Cheap flights from the United States to Japan

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May 24 — May 311

How far in advance should I book a flight from USA to Japan?

Users have found that booking a flight from USA to Japan at least 45 days early can save you up to 29% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 45 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from USA to Japan for as little as $642 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $865 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from USA to Japan?

The best pricing can be found in the month of April. Prices to Japan from USA average $629. You can even find prices in April for less than $629, as users have found deals to Japan from as low as $341. The month of July appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Japan from USA. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 27%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from USA to Japan (US - JP)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from USA to Japan as you normally would.

Cheap flights from USA to Japan in May, June 2022

The best prices found for USA to Japan flights for May, June
May 20 - May 31
LAX

Los Angeles

NRT

Tokyo Narita

Nonstop

11h 25m
NRT

Tokyo Narita

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

10h 15m
$579

United Airlines

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Deal found 17/5/22

May 24 - Aug 3
LAX

Los Angeles

NRT

Tokyo Narita

Nonstop

11h 25m
NRT

Tokyo Narita

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

10h 15m
$581

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 16/5/22

May 24 - Aug 4
LAX

Los Angeles

NRT

Tokyo Narita

Nonstop

11h 25m
NRT

Tokyo Narita

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

10h 15m
$582

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 16/5/22

USA to Japan 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Japan from USA found for this year
Oct 19 - Nov 1
LAX

Los Angeles

NRT

Tokyo Narita

1 stop

14h 30m
NRT

Tokyo Narita

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

19h 42m
$501

Air Canada

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Deal found 18/5/22

Sep 4 - Sep 12
LAX

Los Angeles

NRT

Tokyo Narita

2 stops

29h 20m
NRT

Tokyo Narita

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

40h 39m
$517

Air Canada

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Deal found 16/5/22

Oct 26 - Nov 9
LAX

Los Angeles

NRT

Tokyo Narita

2 stops

54h 00m
NRT

Tokyo Narita

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

44h 42m
$526

Air Canada

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Deal found 16/5/22

Cheap Air Canada flights from USA to Japan

Oct 5 - Oct 12
LAX

Los Angeles

NRT

Tokyo Narita

1 stop

14h 30m
NRT

Tokyo Narita

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

14h 12m
$493

Air Canada

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Deal found 16/5/22

Oct 8 - Oct 10
LAX

Los Angeles

NRT

Tokyo Narita

1 stop

14h 30m
NRT

Tokyo Narita

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

22h 17m
$501

Air Canada

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Deal found 16/5/22

Sep 4 - Sep 12
LAX

Los Angeles

NRT

Tokyo Narita

2 stops

29h 20m
NRT

Tokyo Narita

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

40h 39m
$517

Air Canada

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Deal found 16/5/22

Cheap ZIPAIR flights from USA to Japan

Oct 1 - Oct 8
LAX

Los Angeles

NRT

Tokyo Narita

Nonstop

11h 35m
NRT

Tokyo Narita

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

9h 50m
$544

ZIPAIR

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Deal found 17/5/22

Sep 1 - Sep 15
LAX

Los Angeles

NRT

Tokyo Narita

Nonstop

11h 10m
NRT

Tokyo Narita

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

10h 15m
$545

ZIPAIR

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Deal found 17/5/22

Sep 6 - Sep 15
LAX

Los Angeles

NRT

Tokyo Narita

Nonstop

11h 10m
NRT

Tokyo Narita

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

10h 15m
$548

ZIPAIR

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Deal found 17/5/22

Non-stop flights to Japan from USA

Save time with USA to Japan direct flight deals
Sep 18 - Oct 1
LAX

Los Angeles

NRT

Tokyo Narita

Nonstop

11h 45m
NRT

Tokyo Narita

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

9h 50m
$528

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 16/5/22

Sep 15 - Sep 23
LAX

Los Angeles

NRT

Tokyo Narita

Nonstop

11h 45m
NRT

Tokyo Narita

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

10h 15m
$529

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 16/5/22

Oct 2 - Oct 8
LAX

Los Angeles

NRT

Tokyo Narita

Nonstop

11h 35m
NRT

Tokyo Narita

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

9h 50m
$530

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 16/5/22

Last minute flights from USA to Japan

Late deals on return flights to Japan from USA, departing today and this week
May 25 - Jun 21
LAX

