Staffordshire Hot Air Balloon Rides

Explore the Hidden Gems of Staffordshire from Above

Staffordshire offers an exceptional backdrop for hot air balloon rides, featuring a mix of historic landmarks and natural beauty. From the rolling hills and lush woodlands of Cannock Chase to the historic beauty of Stafford Castle, this region is brimming with picturesque landscapes. A hot air balloon ride here provides a unique and unforgettable perspective on Staffordshire's rich heritage and stunning scenery.

Hot Air Balloon Experiences in Staffordshire

Why Choose A Staffordshire Hot Air Balloon Ride

Choosing a Staffordshire hot air balloon ride offers a unique and memorable experience. The county's blend of natural beauty and historic landmarks makes it an ideal destination for a breathtaking adventure.

  • Diverse Landscapes: Soar over rolling hills, lush woodlands, and scenic rivers.
  • Historic Charm: Enjoy views of Staffordshire’s rich heritage and iconic sites.
  • Picturesque Countryside: Experience expansive and serene countryside.
  • Charming Villages: Drift above quaint villages like Abbots Bromley and Alton.
  • Unforgettable Views: Capture stunning vistas and panoramic views.

Staffordshire Hot Air Balloon Launch Sites

The Staffordshire landscape is perfect for hot air balloon rides, offering stunning views of rolling hills, lush woodlands, and historic sites. From our launch site in Stafford, you could see Cannock Chase, Stafford Castle, and the charming villages of Abbots Bromley and Alton. This diverse scenery makes every balloon ride unforgettable.


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…

Learn more about a hot air balloon ride Stafford

Balloon Rides Near Staffordshire

For those near Staffordshire, we offer fantastic balloon rides from nearby launch sites in Buxton, Tissington, Telford, Nantwich, and Macclesfield. From these launch sites you could experience breathtaking views of the Peak District, Chatsworth House, Ironbridge Gorge, and Jodrell Bank Observatory, just to name a few! A hot air balloon experience from these locations showcases the region’s charming villages, historic landmarks, and scenic countryside.


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…

Learn more about a hot air balloon ride Buxton


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…

Learn more about a hot air balloon ride Ashbourne


Take to the skies for the airborne adventure of a lifetime on our wonderful Telford hot air balloon rides. See stunning Shropshire from the skies on a truly unforgettable flying experience,…

Learn more about a hot air balloon ride Sutton Heights, Telford


Take to the skies for an unforgettable Cheshire hot air balloon ride and marvel at this beautiful county from on high. Experience the airborne adventure of a lifetime as you go up, up and…

Learn more about a hot air balloon ride Baddington, Nantwich

Greater Manchester (Macclesfield)

Enjoy the experience of a lifetime on a Greater Manchester hot air balloon ride. Find the world at your feet as both beautiful rural views and, with the right wind, city skylines could…

Learn more about a hot air balloon ride Lower Withington, Macclesfield

Hot Air Balloon Festivals Near Staffordshire

Just a little way from Staffordshire, the Telford Balloon Festival and Cheshire Balloon Festival offer spectacular experiences. Enjoy vibrant balloon displays, night glows, and mass ascents. These festivals provide a fun-filled day with live entertainment, food stalls, and family-friendly activities, making them a must-visit event for everyone.

Telford Balloon Fiesta

Telford Balloon Fiesta is a spectacular annual event that fills the Shropshire skyline with the breathtaking view of hot air balloons. The fiesta also features live music, funfair rides, and an…

Learn more about a hot air balloon ride Telford

Cheshire Balloon Fiesta

Cheshire Balloon Fiesta is a thrilling celebration that took flight for the first time in 2023, captivating audiences with its vibrant displays and exhilarating atmosphere.…

Learn more about a hot air balloon ride Tattenhall

Frequently Asked Questions

Are these flight vouchers only valid for the Staffordshire 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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