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June 3, 2021 – Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) today begins a new nonstop route from Blue Grass Airport (LEX) to William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) in Texas. To celebrate, the company is offering one-way fares on the new route as low as $33.*

"We are excited to offer Lexington residents Allegiant's brand of convenient, nonstop service to Houston," said Drew Wells, senior vice president of revenue and planning. "As vacation travel re-emerges, locals will love having an affordable option to bring them to all the events and attractions that Houston has to offer – without the hassle of connections or layovers."

The new route will operate twice weekly. Flight days, times and the lowest fares can be found only at

Allegiant offers a unique option to Lexington-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 one-way fares:

Seats and dates are limited and fares are not available on all flights. Flights must be purchased by June 5, 2021, for travel by Aug. 15, 2021. Price displayed includes taxes, carrier charges & government fees. 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

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