Allegiant announced on Tuesday that the airline will add a new nonstop route from South Bend International Airport.
"The addition of nonstop flights to Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport from South Bend International during the cold winter/early spring months will allow residents of the greater South Bend region to enjoy fun in the sun..."
Contact your travel agent or visit AllegiantAir.com to book one of the new routes. "We know local area residents will enjoy our convenient, affordable service to get away to lovely southwest Florida this winter".
Bishop International Airport in Flint said new, direct flights to Sarasota, Fla., will start this fall.
After just three years in Flint, Allegiant has become Bishop's most popular airline, accounting for more than 40 percent of all departures in April.
Year-round service between Phoenix and Traverse City, Michigan will begin November 13 while seasonal flights between Phoenix and Bentonville, Arkansas will launch November 14, the same day Allegiant kicks off seasonal service between Tucson, Arizona and Indianapolis.