1. Bill Gates: Bombardier BD-700 Global Express, Estimated $40 Million
Bill Gates is not only known as the founder of Microsoft, but he is also famous for being included in the lost world’s wealthiest person. He has a net worth of $96 billion, and he could easily purchase anything luxurious that he wants. As expected, he owns a Bombardier BD-700 Global Express that has an estimated price of $40 million and is, of course, equipped with the latest technology. Up to now, Gates is number three in the Forbes list of world’s billionaire.
2. Peter Jackson: Gulfstream G550, Estimated $68 Million
Peter Jackson is one of the wealthiest and legendary directors in Hollywood. He is originally from New Zealand but has to fly back and forth for his career in Los Angeles. With Jackson’s net worth of $500 million, he made an excellent investment in purchasing his private plane, which is Gulfstream G550 that has an estimated price of $68 million. The aircraft can accommodate at least 19 passengers and also has available sleeping quarters. Jackson is currently working on a new documentary about the iconic band the Beatles and is set to be released this year.
3. Magic Johnson: Gulfstream G-III, Estimated $40 Million
Another iconic NBA star is Magic Johnson. Throughout his career, he was able to win the NBA championship five times under the Los Angeles Lakers. Now that Johnson is retired from playing, he is still currently serving as the basketball operations president for the said team. Aside from being an athlete, Johnson has multiple investments and businesses that have sum up to his net worth of $650 million. Given his wealth, he owns a Gulfstream G-III plane that has totaled with an estimated price of $40 million due to its customizations. The interior of the plane is very cozy and is built for business meetings.
4. Diane von Fürstenberg: Eos, Estimated $100 Million
The wealthy fashion designer Diane von Fürstenberg is earning millions on her own, and getting married to a wealthy businessman Barry Diller just made her luxurious life even more extravagant. She has a net worth of $1.2 billion, and owning luxurious things is typical for the couple. They hold a luxurious yacht called the EOS, and according to reports, they spent a massive amount of $100 million. The couple is responsible for the outcome of that yacht, and they love to throw parties on it.
5. Billy Joel: Vendetta, Estimated $1.2 Million
Since the 1960s, the music icon Billy Joel is already earning a vast amount of wealth. Up to now, he is still active in doing tours and concerts. Joel’s current net worth is estimated to be $180 million. He also has a thing for yachts, which in fact, sources claim that he owns five of the luxurious vessels. Among his favorite is said to be the Vendetta that has an estimated price of $1.2 million. The said yacht is approximately 57 feet, and Joel collaborated with Zurn Yacht Design to give the vessel and elegant look. Joel could use the boat for his getaway and have a relaxing vibe when writing his songs.
6. Giorgio Armani: Main, Estimated $60 Million
One of the long-running luxurious brands in the fashion industry is Giorgio Armani. The man behind this brand, Giorgio Armani himself, has a net worth of $9.6 billion. He is also known to live elegantly and, of course, in style. Armani owns a fancy yacht that is called Main, and its worth is estimated to be $60 million. The vessel is painted in black, and reports claimed that it took two years for it to be built. The luxurious boat has its own gym and cinema.
7. The Edge: The Cyan, Estimated $12 Million
Another music legend who made it on our list is David Evans. Famous for his name The Edge, the U2 lead guitarist has a net worth of $340 million. He owns a yacht named The Cyan, and he reportedly spent approximately $12 million for the boat. The vessel has an outdoor cinema, and his wife and two kids can surely enjoy it. Up to now, Edge, together with the U2, is still contributing to the music industry. The band’s most recent album was the 2017 Songs of Experience.
8. Sergio Garcia: Hawker 850, Estimated $16 Million
In more than a decade, gold superstar Sergio Garcia has been earning multi-million. In his professional career, Garcia has a total of 34 professional wins, and his unforgettable triumph was his Masters Tournament win in 2017. Garcia’s net worth is estimated to be $70 million. He owns a private plane called the Hawker 850 that has an estimated value of $16 million. The plane can fit eight passengers, and it is built with a unique suite wherein Garcia can sleep comfortably during his flights.
