Fly Fishing Shop - Flies, Gear & Fly Tying

Everything for the fly fisherman the home for fly fishing and fly tying. We have for sale a massive range, delivered world-wide with award winning customer service. We have a huge range of flies for every species of fish, with hundreds of patterns and huge stocks available.  Also we have tackle and a dedicated tying department all for speedy delivery.


Specialists in Flies, Tackle & Fly Tying

The Essential Fly is a leading supplier of gear for fly fishermen, rainbow & brown trout flies, salmon, pike and  fly patterns for every species from our massive selection. Fly tying materials and tools to satisfy every fly tyers needs. With tackle from Greys to Wychwood, from fly rods to waders, luggage and all of the accessories you will need.

We have won awards for customer service and believe in value and quality. Check our reviews from thousands of customers all around the world. Having delivered to over 50 countries from homes to fishing lodges for that last minute requirement.

If you are looking to buy flies from salmon or Trout flies check us, the award winning The Essential Fly team. With years of experience delivering fishing flies, superb fly fishing tackle and fly tying materials delivered worldwide we have attracted tens of thousands of customers in over 50 countries. Our quality range of flies includes thousands of patterns of trout flies , wets, dries, buzzers, lures & streamers for stillwater or river and streams.

We are a bit different in that we are specialists who do not just sell - we advise and help. With our team of pro fly fishermen here to help you we aim to enhance your experience. Check out free monthly hatch charts telling you what flies are hatching and what flies you should use to match the hatch. We produce our own range of videos to instruct and help you develop your skills and techniques. Our e-guides have been written on many different topics, delivered instantly to your desktop and we are even developing apps for your mobile phone and tablets!

Trout Fly Fishing

With tackle, flylines and gear we have everything trout fisherman use worldwide. Check our trout fly fishing area where we have grouped everything together. We are extremely well known for quality flies at great value check our specialist tyers patterns or traditional flies for trout. Our fly patterns range Alexandra to Zulu you will find all you want. Our specialist micro flies department is one of the largest in the Industry. Whatever trout fly pattern you are looking for you should check our store.

Fishing Flies

With a range of fishing flies including specialist sea trout flies, pike flies, saltwater flies, carp flies you will find all that you need under one roof. With over 400,000 flies in stock it is unusual for us not to have the flies you need when you need them! We have delivered everywhere, including direct to hotel rooms for fly fishermen in need of urgent help.

Award Winning Website & Customer Service - Established over 7 years we have thousands of satisfied customers in over 50 countries. If you are looking to buy trout flies online or other fly fishing items check their independent reviews of our great flies, materials and gear plus award winning service! We are available on the phone for advice or for telephone orders (International 00 44 1757 333003 or UK 01757 333003) Monday to Friday. Why not see for yourself why thousands of customers worldwide buy their gear from The Essential Fly? We promise to offer you top gear, best value with absolutely exceptional customer service possible. We look after our customers. Let us show you how. We look forward to hearing from you!

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