From the bustling El Malecon boardwalk of Puerto Vallarta to the Mayan ruins of Cancun's Tulum National Park, there's something for everyone to explore when they visit Mexico with Southwest Airlines®. Explore what's left of ancient pre-Hispanic civilizations, acquaint yourself with the country's diverse flora and fauna, or take in the rich culture of the many modern metropolises. See what awaits you in Mexico lindo y querido.
Mexico is calling by way of the Caribbean. Lovers of ecotourism, rejoice: Southwest flies to the island of Cozumel, a popular destination for lovers of sun, surf, flora, and fauna. When you deplane at Cozumel International Airport, it’ll only be a matter of time before you find yourself drawn to the Caribbean Sea.Find flights
It doesn't matter if you're planning to soak up the sun and surf, or dive into urban nightlife, visiting Mexico with Southwest is as easy as saying ¡Hola!
This distinctively modern metropolis is a hotbed for first-rate shopping and sophisticated dining and nightlife.Read more
Just off Mexico's southwestern coast, this scenic island is known as a top diving destination, but it's also home to authentic eats, diverse wildlife, and pristine white-sand beaches.Read more
Just 20 miles apart, these sister cities offer a range of tropical experiences, from the old-world charm of the former to the bounty of beachfront resorts in the latter.Read more
Your bags fly free, because no golf bag3 or swimsuit should be left behind. So pack up without paying up with our two free checked bags.
Think your vacation plans may change? Don’t sweat it. We don’t charge you fees to change your mind2.
Surf the Web before you surf the waves with gate-to-gate WiFi on your flight. Bring your device, and the Internet will make time fly by on our flights to tropical destinations.
Southwest seats give you up to a 31-inch pitch, 17-inch width, and 2-inch recline, which all adds up to a more comfortable flight on our 737-700 aircraft.
Boredom doesn’t fly with us. So on your flight, watch a movie4 for free. Just one way we make getting to your tropical destination as nice as being there. Well...almost.
Southwest is bringing our low fares and no hidden fees with us. We want to make your trip special, so we’re taking everything you love about Southwest and bringing it all to your favorite destinations. Get everything Transfarency has to offer on your next trip, only with Southwest.
Southwest Rapid Rewards® lets you use your points on any flight, any day, any time, which means you can turn your points into a reward flight. Sign up and see why we’ve been named the best rewards program four years in a row5. Points that actually reward you with getaways, that’s Southwest Rapid Rewards.Sign up now
You can use your points to book any seat, on any flight, no exceptions. Any day, any time, any flight, your points are ready to take you to paradise.
If there’s a seat available on a Southwest flight, you can use your points. It’s that easy. So no matter when you want to get away, you can use your points to get you there. As long as we have a spot available on a flight, you can book it with your Southwest Rapid Rewards® points.
No matter when you earn them, they’ll be there for you to redeem on your flight to our tropical destinations or anywhere else you want to go.
You can earn points on flights and on everyday purchases with our partners, which makes getting to our tropical destinations easy. And our reward flights are based on our low fares, so the lower the fare, the fewer points you have to use. It’s almost like we want you to have the vacation of a lifetime.
If you’re new around here, we’re so happy to have you. Flying with us is easy and fun—this guide is your one-stop shop for doing things the Southwest way.
We’ll be waiting to welcome you with free snacks and countless smiles, so we want to get you onboard as quickly and smoothly as possible!
Our tropical destinations have country-specific travel policies and restrictions unique to the destination. Here's a list of documentation required to check out before booking and traveling.
The check-in process is a little bit different for international travel. Learn more here.
Save time at U.S. Customs and Passport control checkpoints when you download the Mobile Passport app by Airside Mobile (available in select cities).
1First and second checked bags. Weight and size limits apply.
2Fare difference may apply.
3A golf bag can be substituted for one checked bag.
4Download the Southwest app to view movies and on-demand content. Inflight messaging only allows access to iMessage and WhatsApp. Apps must be downloaded before the flight. Internet access for $8 a day per device on WiFi-enabled aircraft. Price is subject to change. May not be available for the full duration of flight. Prohibits access to high-bandwidth applications and websites, including Netflix, HBO GO® and VoIP, along with certain obscene/offensive content.
52016 – 2019 Freddie Awards.
6As reported in the CarTrawler Reward Seat Availability Survey, May 16, 2019, and Switchfly Reward Seat Availability Surveys 2010 – 2019, at IdeaWorksCompany.com.