Southwest Airlines Offers Early Boarding Fee

Posted on: 7:01 am, January 22, 2013, by , updated on: 07:55am, January 22, 2013


(KTVI) – Want to grab that perfect seat? You’ll have to pay for it at Southwest Airlines.  Southwest is rolling out a new $40 fee for early boarding.  The fee guarantees certain passengers will be one of the first 15 on a plane.

Passengers will be able to pay at the gate about 45 minutes before the flight leaves.  Southwest passengers can already pay $10 for early bird check-in.