Seaplane Tours

From Seattle And Friday Harbor

Friday Harbor Seaplanes offers private charter and scheduled seaplane tours options from Seattle and Friday Harbor. Our Seattle seaplane tours are a great way to see the greater Seattle area and are ideal for those looking for their own private flight. Ideal for that special occasions and are family friendly. Our fleet of Dehavilland Beavers accommodate up to six passengers, all with window seats and headsets for a fully narrated tour. Looking for a tour for large groups? With our fleet, we can handle groups up to 30.

We also offer custom tours. If you have an idea of what you are looking for, give us a call and we can discuss the options to suit your needs.


$295-$350 per Adult/$250-$305 per Child<12

Enjoy a breathtaking San Juan Island tour flight from Seattle’s Lake Washington to Friday Harbor aboard one of our classic 6-passenger Dehavilland Beaver seaplanes. Experience views of the Puget Sound, the Seattle Skyline, and the San Juan Islands before the splash-down landing in Friday Harbor on a 50 minute narrated seaplane tour flight.

Pick you choose the flights that work best for you. We offer up to three daily round trips which makes it easy to make a great San Juan Island day trip for a full. Depending on the flights you book, your options are taking one of our seaplanes up and straight back for a scenic tour of the Puget Sound to and from San Juan Island and have plenty of time to do other things on your visit to Seattle. Our flight schedule offers options for up to 60 minutes on the ground in Friday Harbor or Roche Harbor or up to over 7 hours.  Simply book one of our scheduled flights for a same day round trip and enjoy a scenic seaplane flight to and from the San Juan Islands.

The seaplane dock is less than a quarter mile walk to downtown Friday Harbor. Grab lunch at the many options Friday Harbor has to offer or visit the Whale Museum or do both and more. The tour is fantastic way to truly experience the best of the Pacific Northwest being seaplanes and San Juan Island, one of Washington State’s gems.

Our San Juan Island Tour flights depart from South Lake Washington (Renton) to either Friday Harbor or Roche Harbor with two to three daily round trip flights. Book online or call to reserve.

$149 per Adult/$99 per Child <12 | Two person minimum
$549 for up to six passengers

Friday Harbor Seaplanes not only offers scheduled flights and tours from Seattle, we also offer Friday Harbor Seaplane Tours from San Juan Island. Our tours circumnavigate beautiful San Juan Island. Enjoy the thrill of flying in a seaplane with breathtaking views of the San Juan Islands. The narrated tour is 20 minutes in length and is also family friendly.

Our Friday Harbor seaplane tours departs from the Port of Friday Harbor Marina seaplane dock. You simply meet your plane and pilot as they arrive in from their scheduled flight from Seattle. The pilot will board you and give you a safety briefing on the aircraft before taxiing out for your trip around the island.

Our seaplane tours from Friday Harbor are a great way to see the San Juan Islands from the air. We offer a very affordable tour option to allow for a seaplane experience to your visit but not as part of your transportation to or from the San Juan Islands.

Our San Juan Islands tours are ideal for group sizes from just two passengers to three passengers. We also offer a private tour option for group sizes of more than four. Why not charter the aircraft and have your own private charter Friday Harbor Seaplane Tour? To have your own private charter for the Friday Harbor Seaplane Tour around the island, you pay a flat rate of $549 for up to six passengers.

$549 for up to six passengers

Take a 25 minute scenic seaplane flight around the Seattle area and the Puget Sound. Flight-seeing with Friday Harbor Seaplanes is exciting, fun and romantic. Ideal for 4 to 6 passengers! Our Seattle Seaplane Tours will give you memories for a lifetime. Enjoy the unique thrill of flying off the water in a Dehavilland Beaver!

Enjoy breathtaking panoramas of Seattle — Including the downtown Seattle area, the Lake Washington homes of Microsoft’s Bill Gates and Amazon’s Jeff Bezos, the Ballard Locks, city skylines, houseboats on Lake Union, Seattle’s Waterfront, the Space Needle, the Mariner’s T-Mobile Park, the Seahawk’s Lumen Field, and the University of Washington’s Husky Stadium. On your Seattle Seaplane Tour you will also enjoy views of the Cascades, the Olympic Mountains, and Mount Rainier towering at 14,410 feet above sea level.

Your Seattle Seaplane Tour flight time is 20 minutes not including taxi time. It is the perfect amount of time to all of Seattle’s highlights!


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