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The cheapest times to fly from LAS to OAK are

  • August 6th to February 18th (except the weeks of November 26th 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 LAS to OAK is early September. Prices can be as high as $887 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $110 for Tuesday flights around early September.

 

When to Fly to Oakland

Flying from Las Vegas, NV (LAS) to Oakland, CA (OAK) will usually cost between $142 to $427 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $145. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $543. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $398 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $184 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAS to OAK flight.

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

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LAS to OAK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAS to OAK flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Las Vegas. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.28, which is 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 $100 (35%) 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 $190. Return trip prices are from the OAK to LAS flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from LAS to OAK can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 43 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from LAS to OAK while comparing.

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

  • 11 miles (18 km) away from OAK
  • Usually 19.84% less expensive than OAK
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAS 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 0.82% less expensive than OAK
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAS to SJC flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, Allegiant, American, Contour Airlines, Delta, Hawaiian, JetBlue, Southwest, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 407 miles or 655 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAS to OAK flight is about 1 hour 43 minutes.

How many flights go between Las Vegas, NV and Oakland, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 92 available flights from LAS to OAK.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeLAS
Origination airport nameMcCarran International Airport
CityLas Vegas, NV
Countrythe United States
Latitude36.1
Longitude-115.2

Return Airport

Destination codeOAK
Destination airport nameMetropolitan Oakland International Airport
CityOakland, CA
Countrythe United States
Latitude37.7
Longitude-122.2

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from LAS to OAK tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 29% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 13% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave OAK heading for LAS about 9 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Oakland, CA is about 4 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Southwest: 10 minutes late
  • Spirit: 9 minutes late
  • Allegiant: 1 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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