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Helijet International

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Oct 15, 2017
“Reliable and unique way to go from Vancouver to Victoria”
Dec 10, 2014
“Great Flight !”
Established in 1986Helijet has been a proud and active participant in British Columbia's growth for the past two and a half decades.In 1986, with a carefully conceived vision, a single helicopter, and a handful of enthusiastic employees, Helijet...more
5911 Airport Rd S | Vancouver International Airport, Richmond, British Columbia V7B 1B5, Canada
This attraction is at Vancouver Intl Airport
+1 604-273-4688
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Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

While I love flying on seaplanes, Helijet is the more reliable way to travel from Vancouver harbour to Victoria harbour due to its modern navigation/weather radar equipment. It can still fly if fog becomes an issue or if the weather changes quickly. The helicopter interiors...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank brads153
Reviewed December 10, 2014

This was the first time we have flown on Helijet and we loved it. We usually fly on Harbour Air and they are very good as well. This time we thought we would try Helijet. It is such a different way to go. The staff...More

Date of experience: November 2014
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Reviewed September 15, 2014

Staff was very friendly and accommodating. Flight crew was pleasant and made for an enjoyable flight. Very scenic.

Date of experience: September 2014
1  Thank Matthew W
Reviewed July 29, 2014

We took the seaplane out to Victoria and chose to take the helicopter ride back. Better views from the helicopter and a very smooth ride in a 12 seater aircraft. The receptionist in Victoria was a little fierce but otherwise a very enjoyable experience.More

Date of experience: July 2014
2  Thank mgarn33
Helijet, Director of Marketing at Helijet International, responded to this reviewResponded August 5, 2014

Thank you for taking the time to submit your review. We are glad you got to experience both air options on your recent trip to Vancouver & Victoria. I've send your comment to our Passenger Service department to remind the staff that 'fierce' is not...More

Reviewed June 10, 2014

This was my second trip on Helijet, the first being about 10 years ago in the opposite direction. I really can't fault the service. There are free refreshments (tea, coffee, muffins, fruit etc.) and bathroom facilities at the terminals. The flight is fast and the...More

Date of experience: June 2014
2  Thank Matt S
Helijet, Director of Marketing at Helijet International, responded to this reviewResponded August 5, 2014

Thank you for your kind words about our service, we're very happy to have you aboard after such a long time. We hope you don't wait as long for your next trip!

Reviewed August 23, 2013

Our family took the HeliJet from Vancouver to Victoria to visit a friend for lunch. Great customer service, especially considering we were traveling with two small kids under the age of 3. The interior of the helicopter was a little worn down, however, the views...More

Date of experience: December 2012
2  Thank JWHammer
Helijet, Director of Marketing at Helijet International, responded to this reviewResponded August 27, 2013

Thank you for flying with us and for your valuable comments. We aim to keep our Customer Service to the highest standards so it's nice to hear it's working. We appreciate the notice on the interior, I will advise our maintenance department. We are constantly...More

Reviewed August 9, 2013

For those looking into travel to/from Vancouver/Victoria skip the ferry and take Helijet. The staff are wonderful, the aircraft is comfortable, you are across the pond in less than 30 minutes, and the view/trip is spectacular. On top of that I booked a great rate...More

Date of experience: August 2013
2  Thank SJT_Fish
Helijet, Director of Marketing at Helijet International, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2013

Thank you for the kind words. Glad you enjoyed your flight, and #RotorsDailyDeal. We hope to welcome you aboard again soon.

Reviewed November 16, 2012

On our trip to BC we decided to spring for the Helijet transfer to Victoria. Not only did this save us a lot of time, but it ended up feeling like a tour and a transfer rolled into one. The views are spectacular! The staff...More

Date of experience: August 2012
1  Thank Melissa P
Reviewed November 16, 2012

Our family of 4 took the helijet from Victoria to Vancouver this past July. We were on a bit of a time crunch and we didnt want to spend half the day taking a taxi to, and taking the ferry from Victoria to Vancouver. I...More

Date of experience: July 2012
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Reviewed August 17, 2012

As a going away present my husband surprised me and my two best friends with this tour. It was spectacular--indeed! We left from the heliport adjacent to the Seabus terminal, zoomed over the North Shore mountains, around to Howe Sound, then back over downtown via...More

Date of experience: August 2012
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