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Southwest (LUV) Offers Four-Day Low Fare Sale for Spring Travel

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Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV - Free Report) has announced a four-day WOW Sale, effective Jan 4, 2021 through Jan 7, offering customers one-way fares as low as $29 for travel across the United States this spring.

For nonstop flights connecting Atlanta, GA with Raleigh/Durham, NC; Denver, CO with Salt Lake City, UT; and Phoenix, AZ with Palm Springs, CA, tickets are available for as low as $29 one-way. Customers traveling between Dallas, TX and New Orleans, LA can avail tickets for $39 one-way, while those traveling between Nashville, TN and Sarasota, FL can book one-way tickets for as low as $89. Nonstop flight tickets on the San Diego, CA-Hawaii route are available for $99 one-way. These discounted fares are available for travel through May 26, 2021.

Earlier this month, Southwest announced that it has entered into a full-participation distribution agreement with Sabre Corporation that would allow business customers continued access to the former’s low fares and legendary customer service in 2021 and beyond. Per the agreement, Sabre will continue to distribute Southwest's content to corporations, government agencies and the like through its global distribution system.

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Southwest carries a Zacks Rank #4 (Sell).

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