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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 Monday or Wednesday 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 2022: compare London to Tokyo flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Tokyo.
LON - TYO
Price
£670 - £961
TYO
Temperature
6 - 27 °C
TYO
Rainfall
50 - 210 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

£544

From London (LON) to Tokyo (TYO)

One-way from

£294

One-way flight from London (LON) to Tokyo (TYO)

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from London to Tokyo?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 56 days in advance to save up to 20% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 56 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from London to Tokyo 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as £689, or £824 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

When flying from London to Tokyo, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the morning, which can drop the price by up to 23% versus a flight in the evening.

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 £641 on average during June, but can be found for as low as £419.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from London to Tokyo?

Flying to your destination on a Saturday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Tokyo. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

Cheap flights from London to Tokyo in May, June 2022

The best prices found for LON to TYO flights in May, June
18 May - 25 May
£497pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
HND
Tokyo Haneda
HND
Tokyo Haneda
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGW
London Gatwick
16 Jun - 27 Jun
£615pp
LHR
London Heathrow
SWISS
 
1 STOP
NRT
Tokyo Narita
NRT
Tokyo Narita
SWISS
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
3 Jun - 27 Jun
£621pp
LHR
London Heathrow
SWISS
 
1 STOP
NRT
Tokyo Narita
NRT
Tokyo Narita
SWISS
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

London to Tokyo 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Tokyo from London found for this year
7 Oct - 21 Oct
£492pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
HND
Tokyo Haneda
HND
Tokyo Haneda
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
STN
London Stansted
18 May - 25 May
£497pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
HND
Tokyo Haneda
HND
Tokyo Haneda
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGW
London Gatwick
3 Oct - 16 Oct
£504pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
HND
Tokyo Haneda
HND
Tokyo Haneda
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
STN
London Stansted

Direct flights to Tokyo from London

Save time with London to Tokyo direct flight deals
4 Nov - 17 Nov
£758pp
LHR
London Heathrow
British Airways
Direct
HND
Tokyo Haneda
HND
Tokyo Haneda
British Airways
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
1 Nov - 8 Nov
£759pp
LHR
London Heathrow
British Airways
Direct
HND
Tokyo Haneda
HND
Tokyo Haneda
British Airways
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
4 Nov - 18 Nov
£767pp
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

Late deals on return flights to Tokyo from London, departing today and this week
18 May - 25 May
£497pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
HND
Tokyo Haneda
HND
Tokyo Haneda
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGW
London Gatwick
18 May - 25 May
£623pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
HND
Tokyo Haneda
HND
Tokyo Haneda
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LGW
London Gatwick
18 May - 1 Feb
£624pp
LHR
London Heathrow
SWISS
 
1 STOP
NRT
Tokyo Narita
NRT
Tokyo Narita
SWISS
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

One-way flights to Tokyo from London

The cheapest one-way flights from London to Tokyo
18:05 - 03:30
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
25h 25m
LGW - NRT
Multiple Airlines
£342
Gotogate
13:15 - 05:20
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
32h 05m
STN - NRT
Multiple Airlines
£294
Kiwi.com
12:30 - 04:20
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
30h 50m
LTN - NRT
Multiple Airlines
£305
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From London to Tokyo

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, Air China, and Finnair flying from London to Tokyo have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from London to Tokyo for under £500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from London to Tokyo for under £500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £492, but on average you can expect to pay £521.

Are there nonstop flights from London to Tokyo for under £800 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from London to Tokyo under £800. A good price for a nonstop flight from London to Tokyo is less than £780.

Are there last-minute flights available from London to Tokyo for under £500?

There are currently 20+ open flights from London to Tokyo within the next 7 days for less than £500.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from London to Tokyo round-trip?

Flying on Scandinavian Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Tokyo, with prices starting at £519. Scandinavian Airlines is 19% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest flights from London to Tokyo?

While on average a flight from London to Tokyo is generally £1,835, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is £793. When looking at the most popular route, (London Heathrow - Tokyo Haneda), you can expect to pay £520 for that flight.

What are the most popular routes from London to Tokyo?

While some choose either London Heathrow - Tokyo Narita or London Gatwick - Tokyo Haneda, London Heathrow - Tokyo Haneda is the most popular route from London to Tokyo.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from London to Tokyo?

American Airlines, Air France and Finnair are the most popular airlines when flying from London to Tokyo.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Tokyo, Japan

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Tokyo from London?

Information is based on travel restrictions from London to Tokyo

Most visitors from London need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Tokyo.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from London must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Tokyo.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from London are not required to quarantine after entering Tokyo.

Documents
Written Pledge Form - A document to get commitment on taking necessary measures to ensure that quarantine and other necessary health measures are properly observed

Quarantine Questionnaire - Fill out the quarantine questionnaire and save the issued QR code.

Certificate of Testing - All those who enter, re-enter or return to Japan (including Japanese nationals) are requested to submit a certificate of negative test result of pre-entry COVID-19 test conducted within 72 hours prior to departing from the country/region where travelers stay when entering Japan.

My SOS and COCOA Mobile Apps - Emergency and Contact Tracing Apps


Do I need a test to fly back to London from Tokyo?

Returning to London from Tokyo

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Tokyo are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering London.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Tokyo are not required to quarantine after entering London.

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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 = ¥160
Average temperature for May in Tokyo
23.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in Tokyo
151.0 mm

Airports servicing London

Gatwick (LGW)
Stansted (STN)
London City (LCY)
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
China Eastern
£393 £573 No cancel fee 62%

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

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Shenzhen Airlines
£443 £477 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
£462 £638 No cancel fee 81%
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ITA Airways
£474 £603 No cancel fee 81%
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KLM
£479 £674 No cancel fee 75%
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Etihad Airways
£483 £606 No cancel fee 75%
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Philippine Airlines
£490 £652 No cancel fee 60%
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SWISS
£508 £659 No cancel fee 79%
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Lufthansa
£512 £698 No cancel fee 76%
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Air France
£529 £702 No cancel fee 77%
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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 87% of LON to TYO departures
Morning 6 AM to midday 12% of LON to TYO departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of LON to TYO departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 0% 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
2 daily flights
Monday
2 daily flights
Tuesday
2 daily flights
Wednesday
4 daily flights
Thursday
2 daily flights
Friday
2 daily flights
Saturday
2 daily flights
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