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The London Helicopter

1 Bridges Court | The POD Building, London SW11 3BB, England
+44 20 7887 2626
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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 of the cities most famous and historic landmarks, including Buckingham Palace, Tower of London, Tower Bridge, Canary Wharf and many more ... There are 3 different length pre set tours on offer- The London Buzz (12 mins), The London Sights (18 mins) and The London Max - available for private use only (30 mins). Each route takes you over along the River Thames showcasing London's amazing skyline. Seats can be purchased individually, as part of a shared flight or 'exclusively'​ for up to 6 people. The London Helicopter offers the UK’s only online scheduled helicopter sightseeing service.
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:30
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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Reviewed 1 week ago 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

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thelondonhelicopter, General Manager at The London Helicopter, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

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

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Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Staff super friendly, its professional and well organized. The views are stunning and the pilot takes the time to point out great things like the Royal Observatory. The best of London in my book!

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thelondonhelicopter, General Manager at The London Helicopter, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2018

Thank you so much for this amazing review, we are so pleased that you enjoyed the flight All the best Team TLH

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Reviewed 10 April 2018

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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

WOULD NOT RECOMMEND!! My wife and I take a heli tour every time we go abroad on holiday or on special occasions. From LA to Reykjavik to South Korea, we enjoy visiting different cities from above. This time we travelled from Scotland to London to...More

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thelondonhelicopter, General Manager at The London Helicopter, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

After the obvious disappointment with your flight, we have got in touch via email so that we might understand exactly what it was, that has left you feeling so let down by the experience? My colleague advised that she made a point to come and...More

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Reviewed 19 March 2018

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Reviewed 29 January 2018

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Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

We took the 18 minute tour which follows the Thames to Canary Wharf and then back to the helipad. It is only around a 10 minute walk from Clapham railway station which in turn is 10-15 mins from Waterloo Station. The staff were very helpful...More

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thelondonhelicopter, General Manager at The London Helicopter, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Thank you so much for choosing to fly with us and also for telling others about your experience. We are really pleased that you both enjoyed the trip. We hope to see you again. All the best Team TLH

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tegan d
3 July 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
26 January 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
20 August 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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