ATLANTA -- If you need to get away, Southwest Airlines is offering a way to escape for less.
The airline is offering a 40 percent off discount code that customers can use during a 72-hour period, beginning Tuesday.
To take advantage of the deal, enter the promo code BigDeal40 while booking tickets.
The deal is good for every day of the week except Sunday for Nov. 28 through Dec. 12, or for Jan. 7 through Feb. 14, 2013.
The offer expires at 11:59 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 11.
Visit southwest.com for more information, including restrictions and blackout dates.