Multi-City Flights to Japan
Every holiday starts with a flight and there are plenty of options for you to consider when you travel to Japan. The most popular choice is to complement a Japanese holiday with some time in Middle East, Hong Kong, Singapore, Bangkok, or Kuala Lumpur.
Which airlines fly to Japan via Dubai: Emirates
Dubai and Japan have one key thing in common: their fusion of modernity and tradition is a real thing of beauty. When you stopover in Dubai you can explore the high-rises and dine on glitzy brunches one day, and search for souvenirs in the local markets the next. If you want to unwind, there are man-made stretches of squeaky silica to choose from or, for a bit of an adventure, head out from the city on one of its popular sunset safaris.
Which airlines fly to Japan via Abu Dhabi: Etihad
Whether it's the leisure activities of Yas Island you want, or the Islamic culture and history that comes with landmarks like the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi is a diverse spot for a stopover. It's the perfect addition to your Japan holiday too, with both destinations showing a fantastic fusion of old and new.
Which airlines fly to Japan via Doha: Qatar Airways
Make the most of your journey with a stop in the capital of Qatar located on the coast of the Persian Gulf. Doha, the host of the 2022 World Cup, showcases a rapidly emerging city with deep heritage and traditonal souqs.
Wander through the incredible Souq Waqif, take a look at the world-class Museum of Islamic Art or indulge in a tour of the city developing right before your eyes.
Which airlines fly to Japan via Hong Kong: Cathay Pacific
One of Asia’s most prominent cities, Hong Kong is a complex mix of east meets west, where modern life and ancient tradition walk hand-in-hand. Streets are electric with activity, exhilarating markets offer bargains, towering skyscrapers light up the dramatic night skyline and a wealth of attractions beckon you to explore.
Proudly independent, with an inspired Chinese heritage, Hong Kong is so densely packed with things to see and do that you’ll want to come back to visit again and again. Our Travel Consultants can help you make the most of your time – no matter how brief the stopover.
Which airlines fly to Japan via Singapore: Singapore Airlines
We just love Singapore - whether you're sampling a Singapore Sling at Raffles, strolling through the treetops at Gardens by the Bay, or exploring family-friendly Sentosa Island, it's a great place to stopover en route to Japan.
Which airlines fly to Japan via Bangkok: Thai Airways
From colonial architecture to rooftop bars and foodie delights, this Southeast Asia stopover destination – with its head-whirling mix of old and new – has it all.
You can choose to see the sights – and there are plenty of treasures to discover in a day or two, or feast in one of the world’s best food cities. You may also decide to experience creative homemade infusions, admire the jaw-dropping views of the city lights of Vertigo and Moon Bar in the Banyan Tree hotel or pay a visit to the revolving observation deck of the Baiyoke Tower II. For first timers, a visit to the mother of all outdoor markets, Chatuchak, is a must. You can also head to Thai design maverick Senada Theory or do some silk shopping at Jim Thompson.
Which airlines fly to Japan via Kuala Lumpur: Malaysia Airlines
Kuala Lumpur, the capital of Malaysia, is one of Asia's favorite cities. Kuala Lumpur is a blend of a broad range of cultures, making it an extremely vibrant and exotic city that is incredibly modern and luxurious.
It is known for its Pertronas Twin Towers (the world's tallest twin towers), the Petaling Street flea market, and Batu Caves. The city's innovative restaurants and extravagant nightlife are world renowned; however, some of the simplest food stalls are where you might find the best meals. The fun part is discovering which one.