Airports & Transport Links

Airports & Transport Links

Southampton Airport

Southampton Airport is located off Junction 5 of the M27 and 5 minutes from the M3/M27 interchange.

There are approximately 860,000 pasengers annually, the majority scheduled business travellers, who recognise the convenience of the short check-in times.

With major carriers such as British Airways, Air France and Thompson, 26 routes now operate with regular flights to major UK and European cities, together with connections to over 200 long haul worldwide destinations

The Airport has its own dedicated railway station, with the closest train to plane connection of any European airport and is on the main Southampton - London Waterloo line with three trains an hour and a journey time of just 1 hour to London.

A new multi-storey car park, built to meet increasing demand, now means that there is on-site parking for over 2,150 cars.

Road & Rail Times

Distances and times from Southampton

Destination Road miles Rail
Southampton Airport 4 miles 7 mins
Portsmouth 21 miles 45 mins
Bournemouth 22 miles 38 mins
Basingstoke 32 miles 25 mins
Newbury 40 miles 1 hour 30 mins
Reading 50 miles 1 hour
Heathrow Airpor 63 miles from 1 hour via Heathrow Railair Link
Swindon 68 miles 1 hour 40 mins
Oxford 70 miles 1 hour 40 mins
London 76 miles 1 hour 13 mins (Waterloo)
Bristol 78 miles 1 hour 40 mins
Gatwick Airport 86 miles 1 hour 30 mins
Birmingham 130 miles 2 hours 45 mins