Flying to Reno/Tahoe International Airport
We can pick you up
We encourage you to find someone to pick you up at the airport. With prior notification of at least 2 weeks we can arrange to have someone meet you at the airport to transport you to temporary housing.
Please fill out and submit a Request for Airport Pickup form. Taxis are also available 24-hours a day throughout Reno. From the Reno/Tahoe International Airport to the University, a taxi costs about $30, including tip.
Please note: Volunteers who receive you at the airport do not provide temporary housing. It is your responsibility to arrange a place to stay. Please mail or fax (775) 327-5845 the Airport Arrival Notice or email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org with your arrival information. Please make sure to ask only one person to pick you up.
The Reno/Tahoe International Airport is only 15 minutes from the university campus and downtown. Reno can be reached very easily via San Francisco or Los Angeles. Most commonly, connecting flights are arranged through San Francisco, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, and other major cities.
Note -Customs and Border Protection (CBP) : When you arrive in the United States, a CBP officer will stamp the travel document of each arriving non-immigrant traveler. The admission stamp will show the date of admission, class of admission, and the date that the traveler is admitted until. Travelers will also receive on arrival a flier alerting them to go to CBP.gov/I94 for their admission record information