9. Mark Cuban: Gulfstream V, Estimated $40 Million
Mark Cuban is a successful businessman who earned millions on a regular basis. He owns the NBA team, Dallas Mavericks, and has a net worth of $4 billion. So, you will not be surprised if he owns a private jet. Cuban flies in style with hit Gulfstream V that has an estimated price of $40 million. Not only that, when Cuban needed to fly the whole team, he rents a Boeing 757, which is a commercial plane that is enough to fit the entire team. In 2019, Cuban also mentioned running as an independent candidate in the upcoming presidential elections.
10. Seth MacFarlane: Gulfstream, Estimated $50 Million
Seth McFarlane is the guy behind the long-running animated shows such as Family Guy and American Dad. Most of his projects came out victorious, and with that, he was able to earn a massive amount of wealth. McFarlane has an estimated net worth of $250 million. One of his expensive investments is his private jet. He owns a Gulfstream jet that has an estimated price of $50 million. Some of the sources mentioned that he and Michael J. Fox shared the said plane.
11. Phil Mickelson: Gulfstream V, Estimated $60 Million
In addition to the wealthy golfers who made it on our list is Phil Mickelson, famously known as Lefty. Throughout his professional career, he was able to win a total of 44 PGA Tour events. Mickelson’s most recent victory is the 2019 AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am. His earnings have enabled him to have a net worth of $400 million. Just like the other wealthy athletes, Mickelson also owns a Gulfstream V that has an estimated amount of $60 million. He could sleep comfortably in his jet if tournaments required him to travel. It also has a fancy entertainment system and internet access.
12. Gisele Bündchen & Tom Brady: Gulfstream G550, Estimated $50 Million
Another wealthy couple in the industry is Gisele Bündchen and Tom Brady. The two have been married for quite some time now, and they have an estimated combined net worth of $580 million. Their lavish lifestyle is well maintained, and the couple owns a private plane. Their Gulfstream 6550 has an estimated price of $500 million. Their luxurious investment with that plane can come in really handy, especially if Brady would travel for his career. He could quickly bring his wife and kids. Thus, in 2018, the couple starred in Tom vs. Time which is a docu-series.
13. Steven Spielberg: Seven Seas, Estimated $184 Million
Another huge name in the Hollywood industry is Steven Spielberg. The legendary filmmaker has been receiving an enormous amount of wealth over the decades, and he has a net worth of $3.7 billion. When Spielberg is on his vacation, he could surely relax in his luxurious yacht. The boat is called the Seven Seas, and it has an estimated price of $184 million. The ship measures 282 feet, and it is filled with luxurious amenities. It has an infinity pool, a gym, and a helipad. The now 73 years old still did not show any signs of retirement as he has movies lined up this 2020.
14. Sean “P. Diddy” Combs: The Maraya, Estimated $65 Million
As expected, Sean Combs, professionally known as P. Diddy has a tremendous amount of wealth. With the success if his career, businesses, and other investments, he was able to have a net worth of $855 million. Living a luxurious life, Combs likes to throw star-studded parties. He could do it in his mansion or at his enormous yacht. He owns a lavish boat that is called The Maraya and is said to have an estimated price of $65 million. Every detail of the lush vessel goes to show how luxurious it is.
15. Dave Coulier: Beechcraft Bonanza B35, Estimated $815K
David Coulier is best known for playing the role of Joey Gladstone in the iconic TV series Full House. Ever since he was a young, Coulier is fascinated by planes. Coulier learned to fly in during his teenage years and eventually became a licensed pilot. Thanks to his hard work, he finally reached his dream of owning a private plane. Coulier has a Beechcraft Bonanza B35 that has an estimated price of $815,000. It is nice to see that his childhood dream came true. Coulier’s last TV appearance was at the Fuller House in 2018.
16. Dr. Dre: Naia, Estimated $580K Per Week
Dr. Dre is another personality in the music industry who has a lot of credit under his name. He is thriving as a rapper, businessman, and rapper. With his career, he was able to have a net worth of $820 million, and living luxuriously is the usual thing for him. At one point, he was seen enjoying at a superyacht called Naia. However, it is not owned by him, but according to reports, the rent costs $580,000 per Week. The luxurious yacht has top of the line entertainment facilities, eight cabins, and a VIP suite.
