Prices The Helicopter Line

Wye Creek Queenstown with breathtaking lake views

Prices are per person and are quoted in New Zealand dollars including Goods and Services Tax (GST) of 15%.

Rates are valid 01 October 2016 – 30 September 2017 and are subject to change at The Helicopter Line's discretion.

THE HELICOPTER LINE
Scenic helicopter flights
Landings Duration Adult Child
MOUNT COOK (from Glentanner)
Mt Cook & the Glaciers HLC4 1 50 mins $630.00 $441.00
Mountain High HLC2 1 40 mins $450.00 $315.00
Alpine Explorer HLC3 1 35 mins $360.00 $252.00
Alpine Vista HLC5 1 20 mins $240.00 $168.00
         
TASMAN GLACIER HELI HIKE        
Tasman Glacier Heli Hike 2 hours hiking 3 hours $565.00 $565.00
         
MOUNT COOK (from Twizel)
Aoraki / Mount Cook Discovery HLT3 1 60 mins $765.00 $535.00
Southern Alps Experience HLT4 1 45 mins $540.00 $378.00
Alpine Scenic Flight HLT2 1 35 mins $360.00 $252.00
Alpine Express HLT1 1 25 mins $300.00 $210.00
         
FRANZ JOSEF & FOX GLACIERS
Mountain Scenic Spectacular HLF3 1 40 mins $450.00 $315.00
Twin Glacier HLF4 1 30 mins $310.00 $217.00
Fox Glacier and Mount Cook HLF4F (Fox Glacier only) 1 30 mins $310.00 $217.00
Neve Discoverer HLF5 1 20 mins $240.00 $168.00
         
FRANZ JOSEF HELI HIKE
Franz Josef Heli Hike (Franz Josef Glacier only) 2 hours hiking 3 hours $429.00 $399.00
 
QUEENSTOWN
Milford Sound HLQ1B 2 1.5 hours $900.00 $630.00
The Grand Circle HLQ2 1 30 mins $310.00 $217.00
Alpine Snow Landing HLQ3 1 30 mins $310.00 $217.00
Queenstown Panorama HLQ4       1 20 mins $240.00 $168.00
The Remarkables HLQ5 1 20 mins $240.00 $168.00
Southern Glacier Experience HLQ6 1 50 mins $585.00 $409.50
Heli Wine Tour 1-2 pax 1 4.5 hours $569.00 N/A
Heli Wine Tour 3 or more pax 1 4.5 hours $449.00 N/A
         
THE HELICOPTER LINE
Scenic helicopter flights
Landings Duration Adult Child
MILFORD SOUND (from Queenstown)
Milford Sound HLQ1B 2 1.5 hours $900.00 $630.00
Milford and Sutherland Falls 4 2 hours $1,295.00 $906.50
Milford Explorer 5 2.5 hours $1,625.00 $1,137.50
Milford Sound, Franz Josef and Aoraki/Mount Cook 5 4-5 hours $2,250.00 $1,575.00
Milford Fly Cruise Heli 1 4 hours $845.00 $520.00
Milford Heli Cruise Heli 3 4 hours $980.00 $686.00
Flyback - Milford Sound to Queenstown 1 45 mins $725.00 $507.50
         
Private Charters – Milford Sound and beyond from Queenstown Exclusive Charter Rate (per helicopter)
Milford Sound HLQ1B 3 1.5 hours $3,700.00  
Milford and Sutherland Falls 4 2 hours $4,810.00  
Milford Explorer 5 2.5 hours $5,550.00  
Milford Sound, Franz Josef and Aoraki/Mount Cook 5 4-5 hours $11,100.00  

Child Policy

Helicopter flights

  • Infants up to 3 years and under 15kgs are Free of Charge (FOC) and are required to sit on an adults knee.
  • Children are 4 - 14 years or an infant weighing over 15kgs. The child rate is 70% of the adult fare.
  • Children must be accompanied by a fare paying adult

Heli Hike

  • A child is 8– 14 years inclusive
  • Child rate for Heli Hike is $30.00 discount off full adult rate
  • Minimum age on Heli Hike is 8 years

Minimum Numbers

  • All flights require minimum numbers for departures.  Bookings will be accepted for numbers less than the required minimum number on the basis that bookings will be co-ordinated to achieve minimum numbers.

Cancellation and Refund Policy

  • Should inclement weather prevent a flight at the booked location, the same booking or prepaid voucher will be accepted at any of The Helicopter Line aviation bases for a flight of similar duration and price.  A refund will be offered if you are not travelling to any other Helicopter Line base.
  • Escorts/clients wanting to make changes to dates or time of departure are required to contact the relevant operating base by 9.00am on the day of departure.
  • No refund will be given for no shows or changes made less than 24 hours prior to departure.

Additional Information:

  • All flights operate subject to suitable weather conditions
  • The Helicopter Line reserves the right to alter prices, departure times, landings and flight routes or arrange alternative helicopter services.
Queenstown Helicopter Flights