Route map to Solent Airport

PLEASE NOTE: Visitor Parking is at the Control Tower.

Daedalus Drive

Whether it is a flying visit or you are visiting on foot, the newly built road provides a link between Solent Airport and the seafront.

As a visiting pilot, the road will take you direct to the seafront, and within a 10 minute walk you will find yourself in the centre of Lee-On-The-Solent.

If you would like to visit Solent Airport as a pedestrian, you will find the access off Stubbington Lane, opposite Crofton Avenue. After a short walk along Daedalus Drive, the Control Tower and its facilities are located on the left.

Be aware the road does not give access for vehicles to the seafront.


Caf? logo

Open to the public all year round, Café @Zero 5, is our hot food venue located at the centre of things at the Control Tower. Come and enjoy a range of hot and cold food and drinks.

We are open 10:00 to 16:00 (food served until 15:00), 7 days a week.

Café @Zero 5 Christmas Opening Hours

Closed Monday 24th December 2018 - Monday 07th January 2019.

Viewing Areas

Relax in our cafe with spectators seating and take in the wonderful views of the Airport. Come rain or shine, enjoy the warm and relaxed atmosphere.

Take advantage of the outside viewing area for spectacular unrestricted views across the airport and an upclose feel to the  Airport activities.


Parking and Hangarage

Grass and Hard Stand parking contracts are available from the Airport Authority, which attract resident aircraft status and benefits. If you are interested, please contact us for more details or to express an interest. Self-build plots may also be available in our new Hangars East complex. Enquiries to

Please Note: NEW from April 2018.

- Taxiway change – B3 replaces D1 which is now located on new Delta taxiway.
- Business hangars located on the Echo Taxiway No 4- 9.
- GA Hangars on North East apron via Delta taxiway.One way taxiway due to apron size.
- Static fuel farm to the south of the Echo taxiway.

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