Southwest Rapid Rewards Points Calculators

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Everything to know about Southwest Rapid Rewards Points along with calculators for earning points, determining the cash value, and point transfers.

Southwest Airlines is the largest low-cost carrier in the United States. They fly to over 100 destinations consisting of 41 states, Puerto Rico, Mexico, Central America, and the Caribbean.

Southwest is not part of any major alliance and they currently do not partner with any other airline.

Southwest Points Value 1.3 Cents on average
Airline Alliance None
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Southwest Points Guides & Calculators

Southwest Points Value: How Much Are They Worth?

Full list of redemption options and the average cash value for each

Southwest Points To Dollars: Cash Value & Calculator

Calculate the average cash value of Southwest Points when used for flights, gift cards, and more based on our redemption values

Calculator: Best Credit Cards For Southwest Points

Check out our top credit card picks for earning Southwest Points and calculate which cards earn you the most

Southwest Airlines: Transfer Partners & Conversion Rates

Find out how you can earn lots of Southwest Points transferring points to Southwest Rapid Rewards from partner programs and calculate the transfer

Buying Southwest Points: When To Buy & Cost Calculator

Few points shy of a redemptions? Calculate the cost of buying points and find out when it makes sense to do so

Best Credit Card Offers For Southwest Points

Best For Flexible Travel Rewards
Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card
Chase Sapphire Preferred
Annual Fee: $95
80,000 Bonus Points
Earn 80,000 bonus points after you spend $4,000 on purchases in the first 3 months from account opening. That's $1,000 when you redeem through Chase Ultimate Rewards®.
Best For High Value
Chase Sapphire Reserve®
Chase Sapphire Reserve
Annual Fee: $550
50,000 Bonus Points
Earn 50,000 bonus points after you spend $4,000 on purchases in the first 3 months from account opening. That's $750 toward travel when you redeem through Chase Ultimate Rewards®

Southwest Credit Card Point Calculators

Input your monthly and yearly spend amounts into our Southwest Point Calculator to calculate how many points you can earn and the cash value of those points. Compare the results side by side any two credit cards featured on the website.

Best For Southwest Benefits
Southwest Rapid Rewards® Priority Credit Card
Southwest Rapid Rewards Priority Credit Card
Annual Fee: $149
40,000 Bonus Points
Earn 40,000 bonus points after spending $1,000 on purchases in the first 3 months your account is open. Plus, now enjoy more benefits and more ways to earn.

Southwest Rapid Rewards® Plus Credit Card

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Southwest Rapid Rewards® Premier Credit Card

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Southwest Rapid Rewards® Premier Business Credit Card

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Southwest Rapid Rewards® Performance Business Credit Card

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FAQ

How much are Southwest Points worth?

Southwest Points have an average value of about 1.3 cents per point. This means 1,000 Southwest Points are worth around $13.

What can Southwest Points be redeemed for?

Southwest Points can be redeemed for flights, car rentals, merchandise, gift cards, and more.

How do you earn Southwest Points?

The most straightforward way to earn Southwest Points is by flying Southwest Airlines. Points can also be earned using Southwest credit cards and spending with partners.

Does Southwest Points expire?

No. Southwest Points do not expire as long as you have an active account.