The cheapest times to fly from HND to LGW are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • May 7th to June 17th
  • October 22nd to December 2nd (except the week of October 29th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from HND to LGW is late May. Prices can be as high as $2015 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $973 for Monday flights around late May.


When to Fly to London

Flying from Tokyo (HND) to London (LGW) will usually cost between $973 to $1299 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May with an average ticket price of $978. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1606. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $628 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1035 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HND to LGW flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the HND to LGW route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

HND to LGW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HND to LGW flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Tokyo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LGW, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into HND. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $106 (9%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1033. Return trip prices are from the LGW to HND flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from HND to LGW can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 44 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from HND to LGW while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: London Heathrow Airport (LHR) in London

  • 25 miles (40 km) away from LGW
  • Usually 9.18% less expensive than LGW
  • Nonstop flights available

See HND to LHR flights


Flight Hacking HND to LGW

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from HND to LGW — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Paris (HND > CDG > LGW)

  • Price for both tickets: $827
  • Average savings: $208 (20.1%)

See HND to HKG flights

Hack #2: Hong Kong (HND > HKG > LGW)

  • Price for both tickets: $993
  • Average savings: $43 (4.11%)

See HND to CDG flights

Hack #3: Amsterdam (HND > AMS > LGW)

  • Price for both tickets: $999
  • Average savings: $36 (3.48%)

See HND to AMS flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from HND to LGW? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 24 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Baltic, Air Canada, Air China, Air Dolomiti, Air France, Air Malta, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, British Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, Emirates, Eurowings, Iberia, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from London Gatwick Airport to Tokyo International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5972 miles or 9611 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from HND to LGW?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HND to LGW flight is about 11 hour 44 minutes.

How many flights go between Tokyo and London?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 44 available flights from HND to LGW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code HND
Origination airport name Tokyo International Airport
City Tokyo
Country Japan
Latitude 35.6
Longitude 139.8

Return Airport

Destination code LGW
Destination airport name London Gatwick Airport
City London
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 51.1
Longitude -0.2


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