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Metropolitan Oak Intl Airport in Oakland, United States, Airport Code OAK

Metropolitan Oak Intl Airport Oakland Information

Introduction

Oakland Airport (OAK) is located 12 miles (19 kms) from Oakland, northern California, and serves around 15 million annual passengers to and from the San Francisco Bay Area metro region. Oakland Airport is one of three international airports in the San Francisco Bay area, and benefits from excellent transport links to Oakland and San Francisco. Airlines operating from the Oakland International Airport include Alaska Airlines, Horizon, Aloha, America West, American Airlines, Continental, Delta, JetBlue, Mexicana, North American Airlines, Southwest, SunTrips, United and United Express - serving key cities in the USA, plus Mexico and Hawaii.

Oakland Airport offers a selection of amenities and services for leisure and business travelers, including shops, restaurants and cafes, ATMs and business facilities. An extensive choice of parking options cover valet, short and long term options with shuttle linking passengers to the terminal building.

Ground transportation options to Oakland include buses (AC Transit lines 50 and N), Amtrak (AC Transit local Line 58), plus limos, taxis and car hire. Many travelers to Oakland take the regular BART shuttle service from the airport to Coliseum/Oakland Airport BART Station. Oakland Airport is also amongst the top 30 airports for cargo volume in the world.

Oakland International World Airport Guide provides you with access to a complete selection of Oakland airport hotels. Utilize the discounts offered directly from the hotel, with the assurance of secure booking. Extra services include airport car rental, airport car parking and flights to and from Oakland airport.

Metropolitan Oak Intl Airport Oakland Terminal Information

Terminals

The Oakland International Airport consists of two Terminals. Airlines operating from the Terminals of Oakland International Airport include Alaska Airlines, Aloha Airlines, American West Airlines, American Airlines, Continental Airlines, Delta Airlines, JetBlue, Mexicana Airlines, North American Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Suntrips, and United Express.

Facilities that are common to both Terminals of the Oakland International Airport include Information Counters, ATMs, Fax Services, Dataport Services, Restaurants, Bars, Postal Services, and Duty-free Shopping. Fully operational Business Centers are located in Terminal One at gate 8A and in Terminal Two at gate 20.

The Oakland International Airport also provides special facilities for the disabled. Lifts and ramps are available where necessary. Travelers needing Wheelchair Services are kindly requested to speak to their Airline Operators in advance.


Shopping

Duty Free


For shoppers looking for great prices, the Terminal One of the airport features a duty free shop conveniently situated in between International Gates One and Three.

Gift Shops


See's Candy, East Bay Trading Company, and the Gifted Traveler are amongst the many popular stores one would find at the Oakland International Airport.

Restaurants and Bars


Both terminals at the Oakland International Airport offer a fabulous array restaurants, cafes, and bars. They include Bay Bridge Bar and Deli, Bay City Café, Juice It Up, Round Table Pizza, School Knight's Café, and Your Black Muslim Bakery.


Business Services

Internet Access


Laptop Lane, the business center at the airport offers several services for business travelers. This includes high-speed Internet access. Dataports are also conveniently located throughout the terminals at the airport.


Fax and Photocopying


For the convenience of travelers on business, fax and photocopy services are provided at Laptop Lane. A branch of Laptop Lane is located nearby to Gate 8A in Terminal One and another is within close proximity to Gate 20 in Terminal Two.

Post


The Oakland International Airport features a Federal Express drop box nearby to the baggage storage area in Terminal One. In addition to this, United States Postal Service stamp machines are also featured at the Oakland International Airport.


Currency Exchange and ATMs

Automatic Teller Machines (ATMs)


As a convenience for travelers, ATMs of three banks are conveniently located throughout both terminals of the Oakland International Airport.


Extra Traveler Facilities

Tourist Information


Tourist Information can be obtained at the Information Desks located in both Terminals One and Two. For the convenience of travelers, Terminal One features two Information Desks.


Disabled Facilities

Elevators

Elevators provide convenient access to all parts of the two terminals of the Oakland International Airport.

Rampways

Rampways have been thoughtfully positioned to provide extra convenience for disabled travelers arriving at the airport.

Metropolitan Oak Intl Airport Oakland Airline Information

Airlines

The Oakland International Airport is served by the following Airlines.

