Cheap flights from Richmond to Oakland (RIC - OAK) from $138

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 4/19. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
RIC — OAK
Feb 27 — Mar 51

The best prices from Richmond Byrd Intl to Oakland are usually found in March or February, booked 23 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Thursday

Cheap flight deals from Richmond to Oakland

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Richmond (RIC) to Oakland (OAK). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated February 22, 2024.

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Round-trip from

$268

One-way from

$230
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From Richmond Byrd Intl to Oakland
One-way flight from Richmond Byrd Intl to Oakland

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Richmond, Virginia to Oakland, California?

Users have found that flying from Richmond, Virginia to Oakland, California on a Friday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Richmond, Virginia to Oakland, California?

Users have found that booking a flight from Richmond, Virginia to Oakland, California at least 55 days early can save you up to 191% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 55 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Richmond, Virginia to Oakland, California for as little as $342 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $409 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Richmond, Virginia to Oakland, California?

Flights from Richmond, Virginia to Oakland, California lean towards being more expensive in June. Prices are generally better when you fly from Richmond, Virginia to Oakland, California in February, with the cheapest ticket starting at $213.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Richmond, Virginia to Oakland, California (RIC - OAK)?

It’s optimal to fly from Richmond, Virginia to Oakland, California at noon. By choosing this option you can save up to 41% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap Delta flights from Richmond to Oakland

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Delta for the route between Richmond and Oakland. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,442,422 searches. Data last updated February 22, 2024.
Consider these cheap Delta flights we've found departing from Richmond to Oakland. Deals update often to give you more flight options matching your criteria
Tue 8/133:20 pmRIC - OAK
1 stop9h 15mDelta
Sat 8/1710:45 pmOAK - RIC
1 stop7h 13mDelta
Deal found 2/21$296
Tue 4/308:00 amRIC - OAK
2 stops12h 11mDelta
Wed 5/111:55 amOAK - RIC
2 stops9h 00mDelta
Deal found 2/21$306
Tue 5/75:40 amRIC - OAK
2 stops18h 54mDelta
Wed 5/87:00 amOAK - RIC
2 stops12h 29mDelta
Deal found 2/20$401
Tue 8/135:00 pmRIC - OAK
2 stops9h 54mDelta
Sat 8/1710:45 pmOAK - RIC
1 stop7h 13mDelta
Deal found 2/21$452
Tue 8/135:00 pmRIC - OAK
2 stops9h 54mDelta
Sat 8/1710:45 pmOAK - RIC
2 stops10h 19mDelta
Deal found 2/21$1,658

Cheap Spirit Airlines flights from Richmond to Oakland

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Spirit Airlines for the route between Richmond and Oakland. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,442,422 searches. Data last updated February 22, 2024.
Take a gander at the lowest prices we've found on Spirit Airlines flights from Richmond to Oakland. Deals are refreshing constantly so come back soon for more options.
Sat 5/46:14 amRIC - OAK
1 stop16h 09mSpirit Airlines
Sat 5/116:25 pmOAK - RIC
1 stop8h 07mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$208
Thu 3/712:28 pmRIC - OAK
2 stops37h 29mSpirit Airlines
Fri 3/155:15 amOAK - RIC
1 stop20h 51mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$271
Thu 3/712:28 pmRIC - OAK
3 stops34h 28mSpirit Airlines
Fri 3/156:00 amOAK - RIC
3 stops24h 44mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$335
Thu 3/712:28 pmRIC - OAK
3 stops34h 28mSpirit Airlines
Fri 3/151:28 pmOAK - RIC
1 stop12h 38mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$347
Thu 3/712:28 pmRIC - OAK
3 stops34h 28mSpirit Airlines
Fri 3/156:00 amOAK - RIC
2 stops20h 06mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$362
Wed 5/226:22 amRIC - OAK
1 stop11h 28mSpirit Airlines
Thu 5/303:40 pmOAK - RIC
1 stop10h 52mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$376
Fri 3/2210:07 amRIC - OAK
2 stops38h 06mSpirit Airlines
Tue 3/2610:22 pmOAK - RIC
2 stops17h 46mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$442
Thu 5/306:22 amRIC - OAK
1 stop11h 28mSpirit Airlines
Tue 6/41:07 pmOAK - RIC
1 stop13h 25mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$554
Wed 6/56:22 amRIC - OAK
1 stop11h 30mSpirit Airlines
Mon 6/106:25 pmOAK - RIC
1 stop8h 06mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$951

