Oxford Hot Air Balloon Rides

Float Effortlessly Over Picturesque Views above Oxford

Oxford, known as the 'City of Dreaming Spires', is a city rich in history and culture, with a legacy that spans over a thousand years. Renowned for its prestigious university, the oldest in the English-speaking world, Oxford has been a centre of learning and creativity for centuries. Its cobblestone streets, medieval architecture, and picturesque colleges have inspired countless writers, making it one of the most literary cities in the world.

Hot Air Balloon Experiences in Oxford

Why Choose A Oxford Hot Air Balloon Ride

Taking a hot air balloon ride over Oxford offers an unparalleled perspective of this historic city. As you ascend, you'll be treated to spectacular views of Oxford's iconic skyline, featuring the magnificent spires and domes of its famous university buildings. The enchanting River Thames winds its way through the city, adding to the scenic beauty. Beyond the city limits, you can marvel at the rolling countryside, lush green fields, and charming villages of the Oxfordshire landscape. An Oxford hot air balloon ride is an unforgettable adventure, offering a unique blend of urban and rural vistas.

Oxford Hot Air Balloon Launch Sites

Launching right from the heart of the city, our Oxford hot air balloon rides offer a unique opportunity to see the historic spires and the beautiful countryside that inspired so many literary greats.


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…

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Balloon Rides Near Oxford

Experience stunning views from our nearby launch sites in Aylesbury, Henley-On-Thames, High Wycombe (Great Missenden), and Newbury. Float over picturesque countryside, charming villages, and historic landmarks like Waddesdon Manor, the River Thames, and the Chiltern Hills. These are just a few of the closest sites to Oxford, offering breathtaking landscapes.

There are even more beautiful and must-see launch sites near Oxford, each providing a unique and unforgettable ballooning adventure.


An airborne adventure across the heart of Roald Dahl country awaits when you go up, up and away for an amazing Aylesbury hot air balloon ride. Whichever way the wind takes you, enjoy…

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Go up, up and away and experience a truly unforgettable Henley-On-Thames hot air balloon ride. The glorious Oxfordshire landscape stretches out in every direction as you drift gently…

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High Wycombe (Great Missenden)

The skies of Buckinghamshire are the limit when you go up, up and away on a stunning High Wycombe hot air balloon ride. Launching from the heart of the stunning Chiltern Hills, your…

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A spectacular Newbury hot air balloon ride is the experience that puts the beautiful Berkshire landscape at your feet. Take to the skies in our iconic big red balloon from Victoria Park in…

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Cotswolds (Shipston-On-Stour)

Take in this stunning area of beauty when you go up, up and away for an unforgettable Cotswolds hot air balloon ride. Go wherever the wind takes you on this unique airborne adventure and…

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An unforgettable Hertfordshire hot air balloon ride adventure awaits when you go up, up and away from our beautiful Berkhamsted launch site. Take life higher on the flying experience of a…

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A sky-high adventure awaits on a stunning Swindon hot air balloon ride from the beautiful Lydiard Park. Go up, up and away in our big red balloon and experience breath-taking views you will…

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Frequently Asked Questions

Are these flight vouchers only valid for the Oxford 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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