Start your holiday with Southampton Airport
Skip the hustle and bustle at airport security with fast track access, making it quicker for you to explore what this £5 million enhanced terminal has to offer.
Constantly improving your customer experience with new eateries and fancy features, you’ll find all your holiday essentials at hand. There’s even four hours’ worth of free Wi-Fi, enough to cover that pre-boarding wait.
You’ll be welcomed into the terminal by everyone’s favourite tax-free shop, World Duty Free. A hub of all your favourite designer fragrances, cosmetics, accessories and branded spirits, you won’t be able to refuse.
Don’t worry about lugging around all your new buys too, because with the reserve and collect service, you can simply pick up your treats on your return home.
Enjoy some home favourites before you head on your next adventure, from a classic portion of fish and chips to a tasty Costa Coffee.
Keeping you entertained with a whole range of magazines, books and gadgets is WH Smiths. We know how hard it is to resist delving into a good story line and that’s why Southampton Airport has the Priority Lounge, a space for some much needed relaxation and quiet time.
Surrounded by complimentary refreshments, food, unlimited Wi-Fi and laptop and mobile charging points, you won’t need to leave until it’s time to board.
To and from Southampton Airport
It’s time to belt out that classic ‘we’re all going on a summer holiday’ car tune, pop postcode SO18 2NL into your handy sat-nav and be on your way. Getting to and from the airport is an absolute pleasure with fantastic transport links, you’ll be there before you know it.
Southampton Airport is located to the north of Southampton. It doesn’t matter if you’re coming north, east, south or west, you’ll find it just off the J5 on the M27 and close to the M3.
Spoil yourself upon your arrival with the priority parking, this car park has the closest and most spacious bays to the airport. Leave your car in good hands with 24-hour attendants, patrols and CCTV.
The short stay car park is only a matter of minutes away from your terminal and there are even convenient spaces for Blue badge holders. If you don’t mind the five minute shuttle bus ride to the airport, the long stay car park is great value parking.
Making it one of the most effective ways to access the airport grounds, this user-friendly airport boasts one of the fastest plane to train connections in Europe. Making even last minute holidays from Southampton Airport easy, you’re only 99 steps to the main terminal from the nearby Southampton Airport Parkway Station.
All you have to do is plan your journey with the National Rail Enquiries and let your holiday begin.
Hitch a ride from one of the local or regional bus services, which will take you directly to Southampton city centre or local surrounding areas.
From Southampton city centre, grab to Southampton Parkway Train Station, which will leave you a matter of feet from the check-in desks. The nearby services available are the Uni-Link, Velvet Bus and First Group. For those travelling from further up north, there’s always the Megabus service.
Book an overnight stay before you fly
Southampton bustling city centre has plenty of hotels available just a matter of minutes away. You won’t have to worry about getting on the road early to avoid traffic and you can say goodbye to those early morning alarms.
Extend those holiday butterflies with a pre or post-holiday stay in the Holiday Inn, your good night’s rest has arrived. If you’ve bagged yourself a cheap holiday from Southampton Airport it will be hard to refuse splurging those extra pennies on the Macdonald Botel Park Hotel.
Your stay here will include free access to the spa and has plenty of local delights close by, it’s a holiday within itself.