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Allegiant adds flight to Sarasota

Allegiant airlines promoted introductory one-way fares as low as $59 for a limited time as it announced new nonstop service from Asheville to Sarasota Bradenton International Airport.


The introductory one-way fares are available for flights purchased by Sunday, Feb. 24, for travel between April 1 and May 31.

"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 keeps growing in western North Carolina, providing service to great leisure destinations for our local travelers," added Lew Bleiweis, 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."

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