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Fares from $130 One Way, $259 Round Trip from Oakland to Honolulu

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Flights from Oakland to Honolulu - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Oakland to Honolulu?

You're in luck — you'll find 3 airlines which fly nonstop from Oakland, CA Airport (OAK-Oakland Intl.) to Honolulu, HI Airport (HNL-Daniel K. Inouye Intl.). These are some of the most popular:

  • Southwest Airlines
  • Hawaiian Airlines
  • Alaska Airlines
What is the shortest flight from Oakland to Honolulu?

From Oakland, the thrilling sights and sounds of Honolulu are at least 5 hours and 20 minutes away. Book your favorite seat, or maybe even upgrade to one with a little more legroom, and get to your destination in total comfort.

What airlines fly from Oakland to Honolulu most frequently?

Southwest Airlines (WN) is one of the airlines with the most flights from Oakland, CA Airport (OAK-Oakland Intl.) to Honolulu, HI Airport (HNL-Daniel K. Inouye Intl.). It offers 60 flights on this route each month. Escaping on vacation is one of life's biggest pleasures, and this airline will get you to your destination quickly and safely. Hawaiian Airlines (HA) will also take you to your destination in comfort and style. Offering 30 monthly flights between Oakland and Honolulu, it's another quality airline to look into.

Route Information for Flights from Oakland to Honolulu

Origin Airport IATA CodeSJC
Destination Airport IATA CodeHNL
Distance2394 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesHawaiian Airlines, Korean Air, Air New Zealand, United Airlines, Air China LTD
Earliest Flight Arrival8:10PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival10:01PM UTC

Flights Review

Sep 15, 2019

Tasty food n nice/ friendly staff

Aug 25, 2019

Loved this flight it went smooth

May 23, 2019

A little warm on the plane that’s the only negative thing

Oct 19, 2018

Nice staff. Plane was ancient without any charger ports/WiFi/in flight entertainment

Jul 8, 2018

I personally think adding 5 to 7 dollars to ticket price won’t make huge difference for person buying the tickets but not serving food or snacks on plain is very disappointing 🙂

May 20, 2018

Great landing

Apr 13, 2018

The seat adjustments in our first class seats didn't work...a bit annoying

Mar 12, 2018

Only complaint was very cold in the cabin on the flight. They could of warmed it up a little.

Jan 19, 2018

Decent but not great

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Popular Routes from Oakland to Honolulu

The most popular route for travelers from the city of Oakland to Honolulu departs from San Francisco International, with 53 flights per week and a choice of five different airlines. The most popular carrier is United Airlines.

Other route choices include San Jose International to Honolulu, with 13 direct weekly flights, and from Oakland International with a choice of two airlines and 12 direct flights per week. Hawaiian Airlines is the most popular carrier on both of these flight routes.


The Flight from Oakland to Honolulu

The flight from Oakland to Honolulu covers a distance of 2,400 miles and takes around five hours and 25 minutes.

You have a choice of departure airports in the Oakland area. The nearest airport is Oakland International, located around ten miles to the south of downtown. This is a mid-sized airport dealing with around 13 million passengers each year. It’s an operating base for Southwest and a hub for Allegiant.

The airport has undergone a $100 million renovation since 2015 that has upgraded and improved the passenger experience. There is a choice of shops and restaurant options in the two terminal buildings where you can relax before your flight.

Other choices for departure airport include San Francisco and San Jose. San Francisco International is located 13 miles to the south of the city, across the bay from Oakland. It is the seventh busiest airport in the US and inside the top 25 in the world, with more than 55 million passengers flying in and out each year.

San Jose International, also known as Norman Y. Mineta, is the second busiest of the Bay Area airports by passenger numbers, serving around 14 million passengers each year. It is located just four miles from the downtown San Jose area and around 40 miles from Oakland.

While Hawaii is southwest of mainland US, the curve of California’s coastline means it is closer to the northern part of the state with shorter flight times as a result. The return flight from Hawaii will be quicker than the outward journey due to the fast-moving jet stream blowing from west to east.

Honolulu’s Daniel K. Inouye International Airport is located three miles to the northwest of the center of the city and is accessed by the Nimitz Highway and Queen Liliuokalani Freeway. It is the principal airport serving the Hawaiian Islands and is a hub for Hawaiian Airlines.

With a choice of Bay Area airports, you can find cheap flights from Oakland to Honolulu with Orbitz. All you have to do is relax and enjoy your flight.


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^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.