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About Flights to Tokyo

Summary info about Tokyo flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

R8 733

Best Return Price

R10 691

Fastest flight time

22h 05m

Operated By

9 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Tokyo from South Africa in the last 72 hours is R8 733 (Cape Town Intl to Tokyo Narita).
The best return flight price to Tokyo from South Africa in the last 72 hours is R10 691 (Cape Town Intl to Tokyo Narita).
The fastest flight to Tokyo from South Africa takes 22h 05m (Cape Town Intl to Tokyo Narita).
There are 9 airlines operating flights to Tokyo, including Lufthansa, Air France and KLM.

Cheapest flights to Tokyo airports

Find the cheapest flights to these Tokyo airports from your nearest city or airport
Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport
Tokyo Narita Airport

CHEAPEST ROUTE FROM Johannesburg TO Tokyo

Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport (JNB) to Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT)

Typically, flights to Tokyo from Johannesburg are cheaper when flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Tokyo Narita, which has an average price of R13 377

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO TOKYO FROM JOHANNESBURG OR TAMBO AIRPORTAugust6% cheaperFlying from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Tokyo costs on average just R12 933 in August
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO TOKYO FROM JOHANNESBURG OR TAMBO AIRPORTDecember6% more expensiveIt costs about R14 591 for flights to Tokyo from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport in December
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO TOKYO FROM JOHANNESBURG OR TAMBO AIRPORTOctober435% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Tokyo from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport in October than any other month

When is the best time to fly to Tokyo?

Users booking trips to Tokyo from Cape Town found flights 7% cheaper than the average price of flights to Tokyo. To find the cheapest price to Tokyo from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.

In general, August is the cheapest month to fly from South Africa to Tokyo. Due to it being the ‘off-season’ during this time, you can expect flight prices to be around R12 933. The month of May is another great option to travel to Tokyo, with average flight prices from South Africa averaging around R13 028.

The best time to book a flight to Tokyo from South Africa is 24 days out, which is when prices tend to be around R13 752. However, in the past 72 hours, people saw flights from South Africa for as low as R10 691.

Our data shows that Tuesday is the least expensive day to fly to Tokyo. Tickets to fly out on this day can be as low as R13 401. Flights from South Africa to Tokyo on a Thursday will generally be more expensive and average around R14 016. Keep in mind that these prices on both days could fluctuate depending on the season and the demand.

At midday is the cheapest time of day to fly from South Africa to Tokyo when you can find flight prices for as low as R12 547. Flying to Tokyo at midday is an ideal time because this is during off-peak travel hours. In contrast, the most expensive time of day to depart to Tokyo is in the afternoon when prices are around R15 359.

Those flying to Tokyo could potentially find better pricing at Tokyo Narita Airport (56 km from Tokyo city centre), depending on the month and departure airport.

The cheapest airport near Tokyo is typically Tokyo Haneda Airport, with an average price of R16 560/person. These prices vary based on where travellers are coming from. It is suggested that travellers looking to save money try momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.

Yes, you can get a flight ticket to Tokyo Haneda if you want to reach Itabashi. It is the nearest Tokyo airport (25,8 km away).



Tokyo flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in South Africa to Tokyo found recently by users on momondo
Ethiopian Air
Oct 1
CPT10:35Cape Town Intl
22h 40m
2 stops
NRT9:15Tokyo Narita
Oct 31
NRT16:40Tokyo Narita
24h 05m
2 stops
CPT16:45Cape Town Intl
R10 691
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Ethiopian Air
Nov 1
JNB10:10Johannesburg OR Tambo
22h 30m
2 stops
NRT8:40Tokyo Narita
Nov 28
NRT15:40Tokyo Narita
23h 25m
2 stops
JNB15:05Johannesburg OR Tambo
R12 649
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SWISS
Nov 1
JNB16:25Johannesburg OR Tambo
29h 05m
1 stop
NRT21:30Tokyo Narita
Nov 28
NRT6:40Tokyo Narita
29h 40m
1 stop
JNB12:20Johannesburg OR Tambo
R13 881
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Turkish Airlines
Oct 1
CPT13:10Cape Town Intl
43h 10m
1 stop
HND8:20Tokyo Haneda
Oct 31
HND18:55Tokyo Haneda
44h 05m
1 stop
CPT15:00Cape Town Intl
R14 133
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Qatar Airways
Oct 1
CPT15:40Cape Town Intl
39h 55m
1 stop
NRT7:35Tokyo Narita
Oct 31
NRT17:55Tokyo Narita
38h 05m
1 stop
CPT8:00Cape Town Intl
R14 591
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Turkish Airlines
Nov 1
JNB15:20Johannesburg OR Tambo
41h 25m
1 stop
HND8:45Tokyo Haneda
Nov 28
HND17:55Tokyo Haneda
43h 00m
1 stop
JNB12:55Johannesburg OR Tambo
R14 781
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Find the cheapest one-way flights to Tokyo

If you're looking for one-way flights from South Africa to Tokyo, view some of our deals below provided by Ethiopian Air, KLM and Turkish Airlines
Ethiopian Air
Nov 1
CPT10:35Cape Town Intl
22h 05m
2 stops
NRT8:40Tokyo Narita
Ethiopian Air
Nov 1
CPT10:35Cape Town Intl
22h 05m
1 stop
NRT8:40Tokyo Narita
Turkish Airlines
Nov 1
CPT14:35Cape Town Intl
42h 10m
1 stop
HND8:45Tokyo Haneda

Which airlines fly to Tokyo?

Here you can see a selection of the most popular and cheapest airlines for flights to Tokyo

Which airlines fly to Tokyo?

For flights from South Africa to Tokyo, most momondo users will book with popular airlines such as Qatar Airways, Emirates, Cathay Pacific and Ethiopian Air. Depending on what airport you fly from, you may have other airlines to choose from.

Emirates Flights to Tokyo

7 Emirates flights head to Tokyo on average each week. Most will be flying from Dubai Intl to Tokyo, the most popular route that Emirates operates to Tokyo. Prices vary based on when and where you fly from - the cheapest Emirates flight to Tokyo found in the past 3 days on momondo was R12 020, departing from Cape Town Intl. Emirates is the most popular choice on momondo for this route and has been scored 8,6/10 by 118 of our users.

Singapore Airlines Flights to Tokyo

Singapore Airlines (8,4/10, 50 reviews) is also a popular choice for flights to Tokyo, with deals from as low as R13 280 from Cape Town Intl, return. With 25 Singapore Airlines flights to Tokyo on average each week, prices can vary significantly by origin and availability.


Airports near Tokyo

Below you will find all the airports in Tokyo along with their distance from the city centre

Popular routes to Tokyo

Most frequently searched flights to Tokyo along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
Johannesburg to Tokyo Flights
Fastest flight time22h 30m
Cheapest priceR12 649
Cape Town to Tokyo Flights
Fastest flight time22h 40m
Cheapest priceR10 691

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