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“Horrible Airline”
Review of Southwest Airlines


Reviewed 5 July 2021

Southwestern sucks. I’m now on a 5 hour delay because of a “flight swap”. Southwest has done absolutely nothing for the customers that it has inconvenienced. Not even a cup of water. I will never, ever fly Southwest for business or pleasure. Horrible airline that does not care about its customers.

Date of travel: July 2021
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Reviewed 5 July 2021

Worst airline EVER. Flight was delayed almost 7 hours. Southwest did absolutely nothing for its customers. I will never fly Southwest ever again for work or pleasure. Southwest doesn’t care about its customers.

Date of travel: July 2021
1  Thank tonyrL6282LW
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Reviewed 5 July 2021

original booked and paid for flight was cancelled( purchased 3 months earlier)..assigned new flight which was extremely inconvenient for older travelers. arriving at midnight both flights! every flight was at least a half hour behind...we had a flight into midway and it took them almost a half hour to get someone to get the walkway to the side of the plane!..we just sat there.came in thru a19..on our boarding pass from midway to hartford it was marked gate b1`..we walked all the way over to b1 to find out we were flying out of a19!!!..are you kidding me!!!..my back is held together with titanium and screws and i walk with a cane..and then the moron at the gate would not let me on with the wheel chair people..thank god i had paid for the a seat...i'm not flying again till they get there *^%T together..

Date of travel: July 2021
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Reviewed 4 July 2021

Flights get canceled without notice. No one calls, text or email you with the changes. The night before returning home, we weren't able to check in. At this point we realized our flight has been canceled.
Tried to call the customer service but system said it will take 108 minutes to talk to customer service.
The day after, I was able to talk to someone and finally with extra stop and over 10 hours, we got home.

Date of travel: July 2021
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Reviewed 4 July 2021

I have been flying Southwest Airlines since 2007. Unfortunately, my recent flight last week was horrible. Between no enforcement of the Federal mandate of mask wearing, and having my connecting flight home canceled, basically leaving me stranded in Chicago for two days, to the lackadaisical attitude of the Southwest staff, I seriously doubt I will fly this airline again.

Date of travel: July 2021
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