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Travelers usually depart from O Hare International, Chicago Midway International, Chicago, IL - Union Station, Chicago Rockford International, or Chicago Downtown Greyhound Station when they travel from Chicago to Oakland. Book your trip to arrive at Oakland International, Oakland, Emeryville, CA station, Oakland Jack London Square, or West Oakland Station. The most popular airlines for this route are Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Frontier Airlines, and JetBlue Airways. Chicago and Oakland have 225 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Oakland, consider visiting Big Sur, Alcatraz, and Golden Gate Bridge.

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Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
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United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
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Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoOpens 24 days before flight
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JetBlue AirwaysJBUB6YesOpens 24 days before flight
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Most travelers from Chicago, ORD can enter Oakland, OAK.


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What are the most popular routes to and from Chicago?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Chicago and Las Vegas, Guadalajara, Denver, Orlando, Phoenix, Mexico City, Paris, Barcelona, Tampa, Miami, London, Rome, Los Angeles, Madrid, Fort Myers, Athens, San Francisco, New York, Austin, Atlanta.
What are the most popular routes to and from Oakland?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Oakland and Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Phoenix, Mexico City, Atlanta, Houston, Washington, D.C., Detroit, Barcelona, Paris, New York, Burbank, San Diego, London, Rome, Tampa, Berlin, Indianapolis, Cancún, Guadalajara.
Which airports are there in Chicago?
Chicago is mainly served by O Hare International. But there are other airports nearby, including Chicago Midway International, Chicago Rockford International.
What airports are near Chicago?
The main airport in Chicago is O Hare International. It is also served by Gerald R. Ford International, General Mitchell International, Dane County Regional, General Wayne A. Downing Peoria International, Fort Wayne International, South Bend International, Quad City International, Central Illinois Regional, Muskegon County, Decatur.
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, Stockton Metropolitan, Monterey Regional, Charles M. Schulz–Sonoma County, Merced Regional, Buchanan Field.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Chicago and Oakland?
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Which airlines fly between Chicago and Oakland?
Currently, you can fly between Chicago and Oakland with Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Frontier Airlines, JetBlue Airways.
When's the best time to travel between Chicago and Oakland?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between Chicago and Oakland, you can enter a date range into the departure and return fields. Most carriers on the website allow you to search and book up to six months from the day of your search. Order the search results by the best, cheapest, or fastest route, or find the cheapest outbound and return combination in the pricing table.
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