Flight Times Out Of London via Helicopter

A common query about helicopter travel is, ‘how long does it take?’ This is especially true if people are looking to fly out of London by Helicopter to other locations in the UK.

The length of your helicopter journey will vary depending on a number of factors, including the model of the helicopter you select to fly in, its top speed, your intended destination and where you will be flying from.

To give you a rough idea about flight times from London by helicopter a list has been compiled below based on many years of helicopter flight experience:

Flight times out of London

For an instant cost estimate, use the ‘Quote Generator’ below and then send it to our friendly Operations Team who will ensure you get the best price possible, or call them on 0125 663 5000.

Quote Generator
or call +44(0)125 663 5000

Request An Estimate

This form provides an instant estimate. For an accurate quote click 'Get Final Quote' and our friendly Operations Team will respond within 2 hours (during office hours). Your contact details are saved only when you request a final quote.

Departs from:*

Arrives in:*


Departure Date:*
Departure Time:*
Return Date:*
Return Time:*
No. of Passengers:*
Calculate Estimate
Thank you for requesting a quotation from Atlas Helicopters Ltd. A member of the Operations Team will be back to you shortly with an accurate quotation.

For Locations in the UK

All cities in the London region, as well as most in the South East and a few in the East of England (including Reading, Oxford, Brighton, Southampton and Portsmouth), can be reached within half an hour’s flight from London. The Isle of Wight is only 30 minutes from London.

For cities in the West and East Midlands, Wales, South West and East of England (including Bristol, Bournemouth, Cardiff, Birmingham and Norwich), a helicopter flight will take under an hour.

Manchester, Liverpool, Leeds, Plymouth and other locations in the South West, North West and Yorkshire area take between an hour and 90 minutes from London, whilst reaching the edges of Scotland or Ireland will take you around 2 hours flying time.

For Locations In Europe

Selecting the appropriate model of helicopters means you will be able to fly out of London to some areas of Europe.

Flying from London to Calais will take you about 45 minutes, whilst a flight to Brussels or Le Harve will take you around an hour. To get to Rotterdam or Paris from London, a helicopter flight will take you about 90 minutes. You can also reach Jersey or Guernsey from London by helicopter in just over an hour.

If you would like more detailed information about any of these flight times or any not listed please take a look at the Atlas Helicopter interactive diagram or phone now on 01256 635000 for a no obligation quotation.

Quote Generator
or call +44(0)125 663 5000

Leave Everything to the Operations Team

Leave Everything to the Operations Team

You can be picked up from a departure point of your choice with flights available from anywhere in the UK. With complimentary English sparkling wine from the award-winning Hambledon vineyard, you’ll arrive relaxed and ready to enjoy a great day out.

With over 18 years of experience, our Operations Team is friendly, professional and discreet. They will arrange all of your flight plans, hospitality and chauffeured transfers. Your itinerary is always flexible and can be adapted to any last minute changes. It is not a problem if you need to stay longer or leave earlier.

Due to customer demand, all our aircraft are twin engine. These helicopters are safer, can fly at night, longer distances and at a quicker speed – they knock 20 minutes off a flight from Manchester to London. They’ve become very popular with the people who fly with Atlas Helicopters and we’re sure you will notice the difference.

Quote Generator
or call +44(0)125 663 5000

Add a comment to this article

* denotes a mandatory field.