Book a Flight to Southampton
As well as being an important transport hub for destinations in the local area, Southampton is a lively and dynamic city in its own right. A vibrant contemporary culture, rich history and emerging food scene make it a great destination for your next city break.
When to Book Flights to Southampton
In general, the most popular time to book flights to Southampton is the summer. Warm temperatures offer the perfect conditions to explore local beaches and discover the nearby countryside.
If you’re looking for a bargain break, you’ll find a good choice of cheap flights to Southampton in the low season. Whether you’re travelling to the city itself or looking for cheap flights from Southampton to other destinations, you should be able to find a good choice of affordable journeys throughout the autumn, winter and spring months.
How to Find Cheap Flights to Southampton
On your Expedia flight results’ page, you can click ‘Show flexible dates’ to see if you could save money by flying on a different day.
Make sure you check ‘Nearby airports’, you’ll find this under your selected departure and arrival point, to see if there are any other options you’ve overlooked.
UK Departures to Southampton
Located just four miles from the centre of Southampton, the city’s airport is an important transport hub for the south of England. Flights depart from the airport for destinations across the UK as well as selected cities in Europe.
Which Airlines Fly to Southampton?
FlyBe offers a choice of services from Southampton to destinations across the UK.
How to Get Around Southampton
Southampton’s bus network connects all parts of the city and serves some nearby suburbs. Trains link Southampton with the rest of the country while regular ferry services are available to the nearby Isle of Wight.
Must-See Attractions in Southampton
Start your trip to Southampton by going back in time with a visit to the medieval city walls. Built in the 14th century, the walls lead you down to Mayflower Park where you’ll find a memorial dedicated to the pilgrims who set sail for the US.
Another fantastic destination for those who want to learn more about Southampton is the SeaCity Museum. The museum tells the story of Southampton’s rich maritime past and has a special section dedicated to the city’s part in the Titanic disaster.
Tips for Travelling in Southampton
Southampton has recently introduced a new smart travel card, the Solent Go, to make getting around the city even easier.