LEXINGTON, Ky. - Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) today announces new service from Lexington's Blue Grass Airport to Washington, D.C. and Savannah, Georgia. To celebrate the company, known for its exceptional travel deals, is offering one-way fares for as low as $39.*
"We're very excited to offer residents of Kentucky's Bluegrass Region their only ultra-low-cost, nonstop option to visit these historical and exciting destinations," said Jude Bricker, Allegiant senior vice president of planning. "We're sure Lexington area travelers will take advantage of this service to enjoy all D.C. and Savannah / Hilton Head have to offer."
Seasonal nonstop service from Blue Grass Airport (LEX) to:
1. Savannah / Hilton Head International Airport (SAV) - begins June 2, 2016 with fares as low as $39*
2. Baltimore / Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) - begins June 3, 2016 with fares as low as $39*
Flight days, times and the lowest fares can be found only at Allegiant.com.
"We are tremendously excited and grateful that Allegiant is adding more nonstop destinations for the citizens of Lexington and central Kentucky," said Eric Frankl, executive director of Blue Grass Airport. "The airport continues to focus on creating a business environment that is attractive for the airlines, and Allegiant continues to invest in our community by offering new markets. We hope travelers in our region will respond by supporting this new service and their local airport."
Allegiant offers a unique travel option to Lexington travelers. Focusing on low-cost leisure travel, the company provides customers with low base fares averaging nearly half of the cost of the average domestic round-trip fare. Allegiant's innovative business model has allowed the company to grow from one aircraft and one route just over a decade ago, to providing convenient, affordable service in over 100 communities nationwide.
*About the introductory one-way fares:
Seats are limited. Price includes taxes and fees. Fares are one way and not available on all flights. Must be purchased by Jan. 13, 2016 for travel by Aug. 16, 2016. Price displayed reflects purchase by debit card; purchase by credit card subject to surcharge not to exceed $8 each way per passenger. See Allegiant.com for details. For optional services and baggage fees, please visit Allegiant.com. Additional restrictions may apply.
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Las Vegas-based Allegiant Travel Company (NASDAQ: ALGT) is focused on linking travelers in small cities to world-class leisure destinations. The company operates a low-cost, high-efficiency, all-jet passenger airline through its subsidiary, Allegiant Air, while also offering other travel-related products such as hotel rooms, rental cars, and attraction tickets. All can be purchased through the company website, Allegiant.com. The company has been named one of America's 100 Best Small Companies by Forbes Magazine for five consecutive years. In 2014, AVIATION WEEK ranked Allegiant the Top-Performing Airline in North America for the third consecutive year. For downloadable press kit, including photos, visit: http://gofly.us/VB3OR.
About Blue Grass Airport
Blue Grass Airport, located in Lexington, Kentucky, is served by four major airlines providing convenient non-stop service to 15 cities and connecting service to hundreds of destinations worldwide. Receive the latest airport news by liking us on Facebook at facebook.com/bluegrassairport or following us on Twitter @bgairport.