Discount airline Allegiant announced on Tuesday that it is adding direct flights from Lexington’s Blue Grass Airport to Destin, Fla., according to Herald-Leader reporting partner WKYT-TV.
Allegiant will offer flights to the Destin/Fort Walton Beach airport beginning June 7. The flights will operate twice a week at least through Aug. 21.
The Destin/Fort Walton Beach area in the Florida panhandle is a popular vacation destination.
Prices for flights will begin at $62, one way, according to the Allegiant website.
Allegiant also flies into the Fort Lauderdale, Orlando, Punta Gorda and St. Petersburg/Clearwater airports in Florida; Savannah, Ga.; and Myrtle Beach, S.C.