South Island NZ Helicopter Flights Daily for Adventurers & Sightseers

Departing from:  Franz Josef  |  Fox Glacier  |  Haast

SCENIC FLIGHTS DEPARTING

Fox Glacier

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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.

Scenic flights departing Fox Glacier

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.

Important information

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.

 

  • 5 star ratingAmazing!! Could not recommend this any higher, we took a quick flight along the coast to see a seal colony and... read more

    James R Avatar
    James R
    24/02/18

    5 star rating20min scenic plus landing WOW..outstanding!!

    Bill the pilot was great!

    Don’t go anywhere else, use these guys!!!!

    2 adults, 3 kids

    Best money ever spent!

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    wullieboylan
    13/01/19

    5 star ratingBest helicopter ride in NZ Why try and get a chopper flight from the Glaciers on the West Coast when you can take off at... read more

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    Casinoshoppe
    28/07/18
  • 5 star ratingWhat an amazing trip! My son and I did the helicopter snow landing on the Liebig dome yesterday and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves! The views... read more

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    holidaygirlWaikato
    28/01/18

    5 star ratingCould Not Have Asked for More Although the sales and administration of the company was very laid-back, the actual trip lived up to all expectations and... read more

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    KiwiMax2013
    01/06/15

    5 star ratingA must do, go for it!! We booked the one hour Mt Cook and glaciers tour with a glacier landing and the whole experience was fantastic.

    The...
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    Daiseaview
    17/12/18
  • 5 star ratingBucket List ticked We chose to do the Flight 4- Grand Tour and so glad we did.

    From the moment we checked in we...
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    Karen19092014
    30/05/18

    5 star rating😮 awesome A fantastic trip to Mount Cook and the two associated Glaciers. Jamie the pilot was outstanding and made sure our... read more

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    Russell M
    11/03/18

    5 star ratingSimply the best ! we had an absolutely fantastic trip with these guys. They were very professional, giving a good safety briefing and a... read more

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    Martin and Sue C
    15/04/18