Estimated Flight Training Costs

There are many factors in trying to estimate the total cost of obtaining a Pilot’s License. The following is basic
information with the cost of each license meeting both minimum requirements and national averages. There are no
hidden fees beyond what is listed, however total flight time and CFI time will vary from student to student. Feel free
to contact us in person with any additional questions. Good Luck in Your Flying Endeavors

Note: There is a +10% Fuel & Tax Surcharge fee for all rentals

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Flight and Ground Instruction Rate

$5400hourly

Private Pilot Estimated Flight Training Costs

Private Pilot (Minimum)

$6529total
  • Flight Time (Minimum) 40 hours $3960
  • CFI Time (Minimum) 25 hours $1200
  • King Schools Package $519
  • Written Exam $150
  • FAA Medical (Class 3) $100
  • Practical Exam Examiners Fee $600

Private Pilot (Average)

$8494total
  • Flight Time (Average) 55 hours $5445
  • CFI Time (Average) 35 hours $1680
  • Kings School Package $519
  • Written Exam $150
  • FAA Medical (Class 3) $100
  • Practical Exam Examiners Fee $600

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Aircraft Rental Rates

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Cessna 172

$136/128hr

retail/block time

$116/109hr Spaceport Flying Club (SFC)/SFC block time
  • IFR
  • Auto Pilot
  • Garmin 530W/430
  • 160hp
  • 4 Seats

Cessna 150 and 150 AEROBAT

$99/95hr

retail/block time

$89/85hr

Spaceport Flying Club (SFC)/SFC block time

Beechcraft Bonanza E-35

$169/165hr

retail/block time

$159/154hr

Spaceport Flying Club (SFC)/SFC block time

  • IFR
  • 4 Seats
  • High Perf

Piper PA-23 APACHE

$249/245hr

retail/block time

$235/229hr

Spaceport Flying Club (SFC)/SFC block time

  • TWIN
  • 4 Seats
  • IFR
  • ADSB