Cheap Richmond to Oakland flights in February & March 2024

Find cheap flight options from Richmond to Oakland specifically for the months of February and March 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,442,422 searches. Prices were last updated on February 22, 2024.
These are some of the best deals we've found on flights to Oakland in 2024 at this time. For more flight deals, be sure to check back very soon.
Thu 3/712:28 pmRIC - OAK
2 stops37h 29mSpirit Airlines
Fri 3/155:15 amOAK - RIC
1 stop20h 51mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$271
Fri 3/221:08 pmRIC - OAK
2 stops36h 07mMultiple Airlines
Tue 3/265:15 amOAK - RIC
1 stop11h 43mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/21$323
Thu 3/712:28 pmRIC - OAK
3 stops34h 28mSpirit Airlines
Fri 3/156:00 amOAK - RIC
3 stops24h 44mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$335
Thu 3/712:28 pmRIC - OAK
3 stops34h 28mSpirit Airlines
Fri 3/151:28 pmOAK - RIC
1 stop12h 38mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$347
Fri 3/226:20 amRIC - OAK
1 stop19h 57mMultiple Airlines
Tue 3/265:15 amOAK - RIC
1 stop11h 43mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/21$353
Thu 2/299:27 amRIC - OAK
1 stop17h 51mMultiple Airlines
Mon 3/48:50 pmOAK - RIC
2 stops31h 48mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/22$435
Fri 3/2210:07 amRIC - OAK
2 stops38h 06mSpirit Airlines
Tue 3/2610:22 pmOAK - RIC
2 stops17h 46mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$442
Thu 2/299:16 pmRIC - OAK
2 stops26h 51mMultiple Airlines
Mon 3/48:50 pmOAK - RIC
2 stops21h 16mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/22$505
Thu 3/79:27 amRIC - OAK
1 stop30h 03mMultiple Airlines
Fri 3/155:15 amOAK - RIC
1 stop20h 51mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/20$512

Richmond to Oakland 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Richmond and Oakland in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,442,422 searches. Data last updated February 22, 2024.
These are some of the best deals we've found on flights to Oakland in 2024 at this time. For more flight deals, be sure to check back very soon.
Sat 5/46:14 amRIC - OAK
1 stop16h 09mSpirit Airlines
Sat 5/116:25 pmOAK - RIC
1 stop8h 07mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$208
Thu 3/712:28 pmRIC - OAK
2 stops37h 29mSpirit Airlines
Fri 3/155:15 amOAK - RIC
1 stop20h 51mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$271
Fri 12/64:00 pmRIC - OAK
1 stop8h 35mDelta
Sun 12/810:45 pmOAK - RIC
1 stop9h 48mDelta
Deal found 2/22$296
Fri 12/64:00 pmRIC - OAK
1 stop8h 35mDelta
Sun 12/810:45 pmOAK - RIC
2 stops14h 51mDelta
Deal found 2/22$301
Tue 4/308:00 amRIC - OAK
2 stops12h 11mDelta
Wed 5/111:55 amOAK - RIC
2 stops9h 00mDelta
Deal found 2/21$306
Fri 3/221:08 pmRIC - OAK
2 stops36h 07mMultiple Airlines
Tue 3/265:15 amOAK - RIC
1 stop11h 43mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/21$323
Thu 3/712:28 pmRIC - OAK
3 stops34h 28mSpirit Airlines
Fri 3/156:00 amOAK - RIC
3 stops24h 44mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$335
Thu 3/712:28 pmRIC - OAK
3 stops34h 28mSpirit Airlines
Fri 3/151:28 pmOAK - RIC
1 stop12h 38mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$347
Fri 12/65:00 pmRIC - OAK
2 stops9h 55mDelta
Sun 12/810:45 pmOAK - RIC
2 stops14h 51mDelta
Deal found 2/22$351

