Long Stay Southampton



Southampton airport is just off junction 5 of the M27. The M27 can be reached via the M3 from the north and London, and via the A36 and the A31 from the west.

Directions to Southampton Long Stay from the M27:
Leave the M27 at junction 5 and take the A335, following signs for the airport. At the first mini roundabout take the second exit and head into the airport. At the second roundabout, which has a model aeroplane on it, take the first exit, Mitchell Way. Follow Mitchell Way over the next roundabout. Southampton Long Stay is at the end of Mitchell Way, just past the end of the runway.

The postcode is SO18 2NL.


Transfer time

Offers transfers 24 hours a day, every 10 minutes and takes just 5 minutes.


Arrival procedure

The car park has an automatic number plate recognition (ANPR) system, so make sure you enter your vehicle registration number correctly when you make your booking. You should bring your booking confirmation to the car park.

Drive up to the entry barrier. The machine will read and recognise your car registration number. This should take about 10 seconds. A ticket will be printed showing your booking reference and the barrier will lift. Park your car and transfer to the airport. If the barrier does not lift within 10 seconds, press the button for a ticket.


Departure procedure

Drive to the exit barrier. Insert the ticket you were given when you came in and the barrier will open.
If you had to press for a ticket when you arrived, or if you have any problems, show your booking confirmation and entry ticket to a parking attendant, or press the call button on the exit barrier for help.



Security measures include high security fencing, CCTV and floodlighting. The car park is patrolled 24 hours a day by security staff and police. This car park has been awarded the Park Mark, a national security award accredited by the Association of Chief Police Officers.



Parking is at the vehicle owner's own risk, subject to the terms and conditions of the car park.




Disabled facilities

Blue Badge holders can park in the Short Stay car park at no additional charge. Please present the Blue Badge at the car park office before exit. If you need to take the Blue Badge with you please visit the car park office on arrival after parking.

It is important to note that the Blue Badge must remain visible in the vehicle at all times.


Additional information

No trailers are permitted.



Southampton International Airport
Terminal Building
SO18 2NL

Distance to airport

On airport.

Long Stay Southampton reviews

Our average review score for Long Stay Southampton parking is 4.3 from 4 reviews.

"I found the whole experience of booking, arriving and departure +excellent. It worked like a dream and will use it again and am happy to recommend it to friends. Hardly waited any time for a bus to appear and drop me at the terminal or return me to car park on my return back. The cost too was fair not outrageous at all. Many thanks"

December 29, 2014

"This service was fine and competitively priced. I would definitely use again."

November 2, 2014

"This service was fine and competitively priced. I would definitely use again."

November 2, 2014

"The online booking system worked well and the drive in, no delay for paperwork, entry system was smooth. There was a minimal wait for a pick up bus and the short ride to the airport was safe and quick. On return the frequency of pick up buses was good and the un-rushed drop off at each drop off point was relaxed. My car was as I had left it. The only improvement would be someone to assist passengers on and off the bus with their luggage, particularly elderly lone travellers."

September 9, 2014