Top 10 US National Parks by Private Jet
The United States has 59 national parks, featuring beaches, deserts, rain forests, swamps, glaciers, volcanoes and hot springs. Sometimes the best way to reach these beautiful natural wonders is to charter a private jet, which can get you closer to the parks.
We explore our top 10 national parks, along with private jet charter pricing to get you there.
Grand Teton National Park
Situated in the state of Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park includes the Teton mountain range and Jackson Hole valley town. It is a popular destination for hiking, fishing and spectacular peak views.
The best airport to reach Grand Teton by private jet would be Jackson Hole Airport.
Chicago - Jackson Hole
Aircraft: Citation CJ2
Flight Time: 4 hrs 15 min
Estimate Price: $18,150 (one way)
Great Smoky Mountains
The Great Smoky Mountains span both North Carolina and Tennessee. The mountain range includes lush forests, rivers, waterfalls and famous hiking routes.
The best airport to reach the Great Smoky Mountains by private jet would be Knoxville McGhee Tyson Airport, located in Knoxville, Tennessee.
New York City - Knoxville
Aircraft: Learjet 35A
Flight Time: 1 hr 40 min
Estimate Price: $11,400 (one way)
The Grand Canyon
The Grand Canyon is located in Arizona, and spans over 277 river miles, 18 miles wide and 1 mile deep. Its hiking and white-water rafting make it a popular activity-center, while the breath-taking views make it a popular photography hotspot.
The best airport to reach the Grand Canyon by private jet would be Grand Canyon National Park Airport, located near the South Rim of the park. Page Municipal Airport is another good option to reach the Grand Canyon, Arches National Park, Lake Powell, Bryce Canyon and Zion National Park.
San Francisco - Grand Canyon
Aircraft: Phenom 300
Flight Time: 1 hr 40 min
Estimate Price: $11,820 (one way)
Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park
Hawaii Volcanoes National Park is on the Big Island. It includes the Kilauea and Mauna Loa volcanoes, which are active. The entire park spans over 500 miles.
The best airport to reach the Hawaii Volcanoes National Park by private jet would be Hawaii Island Hilo International Airport, located on the east side of the island, closest to the Hawaii Volcanoes National Park.
Los Angeles - Big Island Hawaii
Aircraft: Gulfstream GIV
Flight Time: 5 hrs 20 min
Estimate Price: $64,800 (one way)
Yellowstone National Park
Yellowstone National Park spreads across Wyoming, Montana and Idaho. It features dramatic canyons, lush forests, rivers and hot springs - including the famous "Old Faithful" geyser.
The best airport to reach Yellowstone National Park by private jet would be Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport, which is the only airport that serves the 2 park entrances.
Atlanta - Bozeman
Aircraft: Hawker 800
Flight Time: 4 hrs
Estimate Price: $23,760 (one way)
Sequoia National Park
Sequoia National Park is nestled among California's southern Sierra Nevada mountains. The park is known for its huge sequoia trees and striking rock formations.
The best airport to reach the Sequoia National Park by private jet would be Visalia Municipal Airport, located west of the park.
Los Angeles - Visalia
Aircraft: Beechjet 400
Flight Time: 45 min
Estimate Price: $4,500 (one way)
Rocky Mountain National Park
The Rockies span northern Colorado and encompass forests, rivers and of course, the signature mountain peaks. It is famous for hiking trails in the summer and skiing routes in the winter.
The best airport to reach the Rocky Mountain National Park by private jet would be Denver Rocky Mountain Municipal Airport, located east of the park, near Denver.
Dallas - Denver
Aircraft: Citation III
Flight Time: 1 hr 45 min
Estimate Price: $15,720 (one way)
Yosemite National Park
Located inside California's Sierra Nevada mountains, Yosemite National Park is home to glaciers, waterfalls, forests and more.
The best airport to reach Yosemite National Park by private jet would be Fresno Yosemite International Airport, located just west of the park.
Houston - Yosemite
Aircraft: Challenger 300
Flight Time: 3 hrs
Estimate Price: $36,000 (one way)
Mount Rainier National Park
Situated just southeast of Seattle, Washington, Mount Rainier National Park includes the glacier-capped Mount Rainier peak as well as 6 major rivers, meadows and forests.
The best airport to reach Mount Rainier National Park by private jet would be Seattle Boeing Field, located in Seattle.
Boston - Seattle
Aircraft: Falcon 2000
Flight Time: 5 hrs 40 min
Estimate Price: $65,000 (one way)
Zion National Park
Zion National Park is located in southwest Utah. Distinguished by the steep red cliffs, it is also home to forest trails, rivers and hiking routes.
The best airport to reach Zion National Park by private jet would be Cedar City Regional Airport, located just north of the park.
Salt Lake City - Cedar City
Aircraft: Pilatus PC-12
Flight Time: 1 hr 5 min
Estimate Price: $5,200 (one way)
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