Airlines


Alaska Airlines - +1 800 426 0333
Aloha Airlines - +1 800 367 5250
American West Airlines - +1 800 235 9292
American Airlines - +1 800 443 7300
Continental Airlines - +1 800 525 0280
Delta Airlines - +1 800 221 1212
JetBlue - +1 800 538 2583
Mexicana Airlines - +1 800 531 7921
North American Airlines - +1 800 359 6222
Southwest Airlines - +1 800 435 9792
Suntrips - +1 888 888 5019
United Express - +1 800 241 6522

Metropolitan Oak Intl Airport Oakland Car Rental

Car Rental

Major Car Rental companies such as Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Fox, Hertz, National, Payless and Thrifty operate from the Oakland International Airport. Travelers are advised to contact the relevant Car Rental companies for more details.

To hire a car from the Oakland International Airport take the Rental Car Shuttle from the Terminals to the Rental Car Center. The procedure is the other way around for travelers arriving at the Airport in a rented car.

Metropolitan Oak Intl Airport Oakland Car Parking

Airport Car Parking

The Oakland International Airport provides Hourly, Daily, Economy and Valet Car Parking Facilities for its patrons. These Car Parks are open 24 hours a day from Monday through Sunday. A free Shuttle Service is available from the Car Parking areas to the Airport's Terminals every ten minutes.

Hourly Parking


Hourly parking spaces are the ones closest to the airport terminal. This parking facility operates on a first come, first served basis.

Daily Parking


The Oakland International Airport offers daily parking facilities for motorists arriving at the airport.

Disabled Parking


The Oakland International Airport also offers special Parking Facilities for its disabled patrons. Convenient parking spaces are available in the Hourly and Daily A parking lots for disabled persons carrying the relevant Identification.

Metropolitan Oak Intl Airport Oakland Ground Transportation

Ground Transportation

The Oakland International Airport has a variety of transportation options available for travelers passing through its doors. These options include Taxis, Bus/Shuttle Services, and Public Bus Service.

Taxis


Taxis Services such as Friendly Cabs and Veteran's Cabs offer their services to travelers arriving at the Oakland International Airport.

Shuttle Vans and Buses


Evans Airport Service and Airport Express offer shuttle services through scheduled vehicles. Please check with your local travel agency for more details.

Public Bus Services


AC Transit lines 50 and N provide bus services to and from the Oakland International Airport. Line 50 operates every 15 minutes from 6:00 am to 9:00 pm and every 30 minutes from 9:00 pm to 12:00 am.

Metropolitan Oak Intl Airport Oakland Airport Security

Security

Introduction


Increased security measures are in operation in US airports. Information on what passengers are permitted and forbidden to take aboard is available to download here from the Transportation Security Administration (English version pdf) - http://www.tsa.gov/public/display?theme=183&content=09000519800720a4.

Information on issues including traveling with children, pets, transporting special items is available here http://www.tsa.gov/public/display?theme=175.

Prohibited Items

http://www.tsa.gov/interweb/assetlibrary/Permitted_Prohibited_12_18_2003.pdf

Visas, Immigration & Customs Information


For detailed information on visa requirements, immigration and customs, contact the consulate with relates to your destination.

US Immigration & Customs - http://www.customs.ustreas.gov/xp/cgov/travel/

Documentary requirements for travelers entering the US - http://www.customs.ustreas.gov/xp/cgov/travel/vacation/kbyg/documentary_req.xml


Baggage Stores


The Oakland International Airport offers baggage storage facilities for travelers. The Baggage Storage is located in Terminal One, nearby to the elevator to the Tower Lounge.

Lost & Found

Missing baggage:

The Oakland International Airport's Lost and Found is located in Terminal One of the airport. The Lost and Found is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm. For more information call the Lost and Found Hotline (510) 563 3982.

Help for stranded travelers:

Stranded travelers will find the Information Desks located in both Terminal One and Two of great assistance.

Metropolitan Oak Intl Airport Oakland Extra Facilities

Metropolitan Oak Intl Airport Oakland Maps and Directions

Oakland International Airport Map
Oakland International Airport Map

Oakland Area Map
Oakland Area Map

Maps and Directions

Driving Directions

From Highway 880 North


Travelers from Highway 880 North should follow the exit signs on 98th Avenue to arrive at the Oakland International Airport's main entrance.

From Highway 880 South


Travelers from Highway 880 South should use the Hegenberger Road Exit.

Thereafter, merge onto Hegenberger Road and continue straight ahead to the Airport. All lanes lead onto the Oakland International Airport grounds. Cross Doolittle at the Airport entrance.

