SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO--(Marketwired - December 14, 2016) - Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) this week launches its first flights to San Juan, Puerto Rico, the company's newest destination city. To celebrate, the company known for its exceptional travel deals is offering one-way fares on the new routes for as low as $69.*
"We are pleased to begin our first scheduled service into the Caribbean via San Juan with new nonstop service from three major cities," said Jude Bricker, Allegiant chief operating officer. "Puerto Rico is a top vacation destination for travelers, and we anticipate our new, affordable nonstop service will be very popular."
Nonstop service from San Juan Luis Muñoz Marín Airport (SJU) to:
- Orlando Sanford International Airport (SFB) - begins Dec. 14, 2016 with fares as low as $69*
- Cincinnati International Airport (CVG) - begins Dec. 17, 2016 with fares as low as $79*
- Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT) - begins Dec. 17, 2016 with fares as low as $79*
The new service will bring over 37,000 additional visitors to the San Juan area annually to explore the popular vacation destination, while contributing to visitor spending in Puerto Rico. Flight days, times and the lowest fares can be found at Allegiant.com.
"The expansion of Allegiant into Puerto Rico solidifies its position as a Caribbean access hub with reliable and convenient flight options for travelers," stated Ingrid I. Rivera Rocafort, Puerto Rico Tourism Company executive director. "We are confident our partnership with Allegiant will continue to stimulate demand and open new opportunities for Puerto Rico in the United States and beyond."
Allegiant offers a unique option to travelers with low base fares averaging less than half the cost of domestic round-trip tickets purchased in 2015. With unique savings on rental cars, hotel and activity and attraction tickets, travelers can book their entire vacation with Allegiant for less.
*About the introductory one-way fares
Seats are limited. Price includes taxes and fees. Fares are one way and not available on all flights. Orlando flights must be purchased by Dec. 17, 2016 for travel between Dec. 14, 2016 and July 17, 2017. Cincinnati and Pittsburgh flights must be purchased by Dec. 20, 2016 for travel between Dec. 17, 2016 and Apr. 22, 2017. 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.
Las Vegas-based Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) is focused on linking travelers in small cities 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, rental cars and attraction tickets. 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 roundtrip ticket. For downloadable press kit, including photos, visit: http://gofly.us/iiFa303wrtF.