Tokyo - from May 2018

Tokyo

Japans capital Tokyo is the densest populated landmass on Earth, in the wider urban sprawl are living more than 37 Million people, a third of all Japanese. The perfect organization of this city is a testimonial to the planning and administration skills of the city council. Your comfortable Austrian flight will bring you to the airport Tokyo-Narita, from here you can catch a train to most of the many city districts. If you get out at Shinjuku, you will be on the most busy train station in the World, everyday three million people use this station. Nearby you can find the Imperial Park of Shinjuku, Shinjuku Gyoen. It is one of the most famous parks in Japan and a great place to enjoy the cherry blossom season, the Hanami Festival. In the Chiyoda district is the Imperial Palace, that you can visit for free. It is situated on the spot where the Edo Castle was once erected, the historic center of todays’ Tokyo. Even older is the Sensō-ji Shrine in the Taitō district. The fans of Japanese mangas and animes, the „otakus“, have their own big paradise in the Akihabara district. From cosplay costumes to the latest gaming craze, from gothic lolitas to Maid Cafés you will find everything this overcharged entertainment culture has to offer. The Harajuku district is the meeting point for the fashion craze of the city, here young people show off their outfits to each other, trying to top everyone else in multi-colored craziness. To get back some strength, eat one of the noodle soups, ramen, that are offered everywhere. Go to the Tsukiji Market, the biggest fish market in the world, and get the freshest sushi in the nearby food stands. If you want go for high-end food, indulge in the many star-studded Restaurants for the best food of Tokyo. Nightlife is happening in Roppongi, Shibuya or Ginza, but can move swiftly when the next fashionable places are discovered somewhere else. Have a great time in Tokyo, but don’t miss your Austrian flight back home!

Top Questions

When can I use my smartphone on board?
What are the conditions to change my booking online?
You can rebook online if...
  • ...you booked your ticket online at www.austrian.com.
  • ...your fare conditions allow rebooking.
  • ...the new flight has an Austrian Airlines flight number.
What booking details can I change?
  • the flight time
  • the date
  • the booking class of your ticket
What are the deadlines for rebooking?
  • fully flexible ticket up to 3 hours before departure
  • all other tickets up to 24 hours before departure
Is Wi-Fi available on board?
Yes, with myAustrian FlyNet, our on-board Wi-Fi. As of now, it is available on selected aircraft from our short-haul and medium-haul Airbus family.
Whether you are answering emails, sending WhatsApp messages to friends or streaming the latest videos, with myAustrian FlyNet you are always online, even above the clouds. You can connect to the wireless network directly after boarding and once cruising altitude is reached, you can choose from three different service packages.
How long before departure can I check in online?
You can check in online as much as 47 hours before departure. Overview of all Check-in times