HeliServices.NZ Franz Josef

Scenic helicopter flights and snow landings above Fox and Franz Josef glaciers.


Fox & Franz Heliservices is an experienced helicopter flightseeing company.

We provide visitors with a diverse range of South Island scenic helicopter flights and private charters in some of New Zealand's most spectacular alpine and coastal regions.

For over 30 years we have operated with a modern fleet of 4 and 6 passenger helicopters.

The only 100% locally owned and operated helicopter company licenced to land within the Westland Tai Poutini National Park.

  • Franz Josef, Fox and Tasman Glaciers.
  • Mount Cook and Mount Tasman.
  • Also available as transport for skiers, climbers, hunters, film crew and photography.

Scenic flight & movie combo Deals:

HeliServices.NZ Fox & Franz are offering a special deal on a 10-minute scenic helicopter flight over the Franz Josef or Fox Glacier including entry to “Westland Wonderland” a 35-minute feature of South West New Zealand on the giant HELIMAX screen for just $150 per person (flight/movie retail price $210pp).

Book directly by email (foxfranz@heliservices.nz) or phone: 03 752 0793

Terms and conditions:

  • Only valid for Franz Josef and Fox Glacier departures.
  • Minimum two adult fares (if there are less people Heliserivces.NZ will endeavor to join flight bookings for the same tour in order to create the minimum numbers required).
  • Depart from Franz Josef town – view the Franz Josef Glacier from above / depart from Fox Glacier town – view the Fox Glacier from above.
  • Includes free entry (value $15pp) to our very own “Westland Wonderland” spectacular 35-minute Helimax movie. See the beauty of South West New Zealand how you have never seen it before, from your seat in our 60 seat “Franz Josef Cinema” – only screens at our Franz Josef Base at the Alpine Adventure Centre.
  • Upgrade to our Franz Josef or Fox Glacier landing flight (allow 20 minutes) for $75pp


29 Main Rd, Franz Josef Glacier 7886, New Zealand
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