Launch Site Address

Oxford Ice Rink, Oxpens Road

Oxford Hot Air Balloon Ride

Fun & Interesting Facts

Oxford is an incredibly creative city, with more published writers per square mile than anywhere else in the world.


Experience breath-taking views of the ‘City of Dreaming Spires’ as you go up, up and away on an unforgettable Oxford hot air balloon ride.

Take to the skies for an unforgettable airborne adventure in our beautiful big red balloon and see this iconic British city from a whole new perspective.

Marvel at the stunning medieval architecture as you majestically climb higher, going wherever the wind takes you.

Sights to watch out for including the world famous Oxford University, the oldest university in the English-speaking world, with teaching dating back 1,000 years.

Marvel at the stunning landscapes stretching for miles in every direction as you head beyond the city limits.

Keep an eye out for the mighty River Thames as it winds its way down towards London.

Take life higher like never before when you hop on board for an Oxford hot air balloon adventure with Virgin Balloon Flights.


Please meet your pilot and crew in the ice rink car park.

Passenger Flight Information Line

Please call 01491 524215 to confirm the status of your flight.

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Your Pilot Will Be:

Ed Chapman

Look forward to... floating on air exceptional views breath-taking heights going with the wind the world at your feet