Allegiant adds more flights from Punta Gorda

FOX 4 Staff

Allegiant adds more flights from Punta Gorda

CREATED Dec. 5, 2012

PUNTA GORDA, Fla. - Allegiant announced the addition of three non-stop flights from Punta Gorda.  The air carrier will add routes to Rockford, Illinois, Toledo, Ohio and Plattsburgh, New York in February.

Flights to Rockford will begin on February 14, Toledo flights on February 16 and the non-stops to Plattsburgh on February 23.

"We are excited to extend our brand of convenient low-cost travel with nonstop service from Rockford, Toledo, and Plattsburgh to Southwest Florida," said Andrew C. Levy, Allegiant President. "We are confident residents of each region will appreciate  our affordable, nonstop service to popular Southwest Florida destinations, as well as take advantage of the value of booking hotel rooms, car rentals and attractions through us."

The new flights will operate twice weekly from Chicago Rockford International Airport (RFD), Toledo Express Airport (TOL),and Plattsburgh International Airport (PBG) to Punta Gorda Airport (PGD).