Your Go New York pass includes

  • 25-minute flight around Manhattan
  • See Times Square, the Statue of Liberty, and New York's skyscrapers
  • Commentary from your pilot

You can't beat views of the New York City skyline from above, and there's no better way to do it than on a helicopter tour. This once-in-a-lifetime experience comprises of a 25-minute flight across the city to see the skyscrapers spectacularly lit up against the night sky.

Hours of Operation

Friday and Saturday, departures from 7:00 pm-10:00 pm;
Sunday, departures from 1:00 pm-10:00 pm.

Know before you go

Reservations are required.

Reservation Instructions: Please call 1 (888) WE-FLY-NY or 1 (212) 355-0801 at least 24 hours in advance (48 hours is recommended) of your flight. Tell the agent you have a Build Your Own Pass and provide your pass number if requested. The reservation line is open daily, 8:00 am-6:00 pm.

Please Note: 

  • Children 2 years and older require their own seat and require an adult pass.
  • There is an additional passenger facility and fuel fee of $15.00 for the heliport. This fee must be paid by the passenger at the heliport. All major credit cards are accepted.

Getting to Linden Airport in NJ: Linden Airport is easily accessible via NJ Transit's public transportation from Penn Station in midtown Manhattan. Helicopter Flight Services has even arranged the flight departures around NJ Transit's schedule! ( A round-trip train ticket is currently $17 USD, but this is subject to change.)


City lights Helicopter

Getting there

The City Lights Experience Helicopter Tour

US, NJ, New York, 07036, Linden Municipal Airport 55 Wildcat Way Linden,


Linden Municipal Airport 55 Wildcat Way Linden,
New York, NJ 07036
United States