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The cheapest times to fly from DFW to RNO are

  • January 22nd to February 4th
  • February 19th to March 4th
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • May 28th to June 17th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from DFW to RNO is early September. Prices can be as high as $843 for Sunday flights during early March, or as low as $290 for Tuesday flights around early September.

 

When to Fly to Reno

Flying from Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) to Reno, NV (RNO) will usually cost between $309 to $455 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $327. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early March, with an average price of $532. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $206 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $374 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DFW to RNO flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the DFW to RNO route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

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DFW to RNO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DFW to RNO flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Dallas. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, which is below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Reno, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Dallas. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $52 (13%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $339. Return trip prices are from the RNO to DFW flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from DFW to RNO can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 24 minutes may be realistic.

 

Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from DFW to RNO while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Sacramento International Airport (SMF) in Sacramento, CA

  • 112 miles (180 km) away from RNO
  • Usually 9.63% less expensive than RNO
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to SMF flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from DFW to RNO? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Frontier, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Reno/Tahoe International Airport to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1342 miles or 2160 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from DFW to RNO?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DFW to RNO flight is about 3 hour 24 minutes.

How many flights go between Dallas/Fort Worth, TX and Reno, NV?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 82 available flights from DFW to RNO.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code DFW
Origination airport name Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport
City Dallas/Fort Worth, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 32.9
Longitude -97

Return Airport

Destination code RNO
Destination airport name Reno/Tahoe International Airport
City Reno, NV
Country the United States
Latitude 39.5
Longitude -119.8

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from DFW to RNO tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 35% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 12% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave RNO heading for DFW about 17 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Reno, NV is about 7 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • American: 17 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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