Allegiant Airlines, an ultra low cost carrier based in Las Vegas, NV, has announced new direct service between Boston Logan International Airport to four American cities, beginning in May, 2020, according to Massport.
As part of today’s announcement, Allegiant is offering some special fares from Boston Logan International Airport:
- Grand Rapids, Michigan via Gerald R. Ford Airport (GRR) – beginning May 7, 2020 with fares as low as $33.*
- Asheville, North Carolina via Asheville Regional Airport (AVL) – beginning May 8, 2020 with fares as low as $33.*
- Knoxville, Tennessee via McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS) – beginning May 8, 2020 with fares as low as $33.*
- Destin / Ft. Walton Beach, Florida via Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport (VPS) – beginning May 14, 2020 with fares as low as $33.
According to airline officials, the announcement is part of Allegiant Air’s largest expansion in company history with new 44 nonstop routes, including in three new cities: Boston, Chicago and Houston.
Allegiant operates both the Airbus A319 and A320 in an all economy class seating configuration. The A319 has 156 seats while the A320s range from 177 to 186 seats. It will use Terminal E at Logan International Airport.
Allegiant Vice President of Planning and Revenue Drew Wells said, “There is a lot of leisure demand for cities that are regional destinations, and this route expansion will address some of that need. Also, this growth is about Allegiant being true to our mission as a company. We’re increasing the number of low-cost, affordable travel options for people who may otherwise be priced out of air travel.”
Today’s announcement brings Logan Airport’s domestic destination total to 83, according to Massport. Allegiant Air is the 14th domestic carrier serving Boston (BOS).
Boston Logan International Airport is New England’s primary airport and is operated by the Massachusetts Port Authority (Massport). It served 40.9 million passengers in 2018, and has nearly 20,000 full and part-time employees.
For information about visiting Massachusetts, go to MassVacation.com.
*About the introductory one-way fares:
Seats and dates are limited and fares are not available on all flights. Flights must be purchased by January 16, 2020 for travel by August 15, 2020 through November 16, 2020, depending on route. 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 Allegiant.com.