The cheapest times to fly from PUF to OAK are

  • January 8th to May 20th (except the week of March 12th)
  • November 5th to December 9th (except the weeks of November 12th and November 26th)

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 PUF to OAK is mid January. Prices can be as high as $2300 for Friday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $598 for Tuesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Oakland

Flying from Pau (PUF) to Oakland, CA (OAK) will usually cost between $603 to $1645 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $618. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $2300. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1682 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $924 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PUF to OAK flight.

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

PUF to OAK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PUF to OAK flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Pau. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, 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. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Oakland, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Pau. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $161 (10%) 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 $904. Return trip prices are from the OAK to PUF 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 PUF to OAK can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 20 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 PUF to OAK while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: San Francisco International Airport (SFO) in San Francisco, CA

  • 11 miles (18 km) away from OAK
  • Usually 32.47% less expensive than OAK
  • 1-layover flights available

See PUF to SFO flights


Flight Hacking PUF to OAK

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 PUF to OAK — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $598
  • Average savings: $327 (35.34%)

See PUF to ORY flights

Hack #2: Paris (PUF > ORY > OAK)

  • Price for both tickets: $647
  • Average savings: $277 (29.98%)

See PUF to CDG flights

Hack #3: Nantes (PUF > NTE > OAK)

  • Price for both tickets: $844
  • Average savings: $80 (8.66%)

See PUF to NTE flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Alaska, Delta, Kenya Airways, KLM, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5752 miles or 9257 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PUF to OAK flight is about 11 hour 20 minutes.

How many flights go between Pau and Oakland, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 3 available flights from PUF to OAK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codePUF
Origination airport namePau Pyrenees Airport

Return Airport

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


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