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63 Jets Currently Based Near Hillsborough

Popular charter jet aircraft in Hillsborough are the Pilatus PC-12/47 (NG) and King Air B200 turboprops; the Citation CJ2 and Citation CJ3 light jets; the Phenom 300 and Citation XLS+ super light jets; the Challenger 300Gulfstream G200 and Learjet 60XR midsize jets; the Gulfstream G-IV and G550, Challenger 604 large and ultra long range jets.

9 Airports Near Hillsborough

The nearest airport is San Francisco International Airport (SFO) in San Francisco, less than 3 miles from Hillsborough. Other popular nearby airports include Half Moon Bay Airport (HAF), 8 miles away, Metropolitan Oakland Airport (OAK), 13 miles away, and Hayward Executive Airport (HWD), 15 miles away.

Customized Flights

Paramount Business Jets will arrange everything you need for your luxurious private jet flight into or out of Hillsborough, California. We will make sure you have access to five-star facilities, gourmet cuisine on board, luxury ground transportation, top-notch concierge services and all the other amenities needed to fully customize the flight to your needs.

Most Experienced Pilots

Safety is a top priority at Paramount Business Jets. Our expert pilots have certified flying hours that far exceed the number required by the Federal Aviation Administration. They also want to make your private jet flight as comfortable and luxurious as possible. You can sit back and relax knowing that your pilot is intimately familiar with your particular aircraft.

Hillsborough Private Jet Charter Service

Paramount Business Jets specializes in private jet charter flights to and from Hillsborough, California. With access to the finest private aircraft available for charter and to the world’s best airports, the aviation experts at Paramount Business Jets will customize your luxurious charter flight to meet your exact specifications.

We are proud of our reputation for going above and beyond what our A-list clients expect of us. You will travel safely in style, comfort and luxury on a private jet charter from Paramount Business Jets.

For more information or to reserve a private charter flight to or from Hillsborough, California, you can talk to a knowledgeable representative 24 hours a day by calling +1-877-727-2538 or you can email us at charter@paramountbusinessjets.com for a quick online quote.

How much does it cost to charter a private jet to or from Hillsborough?

Choosing the ideal aircraft for your Hillsborough private jet charter is based on your comfort level, non-stop range, total passengers, the amount of luggage, as well as, the minimum runway required. Most northern California airports can accommodate charter jets of all sizes.

Hillsborough Available Airport Options

Which Aircraft Category is Best for my Charter Flight to Hillsborough?

Choosing the ideal aircraft for your Hillsborough private jet charter is based on your comfort level, non-stop range, total passengers, the amount of luggage, as well as, the minimum runway required.

Here are the average specifications of private jets of all sizes:

Aircraft category Pax Range
(nm)
Cabin height
(ft)
Baggage capacity
(ft3)
Max flight time
(hh:mm)
VLJ 2 - 4 700 - 1400 4.2 - 4.9 15.8 - 65.3 2:45 - 3:15
Light 6 - 7 1100 - 1900 4.1 - 5 6.3 - 88.2 2:45 - 5:30
Super Light 7 - 8 1700 - 1900 4.1 - 5 50 - 85 4:00 - 5:30
Midsize 8 - 9 1300 - 3000 4.8 - 5.9 30.7 - 150 2:30 - 8:00
Super Midsize 8 - 10 2400 - 4000 5.7 - 6.3 50 - 155 5:30 - 8:00
Large 10 - 16 3600 - 6000 5.9 - 6.2 115 - 317.8 3:00 - 13:00
Ultra Long Range 12 - 16 2500 - 6700 6 - 6.4 140 - 325 10:00 - 17:00
VIP Airliner 16 - 50 3800 - 6100 6.5 - 7.3 127 - 5297 2:00 - 16:00
Helicopter 3 - 6 200 - 650 3.9 - 6 0 - 88.3 1:15 - 4:00

