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Great news for folks wanting to visit Cuba like Emily did recently!
You can now book flights on Southwest to Cuba! And they’re on sale starting at $59 one-way.
The new Southwest flights are even better news for folks with the Companion Pass. Because you can bring a friend or loved one along on a paid or award flight to Cuba for only the cost of taxes and fees.
I’ll explain more about the new Southwest flights to Cuba!
Southwest Flights to Cuba on Sale!
Link: Southwest Cuba Fare Sale
Link: Emily’s Cuba Trip Report
You can now book paid and award flights to Cuba on Southwest.
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Varadero will begin November 13, 2016.
And flights from Fort Lauderdale and Tampa to Havana will start December 12, 2016.
To celebrate the new flights, Southwest has a fare sale!
You can book a round-trip flight for ~$150+. Or you can book a round-trip award flight for 4,464 Southwest points and ~$47 in taxes and fees.
The fare sale is good when you book by November 20, 2016, for travel between November 13, 2016, and April 24, 2017.
Million Mile Secrets team member Keith used his Companion Pass to book flights for himself and his wife for 4,464 Southwest points and ~$94 in taxes and fees. That’s a great deal!
Remember, you’ll need to make sure your visit falls into one of the 12 categories for approved travel into Cuba.
Emily was approved to visit because she wanted to “support for the Cuban people” by getting to know the locals and spending money to encourage small business there.
And it was totally worth it because she and her friends love music and dance, which are some of Cuba’s specialties!
This is good timing! Because starting October 17, 2016, you’ll be able bring unlimited amounts of Cuban rum and cigars back to the US for personal consumption!
Earn Southwest Points
Or you can earn Southwest points directly with one of these cards:
- Southwest Rapid Rewards® Plus Credit Card
- Southwest Rapid Rewards® Premier Credit Card
- Southwest Rapid Rewards® Premier Business Credit Card
Remember, points you earn on the Chase Southwest cards count toward the total 110,000 point requirement needed to earn the Companion Pass.
You can now book Southwest flights to Cuba! And Southwest is offering a fare sale on flights to Cuba for ~$150+ or 4,464 Southwest points and ~$47 round-trip!
Remember, you have other options for using miles for flights to Cuba as well!
Are you planning to visit Cuba?