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.
Best experience ever Best experience in NZ, heli flight over the Fox glacier & Mt Cook with a landing on Fox & time... read moreVegasBIS04/02/19
20min scenic plus landing WOW..outstanding!!Bill the pilot was great!Don’t go anywhere else, use these guys!!!!2 adults, 3 kidsBest money ever spent!wullieboylan13/01/19
Awesome If you only do one thing, try and get up in a helicopter over the glacier. It's the best way... read moreLisa C29/09/18
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 F29/04/18
20min scenic plus landing WOW..outstanding!!Bill the pilot was great!Don’t go anywhere else, use these guys!!!!2 adults, 3 kidsBest money ever spent!wullieboylan12/01/19
Bucket List ticked We chose to do the Flight 4- Grand Tour and so glad we did.From the moment we checked in we... read moreKaren1909201430/05/18
Awesome Experience! we took the Franz Josef and Fox Glacier loop on the helicopter and had a landing to take pics. ... read morePigletau12/12/18
'Simply the Best' We stayed in Haast en route from Wanaka to Franz Josef. On the morning of our departure we decided to... read moreJohn G11/02/16
Amazing! After staying overnight in Haast we came across Haast Helicopters and having missed out on a helicopter trip over the... read moreCarol A12/01/18