The cheapest times to fly from TUS to NRT are

  • January 8th to March 11th
  • April 2nd to May 13th (except the weeks of April 16th and April 30th)
  • September 10th to December 9th

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 TUS to NRT is early October. Prices can be as high as $1421 for Saturday flights during late June, or as low as $722 for Tuesday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Tokyo

Flying from Tucson, AZ (TUS) to Tokyo (NRT) will usually cost between $736 to $1265 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $722. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $1253. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $531 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $891 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TUS to NRT flight.

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

TUS to NRT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TUS to NRT flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Tucson. 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. 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 $187 (14%) 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 $885. Return trip prices are from the NRT to TUS 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 TUS to NRT 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 31 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Southern, Delta, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5857 miles or 9426 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TUS to NRT flight is about 11 hour 31 minutes.

How many flights go between Tucson, AZ and Tokyo?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 55 available flights from TUS to NRT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code TUS
Origination airport name Tucson International Airport
City Tucson, AZ
Country the United States
Latitude 32.1
Longitude -110.9

Return Airport

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


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