is the portal to connect to Southwest Airlines Wi-Fi. Learn about Southwest Airlines Inflight Wi-Fi and its pricing to stay connected in the air.


How To Connect To Southwest Airlines Wi-Fi?

  1. Turn on Airplane Mode and connect to the “SouthwestWiFi” Wi-Fi network.
  2. Open a browser and type in the address bar.
  3. Select a plan and you will be connected to Southwest Airlines Wi-Fi.


$8 per device, per flight.

Wi-Fi access is free for A-List Preferred Members and Business Select Customers on up to three devices per flight on the day of travel.

A-List Preferred Members who purchase a Business Select Fare may connect up to six devices per flight on the day of travel.

Frequently Asked Questions

When is the Inflight Internet accessible?

Internet is accessible from takeoff to landing on Wi-Fi enabled aircraft.

What devices can I use?

Wi-Fi enabled devices such as mobile phones, tablets, and laptops are compatible.

What payment methods are accepted to purchase Internet access on Southwest flights?

The following payment methods are accepted:

  • Credit Card
  • PayPal
  • Apple Pay
  • Venmo

Who is Southwest Airlines Wi-Fi Provider?

Inflight Internet is provided on Southwest Airlines aircraft by Anuvu (formerly known as Global Eagle Entertainment) and Viasat.

Does Southwest Airlines Offer Free WiFi?

No, Southwest Airlines does not offer free Wi-Fi. It costs $8 per device, per flight and allows access to social media, web browsing, and email.

Texting service through iMessage and WhatsApp is free of charge for all passengers.

Will the Content be Filtered if I purchase $8 Internet?

Airlines restrict access to high-bandwidth applications, websites, and video conferencing services to give customers the best experience possible. Additionally, it blocks potentially offensive content considering the open environment on board.

What is Southwest Inflight Entertainment Portal?

The Southwest Inflight Entertainment Portal allows access to flight tracker, texting (iMessage and WhatsApp), movies, TV series on demand, and live TV, for free.

Restrictions may apply. Price is subject to change. Please refer to the Southwest Airlines website for the Terms of User and Privacy Policy.

3.1/5 - (16 votes)