Scenic flights in Brisbane: A guide to where, when and the best deals

Feel like a VIP and take-off in style for a scenic flight you won’t soon forget.

Choosing a scenic flight over Brisbane is an absolutely stunning way to see the city from a truly unique perspective.

Take it all in as your pilot gets clearance for take-off, feel the power as your aircraft takes to the sky and then experience the best views Brisbane has to offer.


Scenic flights in Brisbane deals

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Up to 50% off experiences + extra 10% off with code

Valid on all dates, including over Christmas on activities like skydiving, quad biking, bridge climbing, canyoning, hot air ballooning, helicopter scenic flights, abseiling, scuba diving, cruises, ghost tours and more. T&Cs apply.

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Extra 15% off with code

Valid for travel until 1 January 2020 on experiences like skydiving, scenic flights, hot air ballooning, V8 experiences, rally driving, scuba diving and more. Minimum spend of $179. T&Cs apply.

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2-for-1 experiences and activities

Buy one get one free on a range of experiences across Australia. Offers change regularly, but often include sightseeing cruises, abseiling, dining, hot air ballooning, quadbiking, jet boating, scenic flights, helicopter rides, flying lessons, classic car hire, driving and rally car experiences and more. T&Cs apply.

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Popular Tourist Attractions & Experiences coupon codes

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10 Jul 2019 10% off local experiences 10F****
9 Apr 2019 Up to 50% off experiences + extra 10% off with code FIN****
2 Sep 2019 Rugby sale: Extra $5 off Japan activities and experiences with code AUR****
27 Aug 2019 Extra 15% off with code FIN****
10 Jul 2019 Extra 15% off first Groupon purchase BRA****

Where can I do scenic flights in Brisbane?

All experiences listed depart from nearby Archerfield Airport, just 15 minutes from the centre of the city.


Our top picks of scenic flights you can book now

Best for price: Brisbane City Scenic Flight, Sky Dance

Best for price: Brisbane City Scenic Flight, Sky Dance from RedBalloon

Highlights:

  • See Brisbane and beyond from 1,000ft for just $230
  • Fly through the lush valleys around Mt Coot-tha, Mt Nebo and the Samford Valley
  • An exciting way to see the area like never before and experience the wonder of flight

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Best for value: Bay Island Tour Scenic Flight, Sky Dance

Best for value: Bay Island Tour Scenic Flight, Sky Dance from RedBalloon

Highlights:

  • Scenic flight across Brisbane City and towards Moreton Bay and Stradbroke Island
  • Before you fly enjoy complimentary refreshments and a pre-flight briefing
  • The experience includes a presentation on the natural geological and spiritual history of the area so you can better enjoy your flight
  • A luxurious experience exploring the region from above for only $330

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Best for experience length: Mt Warning and Border Ranges Scenic Flight, Sky Dance

Best for experience length: Mt Warning and Border Ranges Scenic Flight, Sky Dance from RedBalloon

Highlights:

  • An incredible 75-minute scenic flight taking you up close and personal to Mt Warning
  • Fly through the Scenic Rim and Border Ranges surrounding Brisbane
  • Enjoy a full-on VIP experience with pre-flight espresso, chocolate and refreshments
  • Ride in a turbo-charged Piper Saratoga or Piper Chieftain

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Best for views: Sunset Champagne Scenic Flight

Best for views: Sunset Champagne Scenic Flight from RedBalloon

Highlights:

  • Take in the views on a sunset scenic flight over the Scenic Rim
  • Fly up past the city at 1,000ft where you can see the incredible geological features of the city’s beginnings
  • Experience the wonder of flight in luxury with a glass of bubbles
  • Get the best of both worlds with views in the light of day ending with a stunning sunset

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Scenic flights compared

ExperienceBook withPriceLocationDurationExtras/Inclusions
Brisbane City Scenic Flight RedBalloon$230Brisbane City30 minutes
  • Flight presentation and safety briefings
  • Pre-flight drinks and refreshments
Bay Island Tour Scenic Flight RedBalloon$330Brisbane City, Moreton Bay and Stradbroke Island45–60 minutes
  • Flight presentation and safety briefings
  • Pre-flight drinks and refreshments
Mt Warning and Border Ranges Scenic Flight RedBalloon$430Mt Warning and the Scenic Rim75 minutes
  • Flight presentation and safety briefings
  • Pre-flight espresso, chocolate and refreshments
Sunset Champagne Scenic FlightRedBalloon$400The Scenic Rim30 minutes
  • Flight presentation and safety briefings
  • Glass of champagne

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