The cheapest times to fly from OAK to DEL are

  • January 8th to February 25th
  • May 14th to July 8th (except the weeks of June 11th and June 25th)
  • 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 DEL is late January. Prices can be as high as $4686 for Saturday flights during late July, or as low as $685 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to New Delhi

Flying from Oakland, CA (OAK) to Delhi (DEL) will usually cost between $807 to $1601 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 $804. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $2269. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1465 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1079 can be considered a good price for a round-trip OAK to DEL flight.

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

OAK to DEL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the OAK to DEL 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 $199 (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 $1010. Return trip prices are from the DEL 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 DEL 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 49 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking OAK to DEL

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 DEL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: London (OAK > LHR > DEL)

  • Price for both tickets: $957
  • Average savings: $123 (11.35%)

See OAK to LHR flights

Hack #2: Barcelona (OAK > BCN > DEL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1012
  • Average savings: $68 (6.26%)

See OAK to BCN flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1026
  • Average savings: $54 (4.96%)

See OAK to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 22 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Alaska, Alitalia, American, ANA, Asiana, British Airways, Delta, Emirates, Hawaiian, JAL, JetBlue, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7688 miles or 12373 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop OAK to DEL flight is about 14 hour 49 minutes.

How many flights go between Oakland, CA and Delhi?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 62 available flights from OAK to DEL.


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 DEL
Destination airport name Indira Gandhi International Airport
City Delhi
Country India
Latitude 28.6
Longitude 77.1


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