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Southwest Airlines round-trip fares under $100 until Thursday

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Nellie Chapman | 10 October, 2017, 19:51

Southwest is offering a blockbuster of a sale, dropping some fares to just $49, making it possible to get a roundtrip flight for just under $100. That includes one-way flights to New Orleans are starting at $49; to Tampa for $79; to Las Vegas for $99 and to Portland $129. For instance, flights on Fridays and Sundays are excluded.

The sale started on Tuesday morning and covers travel from October 31st through December 19th and from January 3rd to February 14th.

Customers of the airline will also be able to cash in on global flights, which start as cheap as $59 and rise to around $262 each way depending on your route.

The sale ends on Thursday, October 12 at 11:59 p.m.

Those traveling to or from San Juan, Puerto Rico are offered valid deals from October 31 through December 7, 2017 and January 16 through March 1, 2018.

This is not the first time that Southwest has slashed ticket prices.

Southwest has rolled out similar three-day sales each June and October for the past several years - one sale in June 2015 was so popular that it crashed Southwest's website, according to CNBC.