China Eastern Airlines gives an interesting solution to travellers that want to fly to Japan for reasonable fare and visit more interesting places on your way to Asia. You can decide to book (double) open-jaw flights and visit either London, Rome, Paris or Frankfurt. Thanks to longer stop-over in Shanghai on your return flight back to Europe you can visit another city during your trip. Open-jaw flights are currently available from £369 (€464).
To book the cheapest fare available you have to look for departures from Paris, Frankfurt or Rome. Your return flight has to be then to London. The cheapest flights we found are available in limited quantity and travel options between November 2014 and May 2015.
You may also consider to book double open-jaw flights, please refer to the booking sample below:
To check your connection possibilities within Europe we recommend to use service of Skyscanner. This tool gives you quickly an idea which low-cost airlines are connecting chosen city with your home town. You can then check via other booking agents or directly with airlines to find the cheapest fare available.
Booking sample of cheap open jaw flights to Japan from Europe for £369 (€464). In this case you would be departing from Paris to Tokyo on 15th of January. Your return flights from Japan back to London would take place on 2nd of February 2015.