The cheapest times to fly from HIJ to OAK are

  • January 8th to March 11th
  • April 2nd to April 15th
  • May 7th to June 3rd (except the week of May 14th)
  • October 15th to December 9th (except the week of November 26th)

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 HIJ to OAK is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $2139 for Sunday flights during early January, or as low as $1052 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Oakland

Flying from Hiroshima (HIJ) to Oakland, CA (OAK) will usually cost between $1129 to $1686 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 $1105. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1766. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $661 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1358 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HIJ to OAK flight.

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

HIJ to OAK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HIJ to OAK flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Hiroshima. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays 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 $250 (15%) 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 $1260. Return trip prices are from the OAK to HIJ 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 HIJ 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 10 hour 54 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 HIJ to OAK while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) in San Jose, CA

  • 29 miles (47 km) away from OAK
  • Usually 3.02% less expensive than OAK
  • 1-layover flights available

See HIJ to SJC flights

Destination alternative #2: San Francisco International Airport (SFO) in San Francisco, CA

  • 11 miles (18 km) away from OAK
  • Usually 0.41% less expensive than OAK
  • 1-layover flights available

See HIJ to SFO flights


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

Hack #1: Shanghai (HIJ > PVG > OAK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1285
  • Average savings: $74 (5.41%)

See HIJ to LAX flights

Hack #2: Los Angeles, CA (HIJ > LAX > OAK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1291
  • Average savings: $68 (4.97%)

See HIJ to PVG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, ANA, Hawaiian, JAL, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5506 miles or 8861 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HIJ to OAK flight is about 10 hour 54 minutes.

How many flights go between Hiroshima and Oakland, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from HIJ to OAK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code HIJ
Origination airport name Hiroshima Airport
City Hiroshima
Country Japan
Latitude 34.4
Longitude 132.9

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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