The cheapest times to fly from LMM to OAK are

  • January 8th to March 4th (except the weeks of January 15th, January 22nd, and February 12th)
  • April 9th to August 5th (except the weeks of June 11th and June 25th)

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 LMM to OAK is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $2650 for Friday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $484 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Oakland

Flying from Los Mochis (LMM) to Oakland, CA (OAK) will usually cost between $522 to $2500 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 $638. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $2210. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1572 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $856 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LMM to OAK flight.

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

LMM to OAK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LMM to OAK flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Los Mochis. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.47, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $671 (45%) 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 $760. Return trip prices are from the OAK to LMM 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 LMM to OAK can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 1 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Guadalajara (LMM > GDL > OAK)

  • Price for both tickets: $531
  • Average savings: $326 (38.03%)

See LMM to MEX flights

Hack #2: Mexico City (LMM > MEX > OAK)

  • Price for both tickets: $556
  • Average savings: $300 (35.05%)

See LMM to GDL flights

Hack #3: Los Angeles, CA (LMM > LAX > OAK)

  • Price for both tickets: $746
  • Average savings: $110 (12.85%)

See LMM to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Alaska, Delta, Volaris, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Metropolitan Oakland International Airport to Valle del Fuerte International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1132 miles or 1822 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LMM to OAK flight is about 3 hour 1 minutes.

How many flights go between Los Mochis and Oakland, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from LMM to OAK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LMM
Origination airport name Valle del Fuerte International Airport
City Los Mochis
Country Mexico
Latitude 25.7
Longitude -109.1

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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