PEORIA, Ill. (HOI) -- You can now fly to two new cities out of the General Wayne A. Downing Peoria International Airport.
Allegiant Airlines announced early Tuesday morning it is providing service from PIA to Sarasota, Florida, and Denver, Colorado.
These flights begin in May of 2021, and will operate twice weekly.
“We are proud and honored by the confidence that Allegiant has shown in the Peoria market by announcing these two new destinations," said Gene Olson, Director of Airports for the Metropolitan Airport Authority of Peoria in a prepared statement. "Central Illinois travelers have always supported service opportunities to Florida, and with the new connection to Colorado, we will have two exciting destinations to add to the portfolio. Sarasota and Denver represent two new opportunities for leisure and business travel that will now be served by Allegiant’s famous low fares,” Olson added.
To celebrate, they are offering one-way fares for the new routes as low as $49.
The first flight to Sarasota, Florida will be on May 27th, with fares as low as $59, while the first flight to Denver will be on May 28th beginning as low as $39.
In a statement, Allegiant notes that the seats and dates are limited, and fares are not available on all flights. Flights must also be purchased on January 13th, with travel completed by August 15th to Sarasota, Florida, and August 16th for Denver. Fare rules, routes, and schedules are also subject to change without notice, with optional baggage charges and additional restrictions maybe applying. Allegiant adds to check their website for the latest details.