Southwest’s Regular Fare Sales And Why They Are Important

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    Every Tuesday, Southwest launches a “sale” on tickets. I say “sale” because, while it is a discount over normal prices, it is not normally a huge discount. Every sale is not the really good ones that have fares as low as $49, for example. But, they still roll out each Tuesday and are good for booking from the Tuesday through that Thursday (though sometimes these sales may stretch out for a week or so). If they are so regular, why are they important? Southwest’s Regular Fare Sales And Why They Are Important There are actually two reasons these sales are important for the Southwest customer. Southwest’s Reservation Schedule The first reason is because of Southwest’s schedule. They do not open their systems for booking almost a year out like most carriers. Instead, it is a fixed timeframe and they open it up again every couple of months. Right now, it is good through March 8, 2016. Each week’s fare sale goes a little further into their schedule for sale prices.... The post Southwest’s Regular Fare Sales And Why They Are Important appeared first on Running with Miles.

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