The cheapest times to fly from OAK to KMQ are

  • January 8th to April 29th (except the weeks of February 5th and April 16th)
  • September 10th 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 KMQ is early October. Prices can be as high as $3175 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $1182 for Wednesday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Komatsu

Flying from Oakland, CA (OAK) to Komatsu (KMQ) will usually cost between $1260 to $2258 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $1337. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $2556. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1218 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1516 can be considered a good price for a round-trip OAK to KMQ flight.

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

OAK to KMQ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the OAK to KMQ flight is more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Oakland. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Komatsu, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Oakland. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $382 (21%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1411. Return trip prices are from the KMQ 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 KMQ 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 28 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 KMQ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Osaka International Airport (ITM) in Osaka

  • 124 miles (200 km) away from KMQ
  • Usually 20.15% less expensive than KMQ
  • 2-layover flights available

See OAK to ITM flights

Destination alternative #2: Chubu Centrair International Airport (NGO) in Nagoya

  • 108 miles (174 km) away from KMQ
  • Usually 4.95% less expensive than KMQ
  • 1-layover flights available

See OAK to NGO flights


Flight Hacking OAK to KMQ

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 KMQ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (OAK > LAX > KMQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1158
  • Average savings: $358 (23.61%)

See OAK to LAX flights

Hack #2: Shanghai (OAK > PVG > KMQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1220
  • Average savings: $297 (19.56%)

See OAK to PVG flights

Hack #3: Phoenix, AZ (OAK > PHX > KMQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1315
  • Average savings: $201 (13.26%)

See OAK to PHX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, ANA, Delta, EVA Air, Garuda Indonesia, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean Air, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5268 miles or 8478 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop OAK to KMQ flight is about 10 hour 28 minutes.

How many flights go between Oakland, CA and Komatsu?

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


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 KMQ
Destination airport name Komatsu Airport
City Komatsu
Country Japan
Latitude 36.4
Longitude 136.4


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