The cheapest times to fly from WLS to OAK are

  • May 14th to May 27th
  • July 16th to August 26th (except the weeks of July 30th and August 13th)
  • September 24th to February 18th (except the weeks of October 15th and February 5th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from WLS to OAK is early to mid August. Prices can be as high as $8228 for Saturday flights during mid August, or as low as $2080 for Monday flights around early to mid August.


When to Fly to Oakland

Flying from Wallis (WLS) to Oakland, CA (OAK) will usually cost between $2910 to $5072 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid August with an average ticket price of $2971. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid August, with an average price of $5242. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2272 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $4455 can be considered a good price for a round-trip WLS to OAK flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the WLS to OAK route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

WLS to OAK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the WLS to OAK flight is more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Wallis. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.56, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to OAK, and Saturday the cheapest day to fly back into WLS. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Oakland, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Wallis. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $2173 (32%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $3237. Return trip prices are from the OAK to WLS flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from WLS to OAK can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 54 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking WLS to OAK

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from WLS to OAK — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Nadi (WLS > NAN > OAK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1687
  • Average savings: $2769 (62.14%)

See WLS to DFW flights

Hack #2: Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (WLS > DFW > OAK)

  • Price for both tickets: $2594
  • Average savings: $1861 (41.77%)

See WLS to NAN flights

Hack #3: Memphis, TN (WLS > MEM > OAK)

  • Price for both tickets: $2790
  • Average savings: $1666 (37.38%)

See WLS to MEM flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from WLS to OAK? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Air New Zealand, Aircalin, Alaska, American, Delta, Fiji Airways, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Metropolitan Oakland International Airport to Wallis Hihifo Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4958 miles or 7979 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from WLS to OAK?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop WLS to OAK flight is about 9 hour 54 minutes.

How many flights go between Wallis and Oakland, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 29 available flights from WLS to OAK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code WLS
Origination airport name Wallis Hihifo Airport
City Wallis
Country Wallis and Futuna
Latitude -13.2
Longitude -176.2

Return Airport

Destination code OAK
Destination airport name Metropolitan Oakland International Airport
City Oakland, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 37.7
Longitude -122.2


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