How Much Does It Cost for a Helicopter Ride?

How Much Does It Cost for a Helicopter Ride?

how much does it cost for a helicopter ride

Hunting for helicopter tours in Hawaii, but asking yourself, “How much does it cost for a helicopter ride”? Fear not! Comparing helicopter rides across the web for the best deals and packages can be overwhelming. To save you time that can be better used planning for trendy dinner spots in Honolulu, we’ve rounded up all our pricing and tour snapshots onto a single page.

Here’s our ultimate guide on anything you need to know about how Tropical Helicopter pricing works.

Tropical Helicopter tour prices

What’s included? On all Tropical Helicopter tours, you’ll enjoy a fully narrated tour, whether you’re soaring in the air for 45 minutes or 2 hours. There are no hidden fees, because taxes and fuel surcharges are already factored in! Of course, you’ll also be able to communicate between other passengers and the pilot once in the air with the appropriate devices.

Here’s a transparent snapshot of what our tours look like in price and duration:

Helicopter tours on O’ahu

O’ahu Island Adventure: The O‘ahu Island Adventure takes you above the waves of the North Shore, the sights of Pearl Harbor, the landmark of Lē‘ahi (Diamond Head), the beauty of Kaliuwa‘a (Sacred Falls), and more!

Tour duration: 60 minutes

Price: $349.00*

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Ko Olina Resort – O’ahu Circle Island: Hover over the world-famous Waikīkī and the iconic Diamond Head. Up next is Hanauma Bay, Sandy Beach and Makapu‘u Lighthouse. See the surreal coral formations of Kāne‘ohe Bay, Chinaman’s Hat and Ka‘a‘awa Valley, backdrop of dozens of movies.

Tour duration: 1 hour 15 minutes

Price: $419.00*

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Helicopter tours on the Big Island

Doors-Off Over the Volcano: Gaze out the open doors of a Hughes 500 helicopter to see Kilauea volcano, Mauna Loas’ vistas, and Hilo’s lush rain forests. You’ll also see Wai‘ānuenue (Rainbow Falls), named for the rainbows you can see in the mist when the early morning sunshine hits the water.

Tour duration: 45 minutes

Price: $324.00*

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Hawaii Circle Island Experience: Get on a helicopter for the only full Circle Island Experience of Hawaii Island, home of 10 of the world’s 13 climate zones! See all five volcanoes, including the active and Kilauea Volcano. On your way there, fly over the famous Kona Coffee Belt, Green, Black and White Sand Beaches.

Tour duration: 2.25 hours

Price: $599.00*

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*Passengers over a certain weight may be subject to capacity surcharges. For more information on specific weight restriction fees, please refer to each individual tour’s page.

Seasonal Discounts

Tropical Helicopters offers seasonal, limited time offers due to excess inventory and last-minute promotions. No coupons. No codes. No gimmicks. If you’re visiting Hawaii soon and want to receive notifications for last minute deals, sign up here for our monthly flash email!

Discover a different face of Hawaii from the skies! If you have any questions on Tropical Helicopter tours or pricing, visit our FAQ page or call us at (866) 961-6810.