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The best prices from Southampton Eastleigh to Manchester are usually found in March or September, booked 33 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Thursday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN)

All the information you need to plan the best SOU to MAN flight in 2021: compare Southampton to Manchester flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Manchester.
SOU - MAN
Price
£82 - £141
MAN
Temperature
4 - 17 °C
MAN
Precipitation
50 - 90 mm

Popular in

August

High demand for flights, 30% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop

Average price

£83

Average for round-trip flights in September 2021

Round-trip from

$82

From Southampton Eastleigh to Manchester

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Southampton to Manchester?

Users have found that leaving on a Sunday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 29% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Southampton to Manchester?

Users have found that booking a flight from Southampton to Manchester at least 48 days early can save you up to 67% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 48 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Southampton to Manchester for as little as £121 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as £165 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Southampton to Manchester?

Our data shows that April tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Manchester from Southampton. Users have commonly found prices around £98 for the month, but tickets can be as low as £77. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in January.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Southampton to Manchester (SOU - MAN)?

Unlike at midday, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 18% on flights from Southampton to Manchester by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

Cheap flights from Southampton to Manchester in September, October 2021

The best prices found for SOU to MAN flights in September, October
7 Oct - 8 Oct
£122pp
SOU
Southampton Eastleigh
Multiple airlines
Direct
MAN
Manchester
MAN
Manchester
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SOU
Southampton Eastleigh
3 Oct - 7 Oct
£132pp
SOU
Southampton Eastleigh
Multiple airlines
Direct
MAN
Manchester
MAN
Manchester
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SOU
Southampton Eastleigh
3 Oct - 7 Oct
£135pp
SOU
Southampton Eastleigh
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
MAN
Manchester
Eastern Airways
Direct
SOU
Southampton Eastleigh

Southampton Eastleigh to Manchester 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Manchester from Southampton found for this year
4 Dec - 5 Dec
£121pp
SOU
Southampton Eastleigh
easyJet
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
MAN
Manchester
easyJet
 
1 STOP
SOU
Southampton Eastleigh
7 Oct - 8 Oct
£122pp
SOU
Southampton Eastleigh
Multiple airlines
Direct
MAN
Manchester
MAN
Manchester
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SOU
Southampton Eastleigh
3 Oct - 7 Oct
£132pp
SOU
Southampton Eastleigh
Multiple airlines
Direct
MAN
Manchester
MAN
Manchester
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SOU
Southampton Eastleigh

Direct flights to Manchester from Southampton

Save time with Southampton to Manchester direct flight deals
20 Oct - 5 Dec
£151pp
SOU
Southampton Eastleigh
Eastern Airways
Direct
MAN
Manchester
MAN
Manchester
Eastern Airways
Direct
SOU
Southampton Eastleigh
12 Oct - 14 Oct
£153pp
SOU
Southampton Eastleigh
Eastern Airways
Direct
MAN
Manchester
MAN
Manchester
Eastern Airways
Direct
SOU
Southampton Eastleigh
14 Oct - 17 Oct
£154pp
SOU
Southampton Eastleigh
Eastern Airways
Direct
MAN
Manchester
MAN
Manchester
Eastern Airways
Direct
SOU
Southampton Eastleigh

Last-minute flights from Southampton to Manchester

Late deals on return flights to Manchester from Southampton, departing today and this week
1 Oct - 3 Oct
£194pp
SOU
Southampton Eastleigh
Eastern Airways
Direct
MAN
Manchester
MAN
Manchester
Eastern Airways
Direct
SOU
Southampton Eastleigh
27 Sep - 28 Sep
£197pp
SOU
Southampton Eastleigh
Blue Islands
Direct
MAN
Manchester
MAN
Manchester
Blue Islands
Direct
SOU
Southampton Eastleigh
2 Oct - 4 Oct
£211pp
SOU
Southampton Eastleigh
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
MAN
Manchester
Eastern Airways
Direct
SOU
Southampton Eastleigh

One-way flights to Manchester from Southampton

The cheapest one-way flights from Southampton to Manchester
08:35 - 09:40
Eastern Airways
Direct
1h 05m
SOU - MAN
Eastern Airways
£96
Travelgenio
10:40 - 11:50
Blue Islands
Direct
1h 10m
SOU - MAN
Blue Islands
£100
Trip.com
13:00 - 06:25
KLM
1 stop
17h 25m
SOU - MAN
KLM
£121
KLM

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Flight FAQs

From Southampton to Manchester

What airports do I use to fly from Southampton to Manchester?

