Oxfordshire Hot Air Balloon Rides

Where Culture and Countryside Collide

Nestled in the heart of England, Oxfordshire offers a quintessentially English backdrop for hot air balloon rides. With its patchwork fields, winding rivers, and picturesque villages, the county provides a serene and historic setting for a hot air balloon experience. From the iconic spires of Oxford to the rugged hills of the Cotswolds, passengers can marvel at the rich tapestry of history and natural beauty that unfolds beneath them.

Hot Air Balloon Experiences in Oxfordshire

Why Choose An Oxfordshire Hot Air Balloon Ride

Embark on an Oxfordshire hot air balloon ride for an unforgettable adventure, where the magic of flight meets the charm of the English countryside.

  • Spectacular views: Drift over iconic landmarks like Oxford's iconic spires and the timeless beauty of the Cotswolds.
  • Serene countryside: Experience the tranquility of Oxfordshire's rugged hills, lush greenery, and winding rivers from a bird's-eye view.
  • Rich history: Soar above historic towns and villages steeped in centuries of English heritage.
  • Unforgettable experience: Create lifelong memories as you float peacefully across the stunning Oxfordshire landscape.

Oxfordshire Hot Air Balloon Launch Sites

The Oxfordshire landscape boasts a picturesque blend of open countryside, winding rivers, and historic towns, making it an ideal setting for hot air balloon rides. From launch sites in Oxford and Henley-on-Thames, passengers could witness the dreaming spires of Oxford University, the tranquil waters of the River Thames, and the idyllic beauty of the Chiltern Hills.


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…

Learn more about a hot air balloon ride Oxford


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…

Learn more about a hot air balloon ride Henley on Thames

Balloon Rides Near Oxfordshire

For balloon rides near Oxfordshire, our nearest launch sites are in Aylesbury, Newbury, Swindon, and Shipston-on-Stour. From these launch sites, passengers could catch glimpses of the historic Aylesbury Market Square, the Berkshire Downs and the serene beauty of the River Stour winding through Shipston-on-Stour.


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…

Learn more about a hot air balloon ride Aylesbury


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…

Learn more about a hot air balloon ride Newbury


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…

Learn more about a hot air balloon ride Swindon

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…

Learn more about a hot air balloon ride Shipston-on-Stour

Frequently Asked Questions

Are these flight vouchers only valid for the Oxfordshire 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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