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What is" Web Only" means for South West fares?

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What is" Web Only" means for South West fares?

When I book flihgt via SouthWest web site, there is a lower fare with a remark Web Only, what does Web Only actually means, any restriction for that ticket?

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1. Re: What is" Web Only" means for South West fares?

... Erm. I presume it means that it's a fare bucket only available on the web...

As for restrictions, have you tried clicking on it?

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2. Re: What is" Web Only" means for South West fares?

Only Spiderman can buy these tickets perhaps.

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3. Re: What is" Web Only" means for South West fares?

Southwest has 3 fare catagories. The cheapest is available online only and marked as 'Web Only' This means nothing other than the fare is not available if you call Southwest airlines.

The 'Wanna Get Away' fare is the lowest available fare and available up to 2 weeks before a flight. These are the only fares marked as web only.

You can click one of the 3 fare types to see the restrictions for each fare.

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4. Re: What is" Web Only" means for South West fares?

Clue is in the title 'web only'...................

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5. Re: What is" Web Only" means for South West fares?

This is hilarious ! I am crying

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6. Re: What is" Web Only" means for South West fares?

what does web only mean when pricing air fare?

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7. Re: What is" Web Only" means for South West fares?

Oh dear I've just wet myself

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8. Re: What is" Web Only" means for South West fares?

Joe--I was really holding it together ( barely) until I got to your response!

Maureen--you are repeating the question asked by the OP ( original poster) rather than repeat the question go back and read the responses in # 1, 3 and 4. HInt: sometimes when it walks like a dog, barks like a dog and looks like a dog--It IS a dog!!!!

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9. Re: What is" Web Only" means for South West fares?

Only guys named "Web" can book that fare?

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10. Re: What is" Web Only" means for South West fares?

Can I do a 'web only' ticket purchase on the telephone? ;)