17. J.K. Rowling: Amphitrite Yacht, Estimated $28 Million
As we all know, the woman behind the iconic Wizarding world of Harry Potter is J.K. Rowling. The success of both book and movie enabled her to have a net worth of $1 billion. With that amount of wealth, she has a luxurious boat called Amphitrite Yacht. The previous owner is said to be Johnny Depp and has an estimated amount of $28 million. It comes with a fancy interior and equipment for windsurfing, kayaking, and snorkeling. However, Rowling put it on sale last 2018.
18. Pitbull: Arianna, Estimated $225K Per Week
Another successful artist in the music industry is Pitbull. He has been in the music scene since the 2000s, and he has a net worth of $80 million. As many would see in Pitbull’s music videos, he can be seen flaunting out a luxurious yacht. The boat is called Arianna and can be rented for $225,000 per Week. Aside from renting it for his music videos, Pitbull also rents it for his getaways. The most recent single of Pitbull was Ocean to Ocean, which is part of the Aquaman soundtrack.
19. Michael Schumacher: Falcon 200, $22 Million
One of the wealthiest race car drivers is Michael Schumacher. The racing legend made a fortune because of all the victories that he has throughout his career. He has a total of 91 wins but retired in 2013. Schumacher has a net worth of $800 million, and aside from owning luxurious cars, he too owns a private jet. Schumacher is the proud holder of a Falcon 200 jet. It can fit nine passengers and has a luxurious interior. The private jet has an estimated price of $22 million.
20. Tracy McGrady: Falcon 2000, Estimated $27 Million
Another wealthy athlete is Tracy McGrady. The former NBA player has a fruitful career playing with the Orlando Magic and Houston Rockets. Just like the majority of NBA players, McGrady receives a high salary. It is usual for him to live an extravagant lifestyle. He owns a private plane, which is a Falcon 2000, and has an estimated price of $27 million. Mostly, Mcgrady uses his aircraft to travels with friends and family. The now-retired basketball star is currently enjoying his investments.
21.Angelina Jolie: Cirrus SR22, Estimated $650K
Being in the Hollywood industry and one of the biggest names, Angelina Jolie has no doubt have a huge net worth and high credit score. Many are not aware that Jolie is, in fact, a licensed pilot and owns a private jet in case she wanted to take it for a spin. Jolie has a Cirrus SR22 that has an estimated price of $650,000. It would be easier for Jolie to fly wherever she wanted to go or if ever she is on a mission in her charity work.
22. Clint Eastwood: Aerospatiale AStar Helicopter, Estimated $1.5 Million
Hollywood legend Clint Eastwood is also one of the wealthiest celebrities. His net worth of $375 million is evidence of his success. Eastwood owns an Aerospatiale AStar Helicopter that has an estimated price of $1.5 million. He, too, is a licensed pilot. May it be work-related or for leisure. He could just quickly fly in and out of his destination to avoid traffic. Eastwood was last seen in the 2018 movie The Mule, and with that, there is no doubt that there is an addition to his net wealth.
23. Bono: Kingdom Come, Estimated $22 Million
Music legend Bono is best known for being the frontman of U2. When it comes to luxurious things, he surely knows how to splurge. Not only that, he has a privet jet, Bono also owns a 198-foot private yacht. Bono’s luxurious yacht is called that Kingdom Come and has an estimated price of $22 million. It will surely be easy for him to purchase, considering his net worth of $700 million. It is also reported that the yacht can accommodate at least 15 guests. Bono is undoubtedly living the rock star life.
24. Mariah Care: Gulfstream, Estimated $40 Million
Superstar Mariah Carey is traveling the world mostly because of her concert tours. She is also known for her luxurious lifestyle and to fly in style. Carey was often seen riding her private jet back when she is still married to Nick Cannon, and she always would take photos. Carey’s private jet is the Gulfstream and has an estimated price of $40 million. Also, when Carey is still dating James Packer, who is a billionaire, reports said that he would allow her and her team to use his jet. Carey’s last album was released in 2018 called Caution.
