).

Alternative routes for Boston to Oakland

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Oakland

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Boston to Oakland.
Average temperature for May in Oakland
69.8 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Oakland
0.6 ″

Airports servicing Boston

Airports servicing Oakland

Top 6 airlines flying from Boston to Oakland

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Boston to Oakland choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Alaska Airlines
$128 $273 No cancel fee 75%
Spirit Airlines
$134 $305 No cancel fee 65%
United Airlines
$128 $345 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$140 $361 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$142 $406 No cancel fee 71%
JetBlue
$154 $416 No cancel fee 62%
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