Summer Open Day

THURSDAY 1ST SEPTEMBER 2022, 11am - 5pm

Elstree Aerodrome, Hogg Lane, Elstree, Herts, WD6 3AR


(No dogs on the day, sorry - except Assistance Dogs)

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Free Fly-In for up to 30 aircraft - please register below

*Certain aircraft only. Elstree Aerodrome reserves the right to decline fly-in applications due to various restrictions. 

Book 15-minute Flight Experiences** in advance with Flight Training London


**Extra charges and various weight/height/other eligibility restrictions apply. Please call to discuss. Limited availability in both 2 & 4-seater aircraft.

Getting Here

By Road

Elstree is within the M25 and easily accessible via the M1, A1 and A41 from London.

On arrival at the aerodrome please follow our special event parking signs. There is a c. 300-metre walk along Hogg Lane from the grassed car park (in a neighbouring farmer's field) to the aerodrome open day experience. Note the field surface is fairly uneven. Cycle racks will be located in this field car park. Disabled badge holders will be directed to alternative parking closer to the aerodrome by our marshalls. 

Click here for Google Map directions

By Train

Elstree & Borehamwood (Thameslink)

~ 7 minute drive

Stanmore Station (Jubilee)

 ~ 10 minute drive

Edgware Station (Northern) 

12 minute drive

Watford Station (Metropolitan)

16 minute drive

Watford Junction (Overground/Rail) 

~ 16 minute drive

Uber usually available

Book tickets with Trainline

Click here for TFL Journey Planner

Local Info


There are numerous activities to do around the Elstree & Borehamwood area, such as:

Home Farm Glamping & At Home Farm Live events

Harry Potter Studio Tour

Aldenham Country Park

Lost Jungle Crazy Golf

The Snow Centre

Radlett Park Golf Club


If you’d like to stay somewhere local, we recommend the following hotels:

Home Farm Glamping (mid Apr - end Sept)

The Manor Hotel

The Village Hotel

Mercure Watford

Elstree is a very active airfield so we therefore kindly ask that you, in the interests of safety, remain land-side at all times unless escorted or authorised to proceed airside.