The cheapest times to fly from CGH to OAK are

  • January 22nd to June 10th (except the weeks of February 19th, February 26th, and April 9th)
  • August 6th to September 2nd
  • October 8th to November 11th

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 CGH to OAK is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $3983 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $1564 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Oakland

Flying from Sao Paulo (CGH) to Oakland, CA (OAK) will usually cost between $1622 to $2915 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $1672. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $2925. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1253 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1976 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CGH to OAK flight.

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

CGH to OAK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CGH to OAK flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from São Paulo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.19, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $224 (10%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1918. Return trip prices are from the OAK to CGH 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 CGH to OAK can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 38 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from CGH to OAK while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: San Francisco International Airport (SFO) in San Francisco, CA

  • 11 miles (18 km) away from OAK
  • Usually 51.62% less expensive than OAK
  • 2-layover flights available

See CGH to SFO flights


Flight Hacking CGH 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 CGH to OAK — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (CGH > LAX > OAK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1025
  • Average savings: $952 (48.15%)

See CGH to MIA flights

Hack #2: Miami, FL (CGH > MIA > OAK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1030
  • Average savings: $946 (47.87%)

See CGH to LAX flights

Hack #3: Las Vegas, NV (CGH > LAS > OAK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1090
  • Average savings: $886 (44.84%)

See CGH to LAS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 18 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Eurowings, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, LATAM, Lufthansa, Olympic, SAS, SWISS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6473 miles or 10417 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CGH to OAK flight is about 12 hour 38 minutes.

How many flights go between Sao Paulo and Oakland, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 21 available flights from CGH to OAK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CGH
Origination airport name Congonhas Airport
City Sao Paulo
Country Brazil
Latitude -23.6
Longitude -46.7

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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