The cheapest times to fly from OAK to MSQ are

  • January 8th to March 18th
  • May 14th to June 10th
  • July 2nd to August 19th (except the weeks of July 23rd and July 30th)
  • September 17th to October 21st

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 MSQ is mid August. Prices can be as high as $4063 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $797 for Tuesday flights around mid August.


When to Fly to Minsk

Flying from Oakland, CA (OAK) to Minsk (MSQ) will usually cost between $941 to $2013 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid August with an average ticket price of $881. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $2072. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1191 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1224 can be considered a good price for a round-trip OAK to MSQ flight.

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

OAK to MSQ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the OAK to MSQ flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Oakland. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MSQ, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into OAK. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Minsk, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Oakland. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $227 (16%) 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 $1207. Return trip prices are from the MSQ 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 MSQ can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 32 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 MSQ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Vilnius International Airport (VNO) in Vilnius

  • 122 miles (196 km) away from MSQ
  • Usually 26.76% less expensive than MSQ
  • 1-layover flights available

See OAK to VNO flights


Flight Hacking OAK to MSQ

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 MSQ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Paris (OAK > CDG > MSQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $704
  • Average savings: $520 (42.48%)

See OAK to CDG flights

Hack #2: London (OAK > LGW > MSQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $723
  • Average savings: $501 (40.93%)

See OAK to LGW flights

Hack #3: Barcelona (OAK > BCN > MSQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $780
  • Average savings: $445 (36.32%)

See OAK to BCN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Baltic, Air France, Alaska, American, Austrian, Belavia, Delta, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Pobeda, Southwest, Ukraine International, United, UTair, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Minsk 2 Airport to Metropolitan Oakland International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5863 miles or 9436 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop OAK to MSQ flight is about 11 hour 32 minutes.

How many flights go between Oakland, CA and Minsk?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 8 available flights from OAK to MSQ.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeOAK
Origination airport nameMetropolitan Oakland International Airport
CityOakland, CA
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeMSQ
Destination airport nameMinsk 2 Airport


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