The cheapest times to fly from KEM to OAK are

  • January 8th to June 17th (except the weeks of February 19th, April 2nd, and April 9th)
  • October 29th 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 KEM to OAK is late March. Prices can be as high as $14900 for Saturday flights during early April, or as low as $1194 for Sunday flights around late March.


When to Fly to Oakland

Flying from Kemi (KEM) to Oakland, CA (OAK) will usually cost between $1214 to $2782 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late March with an average ticket price of $1247. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early April, with an average price of $3213. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1965 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1313 can be considered a good price for a round-trip KEM to OAK flight.

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

KEM to OAK Flight Prices

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


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to fly to OAK, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into KEM. 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 $1156 (46%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1380. Return trip prices are from the OAK to KEM 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 KEM 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 6 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 KEM to OAK while comparing.

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

  • 11 miles (18 km) away from OAK
  • Usually 22.39% less expensive than OAK
  • 1-layover flights available

See KEM 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 16.83% less expensive than OAK
  • 2-layover flights available

See KEM to SJC flights


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

Hack #1: Helsinki (KEM > HEL > OAK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1108
  • Average savings: $206 (15.65%)

See KEM to LAX flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1214
  • Average savings: $99 (7.54%)

See KEM to HEL flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (KEM > JFK > OAK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1266
  • Average savings: $47 (3.58%)

See KEM to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Alaska, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5067 miles or 8155 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop KEM to OAK flight is about 10 hour 6 minutes.

How many flights go between Kemi and Oakland, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 3 available flights from KEM to OAK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeKEM
Origination airport nameKemi Tornio Airport

Return Airport

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


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