Private Jets and Helicopters Available for Hire Near Hillsborough

Aircraft name Aircraft category Year of manufacture Seats Baggage space
Citation Mustang VLJ 2008 -
Phenom 100 VLJ 2010 4 -
Phenom 100 VLJ 2010 4 -
Phenom 100 VLJ 2010 4 -
Citation CJ1 Light 2002 -
Citation CJ1 Light 2000 -
Citation CJ1 Light 2000 6 -
Citation CJ1+ Light 2006 -
Citation CJ2 Light 2002 -
Citation CJ2 Light 2002 -
Citation CJ2 Light 2002 -
Citation CJ3 Light 2008 -
Citation CJ3 Light 2005 -
Citation CJ3 Light 2008 -
Citation CJ3 Light 2007 -
Citation CJ3 Light 2005 -
Citation CJ4 Light 2014 -
Citation Excel Midsize 2007 8 -
Citation XLS Midsize 2006 -
Gulfstream G150 Midsize 2008 -
Hawker 1000A Midsize 1994 -
Hawker 1000A Midsize 1994 -
Hawker 800A Midsize 2000 -
Hawker 800XP Midsize 2004 -
Learjet 55 Midsize 2000 -
Learjet 60 Midsize 2001 -
Learjet 60 Midsize 2002 -
Learjet 60 Midsize 1996 -
Learjet 60XR Midsize 2011 -
Challenger 300 Super Midsize 2007 -
Challenger 350 Super Midsize 2017 -
Challenger 350 Super Midsize 2017 -
Citation Sovereign Super Midsize 2004 -
Citation X Super Midsize 2006 -
Citation X Super Midsize 2002 -
Falcon 2000 Super Midsize 1996 -
Falcon 2000 Super Midsize 1995 -
Falcon 2000 Super Midsize 2002 -
Falcon 2000 EX Easy Super Midsize 2010 10 -
Falcon 2000EX Super Midsize 2005 -
Falcon 2000EX Super Midsize 2004 -
Falcon 2000LX Super Midsize 2012 -
Gulfstream G200 Super Midsize 2004 -
Challenger 604 Large 2003 -
Challenger 604 Large 1998 12 -
Falcon 900C Large 2001 18 -
Falcon 900DX Large 2006 -
G550 Large 2004 16 -
GIII Large 2000 -
Gulfstream GIV Large 2009 14 -
Gulfstream GIV-SP Large 1996 -
Gulfstream GIV-SP Large 1999 -
Gulfstream GIV-SP Large 1999 -
Legacy 600 Large 2008 -
Citation XLS Super Light 2006 -
Citation XLS Super Light 2006 90 ft³/ 2.55 m³
Citation XLS Super Light 2009 8 -
G650 Ultra Long Range 2014 15 -
Gulfstream G550 Ultra Long Range 2011 -
Gulfstream G650 Ultra Long Range 2017 -
GV Ultra Long Range 2001 -
Phenom 300 Super Light 2011 -
Phenom 300 Super Light 2014 -

Hillsborough City Overview

Hillsborough didn’t become one of the richest towns in the United States, it was born one. 

In fact, since the Gold Rush, Hillsborough, just over 6 square miles of hilly land and winding roads in Silicon Valley’s San Mateo County, has been the place where the wealthy have built mansions and summer estates since it was founded by millionaire bankers and railroad magnates.

Through the years, it has been home to the likes of William Randolph Hearst, Bing Crosby, politicians, celebrities, sports stars and Silicon Valley execs.

Hillsborough’s Silicon Valley location on the San Francisco Peninsula, 17 miles south of San Francisco is only one of its attractions. It has an almost ideal climate with September highs around 78 degrees and December highs of about 60. In addition, the coastal mountains to its west shield it from the rain and fog common along much of the Pacific Coast in northern California. Hillsborough has 307 days of sunshine a year.

Hillsborough has no commercial zoning and no businesses in the city limits. The average price of a home, which must be at least 2,500 square feet and sit on at least a half acre, is $5.4 million.

A must see for businessmen or tourists in Hillsborough is the Flintstone House, the (in)famous orange bubble house, seen from the Doran Memorial Bridge of northbound Highway 280. Built in 1976 by spraying concrete over balloon-shaped forms, it lay in disrepair until retired media mogul Florence Fang bought it for $2.8 million in 2017 and remodeled it into a true Flintstone House, complete with a menagerie of dinosaur statues and a “Yabba Dabba Doo” sign. Residents don’t like it and the town has been in court with her over it since she bought it.

There is, however, a famous property that residents are proud of – the 65,000 square foot Gilded Age mansion, Carolands, which was built by Harriet Pullman Carolan, heiress to the Pullman railway car company.

Traveling frequently to Hillsborough?

If you fly frequently and you want have access to the finest private jets at any time, our jet card program is perfect for you. Our Jet Card allows you to fly anywhere, at any time and with any aircraft that fits your needs. Contact us for more information or read more about our Jet Card program.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Do I have to stop for customs when I fly on a private jet?

    Passengers on all international private charter flights will have to stop at customs. In certain countries, you may have to go through customs at a specific port of entry; for example, you must stop in Tahiti to perform customs checks en route to Bora Bora. You’ll also need to stop at the first port of entry when entering the U.S. from Mexico.
  • How much rest does the crew need before they can depart again?

    Crew members are required to have a 10-hour rest period within each 24-hour cycle. The maximum duty day is 14 hours and must be followed by a 10-hour rest period at their hotel. When scheduling a flight, operators usually account for 12 hours of rest instead of 10. This extra two hours allows the crew time to get to their hotel, rest for the required time, and return to the airport.
  • How long does a fuel stop for a private jet flight take?

    The average fuel stop takes 45–60 minutes. To speed up fuel stops, the operator or pilots may call ahead so a fuel truck is waiting for the aircraft on arrival. For smaller jets, a fuel stop can take as little as 30 minutes.
  • Will my private jet charter use the same airport as a commercial airline?

    Yes, when you charter a private jet you can access the same airports as a commercial airline. However, using a large mainstream airport like Los Angeles International or London Heathrow is often a bad choice for private jets, as flying to a smaller regional airport is much faster and often makes for a more luxurious experience.
  • Is the age of an aircraft a safety factor?

