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Southwest Just Launched a Summer Sale With Flights as Low as $49

News Airports + Flying
by Eben Diskin May 12, 2020

We’re all eager for travel restrictions to lift go explore again, and this summer, it will be very easy on the wallet thanks to Southwest Airlines’ summer sale.

On Tuesday, May 12, 2020, Southwest Airlines launched a month-long sale to encourage summer travel, with one-way domestic fares ranging from $49 to $99.

Some of our favorite routes include:

  • Denver to Albuquerque for $49
  • Los Angeles to Tucson for $49
  • Dallas to Kansas City for $49
  • New York to Chicago for $79
  • Atlanta to Denver for $99

In a statement, Southwest Airlines Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer Ryan Green said, “We’re all eager to move again in a new chapter that feels more familiar, and Southwest is giving customers the freedom to dream and the inspiration to confidently recapture the magic of travel.”

To further encourage bookings, Southwest is doubling frequent flyer points for travelers who purchase tickets before August 31, 2020.

The offer runs through June 12 and is valid for travel between May 26 and August 31, 2020. You must book at least 14 days in advance, the sale excludes travel on Friday and Sundays, and Memorial Day weekend is a blackout date.

To find the best deal, you can search by city on Southwest’s sale page.

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