Fiordland National Park’s immense size is hard to grasp unless you take to the skies and see it from above. A scenic flight by light plane or helicopter into Milford Sound reveals staggering views of the Southern Alps and its many hidden glaciers, alpine lakes, waterfalls and beech forests.
Flights to Milford Sound depart from Queenstown and Glenorchy and land at Milford Sound Airport. From the airport, it’s an easy 20-minute walk to the Milford Cruise Terminal. If you’re ready to take the journey of a lifetime, here are some incredible options for flying to Milford Sound.
Take to the skies for the trip of a lifetime on a scenic heli to Milford Sound with Glacier Southern Lakes Helicopters. Soar over secluded alpine lakes, dramatic waterfalls and snow covered peaks before landing in Milford for the original Milford Sound Nature Cruise. Your flight home will take you via a spectacular alpine landing.