Auckland Airport Waiheke Transfers

Auckland Airport Waiheke Transfers
larger imageMove mouse over the image to magnify
Fly direct to or from restaurants, accommodation, activities on the idyllic island of Waiheke. You can be off the plane and relaxing on Waiheke Island in only 12 minutes!
NZ $2,100.00
You can fly between Auckland Airport and Waiheke Island direct to popular vineyards, many different accommodation locations or Waiheke Airfield.

Zoom past the ferries and experience what makes Waiheke so special.

Approx flight time: 12 minutes

Helicopter Options: 

Eurocopter AS350 B3 Squirrel
  • Up to 5 passengers
  • Luggage pod available for larger bags

Eurocopter EC130

  • Up to 6 passengers with hand luggage only
  • Up to 4 passengers with 2-4 medium sized bags and 2-4 carry on bags
Please contact us to check availability of your preferred helicopter type for your flight(s).


Please note that some restaurants and accommodation locations on Waiheke have a limited number of allowable landings. Please let us know where on Waiheke you want to go and we will arrange a landing slot. Some locations may have an additional charge. Waiheke Airfield is available for landings every day.

Limited to daylight hours only. If you are unsure  if your planned transfer time is during daylight hours then please enquire. 

Please let us know how many bags and their weight when booking.

The Auckland Airport Heliport is located beside the International terminal. Walking time to the domestic terminal is 10-15 minutes. Taxis or a free bus service are available.


Departure location

This Helicopter Me Experience departs from or arrives at  Auckland Airport Helipad beside the international terminal, and from Reeves Airfield on Waiheke Island. Landings at restaurants, accommodation and activity locations are subject to availability and may or may not require an additional charge.  Please let us know where you would like a drop off or pickup from on Waiheke and we can make the arrangements.    

Passenger weight

Unlike large airliner aircraft individual passenger weight is critical for a helicopter. The average passenger weight for a full flight must generally be 80kg or less. Passengers over 100kg may be required to pay for an additional comfort seat. Please let us know the passenger weights when making a booking. Don’t hesitate to contact us if you are unsure about weight restrictions.


Luggage total allowance is dependent on the number of passengers and the helicopter used. Heavier passengers may be further limited on luggage weight. If you have extra or heavier luggage then we can arrange road transport for for this luggage. An extra cost may be charged for extra luggage transport.

Daylight hours

Airport transfers are only available during daylight hours. Please contact us if you are unsure if your planned transfer time is during daylight hours.

Cancellation and refunds

The Passenger acknowledges that Helicopter Me may need to cancel or reschedule flights or services due to landing restrictions, unsuitable weather conditions, technical problems, operational reasons, or any event beyond the Carrier’s reasonable control. Helicopter Me will not be liable for any consequential losses or additional costs incurred as a result of cancellation. Some Supplier’s products and services are non-refundable. Cancellation fee of 50% applies if cancelled prior to 1 day of flight departure. Cancellation fee of 100% applies if cancelled on the day of flight departure. Tickets are refundable in the event that Helicopter Me cancels the service.


Fares are in NZ$ and include 15% GST. Rates are subject to change including, but not limited to, increases in or establishment of surcharges (such as fuel surcharges), taxes, government imposed fees, seasonal changes. A fuel surcharge may apply at time of flight. Any request to increase flight time will incur additional charges. 

You might also be interested in ...


Helicopter Me is a leading travel company in Auckland, New Zealand. We have outstanding relationships with the most exciting tourism venues. Helicopter Me is the fully owned and operated tourism brand of Eagleflight Technics Limited, one of New Zealand’s largest and most respected helicopter companies, established in 1983, with bases at Mechanics Bay Heliport in Auckland City and North Shore Airfield. 

09 303 4354

Helicopter Me Location:

1 Solent Street, Judges Bay
Auckland City 1010