Melbourne to Tokyo Flights

Melbourne to Tokyo Flight Info

Peak season for travel

March
AU$391

Off-season for travel

June
AU$407

Cheapest return ticket price

AU$1,156
Melbourne(AVV) ⇒ Tokyo(NRT)

Cheapest direct flight price

AU$686
Melbourne(MEL) ⇒ Tokyo(HND)

Frequently Asked Questions

  • When are flight tickets from Melbourne (MEL) to Tokyo (TYO) the cheapest?

    Airlines adjust prices for flights from Melbourne to Tokyo based on the date and time of your booking. By analyzing data from all airlines, on Trip.com, you can find the lowest flight prices on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays.
  • How much do flights from Melbourne (MEL) to Tokyo (TYO) cost?

    According to Trip.com's data, the lowest price is around AU$2,076.
  • How long does it take to fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Tokyo (TYO)?

    It takes about 10 hours 8 minutes to fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Tokyo (TYO).
  • What is the transportation method from the main airport to downtown in Tokyo?

    • The distance from Narita International Airport to downtown is about 57km, by taxi about 1 hour 10 minutes.
    • The distance from Haneda Airport to downtown is about 13km, by taxi about 30 minutes.
  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Tokyo (TYO)?

    Airlines with flights from Melbourne (MEL) to Tokyo (TYO): Japan Airlines, Qantas Airways, Finnair, Fiji Airways and Lan Airlines.
  • What's the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Melbourne (MEL) to Tokyo (TYO)?

    Japan Airlines operates 56 non-stop flights from Melbourne (MEL) to Tokyo (TYO).
  • How many airports are there in Tokyo (TYO)?

    There are 3 airport(s) near Tokyo (TYO): Haneda Airport, Narita International Airport and Yokota Air Base.
  • What are some travel guidelines for Tokyo during the COVID19 pandemic?

    Entry restrictions and flight schedule changes and cancellations are frequently updated and subject to change. If you plan to travel to Tokyo, please obtain the most updated information from the airline you plan to book your travels with. You can also refer to COVID19 Country/Region Entry Restrictions for more information.
  • Which airlines offer free date changes for flights to this city during the COVID19 pandemic?

    There are no airlines with flights to this city that provide this service. Please use this information as a reference only and confirm with the airline prior to booking.

Melbourne (MEL) to Tokyo (TYO) Flight Schedule

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Arrival
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00:05

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.

To experience some of the best in historical architecture and anime mania, visit Tokyo with Trip.com.