The cheapest times to fly from RNO to AUS are

  • January 8th to February 18th
  • May 28th to June 17th
  • August 13th to December 16th (except the weeks of November 19th and November 26th)

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 RNO to AUS is mid October. Prices can be as high as $774 for Sunday flights during mid March, or as low as $274 for Tuesday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Austin

Flying from Reno, NV (RNO) to Austin, TX (AUS) will usually cost between $294 to $483 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $318. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid March, with an average price of $453. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $135 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $366 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RNO to AUS flight.

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

RNO to AUS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RNO to AUS flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Reno. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, which is far 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 $119 (27%) 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 $315. Return trip prices are from the AUS to RNO flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from RNO to AUS can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 30 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from RNO to AUS while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: San Antonio International Airport (SAT) in San Antonio, TX

  • 66 miles (106 km) away from AUS
  • Usually 0.82% less expensive than AUS
  • 1-layover flights available

See RNO to SAT flights

Destination alternative #2: Waco Regional Airport (ACT) in Waco, TX

  • 101 miles (163 km) away from AUS
  • Usually 0.82% less expensive than AUS
  • 1-layover flights available

See RNO to ACT flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from RNO to AUS? 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 Austin – Bergstrom International Airport to Reno/Tahoe International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1403 miles or 2258 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RNO to AUS flight is about 3 hour 30 minutes.

How many flights go between Reno, NV and Austin, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 63 available flights from RNO to AUS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code AUS
Destination airport name Austin – Bergstrom International Airport
City Austin, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 30.2
Longitude -97.7


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