Get complete information on pet policy of Southwest Airlines

  • Are you planning to travel with your furry friend but have no clue regarding the pet policy of the airline? Well, don't need to worry as in this article you will be offered the complete details regarding the pet policy of Southwest Airlines. 


    Besides, passengers can easily contact the reservation department of the airline to gather complete information on Southwest Airlines pet policy


    Major pointers of Southwest pet policy


    • As mentioned in the policy, the passenger can travel with vaccinated small dogs and cats. 
    • Further, it is required that the dog and cat are at least 8 weeks old for traveling by airline. 
    • However, pets are not allowed on international flights.
    • Also, the pets are accepted by the airline on the first-come, first-serve basis. So, it is suggested to contact the airline in advance before traveling with the pets. 
    • Besides, a maximum of six pets is allowed on the flight with a maximum limit of one pet carrier per passenger.
    • For pet reservations, the charges are set to $95 for each side per carrier. However, the fare can vary with the travel route and fare type of passenger. 
    • Also, the maximum dimension of the pet carrier should not exceed 17 X 9.5 X 10 inches. 
    • Further, two pets are allowed in one carrier. However, it is required that species of the dogs and cats are the same.