How Much Does It Cost to Charter A Private Jet?

How Much Does It Cost to Charter A Private Jet?

Le Bas International has been assisting our clients with aircraft charter solutions for over 28 years. While individuals and organizations that rely on private aviation represent many different professions and locations, they all have one thing in common: the need for fast, flexible, safe, secure and cost-effective access to destinations across the country and around the world. In many instances, private aviation is the appropriate transportation solution, opening the door to global commerce for small-community and rural populations by linking them directly to population centers and manufacturing facilities. A majority of our inquiries are individuals and organizations who are looking for air transportation solutions and thus one of the number one questions is how much does it cost to charter a private jet? By contacting Le Bas International our aviation professionals can assist you 24/7 by providing you an estimate or formal air charter quote on how much does it cost to charter a private jet by providing some preliminary information that includes:

  • What is your departure point and destination(s)? The distance between these two locations helps define the size of aircraft you will need. The longer the distance the larger the size of aircraft you will need, unless you are willing to stop for refueling.
  • The number of people and the amount of baggage you will be traveling with. Very simply, more people and/or more baggage will require a larger, more expensive aircraft.
  • Other items that can affect the price are the departure time and date since prices increase during periods of peak demand. Your return plans are another key pricing element, so if the plane just takes you one way and has to fly back empty you may end up covering the cost of that empty flight.
Example Pricing On How Much Does It Cost To Charter A Private Jet?

The following provides some example pricing on common routes flown by Le Bas International clients with estimated flight times:

  • Miami (MIA) to Los Angeles (VNY) flight time 5.2 hours,  light jet $25k, mid jet $28k and heavy jet $33k
  • New York (TEB) to London (EGLF) flight time 6.5 hours, heavy jet $60-85K
  • Chicago (MDW) to New York (TEB) flight time 2.0 , light jet $10k, mid jet$ 12k, heavy jet $18k
  • St. Maartin (TNCM) to Miami (KOPF) flight time 3.0 hours, light jet $15k, mid jet, $18k heavy $23-25k
  • Chicago (MDW) to Los Angeles (VNY) flight time 4.0 hours, light jet $16k, mid jet $21k, heavy jet $30-32k
  • San Francisco (SFO) to Honolulu (PHNL), flight time 5.5 hours, heavy jet $60-65k
Benefits of Chartering a Private Jet

The benefits of private aviation are clear:

  • Aircraft charter allows for efficient, flexible, safe, secure and cost-effective access to destinations across the country and around the world. Because employees can meet, plan and work with each other aboard business aircraft, productivity en route is greatly enhanced.
  • In many instances, aircraft charter is the best or only transportation option available, opening the door to global commerce for small-community and rural populations by linking them directly to population centers and manufacturing facilities.
  • Aircraft charter allows clients to make a trip involving stops at several locations, then return to headquarters the same day. Hundreds or thousands of dollars can be saved on hotel rooms, rental cars, meals and other expenses that would be needed to make the same trip over several days via auto, train or airline transport.
Air Charter Quotes

Contact Le Bas International 24/7 for a free non-obligation quote. Our aviation professionals will walk you through the aircraft charter process and will provide the best aircraft options based on your itinerary, amount of passengers and luggage, and budgetary needs. From short trips that can be completed in a turbo-prop to large group charters that require airline sized aircraft, our 28 years of experience will provide all the answers you need for your inquiry on how much it costs to charter a private jet. Contact us today at +1.805.593.0510 or click this link for an online quote request and one our staff members will contact you directly.

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