72-Hour Sale!

Southwest Airlines has launched its winter fare sale, offering discounted tickets ranging from $49 to $149, depending on where you want to fly.

The 72-hour sale started Tuesday morning and runs until 11:59 p.m. Thursday in your originating time zone. Tickets are being offered for the first few weeks of December and between Jan. 6 to Feb. 11, outside the high travel days of Christmas and the New Year’s holidays.

Below are the official details:
For a limited time, Southwest® Customers can receive a single car upgrade, save up to 30% and earn up to 2,400 Rapid Rewards® Points on rental cars with Budget.  See Terms and Conditions for additional details.

Offer is valid on qualifying rentals booked from October 14 through October 16, 2014 for rentals picked up from December 1, 2014 through February 28, 2015.

To take advantage of this offer, simply book your reservation through this page.The applicable codes will then be automatically applied to your reservation. Be sure to provide your Rapid Rewards account number at time of booking or at time of rental to receive your points.

Terms and Conditions:

  • Offer is valid on qualifying rentals booked from October 14 through October 16, 2014 for rentals picked up from December 1, 2014 through February 28, 2015 at participating Budget airport locations in the United States. Rental must begin by February 28, 2015.
  • 600 points offer is valid on rentals of 1 – 2 days.
  • 1,200 points offer is valid on rentals of 3 – 4 days.
  • 2,400 points offer is valid on rentals of 5 or more days.
  • Points offer is valid on daily, weekend, and weekly rates on all Budget car groups.
  • Please provide Rapid Rewards account number and BCD Number U072776 at time of rental or checkin to receive bonus points and savings of up to 30%.
  • An advance reservation is required.
  • Offer may not be used with any other promotion or offer.
  • The savings of up to 30% applies to Budget leisure weekly and weekend rates and is applicable only to the time and mileage charges of the rental.
  • Single upgrade coupon UUWZ006 is valid for a one time, one car group upgrade on a mid-size car (group C) through a full-size four-door car (group E). Maximum upgrade is to a premium car (group G).
  • Single car upgrade requires a 24-hour advance reservation is required. The upgraded car is subject to availability at time of check-in. Please provide Coupon Number UUWZ006 at time of booking to receive upgrade.
  • Taxes, concession recovery fees, vehicle license recovery fee, customer facility charges ($10/contract in CA) and fuel charges are extra.
  • Optional items such as LDW ($29.99/day or less except in Louisiana $49.99/day) and other surcharges may apply and are extra.
  • Offer is subject to vehicle availability at the time of rental and may not be available on some rates at some times. Car rental return restrictions may apply.
  • Offer subject to change without notice.
  • Holiday and other blackout periods may apply.
  • Renter must meet Budget age, driver, and credit requirements.  Minimum rental age may vary by location.  An additional daily surcharge may apply for renters under 25 years old.
  • Frequent Flyer surcharge of up to U.S. $1.00 per day may apply.
  • Point accrual structure subject to change.
  • Please allow six to eight weeks for points to post to your account.
  • All Rapid Rewards rules and regulations apply.