Tokyo to London flight duration

What is the flight duration from Tokyo to London?

On average there are 9 flights flying direct each day from Tokyo to London. Below you will find the quickest flight duration, the average flight time and the longest flight duration.

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Average direct flight time is 12 hours 27 minutes.

The fastest direct flight from Tokyo (HND) to London (LHR) has a duration of 12 hours 20 minutes.

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

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Tokyo to London flight duration breakdown

  • Average flight duration: 12 hours 27 minutes
  • Shortest flight duration: 12 hours 20 minutes
  • Longest flight duration: 12 hours 35 minutes
  • Average daily flights: 9

Airport, Distances & Flight Duration Information

  • The average flight time from Tokyo to London is 12 hours 27 minutes
  • Distance from Tokyo to London is 5,941 miles / 9,561 km
  • Tokyo is served by 2 airports Tokyo Haneda International Airport (HND), Tokyo Narita International Airport (NRT)
  • London is served by 5 airports London Heathrow Airport (LHR), London Gatwick Airport (LGW), London Luton Airport (LTN), London Stansted Airport (STN), London City Airport (LCY)
  • The currency in London, United Kingdom is the British Pound

Planning a trip or just interested to find out the flight time between Tokyo, Japan and London, United Kingdom? 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 12 hours 27 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.


Tokyo Haneda to London Heathrow
Flying with Japan Airlines
12 hours 30 minutes
Tokyo Haneda to London Heathrow
Flying with ANA (All Nippon Airways)
12 hours 35 minutes
Tokyo Narita to London Heathrow
Flying with Japan Airlines
12 hours 25 minutes


Tokyo to London flight time via Hamad International | HND to LHR via DOH

carrier logo Tokyo to Hamad International
11 hours 59 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
2 hours 05 minutes
carrier logo Hamad International to London
7 hours
Total journey time
21 hours 04 minutes

Tokyo to London flight time via Frankfurt am Main | HND to LHR via FRA

carrier logo Tokyo to Frankfurt am Main
12 hours 10 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
1 hours 40 minutes
carrier logo Frankfurt am Main to London
1 hours 40 minutes
Total journey time
15 hours 30 minutes

Tokyo to London flight time via Bangkok Suvarnabhumi | HND to LHR via BKK

carrier logo Tokyo to Bangkok Suvarnabhumi
6 hours 30 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
7 hours 50 minutes
carrier logo Bangkok Suvarnabhumi to London
12 hours 05 minutes
Total journey time
26 hours 25 minutes

Airlines flying between Tokyo and London

Most popular airlines that fly the route between Tokyo and London

British Airways
British Airways
Air China
Air China
Japan Airlines
Japan Airlines
Shenzhen Airlines
Shenzhen Airlines

Tokyo & London local time and timezones

London, United Kingdom time is 9 hours behind Tokyo, Japan

Date and time in Tokyo, Japan:
13:27 Mon, 27 Jan, 2020,
Tokyo Timezone: JST (+09:00)

Date and time in London, United Kingdom:
04:27 Mon, 27 Jan, 2020,
London Timezone: GMT (+00:00)

Jet Lag effects from flying between Tokyo and London

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

Tokyo to London jet lag effects

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