FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, January 15th, 2019
Allegiant Public Relations
Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) today announces service from Bellingham International Airport (BLI) to Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC) beginning May 22, 2019. To celebrate, the company is offering fares on the new route as low as $59* each way.
â€śWeâ€™re thrilled to grow in Bellingham by adding this new service to Anchorage,â€ť said Drew Wells, Allegiant vice president of planning and revenue. â€śWeâ€™re sure area travelers will take advantage of our friendly, nonstop, ultra-low-cost service to enjoy the natural beauty of this amazing destination.â€ť
This new seasonal route will operate twice weekly. With the addition of this new route, Allegiant will now serve nine cities from Bellingham International Airport (BLI). Flight days, times and the lowest fares can be found only at Allegiant.com.
â€śWe are very pleased to see Allegiant adding twice weekly seasonal service to Anchorage from Bellingham,â€ť said Rob Fix, Port of Bellingham executive director. â€śWe have seen strong interest in this route from the commercial fishing industry, among others. This is also a great opportunity to grow the adventure tourism and outdoor recreation industry within the region.â€ť
Allegiant offers a unique option to Bellingham-area travelers with low base fares and savings on rental cars and hotels. Travelers can book their entire vacation with Allegiant for less.
*About the introductory fares:
Price displayed reflects purchase of a roundtrip itinerary and includes taxes, carrier charges & government fees. Seats and dates are limited and fares are not available on all flights. Flights must be purchased by Jan. 16, 2019 for travel by Aug. 13, 2019. Fare rules, routes and schedules are subject to change without notice. Optional baggage charges and additional restrictions may apply. For more details, optional services and baggage fees, please visit Allegiant.com.
Las Vegas-based Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) is focused on linking travelers 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 and rental cars. 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 information about additional flights to/from Bellingham see:Â www.bellingham.org/transportation/air-transportation/