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There are 8 ways to get from New York to Tokyo by plane or train

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Fly Newark to Tokyo Haneda  •  17h 1m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) EWR - HND

¥30247 - ¥103041

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Fly New York JFK to Tokyo Haneda  •  17h 8m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) JFK - HND

¥47916 - ¥132357

Fly Newark to Tokyo Narita, train  •  17h 51m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Tokyo Narita (NRT) EWR - NRT
  2. Take the train from Narita Airport Terminal 2·3 Station to Tokyo station

¥54497 - ¥126971

Fly New York La Guardia to Tokyo Haneda  •  19h 27m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) LGA - HND

¥56131 - ¥151761

Fly New York JFK to Tokyo Narita, train  •  18h 43m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Tokyo Narita (NRT) JFK - NRT
  2. Take the train from Narita Airport Terminal 2·3 Station to Tokyo station

¥69166 - ¥186287

Fly New York La Guardia to Tokyo Narita, train  •  22h 22m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Tokyo Narita (NRT) LGA - NRT
  2. Take the train from Narita Airport Terminal 2·3 Station to Tokyo station

¥53381 - ¥155691

Train to Washington Dulles, fly to Tokyo Haneda  •  21h 33m

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to New Carrollton Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) IAD - HND

¥52679 - ¥89931

Fly Newark to Toyama, train  •  25h 58m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Toyama (TOY) EWR - TOY
  2. Take the train from Toyama to Tokyo

¥60617 - ¥136741

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Tokyo is to fly which costs $450 - $1,300 and takes 17h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Tokyo is to fly which costs $280 - $1,000 and takes 17h 1m.

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The distance between New York and Tokyo is 10845 km.

It takes approximately 17h 1m to get from New York to Tokyo, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Tokyo Haneda Airport is the direct flight which takes 13h 55m.

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Tokyo is 13h ahead of New York. It is currently 2:16 PM in New York and 3:16 AM in Tokyo.

Air Canada, American Airlines, Scandinavian Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Newark Airport to Tokyo Haneda Airport.

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There are 1205+ hotels available in Tokyo. Prices start at ¥10000 per night.

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  • Distance: 10845.3 km
  • Duration: 17h 1m

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Tokyo, Japan?

