The cheapest times to fly from OAK to OKJ are

  • January 8th to April 15th
  • September 10th to November 18th

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 OKJ is mid November. Prices can be as high as $2604 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $1181 for Tuesday flights around mid November.


When to Fly to Okayama

Flying from Oakland, CA (OAK) to Okayama (OKJ) will usually cost between $1231 to $2015 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid November with an average ticket price of $1294. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $2016. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $722 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1433 can be considered a good price for a round-trip OAK to OKJ flight.

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

OAK to OKJ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the OAK to OKJ flight is slightly 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 $0.16, 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. Sundays 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 $238 (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 $1365. Return trip prices are from the OKJ 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 OKJ 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 48 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 OKJ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Kansai International Airport (KIX) in Osaka

  • 82 miles (132 km) away from OKJ
  • Usually 16.33% less expensive than OKJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See OAK to KIX flights

Destination alternative #2: Osaka International Airport (ITM) in Osaka

  • 90 miles (145 km) away from OKJ
  • Usually 15.53% less expensive than OKJ
  • 2-layover flights available

See OAK to ITM flights


Flight Hacking OAK to OKJ

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 OKJ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Shanghai (OAK > PVG > OKJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1219
  • Average savings: $214 (14.93%)

See OAK to PVG flights

Hack #2: Los Angeles, CA (OAK > LAX > OKJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1222
  • Average savings: $212 (14.76%)

See OAK to LAX flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1275
  • Average savings: $158 (11.03%)

See OAK to PHX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, ANA, Delta, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean Air, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5451 miles or 8773 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop OAK to OKJ flight is about 10 hour 48 minutes.

How many flights go between Oakland, CA and Okayama?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from OAK to OKJ.


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 OKJ
Destination airport name Okayama Airport
City Okayama
Country Japan
Latitude 34.8
Longitude 133.9


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