The Southwest website allows a visitor to enter his flight number and get the current status of the flight. There are also websites such as FlightAware that provide live, up-to-date alerts about a flight. More » Geography

As of 2015, flights on Southwest Airlines cannot be purchased through Expedia or any other third-party discount site, states Huffington Post. The only site that sells Southwest Airlines tickets is the official company we... More »

Cargo on a Southwest flight can be tracked by using the online shipment tracking form that is available on the official Southwest Cargo website. The cargo can be tracked by using its air waybill number, cargo account num... More » Geography

Southwest flight status can be checked using the "Check Flight Status" tool at the Southwest website. This requires users to input the departure city or airport code, the arrival city or airport code, the date of travel ... More » Geography

To check on the status of a Southwest flight, automated flight information is available at 1-888-792-8747, as of 2015. The airline's customer service line is 1-800-445-5764. This number sends the customer to a live opera... More » Geography

Customers flying with Southwest airlines can check in online 24 hours in advance but no less than an hour before the flight leaves. For those with mobile devices, the airline's E-ticket terminal can be used to print boar... More » Geography

The benefits of checking in for your Southwest flight online include getting a good boarding position, avoiding the check-in line at the airport and going straight to the security checkpoint. If you purchase EarlyBird Ch... More » Geography