Why deal with New York City's traffic or subways when you can take to the skies instead? Bask in the luxury of your own private helicopter ride from LaGuardia, JFK or Newark airports to Lower Manhattan's Pier 6. You'll enjoy spectacular views while soaring above the crowds and arrive easily and efficiently—not to mention in style. With less than 10 minutes transfer time, this is a great option for business travelers or anyone on a tight schedule.
Private helicopter transfer from a New York airport to Lower Manhattan
Skip the traffic and enjoy a hassle-free helicopter flight offering incredible aerial views of New York
Perfect for business travelers who want to travel in style with a quick, private transfer to Manhattan
Choose your arrival airport: JFK, LaGuardia or Newark
Why Travellers Choose This Tour
This private helicopter transfer is ideal for business travelers on a tight schedule who want some first-class treatment before their stay in the Big Apple.
Transport by state-of-the-art helicopter
Transportation from airport terminal to airport helipad (FBO)
Local taxes, fuel surcharges
Meeting And Pickup
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6 E River Greenway, Bikeway, NY 10004, USA
Pier 6, Downtown Heliport, Manhattan
What To Expect
When your flight lands at Newark Liberty International Airport, LaGuardia or John F Kennedy, hop on a helicopter for a quick, hassle-free transfer to Lower Manhattan. This private helicopter flight operates with just you and your party.
Avoid crowded public transportation and long taxi lines at the airport. Collect your luggage and climb aboard the state-of-the-art helicopter for a direct flight to your destination. The bonus is spectacular aerial views of New York City from above.
Land along the East River at Pier 6 after less than 10 minutes of flight time.
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Not wheelchair accessible
Please advise of your flight details at time of booking
Helicopter seating is based on a 4- or 6-passenger helicopter, whichever is available at the time of your tour
All passengers including children must present a valid ID/passport or you may be denied your flight
Baggage may not weigh more than 25 lbs (11 kg) per passenger. If you have larger or heavier items, please contact the supplier to ensure these items can be accommodated
Subject to favorable weather conditions; if canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of a full refund
Near public transportation
Infants must sit on laps
Most travellers can participate
Due to the unpredictable nature of technical difficulties, we cannot provide assurance for the audio functionality of the headsets.
This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
You can cancel up to 3 days in advance of the experience for a full refund.
For a full refund, you must cancel at least 3 full days before the experience’s start time.
Any changes made less than 2 full days before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
For a 50% refund, you must cancel 2–2 full days before the experience’s start time.
Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.
Frequently Asked Questions
The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Q:Which airports are serviced by the Private Helicopter Transfer from New York Airports to Lower Manhattan?
A:John F Kennedy International Airport, LaGuardia Airport, or Newark Liberty International Airport
Q:How do I arrange my pickup from the airport for the Private Helicopter Transfer from New York Airports to Lower Manhattan?
A:Enter all of your arrival flight details on the checkout page. The tour operator will then reach out to you to confirm all of the details.
Q:What is the arrival location for the Private Helicopter Transfer from New York Airports to Lower Manhattan?
A:The helicopter will arrive at the Downtown Manhattan Heliport at Pier 6 on the East River. The building is located just north of the Staten Island Ferry and just south of the Pier 11 South Street Seaport. (6 East River Piers, NY NY 10004)
Q:Can I take public transportation from the Private Helicopter Transfer helipad??
A:Public transportation can be taken from anywhere in Manhattan using the MTA Subway. The closest public transportation when departing the heliport is the R train from Whitehall, which is a short walk south past the Staten Island Ferry.
Q:Is there parking near the heliport for the Private Helicopter Transfer from New York Airports to Lower Manhattan?
A:Parking is not available at the heliport, but there is a cash municipal parking lot at the next exit just west of Pier 11.
Q:How early should I arrive for the Private Helicopter Transfer from New York Airports to Lower Manhattan?
A:Your helicopter flight will be scheduled based on your flight arrival time. Please be sure to include all flight details, so our local operator can coordinate your pickup.
Q:What happens if there is a flight delay on my arrival into one of the New York City airports?
A:All flight details are collected upon confirming your reservation. Our local operator checks your flight status and will adjust your departure as necessary based on any airline flight delays.
Q:Do I need an ID to fly on the Private Helicopter Transfer from New York Airports to Lower Manhattan?
A:Yes, all passengers including children must have ID/Passport or you may be denied your flight.
Q:What type of helicopter is used during the Private Helicopter Transfer from New York Airports to Lower Manhattan?
A:The fleet includes luxurious six-passenger Bell 407 aircraft.
Q:How many seats are there on the Private Helicopter Transfer from New York Airports to Lower Manhattan?
A:The Bell 407 helicopter carries up to six passengers in addition to your professional pilot and boasts comfortable leather seating, more headroom, and luxurious amenities.