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How far is London from Tokyo?

Distance between Tokyo (Narita International Airport) and London (London Heathrow Airport) is 5975 miles / 9615 kilometers / 5192 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 11 hours 48 minutes.

Narita International Airport – London Heathrow Airport

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Distance from Tokyo to London

There are several ways to calculate distance from Tokyo to London. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5974.619 miles
  • 9615.218 kilometers
  • 5191.802 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 5959.905 miles
  • 9591.537 kilometers
  • 5179.016 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

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

Estimated flight time from Narita International Airport to London Heathrow Airport is 11 hours 48 minutes.

What is the time difference between Tokyo and London?

The time difference between Tokyo and London is 9 hours. London is 9 hours behind Tokyo.
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Flight carbon footprint between Narita International Airport (NRT) and London Heathrow Airport (LHR)

On average flying from Tokyo to London generates about 713 kg of CO2 per passenger, 713 kilograms is equal to 1 572 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Tokyo to London

Shortest flight path between Narita International Airport (NRT) and London Heathrow Airport (LHR).

Airport information

Origin Narita International Airport
City: Tokyo
Country: Japan Flag of Japan
IATA Code: NRT
ICAO Code: RJAA
Coordinates: 35°45′52″N, 140°23′9″E
Destination London Heathrow Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LHR
ICAO Code: EGLL
Coordinates: 51°28′14″N, 0°27′42″W

Airlines flying from Tokyo (NRT) to London (LHR)

All Nippon Airways
British Airways
Japan Airlines
Virgin Atlantic Airways