London to Tokyo flight time

What is the flight time from London to Tokyo

Planning a trip or just interested to find out the flight time between London, United Kingdom and Tokyo, Japan?

Flight duration from London to Tokyo

Depart
LHR
Arrive
HND

The flight time from London to Tokyo is 11 hours 38 minutes.

A direct flight from LHR to HND has a duration of 11 hours 38 minutes.

A distance of 5,941 miles / 9,561 km.

Related: Return journey Tokyo to London flight duration

Be prepared, as flight times can change depending on many factors such as, weather condition, wind speed, flight path and congestion in the air. Due to these factors the actual flight time could be less than 11 hours 38 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.

London to Tokyo flight time via Osaka | LHR to HND via ITM

London to Osaka
11 hours 35 minutes
Osaka to Tokyo
1 hours 02 minutes
Total flight time (time flying in the air)
12 hours 37 minutes

The total journey time will vary depending on the wait between flights

London to Tokyo flight time via Akita | LHR to HND via AXT

London to Akita
11 hours 10 minutes
Akita to Tokyo
1 hours 10 minutes
Total flight time (time flying in the air)
12 hours 20 minutes

The total journey time will vary depending on the wait between flights

Just remember indirect flights will always take longer than a direct flight as you are landing and taking off from at least one extra airport and taking off and landing is the most time comsuming part of any flight and is done at much lower speeds.

The total travel time of a indirect / multi-stop flight from London to Tokyo can vary greatly depending on what route you take to get to Tokyo and how long you have to wait for your connecting flight.

Flights from London to Tokyo | Airports, Distances & Flight Duration

London to Tokyo flight time information

  • The average flight time from London to Tokyo is 11 hours 38 minutes
  • Distance from London to Tokyo is 5,941 miles / 9,561 km
  • London is served by 5 airports London Heathrow Airport , London Gatwick Airport , London Luton Airport , London Stansted Airport , London City Airport
  • Tokyo is served by 2 airports Tokyo Haneda International Airport , Tokyo Narita International Airport
  • The currency in Tokyo, Japan is the Japanese Yen

Airlines flying between London and Tokyo

Most popular airlines that fly the route between London and Tokyo

Etihad Airways
Etihad Airways
Alitalia
Alitalia
British Airways
British Airways
Air China
Air China
China Airlines
China Airlines
Emirates
Emirates
Tianjin Airlines
Tianjin Airlines
Garuda Indonesia
Garuda Indonesia
Japan Airlines
Japan Airlines
KLM
KLM
Lufthansa
Lufthansa
LOT
LOT
Xiamen Airlines
Xiamen Airlines
ANA (All Nippon Airways)
ANA (All Nippon Airways)
PIA
PIA
Philippine Airlines
Philippine Airlines
Aeroflot
Aeroflot
SriLankan Airlines
SriLankan Airlines

Popular routes from London

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London & Tokyo local time and timezones

Tokyo, Japan time is 8 hours ahead of London, United Kingdom

Day and time in London, United Kingdom: Thu, 20 Sep, 2018,
London Timezone: BST (+01:00)
00:06
Day and time in Tokyo, Japan: Thu, 20 Sep, 2018,
Tokyo Timezone: JST (+09:00)
08:06

Jet Lag effects from flying between London and Tokyo

Advice on ways to combat jet lag gained from flying between London and Tokyo

London to Tokyo jet lag effects

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The cheapest months to travel from London to Tokyo

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