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
V Australia Airlines
9 hrs 50 mins
LAN Airlines
9 hrs 50 mins
Japan Airlines
9 hrs 50 mins
10 hrs

Flight time from Sydney to Tokyo via Guangzhou • SYD to HND via CAN

Flight duration from Kingsford Smith Airport to Tokyo Haneda International Airport via New Baiyun Airport, China on China Southern Airlines flight is 17 hours 35 minutes

SYD to CAN 9 hrs 45 mins
CAN Waiting Time 3 hrs 55 mins
CAN to HND 3 hrs 55 mins
Total Duration: 17 hrs 35 mins

Flight time from Sydney to Tokyo via Beijing • SYD to NRT via PEK

Flight duration from Kingsford Smith Airport to New Tokyo International Airport via Beijing Capital International Airport, China on Air China flight is 18 hours 40 minutes

SYD to PEK 11 hrs 50 mins
PEK Waiting Time 3 hrs 20 mins
PEK to NRT 3 hrs 30 mins
Total Duration: 18 hrs 40 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 1 hour ahead of Tokyo


Current time in Sydney, Australia : Sat, 21 Jul, 2018,
Sydney Timezone: AEST (+10:00)

05:55 PM

Current time in Tokyo, Japan :, Sat, 21 Jul, 2018,
Tokyo Timezone: JST (+09:00)

04:55 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.

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