Marlborough Sounds scenic flights and charters Picton

Welcome! Your Marlborough Sounds, Abel Tasman Adventure starts here.

Experience the thrill of floatplane flying and enjoy all of the wonder and beauty that the Marlborough Sounds region has to offer.


Due to unforeseen circumstances our services will be unavailable until October 2017

Scenic Flights

Choose a 10-minute, 20-minute, 40-minute or 60-minute Marlborough scenic seaplane flight. Or, create your own scenic adventure. Experience D'Urville Island/French Pass tours from above. Add a landing with lunch from our great seafood and wine region for an unforgettable experience. Satisfaction guaranteed!!

Charter and Accommodation transfers

Picton Float Plane specialises in seaplane flights throughout the Marlborough Sounds, Wellington, and Abel Tasman.

Flights are flown to suit your schedule, safely, fast and reliably.

Whether you need Marlborough Sounds transportation to a luxury Lodge, or taking a short holiday to go fishing, sightseeing or just getting to your holiday home, Picton Float Plane provides you with professional and personalised service.

Choose our fast and efficient door to door service for your next holiday to save you precious holiday time. Our knowledge of the area is extensive so if you need accommodation, meals, activities, we have the answers, just ask!

Picton and Wellington Floatplane bases

The Picton departure point for your Picton Floatplane flight is convenient, next to the Interisland Ferry Terminal. For Wellington float plane departures, the base is just off State Highway 1, on Titahi Bay Road, Porirua.

You are in safe hands. Our pilot has 4500 hours of float plane experience - and Picton Float Plane is NZCAA approved company.