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Several airlines drop ticket prices in light of Southwest sale

Today may be best day to buy plane ticket
Several airlines drop ticket prices in light of Southwest sale
Posted at 12:31 PM, Jun 08, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-08 12:31:22-04

Calling all travelers! Today might be one of the best days to buy a plane ticket.

Southwest Airline’s 72-hour sale closes at 11:59 p.m. Thursday, and their cheap fares (tickets are as low as $49 for a one-way flight) have prompted competitors to drop their prices too, Fortune Magazine reported.

Rivals like American Airlines, Delta, and United have matched some of Southwest’s cheap prices.

Southwest flights out of Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport to Baltimore or Chicago are $49 for a one-way ticket.

There are some restrictions on Southwest’s sale; flights on Fridays and Saturdays are excluded.

Click here to see the full list of restrictions or to purchase a ticket.