If you are actually flying from London, United Kingdom to Tokyo, Japan or if you are just curious to know the flight time between London and Tokyo, this page will give you the information you are looking for.

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London Tokyo

Flight time from London to Tokyo is 11 hours 40 minutes

Non-Stop flight duration from LHR to NRT is 11 hours 40 minutes (Operated by LOT Polish Airlines)

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How long does it take to fly from London to Tokyo?

Non-stop flights from London to Tokyo takes anywhere between 11 hours to 16 hours based on the airline you choose.

Fastest one-stop flight between London and Tokyo takes close to 14 hours . However, some airlines could take as long as 40 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

This is the average non-stop flight time from London to Tokyo.

Apparantly, connecting flights and direct flights with stopover take longer time than non-stop flights. In such cases, London - Tokyo flight time depend on the layover destination specified by your airline or the one you choose while booking your ticket.

Waiting time at intermediate airports could be anywhere between 45 mins to 25 hrs .

The nearest airport to London, is London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and the nearest airport to Tokyo, is Tokyo Haneda International Airport (HND)

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Distance from London to Tokyo is approximately 9600 kilometers.

Flights from London to Tokyo • Airlines & Flight Duration

Flights operated by major airlines departing from London arrive at Tokyo Haneda International Airport, New Tokyo International Airport or Yokota Afb Airport. Tokyo is served by 3 international airports.

Swiss International Air Lines
11 hrs 40 mins
Air Malta
11 hrs 45 mins
Royal Air Maroc
11 hrs 55 mins
Olympic Airlines
11 hrs 55 mins
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
15 hrs 35 mins

Flight time from London to Tokyo via Munich • LHR to NRT via MUC

Flight duration from London Heathrow Airport to New Tokyo International Airport via Franz Josef Strauss Airport, Germany on All Nippon Airways flight is 15 hours 15 minutes

All Nippon Airways
Total flight duration
15 hours 15 minutes
LHR to MUC → 1 hour 50 minutes
MUC Stop 1 hour 40 minutes
MUC to NRT → 11 hours 45 minutes

Flight time from London to Tokyo via Paris • LHR to NRT via CDG

Flight duration from London Heathrow Airport to New Tokyo International Airport via Charles De Gaulle Airport, France on Air France flight is 27 hours 15 minutes

Air France
Total flight duration
27 hours 15 minutes
LHR to CDG → 1 hour 15 minutes
CDG Stop 13 hours 55 minutes
CDG to NRT → 12 hours 5 minutes

Flight time from London, United Kingdom to airports near Tokyo, Japan

Direct flight and one stop flight time from London Heathrow Airport, London to airports nearest to Tokyo is given in the table below

JourneyDestination AirportsDurationStops
LHR - NGO Tokoname, Centrair Airport 19 hrs 40 mins1 Stop
LHR - NRT Tokyo, New Tokyo International Airport 11 hrs 40 minsNon-Stop

Airlines operating flights between London and Tokyo

London time is 8 hours behind Tokyo

Current time in London, United Kingdom : Tue, 22 Aug, 2017, 08:17 AM,
London Timezone: BST (+01:00)

Current time in Tokyo, Japan :, Tue, 22 Aug, 2017, 04:17 PM +09:00,
Tokyo Timezone: JST (+09:00)

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LHR to HND Flight - London Airport to Tokyo Airport Flight Route Map

Location of London Airport & Tokyo Airport is given below. Click the map to view London to Tokyo flight path and travel direction.

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