The cheapest times to fly from WUX to OAK are

  • March 5th to March 25th (except the week of March 12th)
  • June 4th to July 1st
  • July 16th to December 23rd (except the weeks of October 22nd, November 12th, and December 10th)

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 WUX to OAK is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $11300 for Wednesday flights during late April, or as low as $1539 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Oakland

Flying from Wuxi (WUX) to Oakland, CA (OAK) will usually cost between $1935 to $7100 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $2344. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late April, with an average price of $5924. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $3579 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2933 can be considered a good price for a round-trip WUX to OAK flight.

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

WUX to OAK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the WUX to OAK flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Wuxi. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.29, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Wednesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Oakland, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Wuxi. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $2890 (55%) 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 $2413. Return trip prices are from the OAK to WUX 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 WUX 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 12 hour 6 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 WUX to OAK while comparing.

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

  • 11 miles (18 km) away from OAK
  • Usually 73.66% less expensive than OAK
  • 1-layover flights available

See WUX 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 62.36% less expensive than OAK
  • 1-layover flights available

See WUX to SJC flights

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

  • 76 miles (122 km) away from OAK
  • Usually 60.62% less expensive than OAK
  • 2-layover flights available

See WUX to SMF flights


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

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (WUX > LAX > OAK)

  • Price for both tickets: $996
  • Average savings: $1938 (66.06%)

See WUX to PEK flights

Hack #2: Beijing (WUX > PEK > OAK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1161
  • Average savings: $1772 (60.42%)

See WUX to LAX flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (WUX > SFO > OAK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1185
  • Average savings: $1749 (59.61%)

See WUX to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alaska, American, ANA, China Airlines, China Southern, Delta, EVA Air, Hainan, Hawaiian, JAL, Shenzhen, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6178 miles or 9943 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop WUX to OAK flight is about 12 hour 6 minutes.

How many flights go between Wuxi and Oakland, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from WUX to OAK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeWUX
Origination airport nameShuofang Airport

Return Airport

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


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