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RAPID REWARDS®

Bundle, save, and earn even more the longer you stay.    Earn up to 5,000 additional Rapid Rewards® points.*

More ways to earn Rapid Rewards® points.

Explore more ways to earn the points you love while enjoying the vacation of your dreams. Earn more points in the air and while you sleep. 

  • MGM Resorts

    Rapid Rewards Members can also earn an additional 600 Rapid Rewards points per room for every qualifying stay at select MGM Resorts in Las Vegas.2
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  • RIU Hotels & Resorts

    Earn an additional 5,000* Rapid Rewards points when you stay at select RIU Resorts.
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How can you earn Rapid Rewards while on vacation?

The Rapid Rewards program is designed around a simple concept – make earning reward flights faster and easier. Whether you’re earning points or redeeming for a flight, nothing should come between you and your favorite destination. Becoming a Rapid Rewards Member is quick and simple.

  1. Complete the online enrollment form at Southwest.com®.
  2. After completing the enrollment form, you will receive your Rapid Rewards account number.
  3. Find the perfect vacation package
  4. At checkout, provide your Rapid Rewards account number and you're done. It is that easy. 
  5. Lastly, enjoy your vacation! 

After you register, every flight you complete between May 12 and August 31 could earn you double*** Rapid Rewards points on the air portion of your vacation package. Double points get you closer to that long weekend or future getaway. Simply register, book, and fly by August 31 and those points are yours. Plus, your points never expire and can be used for any flight and any time of the year, giving you the freedom to get back to the people and places you love when you’re ready to travel.
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    How to earn

    To earn points for your vacation package, simply enter each passenger's Rapid Rewards account number during checkout. Rapid Rewards account numbers can also be entered by visiting your account at Southwest.com, when you check in online for your flight, or by providing your account number at the airport counter or gate before boarding your flight.

    The more you fly Southwest Airlines or participate with one of our partners, the more points you earn to redeem for your next trip.

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    How to redeem

    The only thing easier than earning points is redeeming them for your flight anywhere Southwest Airlines flies. And every day, on every seat, on every flight, is a reward seat. Plus, with unlimited reward seats and no blackout dates*, you can redeem flights faster and easier. Points cannot be redeemed toward a Southwest Vacations package at this time. Simply visit Southwest.com to book your air travel with Rapid Rewards points.

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    Vacations Plus

    With Vacations Plus, you receive 5,000 Rapid Rewards points added to your booking. This is in addition to the points you already earn when booking your Southwest Vacations package.

    Vacations Plus offers the service you need to personalize your experience, along with the perks you love.

**One-day advance purchase is required. Earn up to 5,000 Rapid Rewards® for each Member when booking a qualified flight + hotel vacation packages. Earn 3,000 Rapid Rewards points on packages when staying three (3) or four (4) nights length of stay; earn 4,000 Rapid Rewards points on packages when staying five (5) or six (6) night length of stay; and earn 5,000 Rapid Rewards points on packages seven (7) nights or more length of stay. To earn Rapid Rewards points for a vacation package, enter each Passenger's Rapid Rewards account number during checkout. Rapid Rewards account numbers can also be entered by visiting your account at Southwest.com/rapidrewards, when you check in online for your flight, or by providing your account number at the airport counter or gate before boarding your flight. No promo code necessary. Please allow up to eight weeks after completed qualifying travel for the Rapid Rewards points to be posted to each Member on the reservation with a Rapid Rewards account number. Rapid Rewards points are awarded in addition to the base Rapid Rewards points offered with any package purchase and indicated during the booking process and on travel documents. Points do not count towards A-List or A-List Preferred status. Points will be rewarded if booked 9/15/2020 – 10/5/2020 by 6:00 p.m. CT for travel 9/16/2020 – 4/11/2021. All Rapid Rewards rules and regulations apply and can be found at Southwest.com/rrterms.


2Rapid Rewards® Members will receive special offer earnings of 600 Rapid Rewards points per room for every qualifying stay at Las Vegas M life MGM Resorts International Properties. A qualifying stay is defined as one or more consecutive nights at an MGM Resort destination regardless of check in/check out occurrences. Rapid Rewards points will be credited to one (1) person, per room. Rapid Rewards points are offered by select MGM Resorts International Properties and are in addition to the base vacation package points earned by each traveling member in your party. Upon check in at the hotel, you must request Rapid Rewards points and provide your Rapid Rewards account number. M life Membership is required and membership number must be attached to your reservation prior to check out. To request Rapid Rewards points for past stays, please contact MGM Resorts Member Services at comments@mlife.com. Missing Rapid Rewards points may be requested up to 6 months from the qualifying stay. Please allow 30 days after completion of stay for the Rapid Rewards points to be credited to your account. If you are not already a Rapid Rewards Member, you may enroll at Southwest.com®. If you are not already an M life Member, you may enroll at mlife.com. See Southwest.com for more details. If you have any questions, please contact MGM Resorts Member Services at comments@mlife.com

All Rapid Rewards rules and regulations appy and can be found at Southwest.com/rrterms

A qualifying flight is a one-way revenue flight on Southwest Airlines from an origin city to a destination city, including any intermediate stops and/or connections or a round trip revenue flight on Southwest Airlines from an origin city to a destination city and back to the originating airport or carrier-recognized co-terminal.  Travel booked or flown prior to registration for this promotion is not eligible for the double points offer.