Cheap flights from Detroit to Oakland (DTW - OAK)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Detroit (DTW) to Oakland (OAK)

All the information you need to plan the best DTW to OAK flight in 2021: compare Detroit to Oakland flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Oakland.
DTW - OAK
Price
$133 - $283
OAK
Temperature
51.8 - 66.2 °F
OAK
Precipitation
0 - 4.8 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 29% potential price rise

Cheapest in

June

Best time to find cheap flights, 34% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$133

From Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Oakland

One-way from

$107

One-way flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County 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 month to fly from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Oakland, California?

Flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Oakland, California lean towards being more expensive in November. Prices are generally better when you fly from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Oakland, California in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $177.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Oakland, California?

To save on the cost of your flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Oakland, California, book at least 32 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 55% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $482 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $660.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Oakland, California (DTW - OAK)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Oakland, California as you normally would.

Cheap flights from Detroit to Oakland in November, December 2021

The best prices found for DTW to OAK flights for November, December
11 Dec - 15 Dec
$120pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Frontier
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
15 Dec - 12 Jan
$124pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
7 Dec - 8 Dec
$130pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Frontier
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Oakland 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Oakland from Detroit found for next year
11 Dec - 15 Dec
$120pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Frontier
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
15 Dec - 12 Jan
$124pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
7 Dec - 8 Dec
$130pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Frontier
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Non-stop flights to Oakland from Detroit

Save time with Detroit to Oakland direct flight deals
18 May - 22 May
$331pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
20 Apr - 24 Apr
$364pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Non-Stop
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Delta
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Last minute flights from Detroit to Oakland

Late deals on round-trip flights to Oakland from Detroit, departing today and this week
7 Dec - 8 Dec
$130pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Frontier
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
6 Dec - 15 Dec
$148pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
7 Dec - 8 Dec
$161pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

One-way flights to Oakland from Detroit

The cheapest one-way flights from Detroit to Oakland
11:15 am - 2:20 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
30h 05m
DTW - OAK
Multiple Airlines
$107
Kiwi.com
7:30 am - 4:37 pm
Spirit Airlines
2 Stops
36h 07m
DTW - OAK
Spirit Airlines
$114
Gotogate
3:17 am - 2:43 am
Frontier
1 Stop
26h 26m
DTW - OAK
Frontier
$115
Kiwi.com

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Flight FAQs

From Detroit to Oakland

Which airlines flying from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Oakland have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Oakland have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Spirit Airlines, Delta, and American Airlines 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 Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Oakland, California for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Oakland, California for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $116, but on average you can expect to pay $139.

Are there nonstop flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Oakland, California for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 2 direct flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Oakland, California under $400. A good price for a nonstop flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Oakland, California is less than $347.

Are there last-minute flights available from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Oakland, California for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Oakland, California within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Oakland, California round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Oakland, California round-trip from $116. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is Spirit Airlines. These flights start at 42% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Oakland, California?

When booking a flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Oakland, California, you may want to consider flying on American Airlines, Delta or Spirit Airlines as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Oakland, California?

The cheapest flight price from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Oakland, California is $48. On average you can expect to pay $112. The most popular route, (Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County - Oakland), can usually be booked for $119.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Oakland, CA

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Oakland from Detroit?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Oakland within the United States

Most visitors from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Oakland.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Oakland.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County are not required to quarantine after entering Oakland.

Do I need a test to fly back to Detroit from Oakland?

Returning to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County from Oakland

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Oakland must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Oakland are not required to quarantine after entering Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County.

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Alternative routes for Detroit 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 Detroit to Oakland.
Average temperature for November in Oakland
64.4 °F
Avg rainfall for November in Oakland
1.7 ″

Airports servicing Detroit

Airports servicing Oakland

Top 4 airlines flying from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Oakland

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Detroit 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
American Airlines
$127 $284 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$132 $391 No cancel fee N/A
Spirit Airlines
$141 $265 No cancel fee 65%
United Airlines
$208 $365 No cancel fee 69%

Hourly flight availability from Detroit to Oakland

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