April in Paris starts today for Oakland International Airport

Oakland, Calif. – April 10, 2018: Today, it becomes much easier to travel between Paris and the San Francisco Bay Area, thanks to Norwegian Air and its new nonstop service to Oakland International Airport (OAK). Officials at OAK announce that the new nonstop service between OAK and Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG), arrives this afternoon operated by a Boeing 787 Dreamliner.

The flight will operate 4-times weekly, on Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday, and cover the 5,561 miles in approximately 11 hours. Charles de Gaulle is the largest of the Paris-area airports.

“We’re especially delighted to welcome this new nonstop flight between Paris and Oakland,” said Bryant L. Francis, Director of Aviation for the Port of Oakland. “Since its arrival at OAK in 2014, Norwegian has continued to be a key partner in growing Oakland as a major gateway between Europe and the San Francisco Bay Area.  This new Paris route brings OAK even more into focus as an easy and convenient choice for travelers both locally and abroad.”

The route from Paris joins a half dozen nonstop routes launched by Norwegian between Europe and Oakland since the airline’s arrival in 2014, including Barcelona, Copenhagen, London-Gatwick, Oslo, Stockholm and Rome.

One-way fares are now available as low as $179 on Norwegian.com.

About Oakland International Airport and the Port of Oakland

The vision of Oakland International Airport is to offer customers a world-class experience and be the airport of choice for Bay Area residents and visitors alike. OAK is operated by The Port of Oakland, which also oversees the Oakland seaport 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.

For up-to-the-minute departure and arrival information, airport maps, and details on shopping, dining, transportation, and more, visit www.oaklandairport.com. Don’t forget to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

*Flight prices displayed at Norwegian.com on April 9, 2018.

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