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Travel Information between London and Tokyo

distanceDistance5926 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£1 - £497
fastestFastest modeFlight • £497 • 14 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAsiana

Travel 5926 miles by coach, flight, ferry or train to Tokyo from London. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Asiana among others. Travellers can even take a direct from London to Tokyo.

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Travel between London, United Kingdom and Tokyo, Japan is: Partially open.

Can travellers from United Kingdom enter Japan?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Tokyo from London?

Conditions of entry into Japan:

  • 3-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Tokyo, Japan?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Japan has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information was last checked on 04/08/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip from London to Tokyo.

The restriction level for your return to London, United Kingdom from Japan is: Fully open.

Is my journey back to London from Tokyo restricted?

Entry into United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Japan.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in London from Tokyo?

Conditions of reentry into United Kingdom:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in London, United Kingdom?

You should observe these safety measures in United Kingdom as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

This information about your return travel to United Kingdom was last checked on 08/08/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to London from Tokyo closer to your date of departure here.

You can travel between London and Tokyo 4 different ways: coach, flight, ferry or train.

Train services offer the cheapest way to get from London to Tokyo. Tickets for a train cost on average £1.

This is compared to other travel options to Tokyo:

A train is generally £496 less than a flight for the same journey. A flight costs on average £497 from London to Tokyo.

The fastest way to get to Tokyo from London is by flight with an average travel time of 14 h 5 min.

There are alternative travel options to Tokyo that can usually take longer:

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The distance from London to Tokyo is approximately 5926 miles.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from London to Tokyo:

  • Flights mostly depart from London Heathrow Airport and arrive in Tokyo Narita.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from London to Tokyo:

  • You can travel between London and Tokyo by flight with Asiana. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £497 with Asiana from London to Tokyo.
Looking to extend your trip from London to Tokyo? Many Omio customers who go from London to Tokyo usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Madrid or Berlin. If you're looking to explore Paris, Madrid or Berlin from Tokyo, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

Before travelling from London to Tokyo, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a plane ticket is £497 one way on average for this journey.
  • The price of a train ticket for this journey is on average £1 one way.

But we recommend booking London to Tokyo tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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