There are 5 ways to get from JR Namba to Universal Studios Japan by train, subway, taxi or foot

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, subway  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from Osaka-Namba to Kujo(Osaka) Hanshin Namba
  2. Take the subway from Kujo(Osaka) to Osakako OsakaMetro Chuo

$3 - $4

Cheapest option

Subway  •  56 min

  1. Take the subway from Namba(Subway) to Hommachi OsakaMetro Yotsubashi / ...
  2. Take the subway from Hommachi to Osakako OsakaMetro Chuo

$2 - $3

3 alternative options

Train, subway via Shinimamiya  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from Jr-Namba to Shinimamiya
  2. Take the train from Shinimamiya to Bentencho
  3. Take the subway from Bentencho to Osakako

$3 - $4

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from JR Namba to Universal Studios Japan 7.5 miles

$40 - $50

Walk  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Walk from JR Namba to Universal Studios Japan 5.5 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from JR Namba to Universal Studios Japan is to subway which costs ¥170 - ¥310 and takes 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from JR Namba to Universal Studios Japan is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs ¥4500 - ¥5500.

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The distance between JR Namba and Universal Studios Japan is 6 km.

It takes approximately 55 min to get from JR Namba to Universal Studios Japan, including transfers.

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What companies run services between JR Namba, Japan and Universal Studios Japan?

There is no direct connection from JR Namba to Universal Studios Japan. However, you can take the walk to Osaka-Namba, take the train to Kujo(Osaka), take the subway to Osakako, then take the walk to Universal Studios Japan. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from JR Namba to Universal Studios Japan via Namba(Subway), Hommachi, and Osakako in around 56 min.

Train operators
Hanshin Railways
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Osaka-Namba to Kujo(Osaka)
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of the main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. There are several rail passes on offer for customers such as the Hokkaido Pass, the JR West Rail Pass, JR East Pass, Shikoku Pass, Kyushu Pass and Flex Japan Tourist Pass.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Subway from Kujo(Osaka) to Osakako
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Subway from Namba(Subway) to Hommachi
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Subway from Hommachi to Osakako
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Jr-Namba to Shinimamiya
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Shinimamiya to Bentencho
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Subway from Bentencho to Osakako
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Taxi from JR Namba to Universal Studios Japan
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Sakura Taxi
Phone
+81 6-6452-0055
Website
sakurataxi.co.jp
Tokyo MK Taxi
Phone
+81 50-3786-6001
Website
mktaxi-japan.com
Kokusai Kogyo
Phone
+81 120-5931-08
Website
kkg-osaka.jp

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