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Best Helicopter Flight in London

Fly through the skies of London on a 12-minute or 18-minute helicopter flight, and take in aerial views of the capital’s best-known sights! Follow the Thames River through the city as the pilot talks about the sights, and gaze down on Buckingham Palace, Big Ben, The Shard, Houses of Parliament and more. The helicopter seats a maximum of six plus the pilot, and takes off from and touches down in Battersea, central London.


  • 12-minute or 18-minute shared London helicopter flight from Battersea
  • Gaze down at the sights while flying over the heart of London
  • Have your camera ready as the pilot points out London’s top attractions and sights
  • See iconic London landmarks such as Buckingham Palace, Big Ben and The Shard
  • Glide over the Thames River and admire bird’s-eye views of the Houses of Parliament, Wembley Stadium and more

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What You Can Expect

Best Helicopter Flight in London

Take a scenic helicopter over London

Make your own way to the helipad in Battersea, central London, and then head inside the helicopter center to enjoy a safety briefing. Follow your pilot into your waiting helicopter, and relax in your seat (either beside the pilot or in the row of seats to the rear), while watching the sights of London take center stage.

In no time at all, many of London’s legendary landmarks are visible. Listen to your pilot pointing out all the big-name sights as you soar through the skies, and gaze down at Buckingham Palace and Green Park. While following the meandering Thames River through the city, look out for more top London attractions such as the Houses of Parliament, The Shard, Big Ben, Olympic Stadium, Wembley Stadium and more.

Loop back along the Thames River for a second look and spot anything you missed on the first pass, before gliding back to Battersea. Your experience finishes at the helipad after touching down on the ground.

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2015

Simply amazing! What a way to see London. The helicopter goes slowly long the Thames and back so there is plenty of time to see all of your favourite sights and take loads of photos. The pilot points out lots of landmarks, including the London Eye, St Pauls, Westminster Abbey, Tower Bridge, the Shard and the London Eye. For a trip to London this is the ultimate way to see how the city fits together and see bit of London you didn't know existed!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2015

Absolutely amazing experience! To see London from above really is unique and special!

Ms Plaxey
United Kingdom

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2015

It was awesome.Staff were brilliant from the Office,Ground and the Pilot.Very friendly,funny and curtious.Will definitely be back next Summer!!Melanie and your colleague thanks for the photos.You made my day so enjoyable being a Solo Traveller!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

absolutely brilliant!..

I did this as a surprise gift for my son's 16th and he was absolutely thrilled to to bits. we chose a perfect day when the weather was fine and you could see everything clearly.

I would definitely recommend this as an option is you like doing things that are an out of the ordinary experience.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2015

Excelente passeio! Você vê Londres do alto, com uma visão inigualável! O Atendimento da empresa é ótimo, o piloto é fera, apesar de ter apenas 21 anos de idade. Chegar no local é muito fácil, mesmo de underground ou ônibus, apesar de ficar longe do centro. Este passeio realmente é ótimo, você não irá se arrepender!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2014

Excellent. Nothing better than a aerial view of London... Priceless

1 star rating: I do not recommend this October 2015

It was ok. Service operator was very rude.

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