“We’re thrilled to begin service from Pittsburgh to two world-class destinations – Austin and Puerto Rico,” said Jude Bricker, Allegiant chief operating officer. “We’re excited to continue growing in Pittsburgh by adding new destinations and basing an additional aircraft at Pittsburgh International Airport.”
New routes include nonstop service from Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT) to:
Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) – Begins Dec. 16, 2016 with fares as low as $44*
Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport (SJU) – Begins Dec. 17, 2016 with fares as low as $79*
The new year-round flights to Austin will operate twice a week and the new seasonal flights to Puerto Rico will operate once a week until April 22, 2017.The new flights provide Pittsburgh area travelers with their only nonstop flight options to both Austin and Puerto Rico. Flight days, times and the lowest fares can be found only at
“Allegiant has continued to grow in Pittsburgh, matching the robust demand for nonstop air service in our region,” Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald said. “Not only is Allegiant creating jobs by basing aircraft here, the airline is capitalizing on our regional growth and is a part of the success at Pittsburgh International Airport.”
“Allegiant is an important partner with us and we’re excited to see nonstop service to San Juan and Austin once again,” Allegheny County Airport Authority CEO Christina Cassotis said. “We look forward to Allegiant’s continued growth as the airline offers more options to our passengers.”
Allegiant offers a unique option to Pittsburgh area 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, hotels 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. Flights between PIT-AUS must be purchased by Dec. 19, 2016 for travel between Dec. 16, 2016 and June 30, 2017. Flights between PIT-SJU 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
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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,
. 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:
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