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 Guides’ building on State Highway 6 right in the centre of Fox township (44 Main Road, Fox Glacier). 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.
FANTASTIC Richard was great at introduction and getting us on an earlier flight. Jamie’s flying was top notch. Great landing on... read moreDrew A29/07/18
Brilliant and amazing. Amazing, we were so lucky with the weather. Took a longer flight and circled Mt Cook, saw the origin of... read moreJudo51316/03/15
Touch down on Franz Joseph Glacier My first trip in a helicopter would have been exhilarating anywhere but this was extra special. Looking down on the... read moreI2848QYjamesa01/01/20
20min 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!wullieboylan12/01/19
Amaze-balls! After a few failed attempts earlier in the year due to bad weather we decided to try our luck whilst... read moreHoolieNorwich30/06/18
Snow Angel This was simply the best experience of our trip to New Zealand. It was my first experience with snow and... read morelindamZ2903BR17/11/18
Helicopter flight Most amazing experience ever , safety was 2nd to none, from booking at the front desk to the pilot with... read morexxtr4cyxx22/11/18
Awesome View Took the 60 minute flight and it was a trip of a lifetime, we had an amazing pilot called Brooke,... read moreJohn W24/05/18
So much fun! Well worth it.
We took our 18 month old who loves choppers and he fully enjoyed he whole experience - as... read moreBrooke K11/08/18