Sandwiched in the middle seat? Subway saves the day with free sandwiches on National Sandwich Day

10,000 airline passengers in the “sandwich seat” on November 3 can get a free Subway® Series submarine in a new contest

Sandwiched in the middle seat?  Subway saves the day with free sandwiches on National Sandwich DayMilford, Connecticut ( Subway is giving away 10,000 Subway Series One-Foot Subs to air travelers stuck in the middle seat on National Sandwich Day in a new contest*. As demand for air travel hits record highs ahead of the holiday season, Subway is improving flights a bit for passengers in the dreaded “sandwich seat.”

Participants can visit and upload a photo of themselves flying in the middle seat on November 3, 2022, for a chance to win one of 10,000 e-gift cards that can be used to purchase their favorite Subway series. The submission site is open from 12:00 a.m. ET November 3, 2022 to 11:59 p.m. ET November 4, 2022, full terms can be found at

“From new ingredients and sandwiches to fun and rewarding experiences, we’re always looking for new ways to surprise and delight our customers,” said Carrie Walsh, Global Marketing Director, Subway. “We’ve all experienced a ride in the sandwich seat, so offering free mouth-watering footlongs from the Subway Series is the perfect way to celebrate the sandwiches and our new menu and offer some relief to air travelers in sandwich seat.”

Sandwich lovers who aren’t traveling on National Sandwich Day can still celebrate at Subway with a special promotion† on iconic Subway footlongs. Starting November 1, customers can buy any one-foot sub and get one free with promo code FLBOGO on or the Subway app.

The Subway Series, unveiled in July, introduced a whole new way to experience Subway with 12 signature sandwiches ordered by name or number, allowing customers to sit back and relax while Subway’s sandwich artists take care of the rest . The Subway Series marked the biggest change to the brand’s menu and ordering experience in its nearly 60-year history and the next step in Subway’s transformation journey, which began in 2021.

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*NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. Open to legal residents of the 50 United States (DC) ages 18 and older. Void where prohibited. The contest starts on 03/11/22 and ends on 04/11/22. For official rules, prize descriptions and odds disclosure, visit Sponsor: Subway Franchisee Advertising Fund Trust Ltd., 325 Sub Way, Milford, CT 06461.

†Equal/lower price free sub-subscription. Add-ons add’l. Plus tax. Redeemable at participating US restaurants for Subway® app/online orders only. 1 per order. No additional reduction. Excludes Footlong PRO™. Limited time.

Christy J. Olson