The flight time from Phoenix to Reno is 1 hour, 46 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves PHX Phoenix, AZ 2 minutes early.
15 minutes taxiing out
1 hour, 27 minutes in the air
4 minutes taxiing in
Arrives RNO Reno, NV 4 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?


Flight Summary

The flight time from Phoenix to Reno is 1 hour, 46 minutes. The time spent in the air is 1 hour, 27 minutes.

The flight distance from Phoenix to Reno is 601 Miles.

Reverse Journey

Reno to Phoenix
1 hour, 41 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

1h 41m
1h 48m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flight Time by Time of Day ?

12AM06AM12PM06PM 30m1h1h 30m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flights By Time of Day ?


Flights Per Week



601 Miles

Flights By Month ?


Flights By Day of Week ?


Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)


Frequently Asked Questions

How far is Phoenix from Reno by plane?

The distance from Phoenix to Reno by plane is 601 Miles. This is the air distance on the most direct route taken by the vast majority of flights.

How long is the flight from Phoenix to Reno?

The flight time from Phoenix to Reno is 1 hour, 46 minutes. The time spent in the air is 1 hour, 27 minutes. These numbers are averages. In reality, it varies by airline with Southwest being the fastest taking 1 hour, 41 minutes, and American the slowest taking 1 hour, 48 minutes.

What airlines fly from Phoenix to Reno?

American and Southwest are the airlines with direct flights from Phoenix to Reno.

Does Southwest fly from Phoenix to Reno?

Yes! Southwest does fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Reno (RNO). On average, they have 13 flights per week on this route. This may vary seasonally, please check the chart above for more details.

Tables and Explanations

Data Source

Our information is computed from the latest available data from the US Department of Transportation.

Average Timeline Timeline Chart

The average timeline contains the median time a flight spends in 3 stages. The first of these three stages is taxiing out which includes the time from the flight leaving the gate to taking off. The second stage is in the air, which includes the time spent from the flight leaving the ground to touching back down at the end of it's journey. The last stage is taxiing in, which is from when the flight touches down to the flight arriving at it's gate.

The average timeline also estimates on average of when the flight will leave and arrive relative to it's stated departure time.

Leaves Phoenix 2 minutes early
Taxi Out Time 15 minutes
In the Air 87 minutes
Taxiing In 4 minutes
Arrives Reno 4 minutes early

Flight Reliability Reliability Chart

The reliability of an airline measures how often the airline's flights on this route are cancelled or delayed more than 20 minutes. For example, from Phoenix to Reno, Southwest is 82% reliable, which means that Southwest flights are on time 82% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
American 85% 14% 1%
Southwest 82% 16% 2%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between Phoenix and Reno, this is due to different operational factors on the ground, as well as scheduling of planes. Each airline's flight time is split into three stages which are described above in the "Average Timeline" section. There are also miscellaneous operational issues which are included in the below total but are not accounted for in one of the three stages.

Airline Taxiing Out
In the Air
Taxiing In
Southwest 10 86 4 101
American 16 87 4 108

Flights By Time of Day Flight Time By Day Chart

This one is pretty self explanatory, it represents the number of flights that leave the gate in a given hour of the day. The tricky thing here is that this is normally not a whole number since it is an average over 52 weeks. Partial numbers may indicate that a flight may be seasonal or may take off at different times due to different operational factors.

Time Count
7am 0.63
10am 0.22
8pm 0.72
8am 0.86
9am 0.64
2pm 0.34
12pm 0.19
10pm 0.07
11pm 0.02
5pm 0.22
11am 0.21
4pm 0.46
1pm 0.77
9pm 1.01
7pm 0.07

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from Phoenix to Reno that take off in a given month of the year. This number changes because some flights are seasonal, and almost all flights have uneven demand througout the year.

Month Count
January 185
February 168
March 186
April 177
May 206
June 207
July 214
August 213
September 195
October 214
November 201
December 218

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from Phoenix to Reno that take off on a given day of the week. Some routes only have enough demand to sustain a few trips a week, while others have many flights a day. This number is also an average across the year, and hence may not be a whole number.

Day Count
Monday 6.67
Tuesday 6.54
Wednesday 6.56
Thursday 6.52
Friday 6.62
Saturday 6.25
Sunday 6.69

Flight per Airline (per Week) Flights By Airline Chart

How many times an airline flies this route in a week. Different factors play into how often a carrier chooses to fly a given route including it's need to connect disparate routes, and demand.

Airline Flights per Week
American 1
Southwest 0

Flight Time By Time of Day Flight Time by Time of Day Chart

The total flight time varies by each hour of the day due to factors such as airport traffic. More flights leaving an airport may cause higher taxi in or taxi out times. See the description of the average timeline above for a deeper discussion of each of these times.

Time Taxi Out
In the Air
Taxi In
7am 18 87 4 110
10am 18 88 5 113
8pm 14 84 4 103
8am 14 88 4 106
9am 16 85 5 106
2pm 16 90 4 112
12pm 10 88 4 103
10pm 9 89 4 103
11pm 15 88 5 106
5pm 14 87 4 106
11am 16 90 5 112
4pm 15 84 3 103
1pm 14 86 4 106
9pm 10 86 4 101
7pm 10 88 4 104
* Delayed more than 20 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.