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Tickets and Upgrades

ADMISSION TICKETS - NOT FOR SALE AT THE GATE - Admission tickets must be bought online in advance and are not available at the gates. Tickets are NOT available from outlets (Barclays Bank and Tourist Information Centres) as they have been previously.  

UNDER 16s FREE WITH TICKET HOLDER - please select the number of free child passes when ordering or login to your account to add additional child passes.

FREE CAR PARKING - Car parking is free - however please select the number of cars your party will be bringing into an Air Tattoo Car Park to assist us with our Traffic Management Plan. As a ticket holder you do not need a permit to park at the Air Tattoo. By selecting subsidised admission with shuttle bus or park & ride you are not entitled to bring your car to the Air Tattoo.

DISABLED FACILITIES - To book tickets, the Disabled Enclosure (SOLD OUT Saturday and Sunday) or a Disabled Parking Permit please call 0800 107 1940 (Mon-Fri 8.30am - 5.30pm). If our lines are busy please leave a message and we will return your call. Please have your Blue Badge details to hand when calling.

COACH TRAVEL & GROUPS - Attend by coach with a combined ticket/travel package. View the current list of coach operators HERE. If you are looking to run a coach tour to the Air Tattoo you can find more information HERE.

ADMIN FEE - £2 admin fee per booking. Please check your order carefully as changes at a later date will incur an admin fee of £10.

BOOK ONLINE OR CALL FREEPHONE 0800 107 1940 (8.30am - 5.30pm, Mon - Fri). Our lines maybe busy so please leave a message and we will return your call.

DISCOUNTS - the prices below include any discount

When you buy Super Earlybird Ends 31 January 2016 £10 Discount
Earlybird 1 February - 2 May 2016 £5 Discount
Standard 3 May until sold out Full Price
Number of days you buy Multi-day discounts apply for 2 or 3 day admission Up to £15
What you buy Combined admission & bus to/from Swindon Only £1.50 each way!

Combined admission & Park & Ride Only £2.50 each way!


1 Day Ticket (Now Full Price)

Under 16


16 and Over

Friday 8 July (4 hour flying display) FREE
£39.00 BUY NOW
Saturday 9 July (8 hour flying display) FREE £49.00
SOLD OUT
Sunday 10 July (8 hour flying display) FREE
£49.00
BUY NOW

2 Day Ticket (Now Full Price)
Friday 8 + Saturday 9 July FREE
£78.00 SOLD OUT
Friday 8 + Sunday 10 July FREE £78.00
BUY NOW
Saturday 9 + Sunday 10 July FREE
£88.00
SOLD OUT

3 Day Ticket (Now Full Price)
Friday 8 + Saturday 9 + Sunday 10 July FREE
£122.00 SOLD OUT

Admission + Swindon Shuttle Bus more info

£3 return per day

£3 return per day*

PHONE ONLY
Admission + Cheltenham Park & Ride more info £5 return per day £5 return per day* SOLD OUT
Admission + Gloucester Park & Ride more info
£5 return per day £5 return per day* SOLD OUT

By selecting the subsidised admission ticket with shuttle bus or park & ride option you are not entitled to bring your car to the Air Tattoo. Your ticket will only be valid for the Yellow entry point which is the dedicated entrance for bus passengers and pedestrians. To book Swindon Shuttle Bus please call FREEPHONE 0800 107 1940 (8.30am - 5.30pm, Mon - Fri). 

*In addition to the ticket price.

UPGRADE WITH AN ENCLOSURE

A great place for all the family, the Viewing Village has a choice of a Grandstand or Garden Seat (not Friday). The price below is in addition to your admission ticket.

Viewing Village Under 5 (no seat) 5 years and over
Friday 8 July - Grandstand Seat FREE £29.00 BUY NOW
Saturday 9 July - Grandstand Seat FREE £29.00 SOLD OUT
Saturday 9 July - Garden Seat FREE £27.00 SOLD OUT
Sunday 10 July - Grandstand Seat FREE £29.00 ALMOST SOLD OUT
Sunday 10 July - Garden Seat FREE £27.00 ALMOST SOLD OUT

Pimm's Flight Deck upgrade includes a picnic style lunch, crowdline position and private toilets. The Flight Deck is not open on Friday. The price below is in addition to your admission ticket.

Pimm's Flight Deck Under 5 (no seat) 5 years and over
Saturday 9 July FREE £59.00 SOLD OUT
Sunday 10 July FREE £59.00 ALMOST SOLD OUT

A Cotswold Club upgrade includes a tasty brunch, crowdline position and private toilets. The price below is in addition to your admission ticket.