    Aircraft age is not a safety factor. However, if the aircraft is older and hasn’t been refurbished properly, it may cause flyers some inconvenience such as overheating, faulty air conditioning, or faulty plumbing in the lavatory.
  • How much luggage am I allowed to bring on a private jet?

    As a rule of thumb, each seat on a light or midsize jet equates to one passenger and one item of luggage. Each item of luggage is considered to be the standard 23 kilograms, or about 50 lbs. Large jets are designed for long-range trips which typically involve longer stays, so you can carry more than one item of luggage per person.
  • Are there aircraft that are wheelchair accessible?

    There are many aircraft which are wheelchair accessible. Most of them are large jets or above and have a straight aisle. If the jet has a zigzag aisle – like the Falcon 900 – it will be difficult to maneuver the wheelchair onboard the aircraft. You’ll also need the right type of wheelchair; many motorized wheelchairs won’t fit and can’t be collapsed. If this is the case, you’ll need a smaller, temporary wheelchair. Some aircraft operators have smaller wheelchairs that can be used.
  • Can I fly with large sums of cash?

    Yes, you can. This is a common occurrence for many private jet clients. You can fly with up to $5 million in cash as long as you declare that cash when coming through customs. For domestic trips, there’s no limit and no need to declare it.
  • Which private jets come with flight attendants?

    In the United States, large jets and above are required to have flight attendants onboard; in Europe, flight attendants are used on midsize jets and above. Flight attendants require their own seat. Larger jets and above have a jump seat near the cockpit for the flight attendant to use, meaning the attendant generally stays out of the cabin.
  • Which airports offer ramp access, allowing the client to drive their car right up to their private jet?

    Private jet clients can often have a limo drive them right up to the private jet, or even drive their own car to the plane. That said, different airports have different policies and some may not offer ramp access.
  • Do private jets come with Wi-Fi?

    Many private jets do have Wi-Fi, and it’s increasingly available free of charge on U.S. domestic flights. On international flights, prices range from $3.00-$8.50 USD per megabyte used. This means that opening up social media sites that are rich in images and videos could quickly cost you $20 – and downloading a feature-length movie could cost thousands!
  • When is on-demand private jet charter better than buying a block of hours?

    Private jet charter can be a lot cheaper than buying a block of hours for a one-way flight, as you can access floating fleets or an empty leg to reduce the cost. With a block of hours, the price covers a round trip. If you only fly one-way, you are effectively paying double.
  • What is a carbon-neutral flight?

    Every aircraft burns jet fuel and emits a certain amount of carbon dioxide (CO2) into the atmosphere. This can be offset via one of several carbon offset programs that allow private jet clients to purchase a certain number of carbon credits to offset the emissions from their flight. A carbon-neutral flight is one that offsets the carbon emissions it uses via a formal process.
  • Can I have a flexible departure time for my private jet flight?

    Yes, it is possible to have a flexible departure when flying privately. Operators typically offer a two-hour window, but you can request a longer window as long as it doesn’t interfere with the maximum crew duty day or their next scheduled flight.
  • When should I hire a Boeing Business Jet?

    Boeing Business Jets (BBJs) have unique amenities that extend far beyond sheer size and are often equipped with 1-2 bedrooms and 2-3 bathrooms (one more of those bathrooms may even offer stand-up showers.) These airliner-based executive aircraft also feature tall or ‘stand-up’ cabins that are also longer and wider than more typical corporate aircraft.
  • How soon can I have a private jet ready from the time I call in the request?

    If you’re using a fractional model or fixed-rate hourly jet cards, you’ll need to provide 10-12 hours’ notice for a private jet request. But at Paramount Business Jets, we pride ourselves on achieving a 4-hour turnaround for on-demand charter and ad hoc clients.
  • Can I access my luggage while in flight?

    On most private jets, you will be able to access your luggage during the flight. That’s because luggage and passengers are situated on the same level. This is in contrast to commercial airlines, where checked luggage is stored in a cargo hold. On large private jets, luggage is often stored in a compartment behind the lavatory, which means easy access to your bags.
  • When are private jet charter landing and takeoff slots applicable?

    A landing or take off slot is simply a small window of time in which your aircraft is scheduled to fly in or out of the airport. You will need a landing and takeoff slot if you fly to a high-density airport in the United States, or one that is hosting a special event with a significant number of aircraft arriving and departing. If you’re flying internationally, you will need a landing and takeoff slot for all major cities in Europe.
  • What kind of inflight catering is available on a private jet?

    Other than the standard snacks and drinks, you can order local cuisine options for your catering on board. In short, anything that doesn’t need to be cooked can be ordered; hot food must be precooked then warmed on board.
  • Can I bring pets with me on private jet flights?

    Of course! Just let us know in advance. the majority of the operators and aircraft owners allow pets onboard. In some cases a small cleaning fee may apply. That said, there are specific requirements that must be met when traveling with your pet, including making sure that all documentation and vaccination records for your pet(s) are correct and up to date. Dogs and cats must also be at least eight weeks old and weaned when traveling within the U.S.