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.
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
Best 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 moreCasinoshoppe28/07/18
Breathtaking! We took the hour tour with glacier landing. It was smooth incredible ride with spectacular views and photo ops. Highly... read moreLuAnn C14/01/15
Fantastic Fox, Franz and Mount Cook! We only decided the night before that we were even going to book a helicopter flight over the glaciers. If... read moreranidkny14/04/18
Personalised service, they really go out of their way to make it memorable Rarely have we encountered such a warm, friendly and helpful team. They went out of their way to find another... read moreJoy G02/02/18
Amazing!! Could not recommend this any higher, we took a quick flight along the coast to see a seal colony and... read moreJames R25/02/18
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
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
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