Hungry for more yards? Look no further than these best distance golf balls

Golfers invest a lot of time and money into picking the best clubs that will help them hit the ball further, but let’s address the elephant in the room shall we?

If you’re wanting more yards on the course – let alone off the tee – you need to be picking the right balls for the job.

And thankfully, distance golf balls often tend to be less expensive than premium golf balls, such as the Titleist Pro V1 or TaylorMade TP5.

Most distance balls usually feature a two-piece design comprising merely a cover and a core, rather than the multi-layer constructions used in premium ones.

We’ve rounded up what we think are the best distance golf balls that could add a new dimension to your long game. And what’s even better is they’re all available online, so you don’t have to venture out to pick them up.

The best golf balls for distance

Titleist Velocity Golf Balls

The Titleist 2022 Velocity Golf Ball has undergone a significant overhaul from its predecessor and now offers the golfer even more distance, speed and feel. The LSX core produces faster speeds on full swing shots a delivers the longest distance in the Titleist range. The new NaZ+ cover has been created to improve greenside feel, allowing the golfer to play with more touch on those crucial, delicate shots around the green that can save your score. A 350 octahedral dimple design produces a consistent a high flighted trajectory which allows golfers to maximise distance on tee shots, and stop the ball more quickly on approach shots. 

Key Features:

  • New Higher Speed LSX Core
  • Faster NaZ+ Cover
  • Spherically-Tiled 350 Octahedral Dimples
  • Pure Speed & High Launch

TaylorMade Distance Plus Golf Balls

The Taylormade Distance Plus golf ball has been specifically designed to give more distance all shots. Speed enhanced with a high-velocity REACT™ Speed Core and advanced aerodynamic 342 cover, which offers low spin and less drag to improve your distance performance. This 2-piece ball has a soft feel and provides a mid ball flight trajectory, and offers maximum wedge spin for added short game control. This new ball comes with an alignment aid that provides immediate feedback after every putt.

Key Features:

  • REACT™ Speed Core
  • High-Velocity Performance
  • 342 Dimple Pattern
  • Alignment Aid

Callaway Warbird Golf Balls

The new and improved Warbird golf ball features an extra-large, high-energy core with revolutionary Hex aerodynamic cover for exceptional carry distance and improved flight. The core of the ball is highly compressible and optimised to give you a softer feel, plus gives faster ball speed to get the maximum distance out of your driver. It is optimized with an ionomer cover that provides added greenside control, for even more performance out on the golf course.

Key Features:

  • High-Energy Core
  • HEX Aerodynamics
  • 2-Piece Construction
  • Long Distance / Supreme Feel / Control

TaylorMade Project S Golf Balls

Soft is Slow without Speed. The all-new Project (s offers incredibly soft feel while continuing TaylorMade’s focus on low driver spin and significant driver distance. No longer does the golfer have to choose between one or the other with a single ball. That ball is Project S. The Dual-Distance Core in the Project S decreases the overall compression of the ball for soft feel while maintaining rebound and speed.

Key Features:

  • Dual distance core is larger and softer
  • 2 Layer core reduces driver spin and adds speed
  • Less driver spin = less drag = more distance

Bridgestone E12 Contact Golf Balls

The highly popular Bridgestone e12 Golf Ball has been specifically designed to offer golfers maximum distance and reduced curve. This straight distance technology has been achieved through a new Contact Force Dimple design which contains a unique structure with a raised area in the centre and an outer portion that slows horizontal rotation during flight. This impressive design allows for 38% more clubface contact at impact than found in a normal dimple pattern and allows for maximum transfer of energy with increased core activation. 

Key Features:

  • New CONTACT Force Dimple Design
  • 38% More Clubface Contact Than Traditional Dimples
  • Maximum Energy Transfer From Club To Ball
  • Improved Golf Ball Core Activation
  • Ideal Ball For Slower Swing Speeds Seeking Maximum Distance & Reduced Curve

Wilson Tour Velocity Golf Balls

The Tour Velocity golf ball offers extreme distance and has a mid compression core to give more playability and feel around the greens. The ball has a high energy core and has advanced aerodynamics for long-distance performance tee to green.

Key Features:

  • High Energy Core
  • Mid Compression
  • Hard Cover Material
  • Enhanced Aerodynamics

Srixon Distance Golf Balls

The Distance Golf Balls by Srixon offers maximum distance and helps you carry your shots further. Featuring a Fast Layer Core to deliver both speed and a great feel. The result is distance without compromise. The Distance Golf Balls are soft at the centre but firm around the edge. This core provides you with great speed and a great feel, allowing you to play with confidence and achieve maximum distance. Featuring aerodynamically tuned dimples, this Golf Ball slices through wind, keeping your ball on its intended line and adding distance to your game. Srixon has featured a thin ionomer cover that delivers ample greenside spin, but it is also durable enough to last shot after shot.

Key Features:

  • FastLayer Core
  • 324 Dimple Pattern
  • Durable Ionomer Cover
  • 2-Piece Construction

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