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Southwest Airlines

In 1966, Herbert Kelleher and Rollin King formed Southwest Airlines Co. The company offers a low-cost, short-haul flight service. The company is headquartered in Dallas, Texas, and has a scheduled operation of 111 destinations in the US and 10 other countries.

The airline is actively involved in towns like Chicago, Las Vegas, Baltimore, Denver and Dallas. You can call Southwest Airlines Reservations if you need help with flight reservations or any other assistance according to your flight.

What is the Southwest Airlines baggage policy?

Southwest Airlines check-in policy

Southwest airline allows all passengers to carry to free checked in bags for all types of fares. The checked in baggage should not exceed the maximum weight of 50 lbs and maximum size of 62 inches.

Southwest Airlines carry-on policy

Southwest Airlines allows the passengers to carry one personal item and one standard carry on luggage for free. The carry-on baggage should not exceed 10 X 16 X 24 inches and should be able to fit in the overhead bin.

Overweight and oversized baggage policy

If your baggage exceeds the limit of 51 to 100 pounds and exceeds the size limit of 62 inches you will have to pay an additional fee of $75 per bag.

Southwest Airlines has to coach options that our coach class and business select class. The Coach class offers substantial convenience at effectively low prices, complimentary snacks and headrests and armrests that allow passengers to travel at ease. The business select class is Southwest Airlines executive and premium flyer cabin. The business select provide customers with quality seating, priority boarding, complimentary drinks and snacks.

Southwest Airlines has three types of fares:

Wanna get away : This is Southwest Airlines standard fare and provides two free bags complimentary drinks and snacks and refund choices.

Any time fare: This ticket is quite similar to Wanna get away however it is reimbursable and you can receive higher amount of rapid reward earnings.

Business Select fare : This fare offers travellers with a refundable option, priority boarding, priority security check in, complimentary drinks and exquisite meals, etc.

What are all the check-in options in Southwest Airlines?

Online check-in : Through online check-in, you can receive a printable electronic boarding pass on your mobile device or computer for your Southwest Airlines flight from 24 hours to 60 minutes before the departure.

Mobile check-in : Through mobile check and you can receive a printable electronic boarding pass on your mobile device for your Southwest Airlines from 24 hours to 60 minutes before the departure.

Self-check-in kiosk : If you have no access to internet or mobile services, around 3 Hours to 30 minutes before your departure time, depending on your destination, you can also opt for self-check-in kiosks available at the airport to obtain a boarding pass.

Airport check-in counter : If you have no access to internet or mobile services, around 3 hours to 30 minutes before your departure time, depending on your destination, you cannot check-in for your Southwest Airlines flight at the Southwest airline' ticket counter to receive a boarding pass.

How can you book a Southwest Airline flight?

  • Visit the official Southwest airlines website
  • Type in the departure city, your destination, and your travel date on the home page.
  • Select your desired flight from the list of options available according to your travel requirements.
  • Enter all the passenger details such as name, number of passengers, return dates, etc.
  • Next, make sure to complete all the payment requirements.
  • Once your payment is complete, you will receive an email including the reservation confirmation number and payment bill.