You can now track your bag to know it's still with you.
Your first two checked bags fly free, so go ahead—overpack.
1First and second checked bags. Size and weight limits apply.
Book like a boss—if your plans change, our flexible policies have got
2Fare difference may apply. 3Failure to cancel a
reservation at least 10 minutes prior to departure may result in
forfeited travel funds.
Flight credits from canceled flights stay in your account until you're
ready to use them.
Flight credits unexpired on or created on or after July 28,
2022 do not expire and will show an expiration date until our systems
are updated. Visit
We board in groups A, B, and C, and line up in numerical order. Your
boarding position is on your boarding pass.
We don't assign seats at Southwest, so enjoy the freedom of picking any
available seat upon boarding.
Our fleetwide satellite-based Inflight Entertainment Portal features a
flight tracker5, texting7, movies, TV series on
demand, and live TV8—all for free!
5Where available. Available only on WiFi-enabled aircraft.
7Texting only allows access to iMessage and WhatsApp (which
must be downloaded and activated before connecting to SouthwestWiFi).
8Due to licensing restrictions, on WiFi-enabled international
flights, free live TV and iHeartRadio may not be available for the full
duration of flight.
Most of our flights feature free snacks and drinks for everyone. Looking for a little more? We also have premium beverages1 for sale. Cheers to you!
1Alcohol purchased onboard must be consumed onboard. You must be 21 years or older to drink alcoholic beverages. According to the U.S. Surgeon General, women who are pregnant or who may become pregnant should not drink alcoholic beverages because of the risk of birth defects. In accordance with FAA regulations, Customers are prohibited from consuming alcoholic beverages onboard that are not served by Southwest Airlines®. Customers will not receive a beverage with a cap.