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 Thursday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

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 2021: 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
Precipitation
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

Round-trip from

HK$117

From New York All airports (NYC) to Oakland

One-way from

$33

One-way flight from New York All airports (NYC) 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 New York to Oakland, California?

Wednesday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 38%.

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 31% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from New York to Oakland in September, October 2021

The best prices found for NYC to OAK flights for September, October
19 Oct - 23 Oct
$76pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
18 Oct - 17 Nov
$80pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
26 Oct - 30 Oct
$85pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

New York to Oakland 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Oakland from New York found for this year
11 Dec - 15 Dec
$69pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
19 Oct - 23 Oct
$76pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
1 Dec - 4 Dec
$77pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
 
1 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
5 Oct - 19 Oct
$101pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
5 Oct - 19 Oct
$114pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
5 Oct - 11 Oct
$118pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
     
3 STOPS
EWR
Newark

One-way flights to Oakland from New York

The cheapest one-way flights from New York to Oakland
4:15 pm - 3:28 am
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
14h 13m
EWR - OAK
Spirit Airlines
$33
mytrip.com
2:00 am - 7:34 am
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
8h 34m
EWR - OAK
Spirit Airlines
$37
FareScan
4:15 pm - 3:28 am
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
14h 13m
EWR - OAK
Spirit Airlines
$38
mytrip.com

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Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">New York</span> to <span class="emphasized">Oakland</span> flights.

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 JetBlue, Spirit Airlines, and American Airlines flying from New York to Oakland have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Are flight prices decreasing from New York to Oakland, California 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 New York and Oakland, California 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.

Can I find flights from New York to Oakland, California for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York to Oakland, California for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $76, but on average you can expect to pay $97.

Are there last-minute flights available from New York to Oakland, California for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New York to Oakland, California within the next 7 days for less than $200.

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

Currently priced at $76, 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 74% 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 Newark - Oakland. You may also consider New York John F Kennedy Intl - Oakland or New York LaGuardia - Oakland.

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 $472, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $136. The most popular route (Newark - Oakland), is priced around $76.

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.

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 72 hours 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 72 hours 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.
Average temperature for September in Oakland
77.0 °F
Avg rainfall for September in Oakland
0.1 ″

Airports servicing New York

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

Airports servicing Oakland

Top 6 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
JetBlue
$108 $345 No cancel fee 62%
Alaska Airlines
$118 $296 No cancel fee 75%
Spirit Airlines
$122 $369 No cancel fee 65%
United Airlines
$122 $315 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$123 $456 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$127 $347 No cancel fee N/A
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