Allegiant Announces New Nonstop Service to Houston With One-Way Fares As Low As $59*

February 9, 2021 – Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) today announces a new nonstop route from Blue Grass Airport (LEX) to Houston, Texas via William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) beginning June 3, 2021. To celebrate, the company is offering one-way fares on the new route as low as $59.*

“Houston is an exciting city that offers visitors a range of outdoor recreation activities, from lakes and rivers to hiking and camping,” said Drew Wells, Allegiant’s senior vice president of revenue. “We’re excited to offer convenient and affordable nonstop service for Lexington residents.” The new nonstop route will operate twice weekly. Flight days, times and the lowest fares can be found only at

“Since 2008 when Allegiant’s first flight landed at Blue Grass Airport, our region has been enjoying convenient, non-stop access to fantastic leisure destinations,” said Eric Frankl, executive director of Blue Grass Airport. “Houston will be a great addition to Allegiant’s already successful network of service from Lexington. We appreciate our expanding partnership with Allegiant and know that our passengers will enjoy experiencing all that the Houston area has to offer.”

Allegiant offers a unique option to Lexington-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 Feb. 10, 2021 for travel by Aug. 16, 2021. 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 – Together We FlyTM

Las Vegas-based Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) is an integrated travel company with an airline at its heart, focused on connecting customers with the people, places and experiences that matter most. Since 1999, Allegiant Air has linked travelers in small-to-medium cities to world-class vacation destinations with all-nonstop flights and industry-low average fares. Today, Allegiant’s all-Airbus fleet serves communities across the nation, with base airfares less than half the cost of the average domestic roundtrip ticket. For more information, visit us at Media information, including photos, is available at

About Blue Grass Airport

Located in Lexington, Kentucky, Blue Grass Airport celebrates 77 years of commercial air service as Kentuckians “Get Going” with non-stop and connecting flights to hundreds of destinations worldwide. Serving as many as 1.4 million passengers annually, the airport focuses daily on fulfilling its vision of providing a welcoming approach connecting Kentucky and the world. The airport supports the region with approximately 3,475 jobs and a total economic output exceeding $370 million. Receive the latest airport news by liking us on Facebook at, or following us on Twitter at

Media Contact

Lauren Simmerman
Community Relations Manager
Blue Grass Airport