We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Zip Aviation - Helicopter Tours & Charters

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Save
Share
Book In Advance
Tours from Zip Aviation - Helicopter Tours & Charters tend to sell out - travelers recommend booking in advance!
467
All photos (467)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“minute flight”(13 reviews)
“safety video”(10 reviews)
About
Zip Aviation's Professional Aviation Team is committed to constantly improving our customer's experience. Our NEW management and flight crew teams are focused on your safety. We are completely dedicated to deliver an awesome experience during your...more
Closed Now
Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
See all hours
Contact
6 E River Piers, Downtown Manhattan Heliport, New York City, NY 10004-3200
Financial District
Website
+1 866-947-6837
Call
Ways to Experience Zip Aviation - Helicopter Tours & Charters
from $209.00
More Info
from $289.00
More Info
from $349.00
More Info
Reviews (745)
Filter reviews
509 results
Traveler rating
377
49
21
20
42
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
377
49
21
20
42
Show reviews that mention
All reviews minute flight safety video grand island tour statue of liberty usb stick new york an amazing experience hudson river highlight of our trip the staten island ferry central park empire state woods pilot heliport company manhattan
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 509 reviews
Reviewed yesterday

Brilliant experience, the pilot was funny asking if it was our first time in a helicopter and said his too. I had been in one before but this helicopter was bigger and very clean and comfy. The sights of the city were incredible and my...More

Thank James T
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Belated honeymoon trip to New York and decided to go in a helicopter for a “experience” It was amazing!! Andrew the pilot got me sat in the front next to him and just WOW I was blown away!! Andrew clearly loves his job and made...More

1  Thank Gabbie W
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great flight from start to finish this form is very professional very informative and the flight was amazing, such a great way to see NYC. If you get chance get the video too worth it as a great keepsake and great to show family. Worth...More

Thank mrs_wright01
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a flight over NYC last week and it was awesome, great way to see the city. The staff were all attentive and made the whole experience memorable.

3  Thank Gokiwis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As you approach the Train station you will see people with bibs on advertising the company. DO NOT GET TICKETS FROM THEM. The Tickets are more expensive by about $50 per ticket and if your flight is cancelled they vanish with your money and any...More

1  Thank Vince W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thanks to our Pilot Andrew Woods. It was an amazing and unforgettable sightseeing flight. Lots of love Uli, Jessi and Florian

3  Thank florianreiss
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The staff was very friendly upon arrival. They make jokes and let you feel welcome. Sitting next to the pilot is an extra experience and he had some fun that I was not allowed to look until he would count down in order to see...More

3  Thank scooby1212
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I bought the 30 min "grand tour" and loved every second of it. The pilot (Andrew Woods) was Irish and really helped us feel relaxed and get ready with our cameras when we hovered for the best pics of the big landmarks. The guys on...More

4  Thank Irishladonthemove
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Andrew our pilot made this trip for us. I was a wee bit nervous and within minutes smiling like a Cheshire Cat. A smile that stayed on all our faces as he went above and beyond to ensure that our trip was incredible. Don’t go...More

3  Thank 625jojo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A big thank you to Neftalr Rivera, III who sold us our tour tickets! We had a fantastic time - we’ll worth the price! Thanks, also, to Santiago, who got us prepped for our ride, and to Andrew, our wonderful pilot! This is the helicopter...More

3  Thank BackPacker182945
View more reviews
Nearby
Financial District
At the southernmost tip of Manhattan, the Financial
District is where New York City began as a center of
commerce. Today, the historic streets and beautiful
setting are complemented by museums, countless
skyscrapers, and the heart of the Financial District,
home to Wall Street and the New York Stock Exchange.
Catch the Staten Island Ferry for an unbeatable view
of the skyline and Statue of Liberty, or sail to Ellis
...More
Nearby HotelsSee all 484 nearby hotels
Hilton Garden Inn NYC Financial Center/Manhattan Downtown
322 reviews
.14 miles away
Hampton Inn Manhattan / Downtown - Financial District
674 reviews
.16 miles away
The Wall Street Inn
564 reviews
.18 miles away
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel New York City - Financial District
2,810 reviews
.19 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 15,763 nearby restaurants
Lavazza
7 reviews
.04 miles away
The Dead Rabbit
1,111 reviews
.09 miles away
Shorty's Pearl Street
33 reviews
.13 miles away
Le Pain Quotidien
35 reviews
.12 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 4,705 nearby attractions
Staten Island Ferry
20,139 reviews
.18 miles away
Stone Street Historic District
173 reviews
.15 miles away
Fraunces Tavern Museum
170 reviews
.13 miles away
TriBeCa
272 reviews
.12 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
patandstan2017
May 10, 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Zip M | Property representative |
Hi, Thank you for your inquiry. Yes, it's possible to transfer someone from a wheelchair to the helicopter. The individuals family member will have to assist the passenger into the helicopter. Our ramp agents can assist the... More
1
Vote
TravelgirlAnak1
April 17, 2015|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from holssunski | Reviewed this property |
The company will do its best to maximise the capacity of each helicopter therefore it is highly unlikely that you will get a helicopter to yourself. They also weigh everyone and then tell you where to sit to ensure an even... More
0
Votes