Southwest entered the Hawaii market March 17 with service between Honolulu and Oakland, Calif. It launched its initial interisland service April 28 with flights between Honolulu and Kahului.
Southwest doesn’t serve meals and isn’t changing that policy on flights to Hawaii . The airline said it will offer a free snack bag, which is more than its standard in- flight snacks of pretzels and Wheat Thins. Bottom line: eat before your flight and pack some snacks.
Please arrive to your gate at least 30 minutes prior to your flight’s scheduled departure. All passengers must obtain their boarding passes and be in the gate area available for boarding at least 10 minutes prior to your flight’s scheduled departure time.
Southwest starts selling Hawaii flights , with $49 one-way fares . Southwest starts selling tickets on its first flights from California to Hawaii . The airline has received government approval for the long, overwater routes. Fares start at $49 one way and $29 each way between the Hawaiian islands.
Southwest Hawaii flights from Long Beach to Honolulu were announced last nmonth. Travel on Southwest to Hawaii and elsewhere can now be booked through April 11, 2021. On December 10, Southwest will open their schedule for reservations through June 5, 2020 .
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On flights over five hours, you ‘ll also have the option of purchasing a sandwich or salad from the Fresh Food Menu ($7). On all flights , soft drinks are complimentary, and alcoholic beverages are available for purchase . Once free, cocktail snacks are no longer available on flights shorter than two hours.
Yes, you may check -in for your Southwest Airlines (WN) flight at the airport ticket counter from 30 minutes to 3 hours before the scheduled departure time (depending on your departure city and destination) and receive a printed boarding pass.
We normally use an offsite parking facility and are bussed to Midway . I plan on arriving at the parking lot 2 hours prior to the flight so that we arrive at the airport 90 minutes prior to the flight. If you are flying Southwest, they recommend 90 minutes for domestic flights at MDW .
Re: Airport Checkin Required ? This usually occurs if you book a special fare such as a senior or child fare that requires age verification. I think it’s also possible if all standard boarding positions have already been assigned and the system can’t assign you a position.
The issue is Southwest’s initial, limited flight schedule from Hawaii to California doesn’t get passengers into California in time to catch Southwest flights to most cities east of California. So the airline isn’t selling many round-trip itineraries with connections.
Southwest will operate flights to Hawaii from four California cities: Oakland (OAK), San Diego (SAN), San Jose (SJC) and Sacramento (SMF). In Hawaii, the airline will fly to Honolulu (HNL) on Oahu, Kahului (OGG) on Maui, Kona (KOA) on the Island of Hawaii, and Lihue (LIH) on Kauai.
Round-trip flights to Hawaii from the continental U.S. range from as low as $400 to more than $2,000, with prices varying due to time of year, airport, airline and booking service. In economy class, round-trip tickets between most U.S. cities and Honolulu cost between $500 and $800.