Return of Southwest Aorline
As COVID regulations calm down worldwide, many airlines are coming back to Belize! Southwest is coming back to Belize! The airline has confirmed that direct flights to Belize will resume starting November 7th 2021. Visit their website to book your flight!
Learn more about the Southwest in Belize
Southwest started flying to Belize back in 2017! Their inaugural flight was from Denver, Colorado. They expanded to offer different non-stop flights from different airports and opened Belize to more travellers. At the onset of COVID-19, Southwest airlines ceased all flights to international airports on sunday March 22nd, 2020.
But first…here are the quick facts for those who aren’t too familiar with Southwest – one of the largest carriers in the United States.
- They are loved by customers and rank at or near the top of every airline customer service industry survey
- Southwest has been profitable in every year of their existence in a industry riddled with bankruptcies, losses and mergers – they know what they are doing
- They are now investing in Belize – showing commitment to our country as a growing tourist destination
- Tickets are ONLY available on their website Southwest.com
- You can check two bags for free. TWO FREE BAGS!
- There are no fees for changing your tickets (only the price differences).
- Oh…and they have a sense of humor
The Belize Tourism Board highlighted in a news release confirming the flight’s return that air connectivity is the lifeblood of Belize’s tourism economy. As a result, the BTB applauds the return of Southwest Airlines flights since it will make it simpler for visitors to enjoy Belize’s natural beauty, diverse attractions, and welcoming warmth.
If you’re considering visiting Belize, check prices on Southwest! They have excellent deals and if you are a Southwest member you can get companion airfare and points so you can travel more and visit Belize more often.