The cheapest times to fly from PHX to RNO are
- August 6th to February 25th (except the weeks of August 20th, December 24th, and January 8th)
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 PHX to RNO is early December. Prices can be as high as $710 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $240 for Tuesday flights around early December.
When to Fly to Reno
Flying from Phoenix, AZ (PHX) to Reno, NV (RNO) will usually cost between $240 to $359 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $243. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $343. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $99 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $265 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PHX to RNO flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the PHX to RNO route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the PHX to RNO flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Phoenix. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.27, 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 out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $32 (11%) 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 $261. Return trip prices are from the RNO to PHX flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from PHX to RNO can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 4 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 PHX to RNO while comparing.
- 112 miles (180 km) away from RNO
- Usually 17.64% less expensive than RNO
- Nonstop flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from PHX to RNO? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Emirates, Frontier, JetBlue, Qantas, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Reno/Tahoe International Airport to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 601 miles or 967 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from PHX to RNO?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop PHX to RNO flight is about 2 hour 4 minutes.
How many flights go between Phoenix, AZ and Reno, NV?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 58 available flights from PHX to RNO.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Reno/Tahoe International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from PHX to RNO tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 25% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 19% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave RNO heading for PHX about 8 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Reno, NV is about 2 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- Southwest: 9 minutes late
- American: 17 minutes late
- SkyWest: 1 minutes late
- Mesa: 3 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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