Fly to New Orleans on Latest Allegiant Flight Offered at CVG Airport

The latest flight offered by low-cost carrier Allegiant Air at the Greater Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG) will take you to New Orleans -- and passengers can fly one-way for as low as $85 (see contingencies below).

“As Allegiant’s fastest growing market in their 15 year history, we are thrilled Allegiant is continuing to expand at CVG,” said Candace McGraw, chief executive officer, Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport. “Our passengers want to travel to the Big Easy. New Orleans will be the ninth market served by Allegiant at CVG.”  

“With this new service to New Orleans, Allegiant is pleased to offer Cincinnati travelers yet another iconic and popular destination option,” said Jude Bricker, Allegiant Travel Company senior vice president of planning. “With its renowned culture and attractions, we’re confident local travelers will embrace this new service and take advantage of the great travel deals they’ve come to expect from us.”

Starting February 4, passengers can travel to New Orleans from twice per week from February to May.  Service will initially operate aWednesday Saturday schedule and then change to a Monday Friday schedule. Allegiant will operate the 177 seat A320 and the 166 seat MD 80. Tickets and vacation packages can be booked through

“Allegiant started service from CVG in February 2014, with service two times per week to Orlando and Tampa Bay,” said Wm.T. (Bill) Robinson III, Kenton County Airport Board Chairman. “With today’s expansion to New Orleans, Allegiant will offer over 20 flights per week to nine different destinations. This growth would not be possible without the tremendous support of the Tri-State region.”

About the $85* one-way fares:

Seats are limited. Price includes taxes and fees. Fares are one way and not available on all flights. Must be purchased by Nov. 20, 2014 for travel by May 5, 2015. Price reflects debit card discount; credit card price higher. For optional services and baggage fees, please Additional restrictions may apply.

-Staff report