Bournemouth Balloon Ticket Prices

Opening Times

LATEST UPDATE: The brand new Bournemouth Balloon has been assembled and inflated. Following test flights on 24th June 2011, the balloon is now fully operational. The first customer flights of the season took place on Sunday 26th June 2011.

The Bournemouth Balloon is operational:

Easter to September - 10am till 8pm.

October to Easter     - weekday 11.00am to 5.00pm
                                    weekend 10.30am to 6.00pm

(times may vary according to the weather conditions)

Please be aware that the inflation and flying of the Balloon is weather dependant and we cannot inflate or fly in winds above 30 knots by law, therefore the opening dates may vary.

You are advised to contact our BALLOON OFFICE ON 01202 314539 to confirm details and to avoid any disappointment.

The Balloon can however fly in the rain. To check out the weather and to see if we are flying today, visit our live web cam or contact the Bournemouth Balloon office.


You can purchase Gift Vouchers for Balloon flights by phone, or make an enquiry by using the on-line booking enquiry (below). Gift Voucher holders will be given priority in the queue for flights on any given day.

Please be aware that the balloon’s availability cannot be guaranteed, due to the prevailing weather conditions and/or other bookings (e.g. a block booking for a specific flight) at the time of your visit.

To book by phone call our Ticket Hotline on 01202 314 539
We will take your credit/debit card details and process your order, sending your Gift Vouchers by Recorded Special Delivery. Please note there is a £5 charge for the postage and a £1 handling charge for Credit Card bookings.

Please click the 'Booking Enquiry' button below to submit an online booking enquiry to our Flight Crew.

Your Gift Voucher booking and payment method will be confirmed by telephone promptly by one of our team.

Book Online

Ticket Pricing

Adult - £12.50
Child (Aged 2 years to under 14 years) - £7.50
Child (Under 2 years with a boarding pass) - FREE
Family (2 Adults and 2 children 2-14years) - £35.00
Senior Citizen - £9.50
Student (With student union photo id card) - £9.50
Groups (10 or more, one en-bloc pre-payment) - Less 10%


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What does this mean?

S & D Leisure Ltd reserve the right to suspend or cancel flying at any time for operational or safety reasons


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