Frequently Asked Questions

Giant Wheels UK, an instant landmark to your town, event or attraction

Here you’ll find some of our most frequently asked questions about our giant ferris wheels. If you have a question that is not included in our FAQs, get in touch with us via our contact form and a member of our team will get back to you with an answer as soon as possible.

How much does it cost to hire a Ferris Wheel?

The costing involved in bringing a wheel to your event will vary depending on duration, location, date, event size and wheel size. Please don’t hesitate contact us for a free, no obligation quote.

How is a Ferris wheel assembled?

Our wheels arrive on site on articulated trucks and are erected by our team of experienced engineers using our own cranes.

How long does it take to install a Ferris wheel?

From 1 to 5 days depending on which size/model of wheel.

What are the site requirements for installing a ferris wheel?

We have a number of wheel models with varying requirements, but we will always take the time to assess your site and present you with the most suitable option.

Are there any weight restrictions?

We have full loading specifications for all wheels and would always conduct a site survey.

What is accessibility for disabled persons on your ferris wheels?

Our 35m and 50m wheels have specially adapted gondolas, designed for wheel chair access, so that the ride can be enjoyed by all including those with mobility requirement.

What is the minimum number of days your ferris wheels can be hired?

We can provide quotes for any length of time but typical hires would be from 1 week to three months