About

Flying to St Mary’s and Tresco, Penzance Helicopters is the fastest – and most unique – journey to an island paradise.

The helicopter flies throughout the year from Penzance Heliport, just off the A30 at Penzance and just a mile from the railway station by electric shuttle. You’ll enjoy the fastest flight to the islands, at just 15 minutes, and a leading 20kg luggage allowance.

Your dog can even join the adventure, travelling onboard with you for a holiday filled with dog-friendly adventures.

From the thrill of lifting off to the aerial views of the Cornish coastline and the breathtaking approach into England’s enchanting archipelago, Penzance Helicopters offers a journey that’s as unique as the destination.

After boarding your aircraft and a few words from your Captain, you’ll climb out over St Michael’s Mount and the golden beaches of the West Cornwall peninsula.

Watch as your pilot sets course for the islands, and before you know it, you’ll be soaring past the scattered Eastern Isles and St Martin’s iconic Daymark. As you approach St Mary’s or Tresco, you’ll know you’re arriving on the islands in style.

On the return flight, you’ll take a different view, gaining a unique perspective on the craggy Cornish coastline with its iconic Minack theatre, lighthouses and fishing coves.

You’ll fly aboard the twin-engine Sikorsky S76 helicopter, renowned for its resilience, reliability and performance in roles as diverse as VIP transport, search and rescue, ambulance and commercial services. 

Its large cabin windows offer unobstructed views of the picturesque Isles of Scilly, while the aircraft offers a smooth and comfortable journey.

Whether visiting the islands on a Day Trip or staying a little longer, with Penzance Helicopters, you can enjoy a journey as unique as the destination.

 

Book Tickets

Book Tickets Online

Facilities

Establishment Features

  • Dog Friendly

Parking & Transport

  • Day Trips

Follow Us

Follow Us

Directions

Jelbert Way, Eastern Green, PENZANCE, Cornwall, TR18 3DP

Add Penzance Helicopters to your Itinerary

Contact this Business

View Map

  1. Visit one of the smallest and most south-westerly vineyards in the UK here on the…

    35.51 miles away
  2. Scilly's postal flower service. Sending gift boxes of scented island flowers by 1st class…

    35.76 miles away
  3. The most south-westerly observatory in the UK. The facility provides two observation…

    35.95 miles away
  1. We make jewellery that is worn across Scilly, the UK and beyond.

    36.42 miles away
  2. Situated in the tranquil and beautiful Holy Vale on the Nature Trail at the heart of St.…

    36.99 miles away
  3. At Scilly Spirit Distillery we offer tours around our distillery. You'll see our two 500…

    37.58 miles away
  4. The sub-tropical Abbey Garden is a glorious exception; a perennial Kew without the glass,…

    38.08 miles away
  5. The unique Valhalla collection is situated within Tresco Abbey Garden and contains some…

    38.12 miles away
  6. Situated at the front of the Town Hall on St. Mary's, pop in to browse the shop and enjoy…

    38.2 miles away
  7. Based in the centre of Hugh Town on St Mary’s, Tamarisk Gallery stocks a wide range of…

    38.23 miles away
  8. Alex is an illustrator, painter, and avid beach comber, based in her studio on the West…

    38.8 miles away
Previous Next

Supported by