Cotswold Club Under 5 (no seat) 5 years and over
Friday 8 July N/A £65.00 BUY NOW
Saturday 9 July N/A £65.00 SOLD OUT
Sunday 10 July N/A £65.00 ALMOST SOLD OUT

An Aviation Club upgrade includes access to the VIP traffic route and car park, morning coffee, lunch, afternoon tea, private garden and grandstand. The price below is in addition to your admission ticket.

Aviation Club Under 5 5 years and over
Friday 8 July N/A £130.00 BUY NOW
Saturday 9 July N/A £130.00 SOLD OUT
Sunday 10 July N/A £130.00 ALMOST SOLD OUT


Experience informal luxury in our exclusive First Class Enclosure situated in a central position on the crowdline it offers all-day contemporary catering and inclusive bar. The price below is in addition to your admission ticket. 

First Class Lounge
Under 5 5 years and over
Friday 8 July FREE £200.00 SOLD OUT
Saturday 9 July FREE £300.00 SOLD OUT
Sunday 10 July FREE £300.00 ALMOST SOLD OUT

The Lightning Pavilion is the ultimate place to enjoy the Air Tattoo. For more information or to book please contact Sandra Keen on 01285 713300 ext 5339 or sandra.keen@rafcte.com

Lightning Pavilion Under 12 12 years and over
Friday 8 July N/A £426 SOLD OUT
Saturday 9 July N/A £504 SOLD OUT
Sunday 10 July N/A £504 ALMOST SOLD OUT

A Friend of the Royal International Air Tattoo membership package is ideal if you are passionate about aviation and photography as you get exclusive access to a centrally located grandstand, private marquee, free WiFi, private toilets and secure left luggage facilities.

FRIAT Membership Under 5 5-15 years 16 and over
MACH-1 Sat 9 July - Sun 10 July (2 days) N/A £80.00 £160.00 SOLD OUT
MACH-2 Fri 8 July - Mon 11 July (4 days) N/A £95.00 £190.00 SELLING FAST
MACH-3 Wed 6 July - Mon 11 July (6 days) N/A £105.00 £210.00 SELLING FAST

As there is no suitable parking or appropriate facilities on the public highways and pedestrian walkways surrounding RAF Fairford the Park & View enclosure is provided for your safety and convenience. Open to view arrivals (Wed-Thurs) and departures (Mon). Monday P & V available online until midnight on 10 July and on the gate which opens at 7.30am.

Park and View Area Under 16 16 and over
Wednesday 6 July FREE £15 BUY NOW
Thursday 7 July FREE £15 BUY NOW
Monday 11 July FREE £20 BUY NOW

Available to 'click and collect', buy your Souvenir Programme in advance for only £10 (on the day £12) and you will be emailed a voucher to enable you to collect your copy at the Air Tattoo.

Click and Collect Souvenir Programme
£10.00 BUY NOW

In this section....

  • Viewing Village
    Get a bird's-eye view from the grandstand or relax in a seat in the garden, located on the crowdline with private toilets
  • Pimm's Flight Deck
    Relax outside in comfortable director chair seating with an inclusive picnic-style lunch and a gelato dessert
  • Cotswold Club
    Enjoy a delightful Cotswold brunch in this white picket fenced garden enclosure situated on the crowdline
  • Aviation Club
    The Aviation Club offers individuals and groups a very special day out in a relaxed, non-corporate environment
  • First Class Lounge
    This exclusive enclosure is the perfect option for an unbeatable view of the flying in a relaxed yet sophisticated environment
  • Lightning Pavilion
    Perfect for discerning customers who enjoy the finer things in life. Suitable for both business groups, social or family parties
  • Friends of RIAT
    Friends of the Royal International Air Tattoo (FRIAT) packages offer a wide variety of benefits for aircraft enthusiasts
  • Park and View
    Enclosures provided for your safety and convenience to watch the arrivals, rehearsals and departures of the aircraft 
  • Coach Travel & Groups
    Why not travel to the Air Tattoo by coach? It saves having to drive and park, leaving you to sit back and enjoy the ride!
  • Pre-Sale Souvenir Programme
    Available for 'Click and Collect' at the show, you can pre-order a 2016 Souvenir Programme for only £10 - saving £2
  • Disabled Facilities
    To book carers tickets, the Disabled Enclosure and Disabled Parking Permit call 0800 107 1940 (Mon-Fri 8.30am - 5.30pm)  
  • Gift Vouchers
    Instead of buying tickets or merchandise as a present why not get that special someone a gift voucher so they can chose?

“It was an epic spectacle, as magical as anything you've ever seen in the West End, and as loud as anything you've ever heard at Knebworth.”

Jeremy Clarkson, Television Presenter

“All the thrills, excitement and noise of a Grand Prix, but in the air!”

Jenson Button, Formula 1 Racing Driver

“This is the best airshow!”

Buzz Aldrin, Apollo 11 Astronaut

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