GULFPORT, Mississippi. Feb. 16, 2022 — Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) announces new nonstop seasonal service to Sanford, Fla. via Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport (GPT) beginning May 18, 2022 and operating through the summer.
“We’re excited to offer this service to travelers who are planning their summer getaways,” said Drew Wells, Allegiant’s senior vice president of revenue and planning. “The Gulf Coast has a vibrant culture which makes it a popular destination, offering vacationers everything from beautiful beaches to outdoor leisure activities. We think travelers will enjoy our affordable, nonstop flights that get them to their destinations without the hassle of layovers or connections.”
The new seasonal flights operate twice weekly, on Wednesday and Saturday, between Orlando Sanford International Airport (SFB) and Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport. Flight days, times and the lowest fares can be found only at Allegiant.com.
The route will also be an opportunity to introduce vacationers to leisure activities in the Sunshine State.
Allegiant offers a unique option to Gulfport-area travelers with low base fares and savings on rental cars and hotels. Travelers can book their entire vacation with Allegiant for less.
“Having low-cost air service from Allegiant helps to enhance the growth of Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport and Mississippi Gulf Coast tourism attractions. We are pleased south Mississippi residents will again have the ability to easily access the many, exciting tourism offerings in and around Orlando and greatly appreciate Allegiant flying from our market,” said Clay Williams, Executive Director at Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport.