Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards Plus, Premier and Premier Business cards all offering 50,000 bonus points

Posted on September 20, 2016 by in Chase Ultimate Rewards, Southwest Rapid Rewards

Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards Plus

What’s the deal with the Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards Plus, Premier and Premier Business cards?

You can earn 50,000 Rapid Rewards when you spend $2,000 on purchases in the first 3 months with a Rapid Rewards PlusRapid Rewards Premier or Rapid Rewards Premier Business credit card!

We’ve posted about these Southwest Airlines cards before, and for good reason. 50,000 points is a huge bonus, and if you are successful in your application for just two of these cards, you nearly have enough points for a free Companion Pass. This valuable travel tool lets you fly with a friend or family member for free, free of carrier charges, even on award tickets, and is yours when you earn 110,000 points.

Tell me more about the Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards Plus, Premier and Premier Business cards…

Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards Plus

The Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards Plus card has a $69 annual fee that’s not waived. As well as the 50,000 points bonus that you earn when you spend $2,000, you also earn 3,000 bonus Rapid Rewards after your cardmember anniversary.

The Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards Premier card has a $99 annual fee that’s not waived. In addition to the 50,000 points bonus that you get when you spend $2,000, you earn 6,000 bonus points after your cardmember anniversary.

The Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards Premier Business card has a $99 annual fee that’s not waived. In addition to the 50,000 points bonus when you spend $2,000, you earn 6,000 bonus points after your cardmember anniversary and business owners get employee perks such as free credit cards.

With all of these cards, you earn 2 points per dollar spent on Southwest Airlines and Rapid Rewards Hotel and Car Rental Partner purchases and 1 point per dollar everywhere else. Earning is unlimited with points that don’t expire, there’s no blackout dates, change fees or seat restrictions and your bags fly free on Southwest. Plus there’s no foreign transaction fees to pay if you have the Premier or Premier Business card.

How do I get the Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards Plus, Premier and Premier Business cards deal?

You can apply for the Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards Plus card here by scrolling down and clicking on ‘More [+]’.

Apply for the Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards Premier card here and the Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards Premier Business card here.

What else do I need to know about the Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards Plus, Premier and Premier Business cards deal?

Chase is pretty generous about repeat bonuses. If you’ve had one of these cards in the past, you can still get this new bonus offer, as long as you have not received a new cardmember bonus for the product in the past two years.

Don’t forget about the Chase 5/24 rule.