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Oakland Intl Airport - San Francisco Bay, California USA

  • PAX: 11,205,000

About The Airport

Fly The East Bay Way. It is The Best Way to San Francisco Bay.

Oakland International is the main airport for the greater East Bay, the most populated area in the metropolitan San Francisco Bay area. It is the closest airport to most Bay Area employers. By roadway and BART air-rail, OAK enables excellent access to all of the region’s business, entertainment and tourism venues. The vision of Oakland International Airport is to be the airport of choice for San Francisco Bay Area residents and visitors alike. OAK is operated by the Port of Oakland, which also oversees the Oakland seaport and 20 miles of East Bay waterfront. Together with its business partners, the Port supports more than 84,000 jobs in the region with more than a $130 billion economic impact. 

  • Oakland International Airport, the 4th busiest in California and the Bay area's top airport for air cargo. It is the centrally located airport that is convenient, reliable airport and  serving  proudly serving all of the 52 San Francisco Bay area communities.
  • Oakland International Airport has the second largest immediate catchment area in the State of California (after LAX). The immediate catchment area does not include San Francisco, which is roughly 7 miles from Oakland.
  • The San Francisco East Bay is the top population and industry epicenter driving  Northern California's growing innovation, tech, bio-pharma, entertainment and tourism economies.
  • A diverse range of corporations are headquartered in the East Bay including Chevron, Kaiser Permanente, Blue Shield, Workday, Bayer, Grifols, Square, Clorox, Disney Pixar Studios, and Twitter. 
  • With more Olympic medalists and Nobel Laureates than any other university, the University of California Berkeley "Cal" is top-ranked globally and twice the size of nearby Stanford University. Berkeley's annual spend power is 50% more than Palo Alto in the Silicon Valley.
  • OAK is located on the eastern shoreline of the San Francisco Bay. It is the airport closest to most of the region's 7.8 million resident population and most of the local employers. 

Facts and Figures

  • List of Top 5 Airlines: Southwest Airlines, Spirit Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Volaris Airlines, Delta Air Lines
  • Number of Direct Destinations: Approximately 40
  • Number of Terminals: Two
  • Passenger Numbers (mppa): 13,378,411
  • Ownership: The Port of Oakland manages OAK as part of the Tidelands Trust on behalf of the citizens of California
  • Operational Opening Hours: 24/7
  • Total Catchment Population: 7.8 million, 4.2 million immediately adjacent
  • Urban Population: Roughly 5 million
  • Aircraft Parking Stands: Over 50