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Travelers usually depart from Los Angeles International, Los Angeles, CA Bus Station, Los Angeles, CA - Union Station, Los Angeles - Westwood Amtrak, or Los Angeles, CA - Maravilla when they travel from Los Angeles to Oakland. Book your trip to arrive at Oakland International, Oakland, Emeryville, CA station, Oakland Jack London Square, or West Oakland Station. The distance between Los Angeles and Oakland is 543 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Spirit Airlines, Linear Air, Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, and Frontier Airlines. Los Angeles and Oakland have 136 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Oakland, consider visiting Big Sur, Golden Gate Bridge, and Alcatraz.

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Oakland travel tips

1) Visit the Laney College Flea Market in Oakland even if you are not going to buy anything

Located at 510 Fallon Street in Oakland, the Laney College Flea Market is a great way to start Sunday mornings. Admission costs $1.5, and you never know what you will find there. Besides antiques, clothing, toys, collectibles and tools, they sell even new appliances sometimes.

2) Purchase unusual accessories and home decor things at Esqueleto in Oakland

If you like when things have sense, but just beauty, head to the Esqueleto store in Oakland. You will find accessories and home decor things by local artists there. They select merchandise carefully, according to their own artistic eye based on what they would wear and display in their own homes. Just have a chat with the staff and they will help you to find a match ring, a match cup, or a match picture.

3) Admire the Lake Merritt from the Cleveland Cascade in Oakland

If you want to see fascinating staircases winding like capillaries, head to the Cleveland Cascade in Oakland. Go up 20 concrete stairs with seashell ornaments and open stunning views of Lake Merritt.

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Los Angeles to Oakland?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Los Angeles and Oakland takes around 1.7 hours.
What is the flight distance between Los Angeles and Oakland?
The flight distance between Los Angeles and Oakland is 543 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Los Angeles and Oakland?
Several carriers operate flights between Los Angeles and Oakland. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Spirit Airlines, Linear Air, Delta Air Lines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Los Angeles?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Los Angeles and London, Dublin, Manchester, Melbourne, Las Vegas, Cancún, Mexico City, Edmonton, Athens, Sydney, New York, Paris, Tallinn, Budapest, Reykjavik, Guadalajara, Vilnius, San Salvador, Toronto, Riga.
What are the most popular routes to and from Oakland?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Oakland and London, Bellingham, Vilnius, Athens, Dublin, Tallinn, Las Vegas, Manchester, Burbank, Prague, Edmonton, Washington, D.C., Austin, Phoenix, Atlanta, Birmingham, Riga, Mexico City, Orlando, Milan.
What airports are near Los Angeles?
The main airport in Los Angeles is Los Angeles International. It is also served by San Diego International, Ontario International, Tijuana International, John Wayne, Hollywood Burbank, Palm Springs International, Santa Maria Public, Santa Barbara Municipal, Meadows Field, McClellan–Palomar.
What airports are near Oakland?
The main airport in Oakland is Oakland International. It is also served by San Francisco International, Sacramento International, Oakland International, San Jose International, Monterey Regional, Stockton Metropolitan, Charles M. Schulz–Sonoma County, Merced Regional, Buchanan Field.
What buses and trains depart from Los Angeles?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Los Angeles, including Amtrak train.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Los Angeles and Oakland?
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