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Travelers usually depart from O Hare International, Chicago Midway International, Chicago, IL - Union Station, Chicago Rockford International, or Chicago Downtown Greyhound Station when they travel from Chicago to Reno. Book your trip to arrive at Reno–Tahoe International, Reno railway station, Reno, NV Train Station, or Reno. The distance between Chicago and Reno is 2686 km. The most popular airlines for this route are United Airlines, American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, Frontier Airlines, and Allegiant Air. Chicago and Reno have 315 direct flights per week.

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Reno travel tips

1) What is the biggest place for shopping in Reno?

Meadowood Mall is the biggest shopping centre in Reno. You will find a great variety of retailers, salons, and restaurants here. Good American brands are also available; explore American Eagle Outfitters, Express, Coach, Forever 21, Pandora, Silver & Blue Outfitters, and more.

2) How can I get around between the airport and the city of Reno?

The best ways to get around between the airport and Reno is North Lake Tahoe Express or South Tahoe Airporter. Both of them cost around $30.

3) Snack simply at Miguel's in Reno

If you need a simple snack at an affordable price, stand by Miguel's at 1415 S Virginia Street. Tres Enchiladas and Bisteck Ranchero are very tasty! An average bill for a hearty meal is $10 here.

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Chicago to Reno?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Chicago and Reno takes around 4.3 hours.
What is the flight distance between Chicago and Reno?
The flight distance between Chicago and Reno is 2686 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Chicago and Reno?
Several carriers operate flights between Chicago and Reno. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include United Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Chicago?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Chicago and Las Vegas, Guadalajara, Denver, Orlando, Phoenix, Mexico City, Paris, Barcelona, Tampa, Miami, London, Rome, Los Angeles, Madrid, Fort Myers, Athens, San Francisco, New York, Austin, Atlanta.
What are the most popular routes to and from Reno?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Reno and Las Vegas, Denver, San Diego, Atlanta, Dallas, Minneapolis, Los Angeles, Detroit, Austin, Phoenix, Washington, D.C., Houston, Orlando, New York, Philadelphia, Burbank, Boston, Cincinnati, Seattle, Indianapolis.
Which airports are there in Chicago?
Chicago is mainly served by O Hare International. But there are other airports nearby, including Chicago Midway International, Chicago Rockford International.
What airports are near Chicago?
The main airport in Chicago is O Hare International. It is also served by General Mitchell International, Gerald R. Ford International, Dane County Regional, General Wayne A. Downing Peoria International, Central Illinois Regional, Fort Wayne International, Quad City International, South Bend International, Muskegon County, Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International.
What airports are near Reno?
The main airport in Reno is Reno–Tahoe International. It is also served by Sacramento International, Reno–Tahoe International, Stockton Metropolitan, Mammoth Yosemite.
What buses and trains depart from Chicago?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Chicago, including Amtrak train.
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