Taking off from our base at Elstree Aerodrome, VVB Aviation will fly you along the River Thames for an unforgettable view of London! Throughout your tour you will see the world’s most famous landmarks. These include The Houses of Parliament, Buckingham Palace, St Paul's Cathedral, The London Eye, Tower Bridge, The Shard and more! 

If there was something you could give - a thrilling gift from the moment the envelope was opened, to the moment the helicopter touches down - then a London Tour is your choice for the memorable gift of a lifetime.

Vouchers valid on flights until November 2018. We do not fly throughout winter due to the British weather.

What To Expect

Tours are scheduled from March to October when the British weather is more favourable for flying. Flights depart on selected weekdays and weekends from Elstree Aerodrome - please contact us to find out our availability.

The flight duration is approximately 25 - 35 minutes and covers a route of 77km.

On the day, you will also have a pre-flight safety briefing not included in this duration. You must arrive at your designated check-in time which will be about an hour before your flight.

Your pilot will point out as many sights as possible, however may be busy for a lot of the flight talking to Heathrow Air Traffic Control.

You will be looked after by our expert ground crew, who are also active Fire Fighters.

Important Things To Note

Please ensure you view our full T&Cs before booking

  • Max weight per seat strictly: 14.5 ST | 92 kg | 202 lbs.

  • Flights subject to weather and aircraft serviceability therefore may be cancelled at short notice.

  • Further restrictions may apply - see flight policies (T&Cs) for details.

  • We are unfortunately unable to fly guests who arrive past their allocated check in time.

  • Booking line available 10am - 4pm Monday - Friday.

London Helicopter Tour for One
from 149.00

Join up to 5 other guests for our London Helicopter Tour. Purchase online and then contact us to book an available date.

Max weight: 14.5st / 92kg

Must be flown by 31/10/2018

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London Helicopter Tour for Two
from 290.00

Bring a guest to share your once in a lifetime experience with. Purchase online and then contact us to book an available date.

Max weight: 14.5st / 92kg

Must be flown by 31/10/2018

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Exclusive London Tour

Book the whole aircraft to yourselves for an exclusive tour of the Capital! A maximum of 5 passengers can fly - please purchase online and then contact us to book an available date.

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How to Book

Once you have purchased your flight, please contact us and we can get your flight booked in on one of our selected days.

Tour booking phone/email line available weekdays 10am - 4pm (excl. bank holidays).

Please have the following details available:

- Selection of dates -

- Contact details -

- Passenger names -

- Passenger weights -

- Voucher / Order Number -

 Helicopter sightseeing flight route over Central London
 Shortlisted for Lifestyle Awards 2018 / 2019

Customer Experiences

"My girls went on the helicopter flight over London. They loved it, it was AMAZING!!! Some fab photos too. Definitely recommend."

- Tripadvisor

"Amazing activities, helpful staff and value for money. We got this as a Christmas gift. We went there on 21 April. My car broke down when leaving and the staff were so helpful in getting me going again. Just another little thing in showing how receptive the staff are that work there"

- Somruedee V

"Fantastic experience! Bought through Virgin Experience Days for my Mums 50th birthday present. The team we’re all very friendly, funny and knowledgeable. Highly recommend 👍🏻" 

- Rebecca P

"An amazing, fabulous time. The Aviation team were great; knowledgeable and friendly which really enhanced the experience. We would definitely recommend. Just make sure you arrive on time because they have a strict flight schedule to keep to and you wouldn't want to miss it."

- Allison L

"Fabulous experience! Husband had booked the experience for anniversary but at first had to be cancelled due to poor weather however was able to reschedule after 3 months wait. What a Top class customer service! Highly recommended! Beautiful views over London!"

- Erum h