The cheapest times to fly from OAK to PLQ are

  • January 1st to March 4th (except the week of February 12th)
  • March 26th to April 29th (except the week of April 2nd)
  • August 13th to December 9th (except the weeks of August 27th, October 29th, and 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 PLQ is early October. Prices can be as high as $9854 for Saturday flights during mid March, or as low as $981 for Tuesday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Palanga

Flying from Oakland, CA (OAK) to Palanga (PLQ) will usually cost between $1175 to $6469 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 $2253. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid March, with an average price of $6167. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $3914 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $3576 can be considered a good price for a round-trip OAK to PLQ flight.

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

OAK to PLQ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the OAK to PLQ flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Oakland. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.4, which is a bit above 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 to Palanga, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Oakland. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $3149 (41%) 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 $2633. Return trip prices are from the PLQ 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 PLQ 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 5 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 PLQ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Riga International Airport (RIX) in Riga

  • 128 miles (206 km) away from PLQ
  • Usually 75.41% less expensive than PLQ
  • 1-layover flights available

See OAK to RIX flights


Flight Hacking OAK to PLQ

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 PLQ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Oslo (OAK > OSL > PLQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $796
  • Average savings: $2780 (77.74%)

See OAK to OSL flights

Hack #2: Copenhagen (OAK > CPH > PLQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $939
  • Average savings: $2638 (73.76%)

See OAK to CPH flights

Hack #3: Riga (OAK > RIX > PLQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $984
  • Average savings: $2593 (72.5%)

See OAK to RIX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Baltic, Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, American, Delta, Icelandair, KLM, Lufthansa, Norwegian, SAS, Singapore Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5613 miles or 9033 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop OAK to PLQ flight is about 11 hour 5 minutes.

How many flights go between Oakland, CA and Palanga?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from OAK to PLQ.


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 PLQ
Destination airport name Palanga International Airport
City Palanga
Country Lithuania
Latitude 56
Longitude 21.1


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