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Benefits of booking with Southwest Vacations

Why book with us?

Enjoy the benefits of booking with Southwest Vacations®.

Southwest Vacations is all about relationships and it starts with our commitment to every single customer. Then, there’s the exclusive relationship we share with Southwest Airlines®. It’s so special in fact, we’re the only place you can purchase a vacation package with Southwest® flights. If these reasons weren't enough, don't worry, we have plenty more.

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    Bundle and save

    Everything's better together. Especially when you're bundling your flight and hotel. And when you add features like sightseeing tours, attractions, and a rental car, you can save even more than you already are.
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    Bags fly free®

    The name pretty much says it all. The first and second checked bags fly free, weight and size limits apply, and a golf bag, pair of skis, or a snow board can be substituted for one checked bag. Pretty simple.
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    Rapid Rewards®

    As you'd probably expect, you can earn Rapid Rewards® points pretty quickly. After all, planes travel pretty fast. Members can earn points on the flight portion for each Southwest Airlines® air-inclusive vacation itinerary booked through Although, all you really need to know is that the program is pretty awesome. Learn more about the Rapid Rewards program.
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    EarlyBird Check-In®

    You know what they say, the early bird gets the worm. Well, the same is true for EarlyBird Check-In®. If EarlyBird Check-In is available, we'll automatically check you in and assign your boarding position within 36 hours of your flight's departure - that's 12 hours before general boarding positions become available. This optional benefit improves your seat selection and provides earlier access to overhead bin storage. Quite the worm, huh? Buy EarlyBird Check-In with your vacation package or learn more.

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    No change fees*

    We get it. Things come up. So if you ever need to make changes to your travel dates, time, or hotel, Southwest Vacations® does not charge any fees or penalties to modify your vacation package. Yep, you read that right. Read our terms and conditions for information on our revision policies. Price differentials may apply. Supplier charges may apply.

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    Use Southwest unused ticketless travel funds

    Have unused ticketless travel funds from a canceled Southwest Airlines flight? You can use them as a form of payment toward your Southwest Vacations package. All you need is your confirmation number from your previous trip. Yep, it’s that easy.
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    Most nonstop flights to Vegas

    What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas. But you still have to get there. So with more than 1,400 nonstop flights from 60 cities every week**, don't forget we always bring you more nonstop flights to Las Vegas than any other domestic carrier. See all of the destinations you can go on your next vacation!
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    24-hour traveler assistance

    We all need help every once and a while, and that's why we're always available. So if you ever have any concerns about anything, just give us a call at 1-800-775-7105. It doesn't matter if you call before you travel, during your vacation, or when you return from your trip. We want to hear from you and do what we can to help.
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    Exclusive perks

    You don’t need a reason to explore Mexico or the Caribbean (they’re pretty amazing all on their own). But we thought we’d throw one in just for good measure. And with free exclusives everywhere you go, let’s just say, it’s a really good reason.
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    Uplift Pay Monthly***

    Memories last forever, saving for them shouldn’t. Through Uplift, you can book your trip today and make affordable monthly payments. It's a fast and easy way to turn your ideal vacation into reality. Learn more.
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    Lowest price promise (a promise is a promise)

    If the price of an identical package is lower than the price you paid, we promise we'll issue the difference to you in the form of a travel credit good for future travel. After all, we don't make empty promises. See the full terms associated with our lowest price promise.
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    Flight disruption policy

    Southwest cares about your peace of mind. In the event that your flight itinerary has been disrupted by an event that does not qualify as a Force Majeure Event as defined in the Southwest Airlines Co. Contract of Carriage (such flight disruption, herein defined as the "Flight Disruption"), you may be eligible for a full or partial refund of your unused accommodation, ground transportation, and activities arrangements booked for the same trip through Southwest Vacations or For more details, please visit our FAQs page.

Why wait? Start planning your next vacation. See what's on sale.

*Fare difference may apply.

**Based on Schedule Summary Report for Southwest Airlines® nonstop flights to Las Vegas for travel for year ending December 2017.

***Terms are based on your credit score and other factors. Not everyone is eligible, and some states are not served, including IA and WV. Loans issued by CBW Bank of Weir, KS, Member of FDIC.