Cheap flights from Washington, D.C. to Oakland (WAS - OAK)

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The best prices from Washington, D.C. to Oakland are usually found in January or October, booked 47 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Washington, D.C. (WAS) to Oakland (OAK)

All the information you need to plan the best WAS to OAK flight in 2022: compare Washington, D.C. to Oakland flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Oakland.
WAS - OAK
Price
$291 - $658
OAK
Temperature
51.8 - 66.2 °F
OAK
Rainfall
0 - 4.8 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 35% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 32% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$291

From Washington, D.C. (WAS) to Oakland

One-way from

$146

One-way flight from Washington, D.C. (WAS) 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 Washington, D.C. to Oakland, California?

Find a great deal and save up to 35% by booking at least 54 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Washington, D.C. to Oakland, California within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $544.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Washington, D.C. to Oakland, California (WAS - OAK)?

Unlike in the evening, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 32% on flights from Washington, D.C. to Oakland, California by exploring options for tickets at noon.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Washington, D.C. to Oakland, California?

Departing on a Sunday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 55% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

Cheap flights from Washington, D.C. to Oakland in June, July 2022

The best prices found for WAS to OAK flights for June, July
11 Jul - 25 Jul
$244pp
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National
Frontier
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National
11 Jul - 27 Jul
$249pp
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National
Frontier
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National
18 Jul - 24 Aug
$252pp
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National
Frontier
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

Washington, D.C. to Oakland 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Oakland from Washington, D.C. found for this year
22 Aug - 25 Aug
$204pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Frontier
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
16 Aug - 18 Aug
$208pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Frontier
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
16 Aug - 25 Aug
$224pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Frontier
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

Last minute flights from Washington, D.C. to Oakland

Late deals on round-trip flights to Oakland from Washington, D.C., departing today and this week
6 Jul - 11 Jul
$284pp
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National
Frontier
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National
9 Jul - 16 Jul
$288pp
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National
Frontier
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National
8 Jul - 18 Jul
$289pp
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National
Frontier
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

One-way flights to Oakland from Washington, D.C.

The cheapest one-way flights from Washington, D.C. to Oakland
3:00 am - 2:18 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
14h 18m
DCA - OAK
Frontier
$146
Flights by SU
4:29 am - 1:37 pm
Delta
2 Stops
12h 08m
BWI - OAK
Delta
$154
Delta
3:55 pm - 5:08 am
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
16h 13m
BWI - OAK
Spirit Airlines
$155
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Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Washington, D.C.</span> to <span class="emphasized">Oakland</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Washington, D.C. to Oakland

What airport do you fly into for flights to Oakland from Washington, D.C.?

Oakland (OAK), located 7.0 mi from the city center, is the airport you fly into when you book flights from Washington, D.C. to Oakland. 8 airlines have flights to Oakland from Washington, D.C. on a regular basis. Booking flights from Washington, D.C. to Oakland should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 0 inbound flights from Washington, D.C. per day.

Which airlines flying from Washington, D.C. 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 United Airlines flying from Washington, D.C. to Oakland have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Washington, D.C. to Oakland, California for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Washington, D.C. to Oakland, California for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $204, but on average you can expect to pay $251.

Are there last-minute flights available from Washington, D.C. to Oakland, California for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Washington, D.C. to Oakland, California within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Washington, D.C. to Oakland, California round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Washington, D.C. to Oakland, California is Frontier. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $204 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is Spirit Airlines, starting at $292. Users have found that Frontier is 52% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Washington, D.C. to Oakland, California one-way?

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Washington, D.C. to Oakland, California are Frontier ($86), Spirit Airlines ($133), and Delta ($154).

What are the cheapest flights from Washington, D.C. to Oakland, California?

While on average a flight from Washington, D.C. to Oakland, California is generally $784, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $209. When looking at the most popular route, (Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl - Oakland), you can expect to pay $367 for that flight.

What are the most popular routes from Washington, D.C. to Oakland, California?

When deciding which route to take from Washington, D.C. to Oakland, California consider Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl - Oakland, Washington, D.C. Reagan-National - Oakland or Baltimore/Washington - Oakland as they are the most popular.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Washington, D.C. to Oakland, California?

Consider American Airlines, Alaska Airlines or Delta when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Washington, D.C. to Oakland, California.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Oakland, CA

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Oakland from Washington, D.C.?

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

Most visitors from Washington, D.C. need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Oakland.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Washington, D.C. are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Oakland.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Washington, D.C. are not required to quarantine after entering Oakland.

Do I need a test to fly back to Washington, D.C. from Oakland?

Returning to Washington, D.C. 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 Washington, D.C..

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Oakland are not required to quarantine after entering Washington, D.C..

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Destination information for Oakland

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Washington, D.C. to Oakland.
Average temperature for June in Oakland
73.4 °F
Avg rainfall for June in Oakland
0.0 ″

Airports servicing Washington, D.C.

Reagan-National (DCA)

Airports servicing Oakland

Top 4 airlines flying from Washington, D.C. to Oakland

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Washington, D.C. 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
Frontier
$168 $333 No cancel fee 62%
Alaska Airlines
$220 $594 No cancel fee 75%
Delta
$274 $711 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$297 $555 No cancel fee 69%

Hourly flight availability from Washington, D.C. to Oakland

See what time of day planes typically take off from Washington, D.C. towards Oakland.
Morning 6 AM to noon 100% of WAS to OAK departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 0% of WAS to OAK departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 0% of WAS to OAK departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of WAS to OAK departures
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6 AM
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6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Washington, D.C. to Oakland
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Washington, D.C. to Oakland.
Sunday
1 daily flight
Monday
1 daily flight
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
1 daily flight
Saturday
0 flights
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