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The cheapest times to fly from RSW to OAK are

  • January 8th to February 18th (except the week of February 5th)
  • April 23rd to May 27th
  • August 6th 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 RSW to OAK is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1499 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $300 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.

 

When to Fly to Oakland

Flying from Fort Myers, FL (RSW) to Oakland, CA (OAK) will usually cost between $323 to $742 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $321. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $832. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $511 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $477 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RSW to OAK flight.

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

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RSW to OAK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RSW to OAK flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Fort Myers. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, 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 $152 (25%) 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 $452. Return trip prices are from the OAK to RSW flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from RSW to OAK can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 26 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 RSW to OAK while comparing.

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

  • 11 miles (18 km) away from OAK
  • Usually 15.20% less expensive than OAK
  • 1-layover flights available

See RSW to SFO flights

Destination alternative #2: Sacramento International Airport (SMF) in Sacramento, CA

  • 76 miles (122 km) away from OAK
  • Usually 14.78% less expensive than OAK
  • 1-layover flights available

See RSW to SMF flights

Destination alternative #3: Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) in San Jose, CA

  • 29 miles (47 km) away from OAK
  • Usually 13.73% less expensive than OAK
  • 1-layover flights available

See RSW to SJC flights

Destination alternative #4: Monterey Regional Airport (MRY) in Monterey, CA

  • 81 miles (130 km) away from OAK
  • Usually 0.52% less expensive than OAK
  • 1-layover flights available

See RSW to MRY flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Emirates, JetBlue, Qatar Airways, Southwest, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2469 miles or 3973 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RSW to OAK flight is about 5 hour 26 minutes.

How many flights go between Fort Myers, FL and Oakland, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 106 available flights from RSW to OAK.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeRSW
Origination airport nameSouthwest Florida International Airport
CityFort Myers, FL
Countrythe United States
Latitude26.5
Longitude-81.8

Return Airport

Destination codeOAK
Destination airport nameMetropolitan Oakland International Airport
CityOakland, CA
Countrythe United States
Latitude37.7
Longitude-122.2

 

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