News release from Allegiant
ASHEVILLE, N.C. Feb. 22, 2019 - Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) today launches new, nonstop service from Asheville to Sarasota Bradenton International Airport (SRQ). To celebrate, the company is offering fares on the new route as low as $59 each way.*
"We're thrilled to launch new nonstop service connecting these two vibrant areas," said Drew Wells, Allegiant vice president of planning and revenue. "Sarasota / Bradenton and Asheville have proven to have terrific synergy, and we know travelers in both directions will love our brand of friendly, affordable service."
The new year-round flights will operate twice weekly. With the addition of this new route, Allegiant now serves eight cities from Asheville Regional Airport (AVL). Flight days, times and the lowest fares can be found only at Allegiant.com.
"Allegiant keeps growing in western North Carolina, providing service to great leisure destinations for our local travelers," said Lew Bleiweis, A.A.E., executive director of the Greater Asheville Regional Airport Authority. "The Sarasota / Bradenton area is known for its beautiful beaches and is a great addition to the flight options from AVL. I encourage travelers to check out this option and book a trip. We also look forward to welcoming more visitors from Florida to our area and congratulate Allegiant on their continued success in western North Carolina."
Allegiant offers a unique option to Asheville-area travelers with low base fares and savings on rental cars and hotels. Travelers can book their entire vacation with Allegiant for less.
*About the introductory one-way fares:
Price displayed reflects purchase of a round-trip itinerary and includes taxes, carrier charges & government fees. Seats and dates are limited and fares are not available on all flights. Flights must be purchased by Feb. 24, 2019 for travel between Apr. 1, 2019 and May 31, 2019. Fare rules, routes and schedules are subject to change without notice. Optional baggage charges and additional restrictions may apply. For more details, optional services and baggage fees, please visit Allegiant.com.
Las Vegas-based Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) is focused on linking travelers to world-class leisure destinations. The airline offers industry-low fares on an all-jet fleet while also offering other travel-related products such as hotel rooms and rental cars. All can be purchased only through the company website, Allegiant.com. Beginning with one aircraft and one route in 1999, the company has grown to over 80 aircraft and more than 300 routes across the country with base airfares less than half the cost of the average domestic round-trip ticket. For downloadable press kit, including photos, visit: http://gofly.us/ToZT30iauev.
Allegiant Public Relations