Stronger Ties in the Skies. Launch of Japan Airlines and American Airlines Joint Business We will expand our networks between Japan and North America, and even beyond. Excellent network between Japan and North America! Smooth connecting flights to different cities of the U.S., Caribbean and Asia! NEW YORK Tokyo (Narita) - New York SAN DIEGO Tokyo(Narita)-San Diego BOSTON Tokyo(Narita)-Boston

JAL's North American network

JAL operate between Tokyo(Narita) and Boston, New York, Chicago, Los Angels, San Diego, Vancouver, and Tokyo(Haneda) and San Francisco.American airline operate between Tokyo(Narita) and Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles.

NEW YORK 
Tokyo (Narita) - New York

It will increase flight frequency on its Tokyo (Narita) - New York (JFK) route from 7 weekly roundtrip flights to 14 weekly roundtrip flights, starting March 30, 2014. The second daily flight from Tokyo (Narita) to New York (JFK) will depart Narita in the evening, and the return flight from New York will depart in the morning to provide customers with more travel options and convenience. Additionally, the new service will offer improved accessibility to and from South America, where demand for air travel is robustly growing. JAL's newest service will also significantly shorten transit times via New York for customers traveling to/from South America.

Flight Schedule October 30, 2016 - March 25, 2017

Flight Number Days of
Operation
Aircraft Dep. Time Arr. Time
JL006 Daily 777-300ER Tokyo(Narita) 11:00 New York 9:55
Daily
(October 30 - December 31, 2016)
Tokyo(Narita) 11:00 New York 9:45
JL004 Daily 787-8 Tokyo(Narita) 19:30 New York 18:25
Daily
(October 30-November 5, 2016)
Tokyo(Narita) 18:40 New York 17:25
Daily
(November 6-December 31, 2016)
Tokyo(Narita) 19:40 New York 18:25
Daily
( From March 12, 2017)
Tokyo(Narita) 18:30 New York 17:25
JL003 Daily 787-8 New York 9:15 Tokyo(Narita) 13:25+1
Daily
(October 30-November 5, 2016)
New York 8:15 Tokyo(Narita) 12:35+1
Daily
(November 6-December 31, 2016)
New York 9:15 Tokyo(Narita) 13:35+1
Daily
( From March 12, 2017)
New York 8:15 Tokyo(Narita) 12:25+1
JL005 Daily 777-300ER New York 12:15 Tokyo(Narita) 16:35+1
Daily
(October 30 - December 31, 2016)
New York 12:05 Tokyo(Narita) 16:35+1
  • Note: The schedule is as of November 1, 2016. All times are stated in local time.
  • Note: Flight schedules and aircraft are subject to change without notice.
  • +1: Arrives a day after the date of departure

Example 1: Access to South America (Departure from Narita)

To Connecting Flight Dep. Time (Narita) Transfer Time at JFK Arr. Time (Local) Travel Time
Sao Paulo JL004 19:30 4 hours 10 minutes 11:20+1 26 hours 55 minutes
JL006 11:00 7 hours 20 minutes 6:25+1 30 hours 10 minutes
Buenos Aires JL004 19:30 3 hours 34 minutes 10:41+1 28 hours 24 minutes
JL006 11:00 12 hours 4 minutes 10:41+1 36 hours 34 minutes

Example 2: Access to Japan via JFK (Departure from South America)

From Connecting Flight Dep. Time
(Local)
Transfer Time at JFK Arr. Time (Narita) Travel Time
Sao Paulo JL003 22:55 3 hours 5 minutes 13:35+1 27 hours 40 minutes
Buenos Aires JL005 22:50 4 hours 26 minutes 16:35+1 29 hours 45 minutes
  • As of October, 2016 the following is the arrival/departure schedule for flights on November 10, 2016. All times are stated in local time.
  • +1: Arrives a day after the date of departure

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SAN DIEGO Tokyo (Narita) - San Diego

Tokyo (Narita) - San Diego flights operate daily!

San Diego is situated on the coast to the far south of California, approximately 200 km south of Los Angeles. It is the second largest city in California and has the 8th largest population in America (approximately 1.38 million people). San Diego is convenient for the South California and Mexico region.

Flight Schedule October 30, 2016 - March 25, 2017

Flight Number Days of Operation Aircraft Dep. Time Arr. Time
JL066 Daily 787-8 Tokyo(Narita) 17:05 San Diego 9:45(9:55)
JL065 Daily 787-8 San Diego 11:50(11:40) Tokyo(Narita) 16:50+1
  • Note: The schedule is as of November 1, 2016. All times are stated in local time.
  • Note: Flight schedules and aircraft are subject to change without notice.
  • Note: Schedules in parentheses up to between October 30 - December 31, 2016.
  • +1: Arrives a day after the date of departure

San Diego is convenient for the South California and Mexico region!

From San Diego to Tijuana it takes approximately 30km which is 30min by car. From San Diego to La Jolla it takes approximately 20km which is 20min by car. From San Diego to Oceanside it takes approximately 60km which is 40min by car. From San Diego to Irvine it takes approximately 140km which is 1.5hr by car. From San Diego to Anaheim it takes approximately 150km which is 1.5hr by car.

The JAL San Diego service is extremely convenient for passengers travelling to southern California and Mexico, including Tijuana and other nearby cities, and allows us to offer you a smoother trip.
San Diego International Airport is also a compact airport, and travel both within the airport and out to the city can be accomplished quickly.
Close to cities and only about 15 minute car ride to the city center.

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Tokyo (Narita) - Boston

Tokyo(Narita)-Boston route launches

Operates daily service from Asia to Boston, one of America's leading global cities. There is also a substantial network flying onwards from Boston, with transfers to 18 cities East Coast of America, beyond Boston, available.

Flight Schedule October 30, 2016 - March 25, 2017

Flight Number Days of Operation Aircraft Dep. Time Arr. Time
JL008 Daily 787-9 Tokyo(Narita) 18:30 Boston 17:15(17:00)
JL007 Daily 787-9 Boston 12:40(12:30) Tokyo(Narita) 16:25+1
  • Note: The schedule is as of October 25, 2016. All times are stated in local time.
  • Note: Flight schedules and aircraft are subject to change without notice.
  • Note: Schedules in parentheses up to between October 31 - December 31, 2016.
  • +1: Arrives a day after the date of departure

Fly via Boston for the east coast of America!

Thanks to our alliance with American Airlines and JetBlue Airways, you can transfer from Boston on to 18 cities on the east coast of America!
Immigration and security checks take less time at Boston's compact, medium scale Logan Airport, and immigration procedures go more smoothly.
We provide a Japanese transfer map to make your transfer simple and easy to understand!

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CHICAGO Connections in Chicago have never been smoother.

The number of connecting flights from Japan to North America through Chicago has been in creased.

Only 85 minutes are required to transfer from JAL to American's North American flights and it makes connections ever smoother.

Return flights to Japan from cities throughout North America via Chicago are now more convenient.

JAL flights to Narita departs from Terminal 3, the same as American's North American flights, allowing smooth connections! The number of American's North American flights connecting to JAL Narita flights in two hours or less has been increased.

At Chicago O’Hare International Airport, enjoy the use of the American Airlines' lounge.

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LOS ANGELES Speedy connections at Los Angeles airport!

The operating schedule for American domestic flights departing and arriving in Los Angeles has been adjusted to reduce the wait times, allowing for speedy connections between American and JAL flights.

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Fares to North America are more plentiful!

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