How To Add a “Free” Southwest Companion Pass Traveler

Even though many miles and points individuals know a lot about travel, there is always more to learn. Especially concerning underpublicized programs like Southwest Airlines.

Definitely one of the best travel deals. A companion pass allows the holder to bring a companion on any flight. It works for cash and points flights. 

Up to three partner changes each year are allowed. Companion passes are valid for one year.

The companion pass is easy to obtain with a Southwest Rapid Rewards® Priority Credit Card or Premier Business Credit Card because spend 

Adding a buddy to your reservation varies by ticket seller. Southwest Airlines accepts cash, Rapid Reward points, and travel portal payments.

Add a companion whether you book through the airline or a travel portal. Chase's travel gateway requires users to contact 866-951-6592 to book Southwest flights

Chase Ultimate Rewards points are worth different amounts when booking travel through the Chase portal depending on the card.

Chase will confirm your flight via email. Everything regarding your flight is in it. To add a companion to your Southwest flight, you'll need the confirmation number.

Step 2. Add Flight Confirmation Number to Southwest Account Link your confirmation number to Southwest Rapid Rewards on the Southwest website.

Log into your Southwest Airlines account after choosing a companion and filling out their profile.  Click My Account at the top.

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