As well as business and social events, we also provide helicopter charter and helicopter shuttles for the majority of the major sporting and social events throughout the year. The sporting event calendar for 2016 is very extensive, packed with motorsport, equestrian events, and other special occasions. Traffic will always increase significantly around the major events. Why not take the stress out of travel by avoiding all of the endless traffic queues and arrive in a relaxed and calm state, ready to enjoy your days sporting activity.
Phoenix Helicopters fly to many of the major UK sporting events and can make your day really special! All you need to do is focus on the excitement of the event itself and leave the rest to us.
We can arrange collection from a convenient helicopter landing site or a local airfield and whisk you to your chosen event in one of our luxury helicopters. We can wait for you throughout the day, ready to fly you home at the end of a great day's action or maybe on to another venue to continue the excitement into the night. We ensure to get you to your destination in the most expedient manor possible.
At Phoenix we believe that attending these events should all be about enjoying your sport and having a relaxed, enjoyable day out. Why not fill out our contact form or contact the operations team to find out how we can enhance your sporting day out. Our team will be able to put a plan together to ensure that your day runs smoothly and accommodate any special requirements we are here to make your helicopter charter work for you.
There is nothing like a helicopter charter for the ultimate in travel, with many of the countries events experiencing overcrowded road networks or unfriendly and expensive public transport, a helicopter charter can offer a much more relaxed, efficient and cost effective way to travel. For people wishing to make the most out of their valuable leisure time, a Phoenix Helicopters charter into one of the great UK sporting events, can turn a difficult, long and tiring journey into a quick and relaxing trip. The versatility, speed and stylish impact, gives the helicopter a unique appeal. At Phoenix Helicopters we have the ability to accommodate parties and budgets of all scales, with aircraft available from the cost effective, three seat Robinson R44 or up to the eight seat Sikorsky S76.
We cover most events found on the UK event calendar, if you can’t find your event outlined on our website, feel free to give one of our team a call to discuss your requirements. If you have specific requirements to be flown to any of the events listed on our website, then we can organise a bespoke quote that fits in with your plans. For the events taking place on the Goodwood estate, including, the Festival of Speed, Glorious Goodwood and Goodwood Revival, we offer transfers from Battersea Heliport, Shoreham Airport, Bournemouth Airport, Lee on Solent, Redhill, Blackbushe and Denham airfields to name but a few. We also have a strong relationship with a variety of local hotels that will allow helicopters to land and we can coordinate with them to help plan the perfect arrangements for your stay.
For further information on our helicopter charter services for UK sporting events, please feel free to contact us directly via our contact page, or by filling out our charter request form. Alternatively you will find detailed information on the major events of the year in one of the other pages on our site outlined in the subsections menu.
Thank you for a fantastic experience. It was very well organised and I thoroughly enjoyed myself.
Vanessa & Ravi (Wedding Charter)
We would like to say a huge thank you for all your help and service on our big day. It was an amazing day and your contribution helped our wedding be the day we wished for and a success. We appreciate all your efforts on the day. Lots of Love Vanessa & Ravi
Aimee and Matt (Charter)
Thank you all at Phoenix, SO much! I think it's finally sinking in for Matt exactly what went on yesterday. His maiden chopper flight was wonderful and he had a great day. Such a smooth flight. Really can't thank you enough for making the day so special
Kim and David Edwards (Pleasure Flight)
We both had a fantastic flight and thoroughly enjoyed it. It was a lovely clear day which helped make the views over West Sussex stunning.
Having a flight in a helicopter is something I have wanted to do for years, it was great to enjoy such an experience.
A very enjoyable flight. A birthday present for myself and friend and trial first flight. Hoping to do the flight down The Thames next year for our 40th and 60th birthdays!
Sean Larsen (Student)
I really enjoyed my training with Phoenix Helicopters (even with the stresses of a tight budget and timescale!), and having now passed my PPL I will definitely be continuing my training and self-fly hire there.
