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Singapore Airlines ramps up Tokyo schedule with 6th daily flight from December

An extra Tokyo 777-300ER flight from 28th December 2018 complements all-new cabin products on the route for the first time

Tokyo Skyline (Morio)

Good news for those of you likely to be in need of a post-Christmas ramen fix, Singapore Airlines is adding an extra daily flight to Tokyo Haneda airport from 28th December 2018.

The new flight SQ630, which departs Changi in the early evening and lands in Tokyo at 1am local time, will be operated by the 777-300ER Version 2 aircraft. It represents the 6th daily Singapore – Tokyo connection by the airline, two to Narita and four to Haneda.

On the return sector flight SQ639, which first operates on 29th December, offers a later overnight option than currently available with any airline on the Tokyo – Singapore route. Departure is at 2.30am landing into Changi after a good night’s sleep at a fairly civilised 9.15am.

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The 777-300ER will be used to fly the additional SIA Tokyo flights. (Photo: Julian Herzog)

The schedule

Here’s how the Singapore Airlines Tokyo flight schedule looks once this new service (in yellow highlight) is introduced.

HND – Tokyo (Haneda)
NRT – Tokyo (Narita)
SIN – Singapore (Changi)

Singapore to Tokyo

From 28th December 2018
Flight From / To Aircraft Days
SQ632 SIN0805 – HND1535 359 Daily
SQ12 SIN0920 – NRT1705 77W Daily
SQ634 SIN1405 – HND2140 77W Daily
SQ630 SIN1725 – HND0100* 77W Daily
SQ636 SIN2245 – HND0620* 77W Daily
SQ638 SIN2355 – NRT0730* 787 Daily

* Next day

Tokyo to Singapore

From 29th December 2018
Flight From / To Aircraft Days
SQ639 HND0230 – SIN0915 77W Daily
SQ631 HND0850 – SIN1525 77W Daily
SQ637 NRT1105 – SIN1745 787 Daily
SQ633 HND1640 – SIN2320 359 Daily
SQ11 NRT2055 – SIN0335* 77W Daily
SQ635 HND2250 – SIN0525* 77W Daily

* Next day

All 2013 / 2018 products

As you may have seen in our article yesterday the 2013 seat product is set to be the only 777-300ER configuration flying from 28th October as the final two 2006 configured aircraft are planned to be towed into the hangar for refitting that day.

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2013 Business Class seats will be the mainstay of SIA’s Tokyo flights come December 2018. (Photo: One Mile at a Time)

That not only means the 2013 First and Business Class seats and a Premium Economy cabin, it means Tokyo is exclusively served with either the 2013 First and Business Class cabin products (after 1st December 2018), or the 2018 RJ flat-bed regional Business Class on the 787-10 (to and from Narita).

This additional flight complements existing Boeing 777-300ER Version 2 and Airbus A350 flights on the Haneda route.

(Cover Photo: Morio)

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    1. Not an expert but options may be down to just taxi.. and unless…

      A) You’re so tight on time that you need to fly out of SIN after office hours for a meeting the next morning, potentially for just a day-trip (for whatever reason)… AND..

      B) Your company is picking up the Taxi bill..

      I wouldn’t take this flight.. “stressful”..

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