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


Flight time from Sydney to Tokyo is 9 hours 35 minutes

Non-Stop flight duration from SYD to HND is 9 hours 35 minutes (Operated by All Nippon Airways)

The nearest airport to Sydney, is Kingsford Smith Airport (SYD) and the nearest airport to Tokyo, is Tokyo Haneda International Airport (HND)

Distance from Sydney to Tokyo is approximately 7820 kilometers.

Flights from Sydney to Tokyo • Airlines & Flight Duration

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

Airline & JourneyDuration
All Nippon Airways
9 hrs 35 mins
Japan Airlines
9 hrs 50 mins
V Australia Airlines
9 hrs 50 mins
10 hrs
Air New Zealand
10 hrs

Flight time from Sydney to Tokyo via Ho Chi Minh City • SYD to NRT via SGN

Flight duration from Kingsford Smith Airport to New Tokyo International Airport via Tan Son Nhat International Airport, Vietnam on Vietnam Airlines flight is 22 hours 10 minutes

SYD to SGN 8 hrs 45 mins
SGN Waiting Time 8 hrs 10 mins
SGN to NRT 5 hrs 15 mins
Total Duration: 22 hrs 10 mins

Flight time from Sydney to Tokyo via Singapore • SYD to HND via SIN

Flight duration from Kingsford Smith Airport to Tokyo Haneda International Airport via Changi Airport, Singapore on Singapore Airlines flight is 28 hours 30 minutes

SYD to SIN 8 hrs 10 mins
SIN Waiting Time 13 hrs 45 mins
SIN to HND 6 hrs 35 mins
Total Duration: 28 hrs 30 mins

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

Non-stop flight time from Sydney to Tokyo is around 10 hours 15 minutes.

Fastest one-stop flight between Sydney and Tokyo takes close to 12 hours . However, some airlines could take as long as 39 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

This is the average non-stop flight time from any of the two airports in Sydney to airports in Tokyo.

Apparantly, connecting flights and direct flights with stopover take longer time than non-stop flights. In such cases, Sydney - 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 55 mins to 24 hrs .

Flight time from Sydney, Australia to airports near Tokyo, Japan

Direct flight and one stop flight time from Kingsford Smith Airport, Sydney to airports nearest to Tokyo is given in the table below

Journey ToStops & Duration
Tokyo, New Tokyo International Airport
9 hrs 50 mins
Tokoname, Centrair Airport
23 hrs 35 mins
1 Stop

Airlines operating flights between Sydney and Tokyo

Sydney time is 2 hours ahead of Tokyo


Current time in Sydney, Australia : Wed, 17 Jan, 2018,
Sydney Timezone: AEDT (+11:00)

04:28 AM

Current time in Tokyo, Japan :, Wed, 17 Jan, 2018,
Tokyo Timezone: JST (+09:00)

02:28 AM

SYD to HND Flight - Sydney Airport to Tokyo Airport Flight Route Map

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

Find flying time from Kingsford Smith Airport or Sydney or any other airport or city in Australia to various other destinations around the world using this flight time calculator.

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