United Airlines, Air Canada and four other airlines fly from New York to Tokyo every 2 hours.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Newark to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥160000 - ¥380000
Flights from Newark to Tokyo Haneda via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥160000 - ¥380000
Flights from New York JFK to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥170000 - ¥280000
Flights from Newark to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥50000 - ¥120000
Flights from Newark to Tokyo Narita via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
18h 37m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥60000 - ¥190000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tokyo Haneda via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥160000 - ¥380000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tokyo Haneda via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥160000 - ¥380000
Flights from New York JFK to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
¥65000 - ¥230000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tokyo Narita via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥65000 - ¥240000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tokyo Narita via Denver
Ave. Duration
18h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥60000 - ¥140000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
14h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥120000 - ¥240000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Tokyo Haneda via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥120000 - ¥260000
Flights from Newark to Toyama via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥49000 - ¥120000
Flights from Newark to Toyama via Chicago O'Hare, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
23h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥50000 - ¥120000
Flights from Newark to Toyama via Los Angeles, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
24h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥65000 - ¥240000
Flights from Newark to Toyama via Toronto, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥50000 - ¥130000
Flights from Newark to Toyama via Copenhagen, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
21h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥80000 - ¥160000
Flights from Newark to Toyama via Washington Dulles, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
21h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥60000 - ¥210000
Flights from Newark to Toyama via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
22h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥46000 - ¥130000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥160000 - ¥380000
Flights from Newark to Tokyo Haneda via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥160000 - ¥380000
Flights from New York JFK to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥170000 - ¥280000
Flights from Newark to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥50000 - ¥120000
Flights from Newark to Tokyo Narita via Denver
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥55000 - ¥130000
Flights from Newark to Tokyo Narita via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
18h 37m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥60000 - ¥190000
Flights from Newark to Tokyo Narita via Houston
Ave. Duration
19h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥55000 - ¥140000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tokyo Haneda via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥160000 - ¥410000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tokyo Haneda via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥160000 - ¥380000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tokyo Haneda via Houston
Ave. Duration
20h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥160000 - ¥430000
Flights from New York JFK to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
¥65000 - ¥230000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tokyo Narita via Denver
Ave. Duration
17h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥60000 - ¥140000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tokyo Narita via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥65000 - ¥240000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
14h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥120000 - ¥240000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Tokyo Haneda via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥120000 - ¥260000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Tokyo Haneda via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥120000 - ¥260000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Tokyo Haneda via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥44000 - ¥85000
Flights from Newark to Tokyo Haneda via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥44000 - ¥95000
Flights from New York JFK to Tokyo Haneda via Seattle
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥48000 - ¥95000
Flights from New York JFK to Tokyo Haneda via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥48000 - ¥95000
Flights from New York JFK to Tokyo Haneda via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥48000 - ¥100000
Flights from New York JFK to Tokyo Haneda via Portland
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥48000 - ¥95000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tokyo Haneda via Detroit
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥49000 - ¥95000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tokyo Haneda via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥49000 - ¥110000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tokyo Haneda via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥49000 - ¥95000
Flights from New York JFK to Tokyo Narita via Incheon
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥80000 - ¥160000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Tokyo Haneda via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥50000 - ¥100000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Tokyo Haneda via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
18h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥50000 - ¥110000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Tokyo Haneda via Detroit
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥50000 - ¥100000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to Tokyo Haneda via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥140000 - ¥500000
Flights from New York JFK to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥160000 - ¥250000
Flights from New York JFK to Tokyo Haneda via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥140000 - ¥240000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tokyo Haneda via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥140000 - ¥500000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tokyo Haneda via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
19h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥160000 - ¥320000
Flights from New York JFK to Tokyo Narita via San Diego
Ave. Duration
18h 20m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥65000 - ¥190000
Flights from New York JFK to Tokyo Narita via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥65000 - ¥180000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tokyo Narita via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥50000 - ¥150000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tokyo Narita via Boston
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥65000 - ¥170000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tokyo Narita via Philadelphia, Seattle
Ave. Duration
20h 50m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥65000 - ¥180000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tokyo Narita via Charlotte, Seattle
Ave. Duration
20h 50m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥65000 - ¥180000
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Newark to Tokyo Haneda via Toronto
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥55000 - ¥330000
Flights from Newark to Tokyo Narita via Montreal
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥50000 - ¥130000
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from New York JFK to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥160000 - ¥250000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tokyo Haneda via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
19h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥160000 - ¥320000
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Newark to Tokyo Haneda via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥85000 - ¥170000
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from New York JFK to Tokyo Narita via Incheon
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥80000 - ¥160000
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from New York JFK to Tokyo Narita via Wuhan
Ave. Duration
20h 45m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
¥90000 - ¥170000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from New York JFK to Tokyo Narita via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
21h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥70000 - ¥200000
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from New York JFK to Tokyo Narita via Manila
Ave. Duration
22h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥85000 - ¥170000
Train operators
Narita Express (N'EX)
Website
jreast.co.jp
Train from Narita Airport Terminal 2·3 Station to Tokyo station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
¥2800 - ¥4700
Website
https://www.jreast.co.jp/e/nex/
Reserved Seat
¥2800 - ¥3300
Green Seat (First Class)
¥4200 - ¥4700
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to New Carrollton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥6500 - ¥13000
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
¥6500 - ¥13000
Business Class Seat
¥10000 - ¥19000
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to New Carrollton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
¥4000 - ¥6000
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
¥4000 - ¥6000
Premium
¥22000 - ¥30000
Flexi Coach Seat
¥6500 - ¥10000
Business Seat
¥6500 - ¥10000
Japan Railways Shinkansen

Japan’s famous bullet trains, operated by Japan Rail, are known for their comfort, punctuality and efficiency. They run at speeds of up to 320km/h and connect most of the country’s major cities. Most shinkansen trains offer two classes – Ordinary and Green Car – although some also offer Gran Class (comparable to first class). Seat reservations can be made on all trains for a small fee, although it’s not mandatory apart from on a handful of routes.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Toyama to Tokyo
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥9500 - ¥14000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥9500 - ¥13000
Reserved seat
¥11000 - ¥14000
Green seat
¥14000 - ¥19000

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