Los Angeles

NRT

Tokyo Narita

Nonstop

11h 25m
NRT

Tokyo Narita

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

10h 15m
$579

United Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 18/5/22

May 24 - Aug 3
LAX

Los Angeles

NRT

Tokyo Narita

Nonstop

11h 25m
NRT

Tokyo Narita

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

10h 15m
$581

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 16/5/22

May 24 - Aug 4
LAX

Los Angeles

NRT

Tokyo Narita

Nonstop

11h 25m
NRT

Tokyo Narita

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

10h 15m
$582

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 16/5/22

One-way flights to Japan from USA

The cheapest one-way flights from USA to Japan
Sep 8
LAX

Los Angeles

NRT

Tokyo Narita

1 stop

29h 30m
$258

Air Canada

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Deal found 18/5/22

Sep 5
LAX

Los Angeles

NRT

Tokyo Narita

1 stop

14h 30m
$266

Air Canada

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Deal found 16/5/22

Oct 13
LAX

Los Angeles

NRT

Tokyo Narita

1 stop

14h 30m
$270

Air Canada

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Deal found 16/5/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about USA to Japan flights.

What airports serve USA to Japan flights?

Travelers who are going to Japan from the USA will have many different options. Some of the airports that offer flights to Japan include Los Angeles International Airport, O’Hare International Airport, and Detroit Wayne County Airport. Wayne County Airport is located in a suburb of Detroit and is one of the largest airline hubs in the USA. The airport has four primary runways, two crosswind runways, two terminals, and 129 gates. The most common destination from Detroit into Japan is Tokyo Haneda Airport. This airport is nine miles from Tokyo and a hub for Japan Airlines, StarFlyer, Air Do, and other airlines.

Which airlines fly directly from the USA to Japan?

For travelers who are going into Tokyo, there is an assortment of direct flights available. Kona Airport in Hawaii offers nonstop flights to Tokyo Narita Airport that last around 10h 15m-11h 55m. Direct flights into Tokyo are also found in Chicago through Japan Airlines, All Nippon Airways, and American Airlines. Nonstop flights going to Osaka can be found at Seattle / Tacoma International Airport which goes through Delta Airlines or travelers can leave through San Francisco Airport to Osaka Kansai Airport through United Airlines or All Nippon Airways. In most cases, direct flights to this destination will be much more expensive than stopover flights.

What are the stopover options between the USA to Japan?

If you are traveling from San Francisco International to Kansai Airport, there are also dozens of stopover flights that touch down at least once during the flight. Many of these flights go down in locations including Seoul Incheon International Airport, Taipei Taiwan Taoyuan Airport, or Shanghai Pu Dong Airport. Plenty of stopover flights also exist to Tokyo. From San Diego International Airport, these flights may make a stop in Los Angeles International Airport, San Francisco International Airport, or Seattle / Tacoma International Airport. These flights can be as short at 13h 55m and as long as nearly 27h 00m.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from the USA to Japan?

Going to Japan from the USA by air requires both a passport and proof of a return ticket. You will not need a visa to travel on these flights and your passport only needs to be valid for the length of your stay.

Which airlines flying from United States to Japan have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from United States to Japan have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Japan Airlines, ANA, and Air China are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Japan Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from USA to Japan for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from USA to Japan for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air Canada for just $493, but on average you can expect to pay $532.

Are there nonstop flights from USA to Japan for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from USA to Japan under $600. A good price for a nonstop flight from USA to Japan is less than $548.

Are there last-minute flights available from USA to Japan for under $600?

There are currently 20+ open flights from USA to Japan within the next 7 days for less than $600.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from USA to Japan one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Air Canada, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $258. Japan Airlines flights start at $275 while deals on ZIPAIR start at $276 one-way.

Destination points for flights from USA to Japan

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Top 5 airlines flying from USA to Japan

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from USA to Japan choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$9Average$16FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$72Average$80FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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JetBlueCheapest$72Average$90FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$77Average$1,230FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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China SouthernCheapest$386Average$971FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from USA to Japan

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33%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
58%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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