Clive Stewart Morrison
Just a short note to express our thanks to all at Phoenix Blackbush,for a truly enjoyable experience.Our special thanks go to Simon Halfpenny not only for his cheerful sense of humour but also for his skill as a pilot,over the last 25 years I have flown with many pilots most being military or EX.& I can say that Simon ranks amongst the best that I have had the pleasure to fly with. (London Helicopter Tour)
Kevin Piotrowicz (Student)
Phoenix Helicopter Academy at Goodwood is a great place to learn to fly. Relaxed, yet totally professional. The instructors go out of their way to ensure you get the best training. Highly recommended!
Easy to find with excellent parking. All staff, including Toby, our pilot, were very approachable and happy to chat. Great atmosphere. A thoroughly enjoyable experience all round.
Stuart Russell (Student)
Phoenix for me is now more than just a school to learn how to fly, it has a very homely feel to it, where students and the staff have become a family.
Beat the traffic with a Helicopter Charter or Shuttle flight to the Silverstone F1 Grand Prix.The British Grand Prix at Silverstone has been one of the premier Motorsport events taking place in the UK, attracting visitors from all over the world, with up to 250,000 people descending on the historic motor circuit for the main race on Sunday. The 2015 Grand Prix will be no exception.
Why not fly into The British round of the Moto GP Championships with Phoenix Helicopters Charter Packages. Phoenix Helicopters can take care of all the arrangements so you don’t have to.Read more…
Phoenix Helicopters are idealy located to accommodate flights into the main Polo events in the South of England. We are perfectly positioned for both Guards Polo Club and Cowdray Park and a helicopter flight in can make for a memorable interesting way of getting to the Polo social event including the Gold Cup.Read more…
Situated in the picturesque South Downs National Park, Glorious Goodwood is one of the most prestigious events to take place at the historic horse racing track here at Goodwood. Situated North of Goodwood aerodrome and with its own helicopter landing pad, Phoenix Helicopters is the number one choice for a helicopter charter into the Glorious Goodwood event.
There are few sporting venues that can match the rich heritage and history of Ascot Racecourse. Ascot has hosted one of the most popular horse racing events throughout the summer calendar for almost 250 years.
Royal Ascot has established itself as a national institution and the centrepiece of the British social calendar as well as being the ultimate stage for the best racehorses in the world.Read more…
The Henley Royal Regatta is a traditionally British, historic event that takes place on and next to the River Thames .Henley plays host to one of the most famous Rowing Regattas in the world with Teams competing from all corners of the globe, it is one event not to be missed. Together with the gripping rowing, the tradition and true British experience makes it a day to enjoy, with an atmosphere to match many of the events throughout the social calendar.
The open is one of the major Golf events throughout the world and the 2013 142nd British Open Golf Championship will be held at Muirfield Golf Course, Gullane, East Lothian, Scotland and is set to provide a Golfing spectacle. Phoenix Helicopters can provide aircraft of all sizes to meet the requirements of your party, and with the added ability to land almost anywhere, a helicopter makes the perfect choice for true door to door travel.
The ultimate outdoor summer car event for motor heads with static car displays, motor races and an audience of over 150,000. At Phoenix we are ideally located at Goodwood and very experienced in dealing with all the Goodwood events. The four day event is being held this year from the 25th July for the thursday trade day followed by the three days of Friday 26th to Sunday 29th of July. As one of Goodwood's leading providers we can arrange a bespoke charter to bring you into the event from any location and are arranging special shuttle locations to bunny hop you in to avoid the traffic jams. We can cope with parties of any size or from any choice of departure.
The World Superbikes event has a unique atmosphere for all to enjoy, a real family day out; for bike enthusiasts or those looking for an exciting and affordable weekend of fun.
The World Superbikes come to the UK twice throughout the series, to the world famous Donington Park and Silverstone circuits both hosing the event this year.
Fly into the Cheltenham Festival in speed, luxury and style. Helicopter Charter packages available from just £POA.Read more…
The Goodwood Revival is described by many as a magical step back in time, celebrating all things vintage. The whole airfield/ motor circuit complex at Goodwood is deliberately set back in time creating a fantastic retro vibe. Not only are some of the most expensive classic cars on display but they are also raced round the track making the Goodwood Revival one of the best classic car events in the world.Read more…
Enjoy a night of unforgtable live music at one of the most popular UK music festivals. Charter a helicopter directly to the Isle of Wight Festival while enjoying complimentery champagne onboard one of our luxury aircraft.
From £329 pp