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.

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Flight time from Sydney to Tokyo is 9 hours 25 minutes

Non-Stop flight duration from SYD to HND is 9 hours 25 minutes (Operated by Qantas)

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

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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
9 hrs 25 mins
All Nippon Airways
9 hrs 35 mins
Japan Airlines
9 hrs 45 mins
LAN Airlines
9 hrs 50 mins
Air New Zealand
10 hrs

Flight time from Sydney to Tokyo via Seoul • SYD to NRT via ICN

Flight duration from Kingsford Smith Airport to New Tokyo International Airport via Incheon International Airport, South Korea on Korean Air flight is 13 hours 45 minutes

Korean Air SYD to ICN
10 hrs 40 mins
 Waiting Time
55 mins
2 hrs 10 mins
Total Duration:
13 hrs 45 mins

Flight time from Sydney to Tokyo via Los Angeles • SYD to NRT via LAX

Flight duration from Kingsford Smith Airport to New Tokyo International Airport via Los Angeles International Airport, United States on Delta Air Lines flight is 30 hours 45 minutes

Delta Air Lines SYD to LAX
13 hrs 40 mins
 Waiting Time
5 hrs 25 mins
11 hrs 40 mins
Total Duration:
30 hrs 45 mins

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

Non-stop flight time from Sydney to Tokyo is around 9 hours to 11 hours .

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

JourneyDestination AirportsDurationStops
SYD - NGO Tokoname, Centrair Airport 23 hrs 35 mins 1 Stop
SYD - NRT Tokyo, New Tokyo International Airport 9 hrs 45 mins Non-Stop

Airlines operating flights between Sydney and Tokyo

Sydney time is 2 hours ahead of Tokyo

Current time in Sydney, Australia : Mon, 17 Jan, 2022,
Sydney Timezone: AEDT (+11:00)

09:35 PM

Current time in Tokyo, Japan :, Mon, 17 Jan, 2022,
Tokyo Timezone: JST (+09:00)

07:35 PM

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.

A list of major Cities/Airports around the world is given below. Click on any of the airport names given below to find the flight distance from Sydney to those airports.