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The best prices from London to Tokyo are usually found in June or January, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Sunday or Friday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
London (LON) to Tokyo (TYO)

LON - TYO
Price
£489 - £701
TYO
Temperature
10 - 31 °C
TYO
Rainfall
45 - 235 mm

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 18% potential price rise

Cheapest in

June

Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop

Round-trip from

£489

From London to Tokyo

One-way from

£341

One-way flight from London to Tokyo

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from London to Tokyo?

Travellers have found that booking a Saturday departure is the best way to save up to 21% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

How far in advance should I book a flight from London to Tokyo?

To save on the cost of your flight from London to Tokyo, book at least 56 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 20% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from £619 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as £740.

What is the cheapest month to fly from London to Tokyo?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in July. For low rates, June can be a great choice for travel to Tokyo. Flights to Tokyo from London in June are about £576 on average during June, but can be found for as low as £376.

When is the cheapest time to fly from London to Tokyo (LON - TYO)?

It’s optimal to fly from London to Tokyo in the morning. By choosing this option you can save up to 21% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at midday.

Cheap flights from London to Tokyo in April, May 2021

6 May - 16 Jun
£462pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
HND
Tokyo Haneda
HND
Tokyo Haneda
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
10 May - 26 May
£467pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
HND
Tokyo Haneda
HND
Tokyo Haneda
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
6 May - 28 May
£473pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
HND
Tokyo Haneda
HND
Tokyo Haneda
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick

London to Tokyo 2021 flight deals

4 Jun - 18 Jun
£419pp
LTN
London Luton
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
NRT
Tokyo Narita
NRT
Tokyo Narita
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LTN
London Luton
13 Aug - 18 Aug
£421pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
NRT
Tokyo Narita
NRT
Tokyo Narita
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
STN
London Stansted
24 Jun - 30 Jun
£429pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Alitalia
 
1 STOP
HND
Tokyo Haneda
HND
Tokyo Haneda
Alitalia
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

Direct flights to Tokyo from London

7 Oct - 13 Oct
£634pp
LHR
London Heathrow
British Airways
Direct
HND
Tokyo Haneda
HND
Tokyo Haneda
British Airways
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
20 Sep - 27 Sep
£645pp
LHR
London Heathrow
British Airways
Direct
HND
Tokyo Haneda
HND
Tokyo Haneda
British Airways
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
8 Sep - 29 Sep
£651pp
LHR
London Heathrow
British Airways
Direct
HND
Tokyo Haneda
HND
Tokyo Haneda
British Airways
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow

Last-minute flights from London to Tokyo

17 Apr - 30 Apr
£513pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
HND
Tokyo Haneda
HND
Tokyo Haneda
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
20 Apr - 27 Apr
£548pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
HND
Tokyo Haneda
HND
Tokyo Haneda
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
20 Apr - 29 May
£559pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
NRT
Tokyo Narita
NRT
Tokyo Narita
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

One-way flights to Tokyo from London

04:00 - 03:55
LOT
2 stops
39h 55m
LCY - NRT
LOT
£342
Kiwi.com
02:50 - 04:30
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
41h 40m
LTN - NRT
Multiple Airlines
£368
Kiwi.com
15:55 - 07:30
Alitalia
2 stops
31h 35m
LCY - HND
Alitalia
£369
Voliamo

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Flight FAQs

From London to Tokyo

Are flight prices decreasing from London to Tokyo due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both London and Tokyo for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from London to Tokyo to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Etihad Airways and Alitalia to help keep travellers safe while flying. New policies for travellers booking flights from London to Tokyo include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitisation, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially-distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from London to Tokyo have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Aeroflot, British Airways, and Air China flying from London to Tokyo have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from London to Tokyo for under £438 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from London to Tokyo for under £438. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £384, but on average you can expect to pay £432.

Are there direct flights from London to Tokyo for under £656 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from London to Tokyo under £656. A good price for a direct flight from London to Tokyo is less than £672.

Are there last-minute flights available from London to Tokyo for under £583?

There are currently 20+ open flights from London to Tokyo within the next 7 days for less than £583.

Is London weather warmer or cooler than Tokyo?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 31 °C on average in the month of August. The temperature in Tokyo is typically hotter than in London. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long does is the flight from London to Tokyo?

There are many flights that can get you from London to Tokyo in 14h 15m. Fly via LOT, KLM, or Lufthansa to get the fastest option. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from London to Tokyo return?

Our cheapest airline available from London to Tokyo is Alitalia. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as £429 on this airline. Alitalia is 25% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from London to Tokyo one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for LOT. According to our data, you can fly for as low as £342. Users have also found tickets on Alitalia for as little as £345.

Destination information for Tokyo

Today's exchange rate
£1 = ¥150
Average temperature for April in Tokyo
19.0 °C
Avg rainfall for April in Tokyo
139.0 mm

Airports servicing London

Gatwick (LGW)
City (LCY)
Stansted (STN)
Luton (LTN)
Southend (SEN)

Airports servicing Tokyo

Tokyo Haneda (HND)

Top 10 airlines flying from London to Tokyo

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Shenzhen Airlines
£546 £587 No cancel fee 63%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Shenzhen Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Singapore Airlines
£568 £786 No cancel fee 81%
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Philippine Airlines
£603 £803 No cancel fee 60%
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SWISS
£603 £853 No cancel fee 79%
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China Airlines
£668 £853 No cancel fee 70%
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Vietnam Airlines
£682 £856 No cancel fee 81%
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Thai Airways
£724 £861 No cancel fee 77%
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Finnair
£607 £922 No cancel fee 76%
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Turkish Airlines
£630 £962 No cancel fee 77%
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Etihad Airways
£709 £965 No cancel fee 75%
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Hourly flight availability from London to Tokyo

Evening 6 PM to midnight 77% of LON to TYO departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 16% of LON to TYO departures
Morning 6 AM to midday 6% of LON to TYO departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of LON to TYO departures
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Weekly flight availability
from London to Tokyo
Sunday
4 daily flights
Monday
3 daily flights
Tuesday
2 daily flights
Wednesday
5 daily flights
Thursday
2 daily flights
Friday
5 daily flights
Saturday
3 daily flights
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