Allegiant flights are scheduled to depart Wednesdays and Saturdays aboard the A319.
“Nashville is such a phenomenal city, known for its creative songwriting community and friendly travelers who are eager to explore the Florida Keys,” said Richard Strickland, director of airports for the Florida Keys’ Monroe County. “This is more exciting news for Key West International Airport.”
Allegiant said it chose Key West from a selection of US cities known for their outdoor recreation activities.
“Travelers are trying to find destinations that allow them to recreate in a secure way, usually outdoors,” said Drew Wells, vice president of revenue and planning.
In November 2020, the inexpensive carrier announced the addition of 15 new non-invasive routes, including two paths to two new cities in California and Washington.
To help curb the spread of COVID-19, the airline is providing its passengers with all safety and health kits, including a single-use face mask, a set of disposable latex-free gloves and cleaning wipes.