Richmond to Oakland flights leaving soon

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Have a look at some of the last-minute flights available departing from Richmond to Oakland. To prevent any unwanted surprises, users should verify their flight info before booking.
Thu 3/712:28 pmRIC - OAK
2 stops37h 29mSpirit Airlines
Fri 3/155:15 amOAK - RIC
1 stop20h 51mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$271
Thu 3/712:28 pmRIC - OAK
3 stops34h 28mSpirit Airlines
Fri 3/156:00 amOAK - RIC
3 stops24h 44mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$335
Thu 3/712:28 pmRIC - OAK
3 stops34h 28mSpirit Airlines
Fri 3/151:28 pmOAK - RIC
1 stop12h 38mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$347
Thu 3/712:28 pmRIC - OAK
3 stops34h 28mSpirit Airlines
Fri 3/156:00 amOAK - RIC
2 stops20h 06mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$362
Tue 2/2712:04 pmRIC - OAK
2 stops38h 24mMultiple Airlines
Tue 3/55:00 amOAK - RIC
1 stop11h 58mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/20$367
Thu 2/299:27 amRIC - OAK
1 stop17h 51mMultiple Airlines
Mon 3/48:50 pmOAK - RIC
2 stops31h 48mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/22$435
Tue 2/278:56 amRIC - OAK
1 stop17h 32mMultiple Airlines
Tue 3/55:00 amOAK - RIC
1 stop11h 58mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/20$494
Thu 2/299:16 pmRIC - OAK
2 stops26h 51mMultiple Airlines
Mon 3/48:50 pmOAK - RIC
2 stops21h 16mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/22$505
Thu 3/79:27 amRIC - OAK
1 stop30h 03mMultiple Airlines
Fri 3/155:15 amOAK - RIC
1 stop20h 51mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/20$512

One-way flights to Oakland from Richmond

Search for one-way flight options from Richmond to Oakland. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,442,422 searches. Data last updated February 22, 2024.
Users in need of a one-way flight from Richmond to Oakland can choose from these deals. Those needing a return flight from Richmond to Oakland can use the search form above.
Fri 4/196:20 amRIC - OAK
1 stop20h 59mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$138
Thu 4/1812:23 pmRIC - OAK
2 stops21h 29mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$146
Fri 4/196:20 amRIC - OAK
2 stops33h 07mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$149
Fri 4/196:20 pmRIC - OAK
3 stops21h 07mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$167
Thu 4/187:25 pmRIC - OAK
3 stops30h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/20$176
Thu 4/1812:23 pmRIC - OAK
3 stops21h 29mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$183
Wed 2/2810:35 amRIC - OAK
1 stop15h 53mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/22$195
Thu 4/189:27 amRIC - OAK
1 stop12h 26mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/20$230
Thu 4/186:00 amRIC - OAK
2 stops9h 33mDelta
Deal found 2/20$424

Find flights from Richmond to Oakland within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Richmond to Oakland that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,442,422 searches. Data last updated February 22, 2024.

