Wednesday, June 19, 2024

Allegiant Introduces Seasonal Nonstop Flights from Shreveport to Florida Destinations

by BIZ Magazine

SHREVEPORT, La., May 30, 2024 – Allegiant Travel Company (NASDAQ: ALGT) has announced the launch of new seasonal nonstop flights from Shreveport Regional Airport (SHV) to two popular destinations in Florida: Sanford and Destin-Fort Walton Beach. This initiative is part of the airline’s broader seasonal expansion, which includes 81 routes across 66 cities nationwide, beginning this May.

Allegiant’s business model focuses on providing affordable, leisure-oriented travel options tailored to vacation seasons, ensuring convenience and cost-effectiveness for travelers heading to premier destinations.

“Anticipating accelerated travel demand, we are excited to bring back these seasonal routes for passengers to enjoy some of our network’s most popular destinations just in time for summer vacations,” said Drew Wells, Allegiant’s chief revenue officer. “Allegiant’s affordable, all-nonstop flights allow customers to spend more time in their destination without the hassle of layovers or connections.”

The new seasonal routes from Shreveport include:

  • Sanford, Florida via Orlando Sanford International Airport (SFB) – starting May 30, 2024.
  • Destin-Fort Walton Beach, Florida via Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport (VPS) – starting May 31, 2024.

Flight schedules, including days, times, and the lowest fares, can be found exclusively at

Allegiant transports nearly 8 million leisure travelers to and from Florida annually. The airline recently expanded its offerings with the opening of Sunseeker Resort Charlotte Harbor in Southwest Florida, featuring 785 rooms and top-tier amenities, including world-class restaurants, a spa, and a championship golf course.

Allegiant offers Shreveport-area travelers competitive base airfares and additional savings on rental cars and hotels, enabling them to book entire vacations at reduced costs.

Allegiant, headquartered in Las Vegas, has been connecting travelers from small to medium-sized cities to major vacation destinations with nonstop flights and industry-low fares since 1999. The airline’s base airfares are less than half the cost of the average domestic roundtrip ticket. For more information, visit Media resources, including photos, are available at

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