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The cheapest times to fly from TPA to OAK are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • August 6th to December 9th (except the weeks of November 19th 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 TPA to OAK is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1175 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $274 for Wednesday flights around early to mid September.

 

When to Fly to Oakland

Flying from Tampa, FL (TPA) to Oakland, CA (OAK) will usually cost between $307 to $688 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 $317. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $775. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $458 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $451 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TPA to OAK flight.

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

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TPA to OAK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TPA to OAK flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Tampa. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday 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 $107 (20%) 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 $417. Return trip prices are from the OAK to TPA 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 TPA 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 16 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 TPA to OAK while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) in San Jose, CA

  • 29 miles (47 km) away from OAK
  • Usually 13.19% less expensive than OAK
  • 1-layover flights available

See TPA to SJC flights

Destination alternative #2: San Francisco International Airport (SFO) in San Francisco, CA

  • 11 miles (18 km) away from OAK
  • Usually 11.75% less expensive than OAK
  • Nonstop flights available

See TPA to SFO flights

Destination alternative #3: Sacramento International Airport (SMF) in Sacramento, CA

  • 76 miles (122 km) away from OAK
  • Usually 10.53% less expensive than OAK
  • 1-layover flights available

See TPA to SMF flights

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

  • 81 miles (130 km) away from OAK
  • Usually 4.32% less expensive than OAK
  • 1-layover flights available

See TPA to MRY flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from TPA 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 Tampa International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2380 miles or 3830 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TPA to OAK flight is about 5 hour 16 minutes.

How many flights go between Tampa, FL and Oakland, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 71 available flights from TPA to OAK.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code TPA
Origination airport name Tampa International Airport
City Tampa, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 28
Longitude -82.5

Return Airport

Destination code OAK
Destination airport name Metropolitan Oakland International Airport
City Oakland, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 37.7
Longitude -122.2

 

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