Allegiant Air

HANOVER TWP., Pa. - Allegiant is once again expanding its service in Allentown.

The airline announced Tuesday it will soon offer nonstop flights from Lehigh Valley International Airport to Sarasota, Florida.

“We’re very excited to announce another brand new route from Allentown,” said Drew Wells, Allegiant vice president of planning and revenue. 

The seasonal flights will operate twice weekly, starting February 13, 2020, Allegiant said in a news release.

To celebrate, the company is offering one-way fares on the new route as low as $65. To get the deal, flights must be purchased by Wednesday for travel by August 15, 2020, the news release said.

The route is Allegiant's eighth from LVIA. It's the airport's 14th nonstop destination.

“Winter weather is on approach, and Lehigh Valley International Airport has another escape route to the sun and sand of the beautiful beaches in Sarasota, Florida,” said Thomas R. Stoudt, executive director, Lehigh-Northampton Airport Authority.