25. Arnold Schwarzenegger: Gulfstream III, Estimated $35 Million
Arnold Schwarzenegger is one of the celebrities that has a lot of credits under his name. The actor, former bodybuilder, and politician made an investment in 2007 when he purchased his private plane. The former Governor owns a Gulfstream III that has an estimated price of $35 million. Schwarzenegger made it clear that even though he uses the plane to go back and forth Los Angeles, and Sacramento, the expenses came from his pocket. Now that Schwarzenegger is 71, retiring is not yet near for the actor as he is last seen in 2019 in the movie Terminator: Dark Fate.
26. Michael Jordan: Gulfstream IV, Estimated $35 Million
The living legend in the NBA scene, Michael Jordan, is one of the wealthiest celebrity athletes. He has a net worth of $1.7 billion and a soaring high credit score. Jordan is the proud owner of a Gulfstream IV jet that has an estimated price of $35 million. Given his net worth, Jordan wanted to be a bit extra with his plane and had it personalized with the iconic “Jump man” logo placed on the tail of the plane. Also, the N236MJ that can be seen on the plane means, Jordan’s jersey number, championship wins, and initials.
27. Tiger Woods: Gulfstream G550, Estimated $53.5 Million
Even though Tiger Woods experienced some scandals in the past, yet thanks to his money management skills and proper investment planning, he was able to secure his fortune. According to sources, Woods has a net worth of $800 million. Without a doubt, he could easily purchase his Gulfstream G550 that has an estimated price of $53.5 million. The private plane can accommodate 18 passengers and is built for very long flights. It also has an extravagant dining area. Woods made his comeback in the 2018 Tour Championships, and he was victorious.
28. Taylor Swift: Dassault Falcon 900, Estimated $40 Million
Taylor Swift is one of the most successful artists in this generation. Living a luxurious life, she owns different properties. One of her lavish things is her private plane Dassault Falcon 900 that has an estimated price of $40 million. Swift could definitely use it for her ongoing tours especially it is built to for long flights. Swift also personalized the plane with the number 13 on it, which is reported to be her favorite number. Having a net worth of $360 million, Swift surely knows how to invest in what she wants and could also be used for her career.
29. Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson: Gulfstream G650- Estimated $65 Million
From a professional wrestler to Hollywood actor, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is one of the highest-paid celebrities today. That being said, he has a net worth of $220 million and a high credit score. Johnson loves to collect toys, and what we mean is his luxurious things. He is seen flying with a Gulfstream 650 private jet that has an estimated price of $65 million. However, it is not yet clear if he owns it or had it rented. But with that price and his net worth, he could easily purchase one.
30. Tyler Perry: – Gulfstream III, Estimated $125 Million
When it comes to comedy and filmmaking, Tyler Perry is one of the best. He is best known for his character on the big screen as Madea, and with his success, he was able to have a net worth of $600 million. According to reports, among his expensive investments is his Gulfstream III that has an estimated price of $125 million. The amount of his private plane is higher due to the personalized interior. It has an entertainment system and a big screen. Perry could surely travel around comfortably.
31. Roberto Cavalli: Roberto Cavalli, Estimated $40 Million
Roberto Cavalli is currently one of the successful and wealthiest men in the luxurious clothing industry. He has an estimated net worth of $500 million, and just like his clothing line, he too lives luxuriously. Cavalli owns a personalized that has an estimated total price of $40 million. His yacht is named Roberto Cavalli and was built by Baglietto. It stands out due to its rainbow paint job, and the interior and furniture that was used, give the ambient of a luxurious mansion. The luxurious vessel is around 134 feet.
32. Nicole Kidman, Net worth: $130 Million – Hokulani, Estimated $4.5 Million
Nicole Kidman is also one of the actresses who has been in the industry for decades. Still active in the industry up to now, Kidman has a net worth of $120 million. She can be seen boarding her yacht as she and her husband, Keith Urban, owns one. The private vessel has an estimated price of $4.5 million. Their private boat is called Hokulani and is equipped with five cabins. Not only that, but it also has a swimming deck and an extravagant entertainment system. The couple can surely have a relaxing getaway with this expensive investment.
33. Tim McGraw: Cirrus SR22, Estimated $650K
In addition to the list of celebrities that could drive their plane is Tim McGraw. He, too, lives a rockstar life considering the amount of wealth that he has. McGraw owns Cirrus SR22 that has an estimated price of $650,000. He is also a licensed pilot in which he could quickly fly his plane, may it be for leisure or work. Fans could also see on the plane’s exterior that reads “faith,” it is probably honoring his wife, Faith Hill. In 2019, McGraw released a new single titled Thought About You, and in no time, his net worth will be much higher.
