City of AustinFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
The new seasonal routes to Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) include four new nonstop destinations.
(This press release was provided by Allegiant, and the original release can be found here)
LAS VEGAS, Jan. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) announced four new nonstop routes from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS), as part of an air service announcment on Jan. 14, 2020. To celebrate the largest expansion in Allegiant's history, the company is offering one-way fares on the new routes as low as $33.*
This major addition to service is driven by Allegiant's goal of connecting leisure travelers in underserved cities to popular destinations around the country. Most of the 44 new routes are non-competitive, with no other airline providing service between those airports.
"There is a lot of leisure demand for cities that are regional destinations, and this route expansion will address some of that need," said Drew Wells, Allegiant vice president of planning and revenue. "Also, this growth is about Allegiant being true to our mission as a company. We're increasing the number of low-cost, affordable travel options for people who may otherwise be priced out of air travel."
The new seasonal routes to Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) include:
- Des Moines, Iowavia Des Moines International Airport (DSM) – beginning May 21, 2020 with one-way fares as low as $55.*
- Asheville, North Carolina via Asheville International Airport (AVL) – beginning May 22, 2020 with one-way fares as low as $55.*
- Knoxville, Tennesseevia McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS) – beginning May 22, 2020 with fares as low as $55.*
- Grand Rapids, Michigan via Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GRR) – beginning May 22, 2020 with one-way fares as low as $55.*
The new nonstop routes will operate twice weekly. Flight days, times and the lowest fares can be found only at Allegiant.com.
*About the introductory one-way fares:
Seats and dates are limited and fares are not available on all flights. Flights must be purchased by Jan. 16, 2020 for travel by Aug. 15, 2020 through Nov. 16, 2020, depending on route. Price displayed includes taxes, carrier charges & government fees. 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.
Allegiant Travel Company
Las Vegas-based Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) is an integrated travel company with an airline at its heart, focused on connecting customers with premier leisure experiences - from vacations to hometown family entertainment. Since 1999, Allegiant Air has linked travelers in small-to-medium cities to world-class vacation destinations with all-nonstop flights and industry-low average fares. Today, Allegiant serves more than 450 routes across the country, with base airfares less than half the cost of the average domestic roundtrip ticket. Allegiant's Sunseeker Resorts subsidiary is currently under construction with its inaugural resort property, Sunseeker Resort Charlotte Harbor in Southwest Florida - a unique waterside integrated resort like no other. And a growing group of Allegiant Nonstop family entertainment centers offer state-of-the art indoor games and attractions to thrill seekers of all ages. For more information, visit us at Allegiant.com. Media information, including photos, is available at http://gofly.us/iiFa303wrtF