Southampton Airport is just four miles from the city center and has both domestic and international routes arriving from the rest of England and the continent. The airport is actually built on the ruins of a Roman villa which was found on the site in 1925. Major and regional carriers both fly into SOU from many points throughout Europe. These include:
- Aer Lingus
- Eastern Airways
- BMI Regional
Popular Routes to Southampton Airport
Southampton Airport handles almost two million people each year; a number that has been on the upswing through 2015 and 2016. Popular routes into SOU arrive from both domestic and overseas locations, including Dublin, Edinburgh, Glasgow, and Amsterdam.
See What's Beyond Southampton Airport
Southampton sits on the southern coast of England to the west of London and is an important port city. Visitors can see some amazing architecture in structures like Bargate, Guildhall, the Wool house, and the custom house, to name a few. The rivers Test, Itchen, and Hamble all meet in the area, giving travelers and commercial industry excellent access to many different waterways.
Transportation fromSouthampton Airport
As is quite typical in Great Britain, travelers landing at Southampton can transfer to rail or bus services right at the airport. SOU is located at the junction of two motorways, making travel by taxi, shuttle, or private car easy too. You can also pick up a rental car if you're going to be driving yourself. To check on the best rental car rates available, click on the Skyscanner car rental search tab and compare rental car rates as well as airport transfers.
Cheap Flights to Southampton Airport
If you're thinking about traveling to southern England and want to know what airlines fly to SOU, check out the Skyscanner Airline page for a full list of carriers.
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