The cheapest times to fly from SPN to OAK are

  • January 22nd to February 4th
  • February 26th to July 8th
  • mid to late November

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 SPN to OAK is early to mid May. Prices can be as high as $10900 for Thursday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $1398 for Wednesday flights around early to mid May.


When to Fly to Oakland

Flying from Saipan, MP (SPN) to Oakland, CA (OAK) will usually cost between $1398 to $2453 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid May with an average ticket price of $1496. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $5615. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $4119 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1731 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SPN to OAK flight.

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

SPN to OAK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SPN to OAK flight is more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Saipan. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.19, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to OAK, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into SPN. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Oakland, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Saipan. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $289 (12%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1716. Return trip prices are from the OAK to SPN 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 SPN 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 14 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 SPN to OAK while comparing.

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

  • 11 miles (18 km) away from OAK
  • Usually 16.93% less expensive than OAK
  • 1-layover flights available

See SPN to SFO flights

Destination alternative #2: Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) in San Jose, CA

  • 29 miles (47 km) away from OAK
  • Usually 4.51% less expensive than OAK
  • 2-layover flights available

See SPN to SJC flights


Flight Hacking SPN 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 SPN to OAK — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Busan (SPN > PUS > OAK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1260
  • Average savings: $471 (27.21%)

See SPN to PUS flights

Hack #2: Manila (SPN > MNL > OAK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1636
  • Average savings: $96 (5.52%)

See SPN to MNL flights

Hack #3: Los Angeles, CA (SPN > LAX > OAK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1636
  • Average savings: $95 (5.49%)

See SPN to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, ANA, Asiana, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, Hawaiian, JAL, Sichuan Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Metropolitan Oakland International Airport to Francisco C. Ada Saipan International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5692 miles or 9160 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SPN to OAK flight is about 11 hour 14 minutes.

How many flights go between Saipan, MP and Oakland, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from SPN to OAK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeSPN
Origination airport nameFrancisco C. Ada Saipan International Airport
CitySaipan, MP
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

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


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