Destinations / City Breaks / Southampton
On a trip to Southampton - also known as the cruise capital of the UK - you'll discover the rich maritime past of a city with historic connections to the Titanic and the sea. Once home to the novelist Jane Austen, Southampton is the port where the Mayflower set sail for the New World and the Titanic departed on its doomed maiden voyage. With over 4 million visitors a year, holidays in Southampton are well-catered for. The city boasts a thriving cultural scene, a buzzing night life and a wide range of pubs and restaurants from traditional ale houses to trendy coffee bars and fine dining.
There are four dedicated cruise terminals at Southampton which play host to a wide variety of cruise lines including P&O Cruises, Princess, Cunard, Royal Caribbean, Celebrity, MSC and Fred Olsen - making it the ideal point of departure for your cruise holiday.
There are direct flights to Southampton with Flybe. We offer a variety of cruise holidays departing from Southampton and good accommodation options for your stopover.