It's peak viewing time!
Glaciers are one of nature’s most breathtaking spectacles. Fox Glacier and Franz Josef are internationally-renowned glaciers that attract visitors from around the world every year.
Fly up over the ice, and see pinnacles, crevasses, seracs, and the deep blue ice of glacier country. Choose your Scenic Flight departing Fox Glacier below. Walk-ins welcome.
The Fox Glacier flight office
Our Fox Glacier office is located in the Fox Glacier Guides’ building on State Highway 6 right in the centre of Fox township. It has a gift store and café, as well as guided walks onto the Fox Glacier. The heliport is just a short ride by courtesy vehicle from our Fox Glacier office.
Fox Glacier flight office: +64 (0)3 751 0866
Summer (November-March) 7.00AM to 9.00PM
Winter (April-October) 8.00AM to 6.00PM.
Please note: Snow landings are subject to weather conditions and are at the pilot’s discretion.
Check-in time is 30 minutes before your scheduled departure time. This allows time for payment processing and aircraft allocation.
Flight duration is only approximate. Pricing is in New Zealand dollars and includes GST. Minimum numbers apply.
Amazing trip Very short notice trip due to a quick change in the weather. Discreetly weighed for seating arrangements.Well organised in the... read moreAnge71730/01/19
Shayne WOW !! What a Fantastic flight ! We were unable to get up with another company and went to Scenic... read moreneonleon6817/05/18
Unforgettable Experience One of the highlights of our trip to NZ was our helicopter flight over the twin glaciers and our snow... read moreEmeralda16/06/18
Amazing We booked this as part of a 3 week road trip through NZ. I booked in advance and kept my... read morelouiseandfamily19/02/18
Franz Joseph Glacier flight Wonderful experience to fly up and land on the glacier! Simply magical place, brilliant pilot in testing conditions and she... read moremoikalc30/01/19
Memorable, amazing, a must do activity! We waited 3 days for the weather to improve and then we went on an incredible adventure in a helicopter... read moreExcursion56445320/11/18
The best helicopter tour company It’s so happy to have second chance to join Helicopter tour service in New zealand. The weather is wonderful .... read moreyuuric403/10/18
An unbelievable experience Came to Fox Glacier specifically for the glaciers (obviously!) but decided to not do the 4 hour trek as I... read moreMJJC_198206/06/13
Awesome! Amazing views over the mountains and shoreline. Loved every minute of it, worth every dollar. Friendly and professional service made... read moreTeemuTa17/02/18