7 Best Free Websites to Download Explosion Sound Effects

4 min readJan 20, 2021

To get explosion sound effects, you can choose to buy explosion effects from the commercial sound effects library or download them from free sound effects websites.

If you don’t want to spend much money on explosion sound effects, then you can use free sound effects websites (To add sound effects to video, try MiniTool MovieMaker). In this post, you will know the best places to download free explosion sound effects.

Here’re 7 Websites to Get Explosion Sound Effect

#1. Zapsplat

Zapsplat is one of the biggest resources for explosion sound effects. You can use these explosion effects for commercials, YouTube videos, podcasts, and more for free. Explosion effects can be downloaded in MP3 format. For Fold members, they can download sound effects in WAV format. Sign-up is required!

Also read: 5 Best Free Websites to Download Ding Sound Effect

#2. Mixkit

Mixkit is a website that offers a large collection of free stock videos, stock music, explosion effects, and video templates. All of the sound effects including explosion sound effects are free to download with no sign-up required. These sound effects can be used for both commercial and personal purposes.

Sound effects on this website are saved in WAV format. If you need to convert WAV to MP3, you can try MiniTool Video Converter.

#3. Sound Bible

Another great website to find free explosion sound effects is Sound Bible. All the explosion effects are available in WAV and MP3 format. You can download explosion sound effects like gun battle, bomb exploding, grenade explosion, blast from this website without signing up.

#4. Freesound

As its name suggests, Freesound is a free sound effects website. You can search for explosion effects by keyword or tag. To download free explosion sound effects, you need to create a Freesound account. Besides, this website offers a forum where people can communicate with each other and share some great sound effects resources.

#5. Videvo

Videvo holds thousands of free sound effects, videos, images, and music tracks. The simple and clean interface makes it easy for you to find explosion effects. Simply click on Sound Effects and input the keyword “explosion”. Then you will find all the explosion sound effects. Some of them are available for free and allows you to download them directly.

#6. FreeSFX

FreeSFX provides over 500,000 free sound effects and music tracks. Sound effects are divided into various categories like Animals, Bells, Explosions, Foley, Nature, and so on. You will need to sign up for an account, then you can download explosion sound effects for commercial use.

#7. SoundsCrate

SoundsCrate is another place to find and download free explosion sound effects and music tracks. All the sound effects are available in high-quality. If you want to download an HD file, you will need to register an account.

To get free explosion sound effects, you can click the wanted explosion effect and click the three dots. Then choose Download to save the sound effect.


Explosion sound effects are important in film making. After reading this post, you must know where to find free explosion sound effects.


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Originally published at https://moviemaker.minitool.com on January 20, 2021.