Getting to & from the airport by taxi

Checker Cars is the official "on site" Southampton Airport taxi service

For your comfort and convenience, Checker Cars operate a modern, high quality, fleet of vehicles including saloons, estate cars and MPVs (6 seats) which are immediately available.

They also provide mini-buses or coaches (8 seats or more) which need to be pre-booked.


All fares are pre-quoted so you know exactly what your journey will cost in advance. Fares can be paid at the taxi booking desk, online (in advance) or simply by paying your driver at the end of your journey.

Checker Cars accept all major credit/debit cards and cash payments.

Taxis for arriving passengers

Taking a taxi from Southampton Airport could not be easier. On arrival simply go straight to the taxi booking desk, located in the terminal building next to the entrance, where the friendly Checker Cars team look forward to welcoming you. They will allocate a vehicle and a helpful driver who will assist with luggage, meeting you immediately outside the terminal building. 

Taxis for departing passengers

Checker Cars operate a 24 hour dedicated airport taxi service. Their friendly team of highly experienced airport drivers know all the direct routes and short-cuts to and from the airport and will ensure you arrive in plenty of time for your flight. Their unique door to door service will drop you right outside the terminal entrance.

Save time – Pre-book and pre-pay your inbound and outbound journey by app or online

How to book your taxi

Book by telephone: 02380 651 110 (overseas calls +44(0) 2380 651 110)

Book online: Book and pre-pay your fare online 

Book by app: Why not visit to download our app

Benefits of booking with Checker Cars:

  • No additional charges if your flight is delayed or arrives late
  • Save time by booking your return journey with your outward journey
  • Drop off right outside the terminal entrance

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