New York City helicopter flight

New York City helicopter flight

Flight duration

17 - 20 minutes

Departure location

Downtown Manhattan Heliport
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Free cancellation

Free cancellation, up to 48 hours on beforehand!


365 days, weekdays 10.00 - 15.00, Saturday 10:00 - 16:00 (Shared)



Take to the skies on our most popular tour and experience the island of Manhattan in all its glory! This tour goes from Battery Park all the way north over the George Washington Bridge, one of the busiest bridges in the world. View Manhattan’s most famous sights such as Central Park, the Empire State Building, and One World Trade. Even catch a glimpse of Yankee Stadium as you soar above the Hudson River. Experience this beautiful city like you've never seen it before! With stunning architecture, glittering waters and unique districts, it’s a must. Come fly with us and get blown away, literally.


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Things to know

Weight restrictions

Total weight 1-3 passengers 240 kg
Total weight 1-4 passengers 340 kg
Max weight front seat 85 kg
Max weight back seats 120 kg

What do I bring?

Please bring your boarding pass and a valid ID Plenty of room on your memory card and/or phone for photos. Please note: Selfie sticks, especially extendable ones, are a safety hazard and are not permitted on our flights

What to wear?

We recommend to wear comfortable clothing with covered shoes (sneakers or trainers are fine). Bring sunglasses and a bottle of water. It won't be cold on board so layered clothing suitable for the season is recommended

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Contact us if you want to fly with children (age 0-12 years)

Free cancellation

Cancel free of charge up to 48 hours before departure

CO2 Neutral

We fly 100% CO2 neutral


In case of bad weather we will contact you at least 2 hours before the flight

Wheelchair accessible

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Downtown Manhattan Heliport

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