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Cheap DTW to OAK Flights

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Detroit to Oakland route information

Origin Airport Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Destination Airport Oakland Intl.
Airlines Serving Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Delta, Spirit Airlines
Flight Price $145
Distance 2,063 mi



Cheap DTW to OAK Flights

  • How long does it take to fly from Detroit to Oakland?

    This flight takes around five hours and five minutes via Spirit Airlines. Until we get the glitches sorted out of our teleportation machine, this is still the one of the fastest ways to get from Detroit to Oakland (don't forget, there is a three-hour time difference).
  • How long is the flight from DTW to OAK?

    Spirit Airlines currently holds the shortest travel time with five hours and five minutes. So, you would arrive in Oakland at 10:04 PM PDT if you left Detroit at 7:59 PM EDT. Remember, there is a time change of three hours.
  • Which airline has the least delays from Detroit to Oakland?

    Booking with FedEx means you will arrive to Oakland pretty close to the time your ticket states. In fact, this timely airline has a 100% average for landing before the plane turns into a pumpkin.
  • What is the cheapest day to fly?

    The cheapest day to fly from Detroit to Oakland is on Monday. So, if you are trying to save a little cash on your next flight look for flights on Monday.
  • What is the cheapest airline flying from Detroit to Oakland?

    Spirit Airlines is offering the best deal at $145. Better take a look fast because prices range all the way up to $1,191 over the next three months.
  • How long does the average person visit Oakland?

    Of course, you are not an average person, but if you were, you'd stay roughly five days.
  • What is the cheapest day to fly to Oakland?

    As of Oct 14th, the cheapest day to fly from Detroit to Oakland is Nov 11th. Tickets are presently being sold for $145, 59% less than the average price for this route.

Detroit to Oakland Flights

Sometimes you just need to get out of town or maybe you’re looking for a change of scenery. Regardless of the reason, a flight from Detroit to Oakland will do just the trick! Go on, plan to see all the famous landmarks and eat your weight in the local cuisine. Your trip is beckoning, so answer the call by packing your suitcase and filling your travel itinerary with exploring Oakland.

Whether you’re flying for business or jet-setting on your personal time, you’ve come to the right place. Here at, we’ll pair you up with DTW to OAK flights that won’t make your bank account wince. Ready to temporarily leave behind Detroit for new horizons? Browse through our cheap airfare, and filter by flight times and dates until you find just what you had in mind. From flights without layovers to ones that arrive early in the morning, you’ll come across plane tickets that suit your travel preferences. You can even bundle your flight to OAK with hotels and car rentals to score even bigger savings.

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