To fly from Southampton to Manchester, you need to book a flight from Eastleigh (SOU) to Manchester (MAN). Nonstop flights to Manchester from Southampton Eastleigh take 1h 05m on average. When it comes time to book airfare, you have a few options: there are 4 outbound flights from Eastleigh to Manchester offered by 2 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from Southampton Eastleigh to Manchester have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Flybe and British Airways flying from Southampton Eastleigh to Manchester have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Are flight prices decreasing from Southampton to Manchester due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Southampton and Manchester for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Can I find flights from Southampton to Manchester for under £200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Southampton to Manchester for under £200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on easyJet for just £121, but on average you can expect to pay £146.

Are there direct flights from Southampton to Manchester for under £200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Southampton to Manchester under £200. A good price for a direct flight from Southampton to Manchester is less than £162.

Are there last-minute flights available from Southampton to Manchester for under £200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Southampton to Manchester within the next 7 days for less than £200.

What days are direct flights available from Southampton to Manchester?

Direct flights are available for this route on the following days: Thursday, Saturday.

How popular is this Southampton to Manchester flight route?

Flights from Southampton Eastleigh to Manchester have been viewed 3,909 times in the past calendar month.

How many flights depart from Southampton to Manchester on average per day?

2 flight departures from Southampton to Manchester per day on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 50% of flight departures
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 50% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Southampton to Manchester?

There are many flights that can get you from Southampton to Manchester in 1h 05m. Fly via easyJet, Eastern Airways, or KLM to get the fastest option. Airlines will cover a distance of 171 mi. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Southampton to Manchester return?

easyJet, at £121, was found to be the cheapest airline from Southampton to Manchester.Alternate airlines flying return to your destination include Eastern Airways and KLM.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Southampton to Manchester one-way?

£71 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Eastern Airways. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Blue Islands and KLM, with prices starting from £90 and £103, respectively.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Southampton to Manchester?

Consider AccesRail, British Airways or Flybe when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Southampton to Manchester.

What are the cheapest flights from Southampton to Manchester?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for £29. While the most popular route (Southampton Eastleigh - Manchester) can be booked for £121 on average our data indicates £76 when flying from Southampton to Manchester

What airports serve Southampton to Manchester flights?

Southampton and Manchester are both cities that have only one airport. The closest airports to Southampton would be Bournemouth Airport which is 30 miles away from Southampton; leaving it much too far for one to drive in order to get to Southampton rather than just flying out from Southampton Airport. While neither locations have many airports to choose from, it is reassuring to know that there are indeed airports that serve flights from Southampton to Manchester.

Which airlines fly directly from Southampton to Manchester?

Flybe is one of the airlines that gives the most available variety of flights from Southampton to Manchester with nonstop flights. Another airline would be Aer Lingus though they have collaboration with Flybe on some flights that could possibly have multiple stops heading to Manchester. It is better to know that sometimes you may have to book the flights separately rather than having connecting flights when using Flybe and Aer Lingus together.

What are the stopover options between Southampton to Manchester?

Flights from Southampton to Manchester are more often than not nonstop flights, some flights may have a stopover for a returning flight but typically they are nonstop. Most flights from Southampton to Manchester are only a little more than 1h long usually, with a few being longer due to the longer stopovers. Most stopovers happen in Belfast City Airport, located in Ireland which extend the flight to about 4h 30m or more. The time and stopover always varies on the flight the guest has chosen to take and the airline that is also offering the flight.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from Southampton to Manchester?

There is no need for you to have a visa in order to fly from Southampton to Manchester as they are both located within  the United Kingdom so any flight would be a domestic flight and a visa would not be necessary. Though you will need some form of photo identification, which is necessary, whether that be with a passport or even a driver's license but types of identification can also vary between airlines, so it’s always best to double check.

Alternative routes for Southampton to Manchester

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Manchester

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Southampton to Manchester.
Flight duration from SOU to MAN
1h 05m
Average temperature for September in Manchester
18.0 °C
Avg rainfall for September in Manchester
63.0 mm

Airports servicing Southampton

Airports servicing Manchester

Hourly flight availability from Southampton to Manchester

See what time of day planes typically take off from Southampton towards Manchester.
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 61% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 28% of flight departures
Morning 6 AM to midday 11% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of flight departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Southampton to Manchester
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Southampton to Manchester.
Sunday
2 daily flights
Monday
7 daily flights
Tuesday
6 daily flights
Wednesday
6 daily flights
Thursday
7 daily flights
Friday
6 daily flights
Saturday
0 flights
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