Cheap flights from San Diego to Oakland (SAN - OAK)

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The best prices from San Diego to Oakland are usually found in July or June, booked 16 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Friday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Diego (SAN) to Oakland (OAK)

All the information you need to plan the best SAN to OAK flight in 2022: compare San Diego to Oakland flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Oakland.
SAN - OAK
Price
$94 - $357
OAK
Temperature
51.8 - 66.2 °F
OAK
Rainfall
0 - 4.8 inches

Popular in

March

High demand for flights, 48% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 49% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$94

From San Diego to Oakland

One-way from

$42

One-way flight from San Diego 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 San Diego to Oakland, California?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Monday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Diego to Oakland, California (SAN - OAK)?

Unlike in the evening, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 52% on flights from San Diego to Oakland, California by exploring options for tickets at noon.

How far in advance should I book a flight from San Diego to Oakland, California?

Users have found that booking a flight from San Diego to Oakland, California at least 50 days early can save you up to 74% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 50 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from San Diego to Oakland, California for as little as $219 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 $321 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Diego to Oakland, California?

Flights from San Diego to Oakland, California lean towards being more expensive in April. Prices are generally better when you fly from San Diego to Oakland, California in January, with the cheapest ticket starting at $97.

Cheap flights from San Diego to Oakland in August, September 2022

The best prices found for SAN to OAK flights for August, September
27 Aug - 3 Sep
$45pp
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
24 Aug - 29 Aug
$47pp
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
23 Aug - 24 Aug
$48pp
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego

San Diego to Oakland 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Oakland from San Diego found for this year
27 Aug - 3 Sep
$45pp
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
24 Aug - 29 Aug
$47pp
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
23 Aug - 24 Aug
$48pp
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego

Cheap Spirit Airlines flights from San Diego to Oakland

27 Aug - 3 Sep
$45pp
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
24 Aug - 29 Aug
$47pp
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
23 Aug - 24 Aug
$48pp
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego

Non-stop flights to Oakland from San Diego

Save time with San Diego to Oakland direct flight deals
27 Aug - 3 Sep
$45pp
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
24 Aug - 29 Aug
$47pp
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
23 Aug - 24 Aug
$48pp
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego

Last minute flights from San Diego to Oakland

Late deals on round-trip flights to Oakland from San Diego, departing today and this week
16 Aug - 23 Aug
$54pp
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
18 Aug - 20 Aug
$57pp
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
18 Aug - 23 Aug
$59pp
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego

One-way flights to Oakland from San Diego

The cheapest one-way flights from San Diego to Oakland
6:54 pm - 4:55 am
Frontier
1 Stop
10h 01m
SAN - OAK
Frontier
$42
Kiwi.com
6:23 pm - 5:08 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
10h 45m
SAN - OAK
Multiple Airlines
$45
Kiwi.com
5:00 am - 12:34 pm
Spirit Airlines
2 Stops
7h 34m
SAN - OAK
Spirit Airlines
$58
JustFly

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From San Diego to Oakland

What airports do I use to fly from San Diego to Oakland?

Booking a flight from San Diego (SAN) to Oakland (OAK) is your only option if you wish to fly from San Diego to Oakland. On a typical day, there are 14 flights from San Diego to Oakland, all of which are around 1h 25m for a nonstop flight. You can also purchase a plane ticket from 7 airlines when you book a flight from San Diego to Oakland.

Which airlines flying from San Diego to Oakland have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Diego to Oakland, California for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $45, but on average you can expect to pay $57.

Are there nonstop flights from San Diego to Oakland, California for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Diego to Oakland, California under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Diego to Oakland, California is less than $60.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Diego to Oakland, California for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Diego to Oakland, California within the next 7 days for less than $100.

How popular is this San Diego to Oakland, California flight route?

Flights from San Diego to Oakland have been viewed 45 times in the past calendar month.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from San Diego to Oakland, California round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from San Diego to Oakland, California round-trip from $45. Spirit Airlines is 75% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest flights from San Diego to Oakland, California?

The cheapest flight price from San Diego to Oakland, California is $24. On average you can expect to pay $184. The most popular route, (San Diego - Oakland), can usually be booked for $47.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from San Diego to Oakland, California?

Before booking your flight from San Diego to Oakland, California check out the most popular airlines for this route: Alaska Airlines, Delta or Frontier.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Oakland, CA

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Oakland from San Diego?

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Diego are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Oakland.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Diego are not required to quarantine after entering Oakland.

Do I need a test to fly back to San Diego from Oakland?

Returning to San Diego from Oakland

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Oakland are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering San Diego.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Oakland are not required to quarantine after entering San Diego.

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Alternative routes for San Diego to Oakland

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

Top 6 airlines flying from San Diego to Oakland

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Diego 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
Juneyao Airlines
$15 $25 No cancel fee 66%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Juneyao Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Spirit Airlines
$56 $87 No cancel fee 65%
Delta
$92 $286 No cancel fee N/A
Alaska Airlines
$97 $187 No cancel fee 75%
Frontier
$106 $168 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$117 $204 No cancel fee 69%

Hourly flight availability from San Diego to Oakland

See what time of day planes typically take off from San Diego towards Oakland.
Morning 6 AM to noon 52% of SAN to OAK departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 28% of SAN to OAK departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 15% of SAN to OAK departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 5% of SAN to OAK departures
Midnight
6 AM
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6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from San Diego to Oakland
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from San Diego to Oakland.
Sunday
15 daily flights
Monday
15 daily flights
Tuesday
15 daily flights
Wednesday
15 daily flights
Thursday
15 daily flights
Friday
15 daily flights
Saturday
9 daily flights