The Destin - Fort Walton Beach airport announced some exciting news today. The flights have expanded and the Midwest now has direct flights to Destin! You can now fly non-stop from or to St.Louis/Belleville or Cincinnati. This is a great opportunity for Destin to really be put on the map. Cincinnati direct flights will begin in May with St.Louis/Belleville following suit in June. This airport is within 30 minutes of Destin making it a popular airport for tourist who don't want to drive the hour and half from Pensacola. The airport features a USO for military members along with a popular pizza spot called Helen Back. Like most airports this one also has a couple car rental options. Pack your bags, catch a flight, and never leave!