Melbourne to Tokyo Flights

Melbourne (MEL) to Tokyo (TYO) Flight Information

Below are some common questions asked about this flight route:
  • When can I book the cheapest flight from Melbourne to Tokyo?

    Airlines adjust prices for plane tickets based on the day and time that you book your flight. After analyzing data from all airlines, we have discovered that the best days to book flights from Melbourne to Tokyo are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays.

  • What are the airlines flying from Melbourne to Tokyo?

    Airlines flying from Melbourne to Tokyo include Japan Airlines,Fiji Airways,Qantas Airways,Lan Airlines,Finnair.

  • What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Melbourne to Tokyo?

    Japan Airlines provides 58 of the non-stop flights between Melbourne and Tokyo.

  • How many airports are there in Tokyo?

    There are 3 airports in Tokyo - Haneda Airport,Narita International Airport,Yokota Air Base.

  • Average duration of direct flights:

    10h8m

  • Airports at destination:

    HND ,NRT ,OKO

  • Flight route:

    MEL ✈ TYO

  • Price starting from:

    From AU$909

Melbourne (MEL) to Tokyo (TYO) Flight Schedule

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Arrival
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MEL

09:05

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00:35

MEL

08:35

NRT

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09:20

MEL

17:40

NRT

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10:10

MEL

18:35

NRT

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Flight from Melbourne to Tokyo

The capital of Japan, Tokyo, is a city that must be visited once in your lifetime. Colourful Japanese lanterns, vibrant electronic boards and skyscrapers dot this beautiful city. Tokyo is a tourist paradise, and you’re sure to enjoy a wonderful time exploring this culturally rich city with family and friends.

Tip: It is often said that the fall season (late September to November) is the best time to visit Tokyo. However, the city does experience temperate weather throughout the year.

Getting to Tokyo

The city is serviced by Haneda Airport (HND), which is also one of the busiest airports in the world. The passenger terminals offer a variety of services, and the airport itself is well-connected to the rest of the city via the metro system, buses and other forms of public transport. Several flights operate the route. For a direct flight from Houston via Melbourne Airport (MEL), there are options from Scoot Airlines. To find a cheap flight to Tokyo from Melbourne, look for the connecting flights offered by Qantas, JAL and Air Asia X, among others.

Tip: It is important to note that Tokyo has a nine-hour time difference from GMT, so prepare yourself for any jet lag.

Enjoy a beautiful city

The Tokyo Skytree is one of the more popular tourist destinations in the city and is among the world’s tallest observation deck. If you’re a history lover, you can visit the Senso-Ji temple, which was built back in 645 and is an important religious centre – honouring the Goddess of Mercy.

The Imperial Palace is another great place to visit with its scenic gardens and beautiful architecture. It is also the home of the Emperor of Japan. The Meiji Jingu is a lovely forest that offers some respite from the noise of the city. This Shinto shrine also features a pretty iris garden.

To enjoy some of the local cultures, Odaiba is a great place to visit – with the waterfront and the sushi bars present there.

Tip: If you’re someone who loves Disney, you’re in for a treat! Tokyo’s Disneyland is one of the best in the world and features all the beautiful rides that will transport you back to childhood.

The best areas for accommodation

If you want to enjoy the beautiful nightlife and colours of the city, you should try finding a place to stay near Shinjuku and Ginza. If you’re looking at travelling to other parts of the city, try finding a location near Tokyo Station, Shibuya or even Asakusa.

Tip: For a fantastic stay, a room at one of the many various hotels in the city, where you’ll end up paying for just one bed in a bunk-bed type arrangement.

Melbourne to Tokyo flights are many and frequent, so customise your search to get the best prices for your travel dates. If you’d like to travel on a budget, combine your Melbourne-Tokyo flight booking with discount hotel reservations for great deals.

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Roundtrip vs One-Way Flights from Melbourne (MEL) to Tokyo (TYO)

There is usually no major price difference between buying a roundtrip flight versus a one-way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one-way flight from Melbourne(MEL) to Tokyo(TYO). However, booking a roundtrip flight is a simpler process. You can compare roundtrip and one-way flights by using our flight comparison tool.