Southwest Airlines At Chicago Airport (MDW) Information


Chicago Midway International Airport


A & B


A & B


(773) 838-0600

Terminal ADDRESS

5700 S Cicero Ave, Chicago, IL 60638, United States


What Terminal Is Southwest At Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW)?

Below are the details for Chicago Midway (MDW) Terminal:

Arrivals and Departures Terminal (MDW):

Southwest operates from Terminals A & B at Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) for all arrivals and departures. This is applicable for both domestic and international flights at Chicago Midway (MDW) Airport.


  • Southwest Airlines Terminals A & B include Gates: A: 4a, 4b, 9, 11, 15-19, B: 1-3, 5, 7-12, and 14-26 at Chicago Midway (MDW) Airport.
  • To obtain assistance regarding the Chicago Midway International Airport terminal, please dial the telephone number (773) 838-0600.
  • Southwest Airlines offers 118 flights each week from MDW airport to different cities.
  • On weekdays, there are 69 cities with nonstop flights from MDW, and on weekends, there are 70 cities.

Chicago Midway International Airport

Established in 1927, Midway International Airport has been serving thousands of passengers worldwide. There are 7 airlines that run from this airport, and it is a base for Southwest Airlines and carries around 95% of passengers at the airport. 

It has 43 gates that serve domestic and international passengers at their best. The airport has five runways that connect through air taxis. 

Services available at Southwest Concourse 

At Chicago Midway Airport, you can find various comforting services offered by the airport. If you are flying to and from the Southwest Terminal MDW, you must know about the following services offered. 

  • Airport WiFi: When you are at the Southwest Terminal of Chicago Airport, you get unlimited free WiFi access. You can connect to it either pre or post-security. 
  • Power Outlets in Gate Waiting Areas: Keeping in mind today’s digital scenario, for the comfort of passengers the Midway Airport has set up power-equipped chairs throughout the terminal and the baggage area, this allows passengers to charge their electronic devices at their convenience. 
  • Business Centers: Now you can spend hours at the airport without thinking about your business meetings. MDW Airport has business centers where passengers can hold meetings and do their work. Even if you are not flying to and from the airport,  people are still allowed to come to the business center and conduct their meetings. 
  • Mother’s Room: If you are traveling with kids, mothers get a separate room for their safety and convenience at Southwest Chicago Terminal. This provides a private setting for mothers to breastfeed their kids. 

Note: Even now if you have any queries or if you face an issue you can connect with Southwest Airlines Chicago Terminal Phone Number at +1 773-838-0600

How to get to and from Southwest Concourse?

To get to and from the Southwest Terminal Chicago Airport, you may get various options to choose from. Some of them are mentioned below. 

Public Transit

There are CTA buses and trains available for you to use to travel to and from the Southwest Terminal Chicago. Public transit is the easiest and most affordable transport to access. The train service is available from 4:30 AM -1:00 AM. Apart from CTA buses, you can also use Pace Buses that cover different routes. 

Taxis and rideshare services

Another way to get to and from the Midway Airport is using Taxis and rideshare services. It is advised to take a taxi from the cab station only for your safety. And also make sure that the taxi has a meter system installed in it to calculate the amount you need to pay. You can also use shared rides if you wish to pay less. While coming from Midway, you may have to charge some rideshare fares. The details are below;

  • Downtown ($18 per person)
  • McCormick Place ($18 per person)
  • O'Hare International Airport ($35 per person)

Flight Options and Destinations

While flying with Southwest Airlines MDW Airport, you get the option to choose between non-stop and connecting flights to and from MDW. 

1. Non-stop Flights to Chicago: Southwest has a large number of non-stop flights flying to and from the Southwest Airlines Chicago Airport. Some of the destinations covered through non-stop flights include:

  • Albany
  • Austin
  • Atlanta
  • Boise
  • Denver
  • Kansas City
  • Ontario

2. Connecting Flights to Chicago: You also have the option to fly using a connecting flight. Some of the destinations covered by a connecting flight include:

  • Aruba
  • Corpus Christi
  • Fresno
  • Havana
  • Jackson 

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, Southwest Airlines offers a Rapid Rewards program that allows passengers to earn and redeem frequent flyer miles for flights, hotel stays, car rentals, etc.

Southwest Airlines allows each passenger to check up to two bags for free. Additional bags may be checked for a fee.

Yes, Southwest Airlines offers a range of special services for passengers with disabilities or special needs, including wheelchair assistance, pre-boarding, and accommodations for service animals. Passengers should contact the airline in advance to take the advantage of these services.