34. Eric Clapton: Va Bene, Estimated $12 Million
Eric Clapton is also one of the music industry’s living legends. He rose to fame as a member of Cream and the Yardbirds and became more successful as a solo artist. According to reports, Clapton once rented a luxurious yacht called the Va Bene, he then fell in love with the vessel and eventually bought it. The lavish boat has an estimated price of $12 million and is around 156 feet. It can accommodate approximately 12 guests, and it showcases a fantastic interior that looks like a 5-star hotel.
35. Larry Page & Sergey Brin: Boeing 767-200, Estimated $40 Million
Larry Page and Sergey Brin are no doubt earning billions. The two wealthy guys are the brains behind Google. The duo owns an enormous which they called the Google Jet. The private plane is a Boeing 767-200 that has an estimated price of $40 million. It can accommodate 50 passengers. Not only that, it has amenities such as dining/sitting areas and two staterooms. What made them more unique is that the company has secured landing rights at NASA’s Moffet Field. According to reports, they are the only company that happens to secure such rights for a private plane.
36. Floyd Mayweather: Gulfstream IV, Estimated $40 Million
Floyd Mayweather does not disappoint his fans in living his nickname “The Money.” Not only that, he is known to be undefeated in his boxing career, but he is also famous for flaunting out his luxurious things. His estimated net worth is around $560 million. Thus, reports surfaced that Mayweather does not own one but two private planes that have an estimated price of $40 million each. He has a Gulfstream IV that is said to be used for his travels with a lot of people and his Gulfstream V for his personal trips.
37. Neymar: Cessna 680, Estimated $10 Million
Neymar is also one of the athletes that have a massive amount of wealth. The football star is one of the highest-paid athletes and has an estimated net worth of $185 million. Living a luxurious life, Neymar owns a Cessna 680 that has an estimated price of $10 million. The private plane can fit about 12 passengers, and it is also customized with cozy leather seats. However, reports show that Neymar has to purchase the same place twice because the first plane was part of his assets that have been frozen at one point in his life.
38. Justin Bieber: Gulfstream G4, Estimated $60 Million
Justin Bieber is one of the celebrities who made a massive amount of wealth at a very young age. Being active with his career up to now, Bieber has a huge net worth $285 million at 25 years old. His celebrity status may be challenging for him, and purchasing his private plane is a smart investment. Bieber owns a Gulfstream G4 that has an estimated price of $60 million. The interior of the aircraft is pretty much cozy for the passengers to endure very long flights. Bieber can quickly go on vacation with his wife, Hailey Baldwin, having his private jet.
39. Jim Carrey: Gulfstream V, Estimated $59 Million
Jim Carey has a Hollywood career that spanned for decades. The actor-comedian is best known for his roles in Man on the Moon, Ace Venture: Pet Detective, and the iconic character The Mask. He is also a proud owner of a Gulfstream V that has an estimated amount of $59 million. Carrey made some alternations with his private plane resulting in the said total amount. The aircraft can fit up to sixteen passengers, and according to reports, if Carrey is not using his private jet, people can actually rent it for $8,000 an hour.
40. Beyoncé & Jay-Z: Galactica Star, Estimated $70 Million
Celebrity power couple Beyoncé and Jay Z are one of the wealthiest artists in the music industry. Their joint net worth is estimated to be $1.4 billion, and they are living like royalty. The couple can be seen boarding a luxurious yacht that is called the Galactica Star. The vessel is approximately 213 feet, and according to reports, the owner of the ship, who is a Nigerian oil tycoon, $70 million to purchase the lavish boat. The couple rents the vessel for them to relax during their vacation luxuriously.
These celebrities have a net worth that could let them live a luxurious lifestyle consistently. They have different investments and of which are their private jets and yachts. However, it is not just for leisure, especially for the celebrities who own a private plane as they use it for their work as well. It may be a luxurious perk, but investing their money into something that they could use with their careers is pretty much a wise move. Thus, some of them are even privileged to fly their own planes.