The cheapest times to fly from FLN to OAK are

  • January 29th to February 11th
  • March 5th to June 17th (except the weeks of April 9th, April 16th, and May 7th)
  • August 27th to November 25th (except the weeks of October 8th and November 12th)

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 FLN to OAK is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $3091 for Sunday flights during early January, or as low as $1578 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Oakland

Flying from Florianopolis (FLN) to Oakland, CA (OAK) will usually cost between $1591 to $2509 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $1603. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2764. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1161 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1682 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FLN to OAK flight.

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

FLN to OAK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FLN to OAK flight is more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Florianópolis. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to OAK, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into FLN. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Oakland, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Florianópolis. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $176 (9%) 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 $1701. Return trip prices are from the OAK to FLN 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 FLN 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 48 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 FLN to OAK while comparing.

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

  • 11 miles (18 km) away from OAK
  • Usually 30.42% less expensive than OAK
  • 2-layover flights available

See FLN to SFO flights

Destination alternative #2: Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) in San Jose, CA

  • 29 miles (47 km) away from OAK
  • Usually 7.94% less expensive than OAK
  • 2-layover flights available

See FLN to SJC flights


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

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1046
  • Average savings: $636 (37.79%)

See FLN to JFK flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (FLN > JFK > OAK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1156
  • Average savings: $526 (31.25%)

See FLN to LAX flights

Hack #3: Brasilia (FLN > BSB > OAK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1198
  • Average savings: $484 (28.75%)

See FLN to BSB flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Alaska, American, COPA, Delta, KLM, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6563 miles or 10562 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FLN to OAK flight is about 12 hour 48 minutes.

How many flights go between Florianopolis and Oakland, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 22 available flights from FLN to OAK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeFLN
Origination airport nameHercilio Luz International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeOAK
Destination airport nameMetropolitan Oakland International Airport
CityOakland, CA
Countrythe United States


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