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Printer-friendly versionPrinter-friendly version ALLEGIANT CELEBRATES START OF NONSTOP, SEASONAL TRAVEL BETWEEN SYRACUSE AND MYRTLE BEACHCOMPANY OFFERS INTRODUCTORY ONE-WAY FARES AS LOW AS $51* FOR DOWNLOADABLE BROADCAST QUALITY VIDEO VISIT: Allegiant B-Roll footage SYRACUSE, N.Y. May 29, 2014 - Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) today celebrates the company's first nonstop flight between Syracuse and Myrtle Beach. The company, known for its exceptional travel deals, will offer introductory fares for as low as $51* one way. "We are pleased to expand our service in Syracuse to include low-cost, convenient travel to Myrtle Beach," said Andrew C. Levy, Allegiant Travel Company President and COO. "The community has already embraced our service to Tampa Bay, and we are confident that they will appreciate our low-cost flights to Myrtle Beach." The new nonstop flights will operate twice weekly between Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR) and Myrtle Beach International Airport (MYR). Myrtle Beach becomes the second destination offered to local Allegiant travelers after less than a year in the Syracuse market. Flight days, times and the lowest fares can be found at "We are very excited to be introducing new air service from Syracuse to Myrtle Beach. Myrtle Beach is already a popular destination only now you can get there in just under 2 hours instead of being in the car for 14 hours," said Christina R. Callahan, Syracuse Regional Airport Authority Executive Director. "In a short period of time, Allegiant has expanded their service at Syracuse, and we hope to see this trend continue." Allegiant first began service at Syracuse Hancock International Airport in November 2013 with nonstop service to Tampa Bay via St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport. Focusing solely on low-cost leisure travel, the company provides customers with low base fares, averaging less than half the cost of competitors' average domestic round-trip tickets purchased in 2013. Over the past 15 years, its innovative business model has allowed the company to grow from one aircraft and one route to offering access to convenient, affordable service in over 90 communities nationwide, more than any other domestic low-cost carrier. Known as the "Seaside Golf Capital of the World," Myrtle Beach is set in the heart of South Carolina's Grand Strand, where world-class golf abounds and soft, sandy beaches stretch more than 60 miles. Recognized as one of the "Top 10 places for Families to Visit in the U.S." by Yahoo! Travel, Myrtle Beach has something for everyone. From topnotch shopping and dining to award-winning golf courses and live entertainment, visitors can experience Southern culture all while enjoying unbeatable ocean views. Allegiant partners with some of Myrtle Beach's most exciting hotel properties, provides low-cost car rental service through its partnership with Alamo Rent a Car and offers great deals on some of the area's most exciting attractions. Syracuse travelers can book their entire Myrtle Beach vacation for less by visiting Syracuse residents can get more out of their Myrtle Beach vacation when they book airfare and hotel on Current deals include: Special rates when booking early at the Compass Cove Oceanfront Resort, Sheraton Myrtle Beach Convention Center Hotel, Embassy Suites Myrtle Beach- Oceanfront Resort About the $51* 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 June 5, 2014, for travel by Aug. 10, 2014. Price reflects debit card discount; credit card price higher. For baggage fees, please visit Additional restrictions may apply. Allegiant, Travel is our deal. ®Las Vegas-based Allegiant Travel Company (NASDAQ: ALGT) is focused on linking travelers in small cities to world-class leisure destinations. The company operates a low-cost, high-efficiency, all-jet passenger airline through its subsidiary, Allegiant Air, while also offering other travel-related products such as hotel rooms, rental cars, and attraction tickets. All can be purchased through the company website, The company has been named one of America's 100 Best Small Companies by Forbes Magazine for four consecutive years. For downloadable press kit, including photos, visit:
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