It's Southwest sale time this Thanksgiving week, and the airline is taking shots at its competitors with its newest nationwide sale. Offering a little "basic" compassion, Southwest is referring to almost every other airline in America shifting toward the Basic Economy model. Southwest still allows two free checked bags and charges no fees for changing your flight, something to be thankful for.
Airfares in this sale are valid for Mondays through Thursday and Saturday travel from early December through May 22, 2019. As expected peak holiday flights are blacked out on December 21-23, December 26-27, December 29-30, 2018 & January 1-2, 2019.
All tickets must be booked by Thanksgiving night – Thursday, November 22, 2018, at 11:59 pm.
Please note, these fares are only available on Southwest.com. Other carriers regularly match these sale fares, so be sure to compare to find the best deal.
Sample nonstop sale fares include:
San Jose to Las Vegas $98 roundtrip
Las Vegas to Long Beach $98 roundtrip
Los Angeles to San Francisco $118 roundtrip
Oakland to San Diego $118 roundtrip
Jacksonville to Ft. Lauderdale $118 roundtrip
Washington DC-DCA to Providence $120 roundtrip
Nashville to Atlanta $130 roundtrip
Chicago-Midway to Cincinnati $134 roundtrip
Atlanta to Columbus $138 roundtrip
Long Beach to Denver $144 roundtrip
Phoenix to San Jose $148 roundtrip
Kansas City to Minneapolis $158 roundtrip
Little Rock to St. Louis $158 roundtrip
Detroit to Chicago-Midway $162 roundtrip
Washington DC-IAD to Orlando $164 roundtrip
Denver to Albuquerque $168 roundtrip
Baltimore to Indianapolis $176 roundtrip
Columbus to Ft. Myers $178 roundtrip
Philadelphia to Ft. Lauderdale $186 roundtrip
New York-LaGuardia to West Palm Beach $188 roundtrip
St. Louis to Pittsburgh $192 roundtrip
Minneapolis to Nashville $206 roundtrip
Raleigh to Houston-Hobby $224 roundtrip