Allegiant Celebrates New Nonstop Service between Cedar Rapids and Punta Gorda

Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) today celebrates new nonstop jet service between Cedar Rapids and Southwest Florida via Punta Gorda Airport. The company, known for its exceptional travel deals, will offer introductory fares as low as $95* one way.

„We are pleased to add Southwest Florida as another affordable, convenient destination option for Cedar Rapids residents,” said Andrew C. Levy, Allegiant Travel Company President. „Our vacation packages and nonstop service to Las Vegas, Phoenix, Orlando and Tampa Bay have been very popular with area residents. We are confident the Eastern Iowa community will appreciate the convenience of flying nonstop to Punta Gorda and the value of bundling their air, hotel and car rental reservation together.”

The new flight will operate twice weekly between Eastern Iowa Airport (CID) and Punta Gorda Airport (PGD). Flight days, times and the lowest fares can be found at Punta Gorda becomes Allegiant’s fifth nonstop destination from Cedar Rapids.

„Our communities have been asking for this flight for quite a while,” said Tim Bradshaw, Eastern Iowa airport director. „We are thrilled to add Southwest Florida as a direct flight. It offers a great vacation spot and is a second home to many Corridor residents.”

Catering perfectly to a personal, romantic or family getaway, the Southwest Florida coast features exquisite beach-front dining, exotic wildlife and a wide variety of recreation in the warm, pristine waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Allegiant partners with many of the area’s most exciting hotel properties, provides low-cost car rental service through its partnership with Alamo Rent a Car, and offers great deals on activities such as dinner and ocean exploration cruises. Cedar Rapids travelers can now book their entire Southwest Florida vacation for less by visiting

Cedar Rapids residents can get more out of their Southwest Florida vacation when they book airfare and hotel on Current deals include:

Get a fourth night free when you stay three or more nights at the Naples Beach Hotel and Golf Club or the Sandpiper Gulf Resort.
Special rates at the Pink Shell Beach Resort & Marina for travel booked between now and March 31, 2014
About the $95* one-way fares:
Seats are limited. Price includes taxes and fees. Fares are one-way and not available on all flights. Must be purchased by Dec. 25, 2013, for travel by Feb. 26, 2014. Price reflects debit card discount; credit card price higher. For baggage fees, please visit Additional restrictions may apply.

Source / Author: Allegiant