Flights from Edinburgh to Southampton

Edinburgh to Southampton

  • There are 36 flights a week from Edinburgh to Southampton
  • The average flight time from Edinburgh to Southampton is 1h 30min
  • 1 airline flies direct from Edinburgh to Southampton
  • The most popular airline flying from Edinburgh to Southampton last month was Flybe
  • Edinburgh to Southampton is 355 miles
  • £70 was the cheapest return price from Edinburgh to Southampton last month

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Flights from Edinburgh to Southampton

This information is correct as of July 2015

Airlines that fly from Edinburgh to Southampton

Daily flights from Edinburgh to Southampton are operated by Flybe.

Terminal Information

Edinburgh Airport

Edinburgh Airport is reached with excellent transport links, a 30 minute journey from the city centre. Upon arrival at the airport you will find check in desks, both staffed if you require assistance and self-service in the check in hall. If you have checked in online or via mobile and are travelling with hold luggage there are a number of bag drop desks available for your bags. The Flybe check in desk opens 2 hours before the departure time and it is advised you arrive at the airport at least 1 hour before the departure of a domestic flight.

If you wish to enjoy some of the upgrades available at Edinburgh Airport the FastTRACK security service will get you through security quicker. There are two airport lounges available for all passengers; No. 1 Traveller Lounge and the Aspire Lounge where you can enjoy complimentary food, drink and free, unlimited wifi.

Edinburgh Airport has one terminal which is easy to get around with a number of facilities available after passing security in the departures lounge. There are plenty of places to eat, whether you want to pick up a snack or have time for a meal with Yo! Sushi, The Gathering, Costa, Eat, Café Nero and many others to choose from. Shops include high street favourites Boots and Dixons and designer brands from Hugo Boss, Kurt Geiger and cosmetics from Mac.

Southampton Airport

Southampton Airport is located 4 miles outside of Southampton, and 4.8 miles from Southampton Port, the destination of many taking a cruise from Southampton. The airport has a number of public transport connections; Southampton Airport Parkway Station is a short walk from the airport terminal and trains to Southampton city centre take approximately 7 minutes. Other key destinations in easy by rail reach include Winchester and Bournemouth. A Uni-Link bus also runs from outside the airport terminal and into Southampton.

For those looking to hire a car from Southampton Airport a dedicated car rental building is located opposite the airport which houses a number of national car hire companies.

Practical Information

Over 16s travelling on domestic flights within the UK will be required to show valid photo ID. Forms which are accepted include a driving licence, passport, and an expired passport within 2 years of expiry or a CitizenCard.

What to expect in Southampton

Southampton is known for its cruise port and as a result of this you should expect busy periods in the city and potential congestion, especially around the port area.

The general costs you will encounter as a visit to Southampton such as public transport and accommodation are typically the same as what you would face in Edinburgh although the cost of eating out can be higher in Southampton.

Its south coast location means that throughout the year the temperatures in Southampton are on average 3 degrees warmer than what you find in Edinburgh.

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