Southwest Airlines launches nationwide fare sale in the US

Southwest Airlines is offering its passengers additional discounts with airfares starting at $59 one-way to select destinations nationwide. Fares must be purchased by Sept. 3, 2009, and are available for travel everyday except Fridays and Sundays from Sept. 9, 2009, through Jan. 7, 2010.

Examples of fares include (see Additional Fare Rules below):

  • $59 one-way between Las Vegas and Phoenix
  • $59 one-way between Baltimore/Washington and Manchester
  • $89 one-way between Los Angeles (LAX) and Seattle
  • $89 one-way between Cleveland and Minneapolis/St. Paul
  • $109 one-way between Dallas Love Field and Chicago Midway
  • $109 one-way between New York LaGuardia and Ft. Myers

Southwest Airlines differentiates itself from other airlines by offering the first two checked-in bags for free subject to size and weight limits, no fees for a window or aisle seat, and complimentary snacks, sodas/soft-drinks, and smiles.

For full details and fares visit Southwest Airline’s website

About Devesh Agarwal

A electronics and automotive product management, marketing and branding expert, he was awarded a silver medal at the Lockheed Martin innovation competition 2010. He is ranked 6th on Mashable's list of aviation pros on Twitter and in addition to Bangalore Aviation, he has contributed to leading publications like Aviation Week, Conde Nast Traveller India, The Economic Times, and The Mint (a Wall Street Journal content partner). He remains a frequent flier and shares the good, the bad, and the ugly about the Indian aviation industry without fear or favour.

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