AUSTIN – Allegiant Air and the City of Austin announced nonstop service between Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) and Rickenbacker International Airport in Columbus, Ohio (LCK).

The new route, like all flights on Allegiant Air, will depart from ABIA’s South Terminal. The airline said in a separate release that the service will begin Feb. 16, 2018, and its website states the flights will operate on Fridays and Mondays

“We’re very excited to continue our growth in Austin,” said Lukas Johnson, Allegiant senior vice president of commercial in a statement. “The demand to visit this destination is high and we are thrilled to offer Columbus-area travelers their only ultra-low-cost nonstop option to experience the Live Music Capital of the World.”
“We are pleased to have Allegiant provide us with another option for connecting Central Texas to the Midwest,” said Jim Smith, executive director of Austin-Bergstrom International Airport.

Allegiant’s announcement is one of two announced Thursday. The low-cost carrier also announced service between Las Vegas and Louisville. TAP HERE for more information from Allegiant Air.