The cheapest times to fly from RNO to PEK are

  • March 5th to June 3rd (except the weeks of March 19th, April 16th, May 7th, and May 21st)
  • August 20th to December 9th

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 PEK is late September. Prices can be as high as $1956 for Saturday flights during early to mid June, or as low as $496 for Tuesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Beijing

Flying from Reno, NV (RNO) to Beijing (PEK) will usually cost between $507 to $1429 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 $527. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid June, with an average price of $1471. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $944 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $848 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RNO to PEK flight.

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

RNO to PEK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RNO to PEK flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Reno. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, 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 $140 (15%) 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 $783. Return trip prices are from the PEK 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 PEK can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 35 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking RNO to PEK

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 PEK — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $739
  • Average savings: $109 (12.86%)

See RNO to LAX flights

Hack #2: Las Vegas, NV (RNO > LAS > PEK)

  • Price for both tickets: $743
  • Average savings: $104 (12.3%)

See RNO to LAS flights

Hack #3: San Jose, CA (RNO > SJC > PEK)

  • Price for both tickets: $747
  • Average savings: $101 (11.86%)

See RNO to SJC flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 19 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Condor, Delta, Emirates, Hainan, JAL, JetBlue, Korean Air, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5891 miles or 9481 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RNO to PEK flight is about 11 hour 35 minutes.

How many flights go between Reno, NV and Beijing?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 22 available flights from RNO to PEK.


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 PEK
Destination airport name Capital International Airport
City Beijing
Country China
Latitude 40.1
Longitude 116.6


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