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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)

All the information you need to plan the best LON to TYO flight in 2021: compare London to Tokyo flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Tokyo.
LON - TYO
Price
£483 - £692
TYO
Temperature
10 - 31 °C
TYO
Precipitation
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

£483

From London to Tokyo

One-way from

£171

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 £612 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as £731.

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 £569 on average during June, but can be found for as low as £372.

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 July, August 2021

The best prices found for LON to TYO flights in July, August
7 Aug - 8 Sep
£452pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Alitalia
 
1 STOP
HND
Tokyo Haneda
HND
Tokyo Haneda
Alitalia
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
2 Aug - 15 Aug
£453pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Alitalia
 
1 STOP
HND
Tokyo Haneda
HND
Tokyo Haneda
Alitalia
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
30 Jul - 4 Aug
£455pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Alitalia
 
1 STOP
HND
Tokyo Haneda
HND
Tokyo Haneda
Alitalia
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

London to Tokyo 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Tokyo from London found for this year
27 Oct - 9 Nov
£418pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
HND
Tokyo Haneda
HND
Tokyo Haneda
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGW
London Gatwick
3 Sep - 10 Sep
£418pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
NRT
Tokyo Narita
NRT
Tokyo Narita
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGW
London Gatwick
3 Sep - 10 Sep
£419pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
NRT
Tokyo Narita
NRT
Tokyo Narita
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGW
London Gatwick

Direct flights to Tokyo from London

Save time with London to Tokyo direct flight deals
5 Nov - 20 Nov
£581pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Aeroflot
Direct
HND
Tokyo Haneda
HND
Tokyo Haneda
Aeroflot
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
5 Nov - 20 Nov
£581pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Aeroflot
Direct
HND
Tokyo Haneda
HND
Tokyo Haneda
Aeroflot
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
5 Nov - 20 Nov
£583pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Aeroflot
Direct
HND
Tokyo Haneda
HND
Tokyo Haneda
Aeroflot
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow

Last-minute flights from London to Tokyo

Late deals on return flights to Tokyo from London, departing today and this week
7 Aug - 8 Sep
£452pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Alitalia
 
1 STOP
HND
Tokyo Haneda
HND
Tokyo Haneda
Alitalia
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
7 Aug - 8 Sep
£466pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Alitalia
   
2 STOPS
HND
Tokyo Haneda
HND
Tokyo Haneda
Alitalia
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
8 Aug - 8 Sep
£472pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Alitalia
 
1 STOP
HND
Tokyo Haneda
HND
Tokyo Haneda
Alitalia
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow

One-way flights to Tokyo from London

The cheapest one-way flights from London to Tokyo
06:20 - 05:10
British Airways
1 stop
14h 50m
LHR - NRT
British Airways
£171
Netflights
01:45 - 07:30
Alitalia
2 stops
20h 45m
LHR - HND
Alitalia
£371
World Air Fares
02:45 - 12:40
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
25h 55m
LHR - HND
Multiple Airlines
£387
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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 £432 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from London to Tokyo for under £432. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £418, but on average you can expect to pay £434.

Are there direct flights from London to Tokyo for under £648 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from London to Tokyo under £648. A good price for a direct flight from London to Tokyo is less than £695.

Are there last-minute flights available from London to Tokyo for under £504?

There are currently 20+ open flights from London to Tokyo within the next 7 days for less than £504.

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 13h 55m. Fly via LOT, Lufthansa, or KLM 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 £439 on this airline. Alitalia is 22% 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 British Airways. According to our data, you can fly for as low as £79. Users have also found tickets on Alitalia for as little as £358.

Destination information for Tokyo

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from London to Tokyo.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = ¥153
Average temperature for July in Tokyo
30.0 °C
Avg rainfall for July in Tokyo
183.0 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

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from London to Tokyo choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
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

See what time of day planes typically take off from London towards Tokyo.
Evening 6 PM to midnight 56% of LON to TYO departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 32% of LON to TYO departures
Morning 6 AM to midday 11% of LON to TYO departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of LON to TYO departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from London to Tokyo
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from London to Tokyo.
Sunday
4 daily flights
Monday
5 daily flights
Tuesday
2 daily flights
Wednesday
7 daily flights
Thursday
4 daily flights
Friday
7 daily flights
Saturday
5 daily flights
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