The cheapest times to fly from NRT to BCN are

  • October 22nd to March 25th (except the week of December 24th)

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 NRT to BCN is early to mid February. Prices can be as high as $1440 for Friday flights during early April, or as low as $711 for Tuesday flights around early to mid February.


When to Fly to Barcelona

Flying from Tokyo (NRT) to Barcelona (BCN) will usually cost between $711 to $1224 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid February with an average ticket price of $769. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early April, with an average price of $1225. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $456 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $900 can be considered a good price for a round-trip NRT to BCN flight.

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

NRT to BCN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the NRT to BCN flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Tokyo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Barcelona, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Tokyo. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $92 (9%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $872. Return trip prices are from the BCN to NRT 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 NRT to BCN can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 40 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking NRT to BCN

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 NRT to BCN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Hong Kong (NRT > HKG > BCN)

  • Price for both tickets: $791
  • Average savings: $110 (12.17%)

See NRT to ICN flights

Hack #2: Seoul (NRT > ICN > BCN)

  • Price for both tickets: $880
  • Average savings: $21 (2.28%)

See NRT to HKG flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from NRT to BCN? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 42 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Baltic, Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Air Seoul, Alitalia, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, EASTAR JET, EgyptAir, El Al, Emirates, Etihad, Eurowings, Finnair, Hong Kong Express, Iberia, JAL, Jeju Air, Jetstar, Jin Air, KLM, Korean Air, LOT, Lufthansa, Malaysia Airlines, Qatar Airways, S7, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, T’Way Air, Turkish Airlines, Ural Airlines, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Barcelona Airport to Narita International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6492 miles or 10448 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from NRT to BCN?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop NRT to BCN flight is about 12 hour 40 minutes.

How many flights go between Tokyo and Barcelona?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 81 available flights from NRT to BCN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code NRT
Origination airport name Narita International Airport
City Tokyo
Country Japan
Latitude 35.8
Longitude 140.4

Return Airport

Destination code BCN
Destination airport name Barcelona Airport
City Barcelona
Country Spain
Latitude 41.3
Longitude 2.1


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