The cheapest times to fly from RNO to ITM are

  • January 8th to April 8th (except the week of March 26th)
  • September 3rd to December 9th (except the week of November 19th)

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 ITM is late September. Prices can be as high as $4368 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $1094 for Tuesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Osaka

Flying from Reno, NV (RNO) to Osaka (ITM) will usually cost between $1096 to $2038 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $1180. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $2321. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1141 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1338 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RNO to ITM flight.

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

RNO to ITM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RNO to ITM flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Reno. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, 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. Saturdays 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 $271 (17%) 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 $1291. Return trip prices are from the ITM 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 ITM can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 44 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 ITM while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Kansai International Airport (KIX) in Osaka

  • 27 miles (43 km) away from ITM
  • Usually 3.70% less expensive than ITM
  • 1-layover flights available

See RNO to KIX flights


Flight Hacking RNO to ITM

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from RNO to ITM — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Las Vegas, NV (RNO > LAS > ITM)

  • Price for both tickets: $879
  • Average savings: $459 (34.3%)

See RNO to LAS flights

Hack #2: San Jose, CA (RNO > SJC > ITM)

  • Price for both tickets: $1069
  • Average savings: $269 (20.11%)

See RNO to SJC flights

Hack #3: Los Angeles, CA (RNO > LAX > ITM)

  • Price for both tickets: $1087
  • Average savings: $251 (18.73%)

See RNO to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alaska, American, ANA, Delta, Garuda Indonesia, JAL, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Osaka International Airport to Reno/Tahoe International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5416 miles or 8716 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RNO to ITM flight is about 10 hour 44 minutes.

How many flights go between Reno, NV and Osaka?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from RNO to ITM.


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 ITM
Destination airport name Osaka International Airport
City Osaka
Country Japan
Latitude 34.8
Longitude 135.4


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