The relatively small Airport servicing Hampshire, England in the city of Southampton is an excellent gateway to area attractions such as the New Forest and Winchester Cathedral. Located just 4 miles from Southampton, it features a very stylish and cozy lounge, as well as interesting replicas of original "spitfire" planes.
Southampton Airport offers mostly domestic and European International Connections. It offers a good number of flights in the United Kingdom and to Ireland, Channel Islands, Spain, Portugal, Belgium, the Netherlands, Germany, Austria, and Switzerland. It is a far more convenient option for travelers to Southampton than the nearest large airport, Gatwick Airport, which is over 60 miles away by car hire. In addition, Flybe hosts several budget regularly scheduled and seasonal flights from Southampton Aiprort to popular destinations in Spain. You can save time and money on your stay in Southampton with a seven seater car hire from Southampton Airport.
Southampton Airport has an interesting and colorful history. It is reputed to be built over the remains of a Roman Villa, but that's just the beginning. Southampton was a popular gateway for Ukrainian Jewish emigrants headed to the United States, and during the 1920s its hangers were converted into dormitories, kitchens and dining rooms to accommodate their passage. You can find out more as you pass through the airport. Reserve a cheap Southampton Airport 7 seater car rental to await your arrival.