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12-08-2015 - Oakland Flights on Southwest Airlines Starting June 2016

Reno-Tahoe International Airport (RNO) proudly announces daily non-stop service to Oakland, CA on Southwest Airlines beginning June 5, 2016. Southwest will offer three flights per day between Reno-Tahoe and the Bay Area.

“Southwest is bringing back Oakland,” said Marily Mora, President/CEO of Reno-Tahoe International Airport. “The community asked for the return of the Oakland flight and we are happy to announce that the non-stop flight to the Bay is back, thanks to Southwest.”  

Southwest flew the Oakland-Reno route until June of 2013. Getting the non-stop Oakland service back has been a top priority for the airport ever since. The business and the tourism community came together to make the flight possible.

 “Non-stop Oakland service will give both business and leisure travelers another option for travel between Reno and the Bay Area,” said Mora. “But now it is truly a case of ‘use it or lose it’ and it is up to the community to fill the seats.”

Southwest Airlines will fly the route between Reno-Tahoe International and Oakland International Airport, with a 143-seat Boeing 737-700 aircraft. Flight times are as follows:

Depart Reno

Arrive Oakland

Depart Oakland

Arrive Reno

6:40 a.m.

7:45 a.m.

10:50 a.m.

11:40 a.m.

9:30 a.m.

10:35 a.m.

3:50 p.m.

4:40 p.m.

5:35 p.m.

6:40 p.m.

8:45 p.m.

9:35 p.m.

To inaugurate the new service, Southwest is offering introductory one-way fares as low as $49 on flights between Oakland and Reno. For more details, visit www.southwest.com.

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