How to Book a Private Jet
If you want to know how to book a private jet, you first need to decide how you want to pay. At Paramount Business Jets, we like to think we stand out among our competitors for our safety ratings, transparency with our clients, and great range of choices in aircraft, flight options, and payment types.
Private Jet Payment Types
With whole ownership, you buy the jet outright. This is an option that is only available to a tiny minority. In fact, the average wealth of a private jet owner is $1.5 billion.
Instead of buying the entire aircraft, fractional ownership allows you to buy part of one.
Your portion means you have the right to fly the aircraft for a certain amount of hours per year. As a rough analogy, think of fractional ownership like owning a timeshare property.
Fixed-Rate Jet Cards
A pre-loaded jet card. By paying upfront, the cost will be deducted from your future flights.
Some customers like this approach when they have a set budget which they cannot exceed.
Debit Jet Card
These offer you a bit more flexibility with your flights and requests. The difference between fixed-rate jet cards and these is that debit jet cards do not have a set limit – for example, 25 hours. Instead, you can rack up flight hours as and when you need them.
On-Demand Jet Charter
Pay for your specific trip only. You don’t need to commit to full or partial ownership, nor pay any joining fees.
If you want the most cost-effective methods, you’ll want to consider a private jet card or on-demand charter. These allow you a great deal of flexibility. For example, if you choose an on-demand charter, you’ll only ever make a booking or payment when you need a specific flight. There are no membership or subscription fees. So, even if it’s a one-off private jet flight, you won’t incur any extra fees.
Unlike fractional ownership, there’s no pressure to use a certain amount of flight hours in a certain period of time. Plus, using an on-demand charter means you can handpick the type of flight you want – including a specific aircraft. And you can book your private flight on short notice.
Book Your Private Flight
Ready to book your private jet? Here are four easy steps to chartering your next private plane.
1. Contact Paramount Business Jets
Your first step is to get in touch with us. Give our aviation consultants a call to talk through your options. Or, if you prefer, you can get a private jet quote online.
Our team can help pinpoint the ideal aircraft for your specific needs. This will take into account aspects such as aircraft size, departure and landing destinations, and any special requests.
2. Compare Aircraft
We’ll give you a list of aircraft to choose from. We show you only those options that suit the trip parameters you give us. Determine the best value in the market based on safety ratings, year of make, refurbishment date, client reviews, and your own preferences.
Once you’re happy with the aircraft, we’ll reserve it for you on your chosen dates.
3. Choose Trip Details
Our Trip Support department will reach out to you to customize your experience. We understand that flying private is a special experience. From ground transportation to in-flight catering and special requests, our VIP service is personalized from door to door.
4. Enjoy Your Trip
After finalizing all these details, you’re all set. Use our simple booking service to pay for your trip in a way that’s convenient for you. We believe in transparency at Paramount Business Jets. That’s why our quotes are all-inclusive, with no hidden fees or surprises. You always know upfront what to expect with us.
Even after everything’s in place, we are still here for you. We’ll follow your trip, and we’re only ever one click away if you need us. From all of us at Paramount, enjoy your trip!