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.

Departure
London
Arrival
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 US Airways)

Not looking for London, United Kingdom?

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

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.

Airline & JourneyDuration
American Airlines
LHR ➝ NRT
11 hrs 40 mins
Swiss International Air Lines
LHR ➝ NRT
11 hrs 40 mins
Air Malta
LHR ➝ NRT
11 hrs 45 mins
Brussels Airlines
LHR ➝ NRT
11 hrs 45 mins
Alitalia
LHR ➝ NRT
11 hrs 45 mins

Flight time from London to Tokyo via Istanbul • LHR to NRT via IST

Flight duration from London Heathrow Airport to New Tokyo International Airport via Ataturk Airport, Turkey on Turkish Airlines flight is 18 hours 35 minutes

LHR to IST 3 hrs 50 mins
IST Waiting Time 3 hrs 30 mins
IST to NRT 11 hrs 15 mins
Total Duration: 18 hrs 35 mins

Flight time from London to Tokyo via Moscow • LHR to NRT via SVO

Flight duration from London Heathrow Airport to New Tokyo International Airport via Sheremetyevo Airport, Russia on Aeroflot Russian Airlines flight is 28 hours 10 minutes

LHR to SVO 4 hrs
SVO Waiting Time 14 hrs 30 mins
SVO to NRT 9 hrs 40 mins
Total Duration: 28 hrs 10 mins

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 .

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

Journey ToStops & Duration
Tokyo, New Tokyo International Airport
LHR - NRT
11 hrs 40 mins
Non-Stop
Tokoname, Centrair Airport
LHR - NGO
19 hrs 40 mins
1 Stop

Airlines operating flights between London and Tokyo

London time is 9 hours behind Tokyo

 

Current time in London, United Kingdom : Thu, 22 Feb, 2018,
London Timezone: GMT (+00:00)

08:33 PM
 

Current time in Tokyo, Japan :, Fri, 23 Feb, 2018,
Tokyo Timezone: JST (+09:00)

05:33 AM

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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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