New low-cost airline to fly from Syracuse to Tampa Bay

Announcement of Allegient Airlines coming to Syracuse

A new low-cost airline is coming to Syracuse's Hancock Airport.

Allegiant Airlines announced new nonstop service from Syracuse and Tampa Bay, Florida.

Flights starting at $99 will be available between Syracuse and Tampa Bay via St. Petersburg-Clearwater International Airport beginning on November 7.

Allegiant serves 99 U.S. Cities with low-cost nonstop service to popular vacation destinations. "I am excited watch as this brand new air service takes off in the City of Syracuse," said Syracuse Mayor Stephanie A. Miner. "Whenever we are able to bring a new, competitive service to the Syracuse market, it is a boon for Central New York businesses and residents."

The airline will operate two weekly flights.