Southwest Airlines is famous for its low cost airfares, consistent on-time performance, courteous service with a no-frills philosophy that’s made them famous over the years.
Southwest is currently offering a $49 flight sale right now through September 12th for a number of routes through its website, Southwest.com.
You’ll need to book your travel at least 21 days in advance to take advantage of the low prices and there are blackout days where those deals aren’t in effect.
Even with a few inconveniences, there are a number of advantages Southwest has built into their low fare sales. For one, you can fly as far into the future as March, 2020 for most destinations so check out their site to see if you might want to book a trip for next year.
Southwest also allows you to cancel or change flights for no fee so if something comes up, you can choose another flight or get a credit from Southwest good for future travel. So even if your specific plans fall through, you can still use your credit later on.
If you miss this particular sale but are always on the hunt for a travel bargain, you may want to sign up for the “Click and Save” email subscription where you’ll be alerted about special deals on flights, hotels, rental cars and other vacation packages.