The Future of RNO is More

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Reduced Speeds and Lane Closures in front of Ticketing Hall

Reduce speed and follow signage. The lanes closest to the Ticketing Hall are closed and passenger drop-off has moved to the outside three lanes closest to the parking garage. Please arrive at least two hours before your departing flight.

More of What You Love

 

RTAA is transforming the travel experience with a multi-year program, MoreRNO. This construction program—the largest ever at the airport—will bring passengers more of what they love. RNO will have more local restaurants, more shops, more space to park cars, more room to hug loved ones, more art from the thriving Reno arts scene, and more architecture inspired by the Reno-Tahoe region.

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Ticketing Hall & Road Construction

Inner Lanes Closed for Construction

All Passenger Drop-Off and Pick-up will occur through the three west (left) lanes closest to the parking garage. The curb area located south of the sky bridge is dedicated to passenger drop-off and the curb area located north of the sky bridge is dedicated to passenger pick-up.

Reduced Ticketing Hall Entrances

RNO is temporarily consolidating entries in the Ticketing Hall to one at the north and one at the south starting October 13, 2022.

Use our Free Waiting Lot

People picking up passengers should use the free waiting lot and check with airlines to ensure flights are on time.

Drop-off & Pick-up

FAQ’s on Construction Impacts

Where is Passenger Drop-off?

Please follow signage and entrances for your airline. Drop-off is located on the outer curb with signage for each airline.

Where is Passenger Pick-up?

Please follow signage. Passenger Pick-up is located on the outer curb past the sky bridge near baggage claim. Those picking up passengers should use the Free Waiting Lot to alleviate congestion.

How will construction affect passenger parking at the airport?

Parking is not effected by construction, however the parking entrance may be congested along the loop road during peak travel times. Please check the real-time parking availability feature before heading to the airport.

Will construction affect employee access to Green Lot Parking?

Please follow signage. If you currently have access to park in the Green Lot, you will continue to be able to park there. Please drive with caution and be aware of construction vehicles and passengers exiting from the Yellow Lot.

Will construction affect Ground Transportation Operators?

Yes – Ground Transportation Operators will be notified of upcoming adjustments. For more information please contact gt@renoairport.com.

Overview

Construction Timeline

2022

  1. 2022

    Ticketing Hall Expansion

    The first step in the MoreRNO Program will be an expansion to the Ticketing Hall. We will improve wayfinding for passengers, open up the space, include more natural light, add restrooms and allow for future touchless travel technology. This will result in changes to the loop road and Ticketing Hall entrances during construction.

    • Improve passenger wayfinding, queuing, circulation and amenities
    • Build restrooms in ticketing hall
    • Allow for advanced travel technology
  2. 2023

    Loop Road Improvements

    • Provide critical improvements associated with safety and security
    • Meets full ADA requirements
    • Additional upgrades to be announced
    Rendering of Airport Loop Road
  3. 2023

    ConRAC & Ground Transportation Center

    • Improve customer experience for rental cars, parking, transportation network companies (ride shares) and taxis/cabs
    • Provide additional public parking facilities in close proximity to the terminal
    • Public/Private partnership – 3rd party privately financed
    • Airport Authority retains concession and facility lease revenue
    Initial Rendering of GTC Building
  4. 2024

    New Concourses

    • Improve experience for passengers, airlines, tenants, and airport employees
    • Increase revenue with more food and retail options
    • More gates to accommodate larger aircraft and improve operations
    • Improved technologies to help with airline scheduling and shared kiosks