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Travelers usually depart from Heathrow, Gatwick, London Stansted, Luton, or London City when they travel from London to Tokyo. Book your trip to arrive at Narita International, Haneda, or Tokyo Train Station. The distance between London and Tokyo is 9601 km. The most popular airlines for this route are easyJet, Wizz Air, Turkish Airlines, British Airways, and Etihad Airways. London and Tokyo have 401 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Tokyo, consider visiting Tsukiji Fish Market, Japan, Shibuya Crossing, Tokyo, Japan, Great Buddha, Japan, and Toshogu Shrine.

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easyJetEZYU2YesOpens 720 days before flight
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Wizz AirWZZW6NoOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 3 hours before flight
Turkish AirlinesTHYTKYes0
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British AirwaysBAWBAYes0
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Japan COVID-19 travel restrictions

Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in Japan – 12/2022
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Most travelers from London, LHR can enter Japan, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions
  • Proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result is not required for vaccinated travelers with a booster dose
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of COVID-19 vaccination for Japan
  • Recommended Visit Japan Web application
  • Mandatory quarantine questionnaire
Additional information
  • Masks are recommended in public

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result is not required
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Japan in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

What is the flight distance between London and Tokyo?
The flight distance between London and Tokyo is 9601 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between London and Tokyo?
Several carriers operate flights between London and Tokyo. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include All Nippon Airways, British Airways, Japan Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from London?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as London and Lisbon, Istanbul, Athens, Tirana, Faro, Bucharest, Málaga, Larnaca, New York, Dubai, Tenerife, Alicante, Rome, Milan, Barcelona, Dublin, Amsterdam, Palma, Majorca, Tel Aviv, Madrid.
What are the most popular routes to and from Tokyo?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Tokyo and Taipei, Hong Kong, Bangkok, Manila, Singapore, Sydney, Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi, Kuala Lumpur, Cebu, Da Nang, Vancouver, New Delhi, Seoul, Chiang Mai, Sapporo, Jakarta, Perth, Melbourne, Phuket City.
Which airports are there in London?
London is mainly served by Heathrow. But there are other airports nearby, including Gatwick, London Stansted, Luton, London City, London Southend, RAF Northolt.
What airports are near London?
The main airport in London is Heathrow. It is also served by Birmingham, Bristol, East Midlands, Southampton, Cardiff, Bournemouth, Exeter, Norwich, Humberside, Coventry.
What airports are near Tokyo?
The main airport in Tokyo is Narita International. It is also served by Shizuoka, Matsumoto, Ibaraki, Fukushima.
What buses and trains depart from London?
A number of bus and train companies depart from London, including National Express.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between London and Tokyo?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between London and Tokyo thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between London and Tokyo can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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