New nonstop flight from Toledo to Florida

Allegiant offering nonstop service from Toledo Express

Good news for people wishing to fly to from Toledo Express to Florida, there is now another option.

Allegiant announced today (Wednesday) that it will begin nonstop jet service between Toledo and Punta Gorda Airports on February 16th. Fares for a oneâ??way flight will start as low as $89.99.

"We are pleased to bring a new affordable and convenient travel option for Toledo residents," said Andrew C. Levy, Allegiant Travel Company President. "We are confident the community will appreciate the value of flying nonstop to Southwest Florida and the value of bundling their air, hotel and car rental reservation together."

Paul Toth, President and CEO for the Toledo-Lucas County Port Authority said, "We are very excited that Allegiant has added the Fort Myers / Punta Gorda flight out of Toledo Express Airport. The Fort Myers area has always been a top vacation destination for residents of northwest Ohio and we're thrilled to bring this route back to the travelling community.â??

The flight will operate twice weekly and will be in addition to the current Orlando and Tampa routes.

Seating is limited for the $89.99 fare and they are not available on all flights. In order to take advantage of the special fare, tickets must be purchased by December 12th for travel before June 3rd 2013.