Garden State Helicopters Pricing:

Flight Time.

One hour of flight time with instructor. This figure is all inclusive and includes instructor, fuel and all other airport fees associated with your training session. Limited to our home training airports of N07, 4N1, KMMU, KMGJ, KDXR, 20N. Please Note: As of August 1, 2017 all flight time will be increased to $340 per hobbs hour and all other packages will be adjusted accordingly. 

$320 per hour measured on the aircraft hobbs meter billed in 1/10th hour increments. You may purchase flight time in the online store, or in person at Garden State Helicopters. 

Ground Instruction:

In classroom or any book instruction outside of actual helicopter flight.

$55 per hour measured and billed in 1/10th hour increments. 

Intro experience (Introductory flight)

Intro experience flight that consists of a 30 minute ground lesson and thirty minutes of flight time for a single student. This flight is for those that have never had an opportunity to fly a helicopter and would like to gauge if they want to start flight training for their private license to fly for fun, or their commercial license to fly professionally.


Block Flight Time ~ 10 Hours

Ten hours of pre-paid flight time. As you fly the time is deducted from your account saving you time with every visit. Included with your 10 hour block is 5 hours of ground instruction at no charge. As a bulk flight time client you are entitled to additional ground instruction at a discounted rate of $45 per hour. (Regularly $55 each hour). If you are someone that believes they need more ground instruction you may purchase a 10 hour block of ground instruction at the further discounted rate of $40 per hour. Note: If you are a block flight time client, please inquire about how to purchase your additional discounted ground instruction at a discounted rate, unless you would like to choose the next option, block ground instruction.


Block Ground Instruction ~ 10 Hours

Ten hours of pre-paid ground instruction. As you learn the time is deducted from your account saving you time with every visit. Ground instruction is normally billed at $55 in 1/10th hour increments. When you purchase 10 hours of ground in advance we allow for a discount to $40 per hour. Ground instruction is any time spent learning other than actual flight time.