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Travelers usually depart from George Bush Intercontinental, William P. Hobby, Houston, TX - Greyhound Station, Houston, TX Train Station, or Houston, TX - Uptown when they travel from Houston to Oakland. Book your trip to arrive at Oakland International, Oakland, West Oakland Station, Emeryville, CA station, or Oakland Jack London Square. The most popular airlines for this route are Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Frontier Airlines, and American Airlines. Houston and Oakland have 247 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Oakland, consider visiting Big Sur, Golden Gate Bridge, and Alcatraz.

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Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
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American AirlinesAALAAYesNo

Oakland travel tips

1) Watch a concert at the magnificent Fox Oakland Theatre

Go to 1807 Telegraph Avenue to see the Fox Oakland Theatre; it is designed with an intriguing and mystical resemblance to an Indian temple. Now it's a great place to watch concerts. Such notable artists as Paul Simon, Bob Dylan, Kylie Minogue, Alice in Chains and B.B. King performed here.

2) Get cultured in the Grand Lake district in Oakland

Have a walk around the Grand Lake in Oakland to have some cultural experience. Don't miss the view of Grand Lake Theatre, a 1926 masterpiece that lights up the district. Books lovers will be happy to visit Oakland's largest bookstore, Walden Pond Books.

3) Walk around the Oakland Harbor and take a free tour

When you walk around the Oakland Harbor, feel free to ask if the free water tours are available. Usually, they have some options like Tall Ship Sailing.

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What are the most popular routes to and from Houston?
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What are the most popular routes to and from Oakland?
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Which airports are there in Houston?
Houston is mainly served by George Bush Intercontinental. But there are other airports nearby, including William P. Hobby, Ellington, David Wayne Hooks Memorial Airport.
What airports are near Houston?
The main airport in Houston is George Bush Intercontinental. It is also served by Austin–Bergstrom International, Lake Charles Regional, Jack Brooks Regional, Victoria Regional, Easterwood.
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 Houston and Oakland?
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Which airlines fly between Houston and Oakland?
Currently, you can fly between Houston and Oakland with Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Frontier Airlines, American Airlines.
When's the best time to travel between Houston and Oakland?
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