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Helijet International


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15 Oct 2017
“Reliable and unique way to go from Vancouver to Victoria”
10 Dec 2014
“Great Flight !”
Established in 1986Helijet has been a proud and active participant in British Columbia's growth for the past two and a half decades.In 1986, with a carefully conceived vision, a single helicopter, and a handful of enthusiastic employees, Helijet...more
5911 Airport Rd S | Vancouver International Airport, Richmond, British Columbia V7B 1B5, Canada
+1 604-273-4688
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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

While I love flying on seaplanes, Helijet is the more reliable way to travel from Vancouver harbour to Victoria harbour due to its modern navigation/weather radar equipment. It can still fly if fog becomes an issue or if the weather changes quickly. The helicopter interiors...More

Thank Brad S
Reviewed 10 December 2014

This was the first time we have flown on Helijet and we loved it. We usually fly on Harbour Air and they are very good as well. This time we thought we would try Helijet. It is such a different way to go. The staff...More

Thank flight96
Reviewed 15 September 2014

Staff was very friendly and accommodating. Flight crew was pleasant and made for an enjoyable flight. Very scenic.

1  Thank Matthew W
Reviewed 30 July 2014

We took the seaplane out to Victoria and chose to take the helicopter ride back. Better views from the helicopter and a very smooth ride in a 12 seater aircraft. The receptionist in Victoria was a little fierce but otherwise a very enjoyable experience.More

2  Thank Mike G
Helijet, Director of Marketing at Helijet International, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2014

Thank you for taking the time to submit your review. We are glad you got to experience both air options on your recent trip to Vancouver & Victoria. I've send your comment to our Passenger Service department to remind the staff that 'fierce' is not...More

Reviewed 10 June 2014

This was my second trip on Helijet, the first being about 10 years ago in the opposite direction. I really can't fault the service. There are free refreshments (tea, coffee, muffins, fruit etc.) and bathroom facilities at the terminals. The flight is fast and the...More

2  Thank Matt S
Helijet, Director of Marketing at Helijet International, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2014

Thank you for your kind words about our service, we're very happy to have you aboard after such a long time. We hope you don't wait as long for your next trip!

Reviewed 23 August 2013

Our family took the HeliJet from Vancouver to Victoria to visit a friend for lunch. Great customer service, especially considering we were traveling with two small kids under the age of 3. The interior of the helicopter was a little worn down, however, the views...More

2  Thank JWHammer
Helijet, Director of Marketing at Helijet International, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2013

Thank you for flying with us and for your valuable comments. We aim to keep our Customer Service to the highest standards so it's nice to hear it's working. We appreciate the notice on the interior, I will advise our maintenance department. We are constantly...More

Reviewed 9 August 2013

For those looking into travel to/from Vancouver/Victoria skip the ferry and take Helijet. The staff are wonderful, the aircraft is comfortable, you are across the pond in less than 30 minutes, and the view/trip is spectacular. On top of that I booked a great rate...More

2  Thank SJT_Fish
Helijet, Director of Marketing at Helijet International, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2013

Thank you for the kind words. Glad you enjoyed your flight, and #RotorsDailyDeal. We hope to welcome you aboard again soon.

Reviewed 16 November 2012

On our trip to BC we decided to spring for the Helijet transfer to Victoria. Not only did this save us a lot of time, but it ended up feeling like a tour and a transfer rolled into one. The views are spectacular! The staff...More

1  Thank Melissa P
Reviewed 16 November 2012

Our family of 4 took the helijet from Victoria to Vancouver this past July. We were on a bit of a time crunch and we didnt want to spend half the day taking a taxi to, and taking the ferry from Victoria to Vancouver. I...More

Thank janetmg4
Reviewed 17 August 2012

As a going away present my husband surprised me and my two best friends with this tour. It was spectacular--indeed! We left from the heliport adjacent to the Seabus terminal, zoomed over the North Shore mountains, around to Howe Sound, then back over downtown via...More

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