Balloons, Paragliding & Flying Clubs

Adventure Balloons
Champagne hot air balloon flights over Berkshire, Hampshire, Hertfordshire, Oxford and Surrey, and summer morning flights possible over London.
Balloon Safaris
Champagne, VIP and corporate flights from a choice of nine launch sites within close reach of London. Gift vouchers and inflight photos are available.
Skylark Paragliding
BHPA approved specialist flying school offering tandem paragliding or dual paragliding trial flights and paragliding courses using the dual-seat paraglider. Located on the South Downs in Sussex.
Into the Blue
Flying experiences for the ultimate day out, with flying lessons, balloon flights, gliding, microlight flights, helicopter flying, vintage aircraft flying, wing walking, sky diving and parachuting, and indoor sky diving, at a variety of locations.
Alouette Flying Club
Offer trial flights lessons. Churchill Way, Biggin Hill Airport, Bromley, TN16 3BN.
The Booker Gliding Club
Gliding experiences, evening flights, trial lessons and intensive courses. Operating daily, weather permitting, at Wycombe Air Park, Marlow, Buckinghamshire, SL7 3DP.
West London Aero Club
Aviation instruction including PPL, NPPL, IMC, night flying, safety pilots courses and flying instructor courses, backed up with a comprehensive range of ground school tuition. White Waltham Airfield, Maidenhead, Berkshire, SL6 3NJ.
North London Flying School
Flying courses from a 5 hour co-pilot course to PPL and IMC training, and short courses such as tail wheel and advanced navigational training. Trial lessons recommended. Panshanger Aerodrome, Panshanger Lane, Cole Green, Hertfordshire, SG14 2NH.
Hot Air
Hot air balloon flights in London and the home counties, with in-flight photos, post-flight champagne and a commemorative certificate. Sunrise and sunset flights during the summer. Gift vouchers, groups and corporate bookings.
Surrey and Kent Flying Club
Provides flying training for boys and girls. Opening Timing: Monday to Friday 09:00-21:00 and Saturday and Sunday 09:00-20:00. Churchill Way, Biggin Hill Airport, Bromley, TN16 3BN.
Enfield Flying Club
Provides wide range of flying in Enfield and Chingford. Centre Caterhatch Lane, Enfield.
Airsports Paragliding
Elementary and club pilot paragliding courses with dedicated BHPA instructors. Tandem paragliding flights, carried out on two man paragliders by BHPA qualified tandem pilots. Gift vouchers are available. Located at Shoreham Airport in Sussex.
Damyns Hall Aerodrome
Specialized in flying activities. Aveley Road, Upminster, Havering, RM14 2TN.
Flybubble Paragliding
BHPA approved paragliding courses and tandem paraglider flights for all levels, from beginners to advanced. Lessons in and trips to South Africa, Spain and Greece. 1 Manor Close, Ringmer, Lewes, East Sussex, BN8 5PA.
Apex Paragliding School
Tandem flights, single or two day tasters for those wishing to try out paragliding, and full BHPA elementary pilot (EP) courses over five days. Located on the South Downs in Sussex.
Sussex Paragliding
Paragliding and hang gliding lessons with BHPA approved instructors at exclusively owned sites on the South Downs, near Brighton. Tollgate, Beddingham, Lewes, Sussex, BN8 6JZ.
Go Ballooning
Hot air balloon rides taking off from either Enfield or Potters Bar in north London, as well as numerous locations throughout the UK. With champagne, informative tours of the terrain, flight certificates and transport back to the launch site.
The London Transport Flying Club
PPL courses with fully qualified instructors, at a club that is open to members from all backgrounds. Fairoaks Airport, Chobham, Surrey, GU24 8HU.
London Gliding Club
Gliding with experienced instructors over the Dunstable Downs, and courses approved by the British Gliding Association. Tring Road, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU6 2JP.
One day introductory paragliding courses, one day introductory paramotoring courses, dual or tandem flights, elementary pilot courses and club pilot courses, located on the South Downs. Old Station, Glynde, East Sussex, BN8 6SS.
Virgin Balloon Flights
The largest fleet of balloons and the largest number of launch locations, including several in the London area and home counties. Champagne flights, certificates, gift vouchers and souvenir brochures.
The London Region Balloon Club
Provides flying on hot air balloon. Sekforde Arms, 34 Sekforde Street, Islington, EC1R 0HA.
Surrey Hills Gliding Club
Single trial lessons available and intensive full day courses, building up to flying single seater gliders such as the K8. Operating weekdays all year round at Kenley Airfield, Kenley, Surrey, CR8 5YG.
EFG Flying School
Offering flight instructor courses. Biggin Hill Airport, Bromley, TN16 3BN.
Aerosaurus Balloons Ltd
Aerosaurus Balloons Ltd is a UK based hot air balloon rides business offering champagne balloon rides across England including locations in and around London. Englands great capital city. Southbrook House, EX5 2PG.
Cameron Flights
Hot air balloon rides launching from Potters Bar and Enfield in north London, as well as a variety of locations in the home counties and beyond. Champagne, informative tour, certificate and transport back to the launch site, if required.