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Duxford Battle of Britain Air Show 2018 Flying List

Duxford Battle of Britain Air Show 2018 Flying List

RAF Typhoon

Bringing to life Duxford's finest hour


Bringing to life Duxford's finest hour

RAF Duxford, now part of Imperial War Museums, has been part of the RAF story for 100 years. We are proud to be an official RAF100 partner for the Duxford Battle of Britain Air Show, bringing to life Duxford’s finest hour as an important Second World War fighter station defending Great Britain from aerial attack in 1940. Great value Early Bird adult tickets are on sale now and will sell fast. Be part of the important last event of the Season.

Great Range of Tickets

  • Gold Experience beverages at Duxford Air Shows
    Gold Experience

    The very best hospitality the show has to offer. VIP parking space and direct access to the Flightline Walk. Kids Go Free does not apply to Gold Experience tickets.

  • Family air show selfie
    Family Experience

    Get closer to the action with the Family Experience. Includes all day access to a private enclosure the Flightline Walk and exclusive children's activities. Kids Go Free does not apply to Family Experience tickets.

  • Grandstand Experience visitors at Duxford Air Festival 2018
    New Grandstand Experience

    Enjoy our brand new tiered seating enclosure, providing photographers, enthusiasts an uninterrupted view of all the flying action.

  • Great Value Early Bird Adult Tickets On Sale Now
    Early Bird Tickets

    Early Bird adult tickets are on sale until Sunday 9 September 2018. Choose from great value standard Weekend or Day tickets. This is a popular advanced ticket only event and as an official RAF100 partner, tickets are already selling fast. Kids Go Free with standard ticket holders.

  • Premium Members enjoy exclusive benefits and own marquee
    Premium IWM Members

    From just £55, IWM Premium Membership will give you an exclusive 20% discount on Standard and Early Bird air show tickets to Duxford Battle of Britain Air Show and access to member only areas at the show. 


The Showground

  • Visitors meet experts in RAF Inspire Showcase
    RAF Inspire Showcase

    See a large-scale virtual flying display and explore cutting-edge technology from RAF partners BAE Systems, Airbus and Fujitsu. See the final of the RAF Engineering Competition 2018 on Saturday.

  • ITV Britain's Got Talent The D-Day Darlings
    Step back in time

    Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of the spitfire summer, featuring a live performance from the finalists of ITV’s Britain’s Got Talent, the D-Day Darlings. Meet wartime characters and enjoy vintage fashion and hair styling.

  • Book signing with author James Holland
    Meet the authors

    Hear from some of the UK's finest First and Second World War writers as they discuss their current books, sign books and take Q&As from the audience. Featuring BBC broadcast and RAF100 flypast expert James Holland.

Unforgettable air show

Excitement of Duxford Battle of Britain Air Show 2017

Unforgettable air show

The roar of the Rolls-Royce Merlin engines over the sights and sounds of our exciting showground, including our Home Front Second World War themed village, makes this event the Great British day out of 2018. 

Capturing the spirit of the era, we will assemble one of the biggest collections of historic aircraft seen in the UK since the Second World War. The skies above IWM Duxford will be filled with majestic flight as this important airfield, steeped in history, is transformed with re-enactors, 1940s dances, events and activities for all.

Visit our Meet the Authors tent with talks, signings and Q&As from well known, respected writers and countdown to an unforgettable hearts and minds flying display you'll not soon forget.


This is an advanced ticket only event and tickets are already selling fast. Early Bird Prices available until 9 September 2018.

Making a booking for a group or coach party? Please complete our enquiry form by 9 September 2018.

If you require a parking permit only, please refer to our Air Show FAQs on how to book this.

Day Weekend



£29.50 £42.50

Disabled adult

£19 £28

Premium member

£23.60 £34


up to 15

Free Free

Top 10 things to do at Battle of Britain Air Show

Top 10 things to do at Battle of Britain Air Show

There's so much to do, from doors opening to the unforgettable, heart-warming finale. Here's our run down of the top 10 reasons why you should be excited for 2018's Duxford Battle of Britain Air Show. 
Group enjoying Duxford Air Show

Make the most of your day

Duxford Aircraft hanger

Make the most of your day

Enjoy entry to award winning IWM Duxford, included in your ticket price. Get up close to the aircraft that have revolutionised flight: gaze at the beautifully sleek Blackbird Spyplane, the fastest air breathing jet aircraft ever built and take in the sheer size of the B-52 Stratofortress, which stretches the length of the American Air Museum. From Spitfires and Concorde to the modern day Typhoon, all and more on display across the museum. Book Now.

All you need to know

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