Chicago Helicopter Experience Charter service delivers luxury, speed, and style. We offer private charters the area’s top destinations – including Lake Geneva, South Bend, and New Buffalo, MI. Additionally, we provide transfers from all of the local private airports to our downtown heliport. Now private flyers can forego traffic and commute downtown in 15 minutes.

Controlling all aspects of the process, we provide the ultimate hassle-free charter experience. Our experienced pilots are instrument rated and committed to getting you where you need to go 24/7.

Founded in 2011 by entrepreneur Trevor Heffernan, Chicago Helicopter Experience is a game changer for busy executives, VIPs, and families on the move. The ability to get in and out of Chicago is now at your fingertips with helicopter charter services.

For more information contact:
Isha Jordan, Director of Charter Sales
charters@chetours.com – (312) 477- 0800



Fly aboard our Airbus EC130 to the destination of your choice!  The EC130 has a large, quiet cabin space along with luxurious amenities.

EC130 Features:

  • Private cabin for up to 6 passengers
  • Cruise speed 150 mph
  • Luggage space
  • Forward facing seats to maximize the view
  • Bose noise-canceling headsets

Our FAA Part 135 certified operations are supported by an FAA Part 145 certified repair center as well as our own in-house maintenance technicians who have more than 30 years experience as licensed A&P mechanics.


We can fly you anywhere in the Great Lakes Region quickly and comfortably. Daily and hourly rates are available.

Some of our most popular destinations and flight times from our heliport include:

11 min: Chicago Executive Airport
21 min: Aurora Municipal Airport
16 min: DuPage Airport
10 min: O’Hare International Airport
18 min: Waukegan National Airport
8 min: Gary/Chicago International Airport
5 min: Chicago Midway International Airport
13 min: Schaumburg Regional Airport
30 min: Grand Geneva Resort Airport
34 min: South Bend Airport
19 min: Michigan City Municipal Airport
16 min: Chicagoland Speedway
11 min: Medinah Country Club
18 min: Northbrook Gun Club
11 min: Cog Hill Golf & Country Club
5 min: Harborside International Golf Center
6 min: Horseshoe Casino


From personal to professional demands, we are dedicated to ensuring our clients’ needs are met. Enjoy the peace-of-mind knowing every detail of the flight itinerary is being meticulously attended to.

We offer:

  • Highly committed professional staff
  • Heli-side ground transportation
  • 24/7 in-house dispatch and flight coordination
  • State-of-the-art weather and flight following systems
  • $50 million per incident in liability insurance coverage (up to $100 million available for additional charge)


For our frequent travelers, we offer a Charter Card Program to provide the best value.   Charter Cards are available in 15 and 30-hour denominations and include complimentary car service to and from the Loop.


Chicago Helicopter Experience Premier has Partnered with JetSmarter to provide a superior customer experience to help you get from Chicago to any local airport in the JetSmarter network. We will help you get to where you need to be fast, efficiently, and safely.

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