FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) — Fort Wayne International Airport (FWA) will begin seasonal non-stop flights to Sarasota, Florida on Allegiant Air on Sunday, Nov. 24.
This new non-stop flight will operate twice per week between FWA and Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport (SRQ) running on Thursday’s and Sunday’s.
For flight availability, fares, and ticket purchases:
Call Allegiant Air Reservations at (702) 505-8888.
Sarasota - here we come! ✈️��️— Fort Wayne Airport (@flyfwa) August 13, 2019
Pack your bags and get ready for the beach! We are excited to announce NEW non-stop service to Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport from FWA on @Allegiant beginning November 24, 2019!
Book your tickets now ➡️ https://t.co/eP3HoLeqSY pic.twitter.com/Rn4llFC6rL
The route is scheduled as a seasonal addition to Allegiant’s existing flights and destinations from FWA, and will run from Nov. 24 through Sunday, April 12, 2020.
“We are thrilled to welcome another non-stop flight from FWA with Allegiant,” said Scott Hinderman, Executive Director of Airports, “Sarasota will be another great Florida option for residents of the Northeast Indiana region as we enter into the winter season.”
The inaugural flight is scheduled to depart FWA at 7:47 p.m. and will arrive in SRQ at 10:12 p.m Sunday.
Passengers on the first SRQ flight will be greeted at the gate with custom cookies, popcorn and giveaways.
The Sarasota route marks the 13th non-stop destination that FWA offers to the Northeast Indiana region, and the sixth non-stop route from Allegiant Air.
In addition to the new Sarasota flight, Allegiant also offers service from Fort Wayne to:
- Fort Myers/Punta Gorda
- Myrtle Beach (seasonal)
- Phoenix/Mesa (seasonal)
- Tampa Bay/St. Petersburg
Tickets are now available for purchase through Allegiant.