On Entering The Airport


Travelers are advised to use the right lane to arrive at Terminal One, the Economy parking lot or the Cargo Facilities. To reach the Economy parking lot of the Oakland International Airport turn right on Alan Shephard Way and turn right again at the stop sign. The entrance to the parking lot is marked on your left. A second Economy parking lot is also available on the north side of Air Cargo Road. Turn right on Alan Shephard Way and go straight at the stop sign for Cargo facilities. Use the left lane to arrive Terminal Two of the Oakland International Airport, the Hourly and Daily parking lots and the rental car return area.

Longitude:122° 13' 0" W
Latitude:37° 43' 0" N

ADDRESS
Oakland International Airport
1 Airport Drive
Oakland
California 94621
USA
Number of Terminals: 2
Telephone: 510 563 3300
Fax: 510 430 9392
E-mail: Via the airport's website
Website: www.oaklandairport.com
Time Zone: GMT - 8 (GMT - 7 from the first Sunday in April to the last Sunday in October)
Location: The airport is located 19km (12 miles) southeast of Oakland
Country code:1

TRANSFER BETWEEN TERMINALS
The two terminals are linked by a covered pedestrian walkway.

DRIVING DIRECTIONS
From I-880 North or South, follow the exit signs on 98th Avenue or Hegenberger Road to the airport entrance. 98th Avenue is the main airport entrance.

CAR PARKING
The airport provides hourly, daily, economy and valet car parking facilities. A moving walkway and free shuttle buses link the two terminals and car parks.

CAR HIRE
Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Fox, Hertz, National and Thrifty are represented. Shuttles provide transport from the terminals to the rental car centre and there are telephones in the Arrivals areas of both terminals to arrange transport.

PUBLIC TRANSPORT
Water: For travel by ferry, AC Transit’s line no.58 bus connects Jack London Square and the Alameda/Oakland Ferry to Oakland International Airport. The ferry (website: www.eastbayferry.com) provides services to Alameda, San Francisco’s Ferry Terminal and Pier 39/Fisherman’s Wharf. Rail: AC Transit’s line no.58 bus connects the Amtrak Station at Jack London Square to Oakland International Airport. Road: Taxi: Taxis are readily available from Veteran’s Cab and Friendly Cab; regional shuttle services are also available to most destinations, including scheduled and door-to-door services. Bus: AirBART and AC Transit (website: www.actransit.org) buses run between the airport and the BART Oakland Coliseum rail station, for connections to BART services. Line N runs an hourly service at night between the airport and downtown Oakland and downtown San Francisco. Further ground transportation information is available (tel: 888 435 9625).

INFORMATION AND HELP DESKS
Information desks are centrally located in both terminals (tel: 510 563 2721).

AIRPORT FACILITIES
Money and communications: ATMs, fax and data port services and post boxes are available in both terminals. Eating and drinking: The airport has restaurants, coffee shops, snack bars and bars in both terminals. Shopping: There are shops in both terminals; duty-free is available in Terminal 1. Luggage: A lost property service is available in Terminal 1 (tel: 510 577 4095). There is a left-luggage office in Terminal 1. Other facilities: A paramedic service is available in the case of an emergency.

CONFERENCE AND BUSINESS FACILITIES
There are full-service Laptop Lane business centres at the airport located in Terminal 1 at gate 9 (tel: 510 969 3580) and in Terminal 2 at gate 20 (tel: 510 969 3570). The nearby Hilton Oakland Airport (tel: 510 635 5000) offers a full-service business centre and facilities ranging from small boardrooms to a theatre-style venue that can accommodate up to 810 people; high-speed Internet connections are available; a courtesy shuttle bus serves the airport.

DISABLED FACILITIES
Lifts and ramps are available where necessary; passengers requiring wheelchairs should contact their airline in advance. Disabled parking is available in both hourly and daily car parks. AirBART and AC Transit buses (website: www.actransit.org), as well as Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) rail stations (website: www.bart.gov) are fully wheelchair-accessible.

AIRPORT HOTELS
Hotels located within 3km (2 miles) of the airport are Courtyard Oakland Airport (tel: 510 568 7600), Days Inn Oakland Airport (tel: 510 568 1880), Hampton Inn Oakland Airport (tel: 510 632 8900), Hilton Oakland Airport (tel: 510 635 5000), Holiday Inn Express Oakland Airport (tel: 510 569 4400) and Holiday Inn Oakland International Airport (tel: 510 562 5311). All provide a courtesy shuttle service to/from the airport.


Metropolitan Oak Intl airport map

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