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The London Helicopter

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The London Helicopter offers an opportunity to experience the unrivalled views of the Capital City from above, with the added enjoyment of a helicopter flight. From a central London location you can soar above the hustle and bustle, taking in some...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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1 Bridges Court | The POD Building, London SW11 3BB, England
Clapham / Battersea 
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+44 20 7887 2626
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Took a 20 minutes ride on a helicopter, over London, last weekend. An amazing experience. We were extremely lucky that we had a clear sky and the sun was out. It was very smooth and enjoyable. To see London's main landmarks from above, really made...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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thelondonhelicopter, Manager at The London Helicopter, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi dmatholus Thank you for taking the time to write such a great review. All of the team at The London Helicopter are very happy that we were able to provide you with such an enjoyable experience. We hope to see you again! :) Team...More

Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

If you have done the hop on hop of tours and you are ready to experience something different don’t hesitate to book a helicopter ride tour. I would defiantly recommend a 20 or 30 minute ride. Check the weather before booking the flight!!! Its London!!...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jennypapadimitriou
thelondonhelicopter, Manager at The London Helicopter, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Jenny, Thank you for taking the time to write such a great review. We really appreciate the positive feedback and are very happy that you enjoyed your flight with us! Yes, as you quite rightly pointed out, London is London so the weather is...More

Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

Got my son a helicopter flight for his birthday which he really enjoyed. Great experience but at £200 per person for 10 mins in the air will not be everyone’s idea of good value.More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Harryboy56
thelondonhelicopter, Manager at The London Helicopter, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2018

Hi Harryboy56 Thank you for taking the time to write a review - we're happy your son enjoyed the flight We do appreciate that our prices seem expensive, they are simply set to cover the direct costs we incur, sorry to say there's nothing cheap...More

Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

First time for me on a small helicopter. The booking staff, Josh, was exceptionally nice and kind. They need minimum 4 customers per tour to make it economically feasible otherwise the trip is cancelled, but we were only 3, and since it was my birthday...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank RabieRafia
thelondonhelicopter, Manager at The London Helicopter, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2018

Hi RabieRafia We really appreciate you taking the time to write a review and are very glad you had a good time Happy Birthday!

Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

Was lucky to go on an helicopter tour for an event, the experience was brilliant and a lot more relaxing than expected. Very well organised and also had a glimpse on how the otherside live.More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank choppydoestravel
thelondonhelicopter, Owner at The London Helicopter, responded to this reviewResponded September 15, 2018

Hi Marc L Thank you for taking the time to write a review Company events like the one you were involved in seem to be a really popular way of rewarding staff or making an impact with customers and press Helicopter flight often has the...More

Reviewed September 13, 2018

We had a truly brilliant experience but I have to admit we were a bit lucky. First of all we had originally booked a 10-minute tour (which would have been way too short as I now realise), but they upgraded us for a 20-minute one...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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thelondonhelicopter, Owner at The London Helicopter, responded to this reviewResponded September 15, 2018

Hi Mikhaildubov Thank you for taking the time to write up a review - it really helps other visitors to make up their mind to book I must say, you were extremely fortunate, firstly to be upgraded and then to fly for an additional 5...More

Reviewed August 15, 2018

Booked the helicopter flight for a family group of five to celebrate my Mum’s 80th birthday. Plenty of accurate information on the website and efficient booking online. On arrival, we waited at the café on the airfield where there was a buzzing atmosphere of people...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank YorkshireHill
thelondonhelicopter, Manager at The London Helicopter, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review! We really appreciate all the positive feedback. As you have quite rightly mentioned, our seating is allocated based on the weight and balance of the aircraft, however, I'm very pleased to...More

Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

Super cool thing to do. Birthday pressie for my wife so we took the kids along too. Departure lounge is a lovely spot to wait and watch the helicopters land and take off before the quick safety briefing and then you’re off! The pilot is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank cpe12
thelondonhelicopter, General Manager at The London Helicopter, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2018

Thank you, thank you ... we really appreciate, not only that you took the time to tell others about your experience, or that you to chose to fly with us (we are very grateful for both those), but mostly for your kind words. We love...More

Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

Was given the Buzz Flight as a birthday present. My wife and I booked to go which was very easy to do. The online check in process is simple and quick. The location is not very near any London tube stations. Fulham Broadway is the...More

Thank Chippa368
thelondonhelicopter, General Manager at The London Helicopter, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2018

Thank you for choosing to fly with us for your special day and for the great detailed review. We are really pleased that you got to experience London from above and the amazing views that we love so much. Thank you and we hope to...More

Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

This is absolutely the best birthday present ever. Staff were excellent and the whole experience will never be forgottenMore

Thank Sexy-Pud
thelondonhelicopter, General Manager at The London Helicopter, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2018

Thank you , we are super happy that you enjoyed your flight and that it made a great experience for your birthday Thank you for flying with us and thank you for taking the time to tell others about your experience. All the best Team...More

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tegan d
July 3, 2018|
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Response from thelondonhelicopter | Property representative |
Due to a contract renewal and increase in external charges, we had to review our prices earlier this year. We haven't previously changed our prices for over 2 years , but sadly as costs have increased we have been forced to... More
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Mada E
January 26, 2018|
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Response from thelondonhelicopter | Property representative |
Hi, yes the helicopter holds a maximum of 6 people per flight. You can either book individual seats as part of a shared flight or book privately for your party. Many Thanks
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Natasha M
August 20, 2017|
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Hi, its very difficult to speculate best months on the weather as its so changeable year on year! Summer months are usually busier and we do cancel less flights due to weather, but no one month stands out year on year as... More
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