Southwest Rapid Rewards® Performance Business Credit Card

Southwest Rapid Rewards® Performance Business Credit Card

Southwest Rapid Rewards® Performance Business Credit Card

Southwest Rapid Rewards® Performance Business Credit Card

Southwest Rapid Rewards® Performance Business Credit Card

Card details

  • Earn 70,000 points after you spend $5,000 on purchases in the first 3 months. Plus, earn an additional 30,000 points after you spend $25,000 on purchases in the first 6 months.

  • 9,000 bonus points after your Cardmember anniversary.

  • 3 points per $1 spent on Southwest Airlines® purchases.

  • 2 points per $1 spent on social media and search engine advertising, Internet, cable and phone services and 1 point per $1 spent on all other purchases.

  • 4 Upgraded Boardings per year when available

  • Inflight WiFi Credits

  • Global Entry or TSA Pre✓® Fee Credit

  • Employee cards at no additional cost, earn points on employee spending.

Rates, fees & offers

  • Annual fee

    $199

  • Rewards rate

    1x-3x

  • Bonus offer

    Earn 70,000 points after you spend $5,000 on purchases in the first 3 months your account is open. Plus, earn an additional 30,000 points after you spend $25,000 on purchases in the first 6 months.

  • Intro APR

    N/A

  • Ongoing APR

    APR: 17.49% - 24.49% Variable APR

    Penalty APR: Up to 29.99%, Variable

    Cash Advance APR: 26.49%, Variable

  • Balance transfer fee

    Either $5 or 5% of the amount of each balance transfer, whichever is greater.

  • Foreign transaction fee

    None

Recommended credit score

Compare to other cards

New! Southwest Rapid Rewards® Performance Business Credit Card

Southwest Rapid Rewards® Performance Business Credit Card

Annual Fee

$199

Annual Fee

$0

Annual Fee

$0

Regular APR

17.49% - 24.49% Variable APR

Regular APR

13.99% - 23.99% Variable APR

Regular APR

22.99% Variable APR

Rates & Fees

Intro APR

N/A

Intro APR

0% on Balance Transfers for 18 months

Intro APR

10.99% intro APR on Balance Transfers for 6 months

Recommended Credit Score
Recommended Credit Score
Recommended Credit Score

NerdWallet review

By Melissa Lambarena

Rating details

4.9

Editor's overall rating

Pros and cons

Pros
  • High rewards rate

  • No foreign transaction fee

Cons
  • Has annual fee

With plenty of perks and opportunities for rewards, the Southwest Rapid Rewards® Performance Business Credit Card can offer Southwest loyalists a bit of a glimpse into the premium travel experience.

Key features include:

-A $199 annual fee.

-Earn 70,000 points after you spend $5,000 on purchases in the first 3 months your account is open. Plus, earn an additional 30,000 points after you spend $25,000 on purchases in the first 6 months.

-3 points per $1 spent on qualifying Southwest Airlines purchases.

-2 points per $1 spent on social media and search engine advertising, internet, cable and phone services.

-1 point per $1 spent on all other purchases.

-9,000 bonus points each account anniversary year.

You'll also get useful perks such as four upgraded boardings each anniversary year (when available), in-flight Wi-Fi credits, and a statement credit for a Global Entry or TSA Precheck application fee.

For more information, see NerdWallet's full review of this card.