The cheapest times to fly from OAK to BEY are

  • January 1st to April 1st (except the week of January 8th)
  • September 3rd to December 9th (except the week of November 19th)

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 OAK to BEY is late January. Prices can be as high as $2651 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $775 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Beirut

Flying from Oakland, CA (OAK) to Beirut (BEY) will usually cost between $845 to $2004 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $833. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $2220. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1387 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1057 can be considered a good price for a round-trip OAK to BEY flight.

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

OAK to BEY Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the OAK to BEY flight is priced close to the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Oakland. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, 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. 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 $112 (8%) 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 $1100. Return trip prices are from the BEY to OAK 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 OAK to BEY can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 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 OAK to BEY while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Ben Gurion Airport (TLV) in Tel Aviv

  • 130 miles (209 km) away from BEY
  • Usually 4.45% less expensive than BEY
  • 1-layover flights available

See OAK to TLV flights


Flight Hacking OAK to BEY

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 OAK to BEY — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Barcelona (OAK > BCN > BEY)

  • Price for both tickets: $757
  • Average savings: $301 (28.43%)

See OAK to BCN flights

Hack #2: London (OAK > LHR > BEY)

  • Price for both tickets: $769
  • Average savings: $288 (27.25%)

See OAK to LHR flights

Hack #3: Paris (OAK > CDG > BEY)

  • Price for both tickets: $803
  • Average savings: $255 (24.08%)

See OAK to CDG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Alaska, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, MEA, Qatar Airways, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7289 miles or 11730 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop OAK to BEY flight is about 14 hour 6 minutes.

How many flights go between Oakland, CA and Beirut?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code OAK
Origination airport name Metropolitan Oakland International Airport
City Oakland, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 37.7
Longitude -122.2

Return Airport

Destination code BEY
Destination airport name Rafic Hariri International Airport
City Beirut
Country Lebanon
Latitude 33.8
Longitude 35.5


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