Flying Experiences

Boeing 737 Flight Simulator

Washington DC

From: $235.00 5 Options Available
Based on 30 Minutes: Go-Around Flight for up to 3 Participants
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Bethesda, MD

Experience the thrill of flying when you take the controls in this 737 Flight Simulator in Washington DC!

  • Certified flight instructors teach you the basics of flying in the fully enclosed simulator
  • With 6DOF motion system and realistic flight controls, you'll get an amazingly realistic feeling of flying
  • Choose from different flight options, ranging in length from an introductory flight to an ultra long haul
  • Unlike any video game, you'll feel what it's really like to fly on this 737 Flight Simulator in Washington, DC!
When Do I Choose A Date?
Either yourself or the lucky recipient can make a booking and select dates once you are in receipt of the voucher. You'll register the voucher, follow the booking instructions and your experience with us begins!

Monday through Thursday - 12:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Friday & Saturday - 11:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Sunday - 1:00 PM to 7:00 PM


Essential Information
  • Participants must be at least 8 years old
  • Participants ages 8-12 years old have to be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian
  • Total weight of all participants during operation cannot exceed 600 pounds
  • No experience necessary
  • Two spectators are allowed in the cockpit with participant and instructor
  • Coffee/tea/water is provided while you wait
  • Also included are a pilot's uniform and video instruction.
30, 60, 90, 120 or 180 minutes, depending on the option selected.
Experience Provider Info
Complete information for your Experience Provider, including contact information, will be included on your booking confirmation email once you or your gift recipient have scheduled the experience. Our Product Management team handpicks top-rated experience providers, removing the guesswork for you and ensuring your peace of mind.
Maximum Participants
This experience is available for up to 3 participants in the simulator at one time.
This experience allows 2 spectators to sit in the cockpit with the participant and instructor, for a total of 4 people.
Weather Dependent
This experience is not dependent on the weather.
What To Wear
Wear comfortable clothes that allow you to climb in and out of the simulator.
What is the simulator like?

The simulator cockpit is a replica of the original Boeing 737 cockpit, realistically displaying its interior layout and all the equipment. The state-of-the-art video system creates an amazingly realistic flight experience.

Do I need any experience?

No experience necessary! A flight instructor will assist you during the 737 Flight Simulator experience. 

Is the simulator wheelchair accessible?

Unfortunately, the simulator is not wheelchair accessible.

Is there a minimum age for this experience?

Yes, participants must be at least 8 years old. Participants ages 8-12 years old have to be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian

Can I fly by myself?

Yes, you can fly with 1-3 participants. The prices are the same no matter the number of your crew. Fly along or fly with up to two of your friends. While flying, you will be joined by an experienced pilot instructor who will provide support and guide you through your journey. 

Is there a height requirement for this experience?

There is no specified height requirement for this experience. However, individuals between 6'6" and 6'8" may encounter challenges in entering and exiting the plane and managing flight tasks due to considerations related to both height and weight. 

*This flight is under the discretion of the pilot and you may not be eligible to fly based on certain height and weight factors.

Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be returned hassle-free within 14 days. All refunds will be made to the original purchaser.
Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be exchanged for anything else in our marketplace at any time.  If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs more, you'll simply have to pay the difference. If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs less, you'll have a credit towards your next booking with Virgin Experience Gifts.

Cancellation Policy

Once you have scheduled a date and received a confirmation, you may cancel or reschedule up to 72 hours prior to the booked day. You may only reschedule your experience one time, directly with the experience provider. Within 72 hours, all bookings for this experience are final and no refunds or exchanges will be given. 


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