Southampton Airport Guide (SOU)
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Southampton Airport (SOU) is located 4 miles northeast of Southampton, England, United Kingdom. In 2012, 1.7 million passengers passed through Southampton Airport, making it the 18th busiest airport in the United Kingdom. The airport site was first used as a landing field in 1910, and was later utilized by the United States Navy during World War I. Edinburgh and Glasgow are the two most popular destinations from Southampton Airport.
Transfer between Terminals
Southampton Airport has a single terminal building. The airport’s terminal is accessible by foot.
Nearby Airport Hotels
Premier Inn Southampton Airport, Mitchell Way, Southampton SO18 2XU, England, The hotel offers its guests an on-site restaurant, a bar and lounge, and free parking outside the hotel. Ellington Lodge at the Concorde Club, Stoneham Lane, Eastleigh SO50 9HQ, England, This hotel boasts on-site dining and free parking on the hotel premise.
Transport into Town
Rail: Southampton Airport Parkway railway station serves the Southampton Airport. The station is conveniently located just a short one minute walk from the terminal. Southampton City Centre is a 7 minute train journey from the airport and London Waterloo is a 69 minute train journey from Southampton Airport Parkway railway station. Bus: The U1C bus service operates between Southampton Airport, Southampton University, the city center and waterfront. It runs every 15 minutes during the week and every 20 minutes at weekends and public holidays. Southampton's National Express coach terminal is in the city center. There are bus services to destinations around Britain including central London, Heathrow airport, and Gatwick airport.
There are two special lounges inside Southampton Airport. Breeze Priority Lounge is located in the Departure Lounge on the 1st Floor, and is open from 6am - 8:30pm Monday through Saturday, 6:30am - 8:30pm on Sunday. Flybe Executive Lounge is also located inside the Southampton Airport.
Approximately six different airlines provide service to Southampton Airport. Flybe is the most popular airline at Southampton Airport, and flies to the most destinations.
The first 30 minutes of wireless internet connections is free. Internet kiosks can be located throughout the airport. There are two eateries and two retail stores inside Southampton Airport.
There are two parking options at Southampton Airport. The Long Stay parking lot is located approximately 5 minutes from the terminal via a courtesy shuttle bus. Short Stay parking is located only a short walk from the terminal. Short Stay parking rates range from £3.30 for 30 minutes and £27.00 for one day. Drivers can reserve parking spots in advanced on Southampton Airport’s website.
Cheap Flights to Southampton
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