Tuesday, October 26, 2021
For Immediate Release

SRQ is please to announce our 52nd nonstop destination to Akron, OH (CAK).  The new route is part of Allegiant’s return to service in Akron.
The following press release was sent this morning by Allegiant.  See attached.


For additional information contact:
Rick Piccolo
SRQ President, Chief Executive Officer
Tel. (941) 359-2770, extension 4200





The new route is part of the airline’s return to service in Akron, connecting Ohio residents to destinations in Florida and Georgia

SARASOTA, Fla. Oct. 26, 2021 — Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) today announces a new nonstop route to Sarasota from Akron, Ohio beginning March 3, 2022. To celebrate, the company is offering one-way fares on the new route as low as $59.*
“Sarasota continues to prove itself as a destination that provides warm getaways where vacationers can enjoy a variety of outdoor leisure activities,” said Drew Wells, Allegiant’s senior vice president of revenue and network planning. “The addition of this route will give our customers new, affordable options for visiting Florida.”
More than ever, travelers appreciate the convenience Allegiant provides by offering nonstop flights that get them directly to their destination, without the hassle of layovers or connections, Wells said. They also like the convenient access through smaller airports Allegiant serves in communities that have traditionally lacked commercial air service.
The new nonstop route from Akron-Canton Airport (CAK) to Sarasota Bradenton International Airport (SRQ) will operate twice weekly. Flight days, times and the lowest fares can be found only at
Allegiant’s full network expansion announced today includes 3 additional cities. The new nonstop routes include:
The new routes from Akron-Canton Airport in Ohio include:

  1. Punta Gorda, Florida via Punta Gorda Airport (PGD) – beginning March 2, 2022 with one-way fares as low as $59.*
  2. Savannah, Georgia via Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport (SAV) – beginning March 3, 2022 with one-way fares as low as $59.*
  3. St. Petersburg, Florida via St. Pete–Clearwater International Airport (PIE) – beginning March 4, 2022 with one-way fares as low as $59.*

Allegiant offers a unique option to Sarasota-area travelers with low base airfare 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 Oct. 27, 2021 for travel by May 16, 2022. 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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