Fly OAK to Hawaii and Europe and Park Free

Press Release

For Immediate Release
October 1, 2015

Fly OAK to Hawaii and Europe and Park Free

Plan your Winter Escape from OAK and Get Up to Five Days Free Parking


Oakland, CA – October 1, 2015: Oakland International Airport (OAK) is offering up to 5 days free parking in the close in and convenient Daily Lot – a value of up to $110 – when you fly a nonstop flight from OAK to Hawaii or Europe.

“Starting an overseas journey to Hawaii or Europe from OAK adds convenience and certainty for Bay Area travelers,” said Kristi McKenney, Acting Director of Aviation for the Port of Oakland, adding, “our expanded schedule of flights to four Hawaiian Islands and to Europe has proven to be enormously popular with the traveling public. Combined with some great low fares currently available, this parking offer adds even more value. We invite all Bay Area travelers to depart from OAK for their winter vacations, family gatherings and holiday getaways.”

Both Hawaiian Airlines ( and Alaska Airlines ( provide island hospitality and award winning service on state of the art aircraft from OAK to all four major Hawaiian destinations including Honolulu, Oahu; Kahului, Maui; Lihue, Kauai and Kailua-Kona on the Island of Hawaii.  Current fares are as low as $219 each way, taxes included, making it the perfect time to book a winter getaway to the Hawaiian Islands.

Norwegian (, named “Best Airline in Europe 2015” at the prestigious Passenger Choice Awards, offers twice weekly 787 Dreamliner service with nonstop flights from OAK to Stockholm, Sweden this winter. There is also connecting service to points beyond in Europe, Northern Africa and the Middle East. Current fares are remarkably, as low as $210 each way, taxes included, just in time for a winter holiday abroad.

Oakland International Airport’s Park Free Winter promotion runs from October 1, 2015 through March 31, 2016. Travelers departing OAK on nonstop flights to Hawaii or Europe can get up to 5 days free parking in the airport’s Daily Lot.

In order to receive free parking, travelers must complete an easy registration at The registration initiates the issuance of a unique Park Free coupon. This printed coupon must be presented together with a printed copy of a qualifying OAK round-trip e-ticket itinerary, boarding pass, or other proof of purchase, and an ID to a cashier upon exiting the airport lot.

Year-Round Parking Discounts For On-Airport Parking
Ample parking within short walking distance of passenger terminals is always available on-airport at OAK, with a range of products to offer for every budget. In addition to this winter’s Park Free promotion, OAK is offering travelers to any destination $4 off the daily rate for parking in its Economy Lot or $8 off per day in Premier, Hourly and Daily lots. Frequent travelers can get a day of free Daily Lot parking with the purchase of three days at regular rates by using OAK’s Frequent Parker program. Businesses can save $10 off daily rates for Premier, Hourly or Daily lots by registering in the OAK Corporate Parker program.

Details, requirements and registration for OAK parking programs are available at

About Hawaiian Airlines
Hawaiian® has led all U.S. carriers in on-time performance for each of the past 11 years (2004-2014) as reported by the U.S. Department of Transportation. Consumer surveys by Conde Nast Traveler, Travel + Leisure and Zagat have all ranked Hawaiian the highest of all domestic airlines serving Hawaii.

Now in its 86th year of continuous service, Hawaiian is Hawaii’s biggest and longest-serving airline, as well as the largest provider of passenger air service from its primary visitor markets on the U.S. Mainland. Hawaiian offers non-stop service to Hawaii from more U.S. gateway cities (11) than any other airline, along with service from Japan, South Korea, China, Australia, New Zealand, American Samoa and Tahiti. Hawaiian also provides approximately 160 jet flights daily between the Hawaiian Islands, with a total of more than 200 daily flights system-wide.

Hawaiian Airlines, Inc. is a subsidiary of Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: HA). Additional information is available at Follow updates on Twitter about Hawaiian (@HawaiianAir) and become a fan on its Facebook page.

About Alaska Airlines
Alaska Airlines, a subsidiary of Alaska Air Group (NYSE: ALK), together with its partner regional airlines, serves more than 100 cities through an expansive network in the United States, Canada and Mexico. Alaska Airlines ranked “Highest in Customer Satisfaction Among Traditional Carriers in North America” in the J.D. Power North America Airline Satisfaction Study for eight consecutive years from 2008 to 2015. Alaska Airlines’ Mileage Plan also ranked “Highest in Customer Satisfaction with Airline Loyalty Rewards Programs” in the J.D. Power 2014 and 2015 Airline Loyalty/Rewards Program Satisfaction Report For reservations, visit For more news and information, visit the Alaska Airlines Newsroom at

About Norwegian
Founded in 1993 and headquartered in Oslo, Norway, award-winning Norwegian Air Shuttle is the third largest low-cost carrier in Europe and the world’s seventh largest. Norwegian offers more nonstop European destinations from the United States than any other European airline with seamless connections across the continent. Norwegian offers 34 nonstop routes from the U.S. to London and Scandinavia, as well as six routes from the U.S. to the Caribbean. Onboard features include more legroom than most competitors and free in-flight Wi-Fi on short-haul routes. The airline carried close to 24 million passengers last year on the world’s most modern and eco-friendly fleet to its network that stretches across Europe into North Africa and the Middle East, as well as long-haul flights to the U.S. and Southeast Asia – a total of more than 440 routes to 132 destinations. Over 5,500 people in Scandinavia, Europe, Asia, and the US work for Norwegian. Follow @Fly_Norwegian on Twitter, join the discussion on Facebook and keep up with our adventures on Instagram. For more information on Norwegian and its network, visit

About the Port of Oakland
The Port of Oakland oversees the Oakland seaport, Oakland International Airport, and 20 miles of waterfront. Together with its business partners, the Port supports more than 73,000 jobs in the region and nearly 827,000 jobs across the United States. Connect with the Port of Oakland and Oakland International Airport through Facebook, or with the Port on Twitter, YouTube and at

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Mona Hernandez
OAK Aviation Marketing and Communications
510-563-6500 (after hours)
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