Cheap flights from New York to Oakland (NYC - OAK)

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The best prices from New York to Oakland are usually found in August or July, booked 30 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
New York (NYC) to Oakland (OAK)

All the information you need to plan the best NYC to OAK flight in 2022: compare New York to Oakland flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Oakland.
NYC - OAK
Price
$117 - $507
OAK
Temperature
51.8 - 66.2 °F
OAK
Rainfall
0 - 4.8 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 41% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 61% potential price drop

Average price

$303

Average for round-trip flights in May 2022

Round-trip from

$117

From New York (NYC) to Oakland

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from New York to Oakland, California?

To save on the cost of your flight from New York to Oakland, California, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 99% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $416 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $638.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New York to Oakland, California (NYC - OAK)?

It’s typically best to fly out from New York to Oakland, California in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 26% on the flight price compared to flying at noon, which is usually more expensive.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from New York to Oakland, California?

Monday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 39%.

Cheap flights from New York to Oakland in May, June 2022

The best prices found for NYC to OAK flights for May, June
14 Jun - 12 Oct
$253pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
11 Jun - 14 Oct
$260pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
11 Jun - 13 Oct
$280pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark

New York to Oakland 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Oakland from New York found for this year
24 Aug - 31 Aug
$138pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
24 Aug - 30 Aug
$139pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
28 Sep - 12 Oct
$141pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark

Non-stop flights to Oakland from New York

Save time with New York to Oakland direct flight deals
24 Aug - 31 Aug
$138pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
24 Aug - 30 Aug
$139pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
28 Sep - 12 Oct
$141pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark

Last minute flights from New York to Oakland

Late deals on round-trip flights to Oakland from New York, departing today and this week
28 May - 7 Jun
$341pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
29 May - 13 Aug
$342pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
29 May - 14 Jun
$346pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

One-way flights to Oakland from New York

The cheapest one-way flights from New York to Oakland
4:55 pm - 6:35 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
16h 40m
EWR - OAK
Multiple Airlines
$144
Kiwi.com
1:08 pm - 8:14 pm
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
10h 06m
EWR - OAK
Spirit Airlines
$155
JustFly

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Flight FAQs

From New York to Oakland

What airport do you fly into for flights to Oakland from New York?

Oakland (OAK) is the airport you will fly into if you book a flight from New York to Oakland. You should not have trouble finding flights to Oakland from New York; the airport handles an average of 0 inbound flights from New York per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 6 airlines have flights to the Oakland airport from New York. It is only a 7.0 mi journey from Oakland (OAK) to Oakland’s city center.

Which airlines flying from New York to Oakland have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Spirit Airlines, Delta, and Alaska Airlines flying from New York to Oakland have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from New York to Oakland, California for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York to Oakland, California for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $138, but on average you can expect to pay $158.

Are there nonstop flights from New York to Oakland, California for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New York to Oakland, California under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from New York to Oakland, California is less than $158.

Are there last-minute flights available from New York to Oakland, California for under $400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New York to Oakland, California within the next 7 days for less than $400.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from New York to Oakland, California round-trip?

Currently priced at $138, Spirit Airlines will fly you from New York to Oakland, California and back. In addition to Spirit Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Users have found that Spirit Airlines is 53% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the most popular routes from New York to Oakland, California?

The most popular route from New York to Oakland, California is New York John F Kennedy Intl - Oakland. You may also consider Newark - Oakland or New York LaGuardia - Oakland.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from New York to Oakland, California?

When booking a flight from New York to Oakland, California, you may want to consider flying on American Airlines, Alaska Airlines or JetBlue as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from New York to Oakland, California?

Looking for the cheapest flight from New York to Oakland, California? While on average our users pay $589, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $127. The most popular route (New York John F Kennedy Intl - Oakland), is priced around $312.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Oakland, CA

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Oakland from New York?

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

Most visitors from New York need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Oakland.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New York must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Oakland.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New York are not required to quarantine after entering Oakland.

Do I need a test to fly back to New York from Oakland?

Returning to New York from Oakland

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Oakland must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to New York.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Oakland are not required to quarantine after entering New York.

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Alternative routes for New York 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 New York to Oakland.
Flight duration from New York to OAK
5h 45m
Average temperature for May in Oakland
69.8 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Oakland
0.6 ″

Airports servicing New York

Newark (EWR)
LaGuardia (LGA)
New York Skyports SPB (NYS)

Airports servicing Oakland

Top 5 airlines flying from New York to Oakland

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from New York 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
United Airlines
$102 $339 No cancel fee 69%
Alaska Airlines
$125 $367 No cancel fee 75%
Spirit Airlines
$131 $326 No cancel fee 65%
JetBlue
$133 $322 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$178 $476 No cancel fee N/A
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