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Richmond Byrd IntlOakland

RIC - OAK

RICOAK

Richmond Byrd Intl

Sat 5/4

1 stop16h 09m

Oakland

Sat 5/11

1 stop8h 07m

$208

Richmond Byrd IntlOakland

RIC - OAK

RICOAK

Richmond Byrd Intl

Thu 3/7

2 stops37h 29m

Oakland

Fri 3/15

1 stop20h 51m

$271

Richmond Byrd IntlOakland

RIC - OAK

RICOAK

Richmond Byrd Intl

Tue 8/13

1 stop9h 15m

Oakland

Sat 8/17

1 stop7h 13m

$296

Richmond Byrd IntlOakland

RIC - OAK

RICOAK

Richmond Byrd Intl

Tue 4/30

2 stops12h 11m

Oakland

Wed 5/1

2 stops9h 00m

$306

Richmond Byrd IntlOakland

RIC - OAK

RICOAK

Richmond Byrd Intl

Fri 3/22

2 stops36h 07m

Oakland

Tue 3/26

1 stop11h 43m

$323

Richmond Byrd IntlOakland

RIC - OAK

RICOAK

Richmond Byrd Intl

Thu 3/7

3 stops34h 28m

Oakland

Fri 3/15

3 stops24h 44m

$335

Richmond Byrd IntlOakland

RIC - OAK

RICOAK

Richmond Byrd Intl

Thu 3/7

3 stops34h 28m

Oakland

Fri 3/15

1 stop12h 38m

$347

Richmond Byrd IntlOakland

RIC - OAK

RICOAK

Richmond Byrd Intl

Fri 3/22

1 stop19h 57m

Oakland

Tue 3/26

1 stop11h 43m

$353

Richmond Byrd IntlOakland

RIC - OAK

RICOAK

Richmond Byrd Intl

Tue 5/7

2 stops18h 54m

Oakland

Wed 5/8

2 stops12h 29m

$401

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When is the best time to book a flight from Richmond, Virginia to Oakland, California?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from Richmond to Oakland. Price data was last updated on January 28, 2024.
The price you pay for your flight from Richmond, Virginia to Oakland, California may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 23 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Richmond, Virginia to Oakland, California?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Richmond to Oakland. Price data was last updated on February 18, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Richmond, Virginia to Oakland, California flight should consider departing on Wednesday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Saturday mornings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Oakland by month

Plan your trip from Richmond to Oakland by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Richmond to Oakland is currently $201 while a round-trip flight costs $316. Price data was last updated on February 18, 2024.

Currently, October is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Richmond, Virginia to Oakland, California (average of $168). Flying from Richmond, Virginia to Oakland, California in June is currently the most expensive (average of $245). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

$201

February

$204

March

$184

April

$211

May

$218

June

$245

July

$218

August

$178

September

$184

October

$168

November

$203

December

$209

Temperature and rainfall in Oakland by month

Plan your trip to Oakland by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

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Temperature

51.8 - 62.6 °F

Reviews of airlines servicing Oakland

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Oakland. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Oakland. Reviews last updated February 22, 2024.
To help decide which airline to fly from Richmond to Oakland, see what other customers have to say about Delta and Spirit Airlines. In addition to providing an overall rating, users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.1
Very good
11,921 reviews

Entertainment

8.1

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.1

Food

7.5

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

I found the staff at the Richmond airport to be very rude (mainly TSA), but the Delta Crew was fantastic. I boarded just in time, had room for my luggage, a comfortable seat, friendly travel companions, tasty snacks and a very smooth flight with great entertainment and free wifi while onboard!

8.1
Very good
11,921 reviews
8.1
Very good
11,921 reviews

Entertainment

8.1

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.1

Food

7.5

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

I found the staff at the Richmond airport to be very rude (mainly TSA), but the Delta Crew was fantastic. I boarded just in time, had room for my luggage, a comfortable seat, friendly travel companions, tasty snacks and a very smooth flight with great entertainment and free wifi while onboard!

6.5
Okay
8,947 reviews
8.1
Very good
11,921 reviews

Entertainment

8.1

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.1

Food

7.5

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

I found the staff at the Richmond airport to be very rude (mainly TSA), but the Delta Crew was fantastic. I boarded just in time, had room for my luggage, a comfortable seat, friendly travel companions, tasty snacks and a very smooth flight with great entertainment and free wifi while onboard!

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Can I find flights from Richmond, Virginia to Oakland, California for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Richmond, Virginia to Oakland, California for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $208, but on average you can expect to pay $569.

Are there last-minute flights available from Richmond, Virginia to Oakland, California for under $300?

There are currently 11+ open flights from Richmond, Virginia to Oakland, California within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Richmond, Virginia to Oakland, California round-trip?

Flying on Spirit Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Oakland, California, with prices starting at $208. Another option worth looking into is Delta, starting at $296 round trip. You may be able to fly from Richmond, Virginia to Oakland, California for 43% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What does RIC to OAK mean?

RIC and OAK are unique codes to identify airports used in the aviation industry. They are defined by IATA (International Air Transport Association) and are commonly called IATA codes. RIC to OAK refers to a flight route from Richmond Byrd Intl Airport to Oakland Airport.

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Top 2 airlines flying from Richmond to Oakland

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AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
Spirit AirlinesCheapest$219Average$334FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%
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DeltaCheapest$328Average$366FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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