The cheapest times to fly from RNO to LOS are

  • January 15th to May 27th
  • October 29th to November 18th

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 LOS is late March. Prices can be as high as $3268 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $1158 for Tuesday flights around late March.


When to Fly to Lagos

Flying from Reno, NV (RNO) to Lagos (LOS) will usually cost between $1452 to $2113 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late March with an average ticket price of $1408. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $2266. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $858 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1477 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RNO to LOS flight.

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

RNO to LOS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RNO to LOS 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 $0.12, 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. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Lagos, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Reno. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $189 (9%) 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 $1598. Return trip prices are from the LOS 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 LOS can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 41 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking RNO to LOS

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 LOS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (RNO > LAX > LOS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1126
  • Average savings: $351 (23.76%)

See RNO to LAX flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (RNO > JFK > LOS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1170
  • Average savings: $307 (20.79%)

See RNO to JFK flights

Hack #3: Boston, MA (RNO > BOS > LOS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1177
  • Average savings: $300 (20.31%)

See RNO to BOS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 18 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7614 miles or 12254 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RNO to LOS flight is about 14 hour 41 minutes.

How many flights go between Reno, NV and Lagos?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from RNO to LOS.


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 LOS
Destination airport name Murtala Muhammed Airport
City Lagos
Country Nigeria
Latitude 6.6
Longitude 3.3


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