The era of purchasing expensive sports cars to show off your abundant fortune is long gone. Now, it’s all about purchasing classic luxury yachts and jets that the common man can only wish for. So, let’s take a look at the jets and yachts of some of the wisest celebrities who know how to make ample money out of their time!
Of course, you would expect John Travolta to own an airplane. After all, he has a pilot’s license to his name and is passionate about aviation. He possessed four airplanes, which amount to a total of about $50 million. However, he gave this one away as charity to the Historical Aircraft Restoration Society.
This U2 singer owns a lush ship named Kingdom Come with a master bedroom, a jacuzzi, and gold-plated furniture.
Another celebrity with a pilot’s license and eight air crafts to his name, Harrison Ford owns the grand Cessna 680, Sovereign. He has a passion for flying, but unfortunately, he has been in several accidents while pursuing the passion of this Star Wars celebrity.
This famous My Heart Will Go On singer owns a $42 million private jet with a luxurious kitchen. However, maintenance of this jet costs her about $3 million annually.
Whether or not she owns a private jet is still up for debate, but Selena Gomez recently shared a photo on her social media featuring a private jet, the Bombardier Challenger 300. Let’s see where this goes!
This actor owns the most spacious business jet with a kitchen, a master room, and much more – the Bombardier Global 7000.
This tech expert owns a technologically advanced Bombardier BD-700, worth $40 million, which contains all sorts of technologically advanced gadgets and facilities.
This wonder-woman owns the Cirrus SR22, which is a compact plane that can hold only about four or five people. She has a flying license, so that will save some space on this miniature plane.
Everyone’s favorite Midwestern actor owns an equally stunning Supermarine Spitfire, which is worth $3.3 million.
Not only is she insanely beautiful but also pretty talented and intelligent. She made a wise business choice by purchasing the luxury private cruiser, the Sunseeker Manhattan 74, which is worth about $2.5 million!
He doesn’t own his private aircraft yet, but he occasionally rents the deluxe Gulfstream IV. This jet costs a whopping $110,000 per two-way trip. Let’s hope we see him purchase his own jet soon so that he doesn’t have to pay this huge rent anymore.
What Chris Brown rents, Enrique Iglesias has bought. That’s right, the Gulfstream IV. It cost him about $3.6 million dollars! However, since Iglesias has a passion for air crafts and also holds a pilot’s license, the investment is definitely worth it for him!
He celebrated his anniversary with his wife on the grand Enigma, which cost him about $275,000 per week! How romantic, right?
Chatshow star Oprah Winfrey cashed out $45 million on her very own Bombardier BD-700 Global Express XRS. With a modest size of 19 passengers, this jet can fly anywhere in the world for a nice break away from her showbiz lifestyle.
The Russian billionaire is the proud owner of the second-largest yacht in the world. Eclipse measures in at a whopping 536 feet!
Golf superstar Tiger Woods owns his very own Gulfstream G550, which is the perfect way to travel to all the courses around the world. Fancy a quick round of golf in Scotland? No problem for this champion.
Everyone’s favorite funnyman Jim Carrey is quite the fan of aviation. The Dumb & Dumber star owns his own Gulfstream V – known for its performance and safety capabilities.
This businessman-turned television star-turned US President has been the owner of his own plane since 1997. In 2017, the mogul had to depart from Trump Force One for the real thing – but it is unclear which one he finds more glamorous.
The film director of your favorite summer blockbuster owns Seven Seas, an impressive 282-foot yacht suitable for 12 guests. It can travel up to 20 knots and even has a swimming pool on board.
Sir Richard Branson
Branson’s Necker Belle comes in at almost 105 feet and acts as the perfect getaway from his busy business life on land. Since 2003, Sir Richard Branson has offered the public an opportunity to charter it, sharing his lifestyle with people who can afford to keep up!
The media mogul owns and operates Vertigo, a boat he uses to sail the seven seas when he isn’t budding up with politicians and film stars. We imagine this has been quite the setting for ‘off the record’ conversations, providing the privacy they need.
Planes aren’t just a luxury – they’re a necessity. That’s according to entrepreneur Mark Cuban, who owns both this Gulfstream 500 and a Boeing 767.
If you co-found a company like Microsoft, then the chances are you have some extra cash floating around. Allen decided to turn it into this yacht, which measured in at 414 feet – looking like something out of a James Bond flick.
Sergey Brin and Larry Page
The famous ‘Google Jet’ was bought by the co-founders in 2005, rumored to be the venue of many parties and gathering for the young billionaires as they fly above Silicon Valley.
As sleek and elegant as the devices his company makes, this beast is owned by the family of the late Steve Jobs. The Apple co-founder never got a chance to enjoy any time on Venus, but his legacy now lives on in water as it does on land.
The Layla singer bought Va Bene in 2005 and enjoys it as his summer getaway. Hopefully, no sheriffs were shot in the purchase of this beauty.
JK. Rowling and Johnny Depp
This beauty has had the honor of being owned by both JK Rowling and Johnny Depp. Once known as Vajoliroja, the Harry Potter author bought it and renamed it Amphitrite. She sold it in July 2017 to an undisclosed buyer.
The Piano Man singer is the proud owner of Vendetta, a commuter yacht measuring in at 55 feet. A fanatic for boats and yachts, Billy Joel once owned up to five different ships that he would use to travel to his Madison Square Park concerts from his Long Island home.