Ring in 2018 Twice in One Night With a Private Jet Flight From Sydney to Honolulu
Here's your chance to ring in 2018 twice in one night — all courtesy of a private jet. Charter company PrivateFly is offering the chance to book a one-way flight from Sydney (SYD) to Honolulu (HNL) on board a Gulfstream G650ER long range private jet. But in order to celebrate New Year's Eve twice — once in Sydney and again in Honolulu — be prepared to pay a small fortune for the trip.
Because Honolulu is 21 hours behind Sydney, PrivateFly has scheduled the flight to depart just in time to be able to fully celebrate the new year in both destinations. You'll depart from Sydney at 2:00am local time on January 1, and arrive in Honolulu on December 31 at 3:40pm. You can charter the entire 13-seat plane for $290,000 for the nearly 10-hour flight, or make your friends pay their own way for a price tag of $22,300 per person.
Once on board, you can expect to find all the necessities for a proper New Year's Eve bash, including fine wines, an entertainment system, catering, Champagne and service from a private flight attendant. Or, if you feel the need to get a little rest after the excitement of New Year's Eve Sydney, and then freshen up before the thrill of New Year's Eve Honolulu, the G650ER is equipped with a double bed and shower with digital controls.
The company offered a similar flight to ring in 2017 — however, its final destination was Los Angeles instead of Honolulu. With this year's itinerary, you'll get more time in Hawaii before the clock strikes midnight since you arrive at 3:40pm. So if you've got a few extra hundred thousand dollars burning a hole in your pocket and you're interested in testing out what this once-in-a-lifetime celebration is like, call PrivateFly at +44 (0)20 7100 6960.