Derby Hot Air Balloon Rides

Soar Above Derby’s Scenic Beauty and Discover Hidden Gems

Derby is a city rich in history and innovation. Known for its pivotal role in the Industrial Revolution, Derby is home to some of the UK's most significant industrial heritage sites. The city is also famous for its beautiful parks, historic architecture, and cultural festivals. Although there is no balloon launch site in Derby itself, you can still enjoy the breathtaking scenery from nearby launch sites that offer unforgettable views.

Hot Air Balloon Experiences in Derby

Balloon Rides Near Derby

From the surrounding launch sites, experience breathtaking views of Derbyshire and beyond. Float over the lush landscapes of the Peak District, spot the winding River Trent, or gaze at the majestic Hardwick Hall. Other nearby sights include the scenic Dovedale, the beautiful Chatsworth House, and the historic town of Stafford. Whether you see the charming Bakewell or the sprawling Cannock Chase, these balloon rides promise spectacular and varied landscapes. There are even more unexpected sights from other nearby sites.

Explore the skies near Derby and uncover the hidden gems of this beautiful region from a truly unique perspective.

Nottingham

An unforgettable airborne adventure awaits when you take to the skies on our Nottingham hot air balloon ride. Our iconic big red balloon launches from

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Tissington

Take life higher on a stunning Derbyshire hot air balloon ride and experience an airborne adventure you will never forget. Go up, up and away on the flight of a lifetime when you hop on…

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Derbyshire

A fabulous airborne adventure awaits when you take to the skies for a Derbyshire hot air balloon ride. Go up, up and away in our iconic big red balloon from the pretty village of Tibshelf,…

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Bakewell

The glorious Peak District awaits when you take to the skies for an unforgettable Bakewell hot air balloon adventure. Go up, up and away on the flying experience of a lifetime as you fly…

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Stafford

Go up, up and away for a truly stunning airborne adventure when you hop on board for a wonderful Staffordshire hot air balloon ride. Nestling on the edge of Cannock Chase Area of…

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Buxton

The adventure of a lifetime awaits when you take to the skies for a breath-taking Peak District hot air balloon ride. Some of the UK’s most beautiful scenery awaits when you hop on board…

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Sheffield

Take life higher on a Sheffield hot air balloon ride adventure of a lifetime. Right on the edge of the stunning Peak District national park, a flight in our big red balloon from here is…

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Newark-On-Trent

Experience the skies on a Newark hot air balloon ride adventure and make memories to last a lifetime. Take life higher with a majestic flight over seemingly endless and beautiful…

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Frequently Asked Questions

Are these flight vouchers only valid for the Derby region?

No, Virgin Balloon Flights Vouchers are valid nationwide – simply purchase your balloon ride vouchers and you will be able to book at over 100 launch sites nationwide.

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