Are you up for it?
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 Franz Josef below. Walk-ins welcome.
The Franz Josef flight office
Our helipad is at Franz Josef Heliport and is within easy walking distance (200m) of our office. Our ground crew will make sure you are at the heliport in plenty of time for your flight.
Franz Josef flight office: +64 (0)3 752 0792
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.
ABSOLUTELY INCREDIBLE Wonderful and incredible experience. Firstly, the customer service was great. The lady at the desk was Australian and was so... read morebrianvergtyu09/12/18
Awesome View Took the 60 minute flight and it was a trip of a lifetime, we had an amazing pilot called Brooke,... read moreJohn W23/05/18
Fabulous experience Thank you for your review circlette00, I believe you were landing on our Mt Joseph when you were doing a... read morecirclette0008/10/18
Simply the best ! we had an absolutely fantastic trip with these guys. They were very professional, giving a good safety briefing and a... read moreMartin and Sue C15/04/18
Awesome! Amazing views over the mountains and shoreline. Loved every minute of it, worth every dollar. Friendly and professional service made... read moreTeemuTa16/02/18
Amazing experience My wife and I booked the 30 minute flight, which included landing on the snow above the glacier. The helicopter... read more396peterc39620/09/18
Amazing experience not to be missed! Me and my wife drove all the way to franz Josef purely for this helicopter ride and snow landing, and... read moreAshraf F28/04/18
Fantastic Experience We pre booked the Heli services helicopter trip and landign to Franz Josef glacier. Stunning views and a fantastic experience.... read moreMarinerGrimsby19/02/19
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