There are 3 ways to get from JR Namba to Universal Studios Japan by train, taxi or foot
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Train • 37 min
$3 - $4
2 alternative options
Taxi • 11 min
$40 - $50
Walk • 1 h 46 min
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from JR Namba to Universal Studios Japan is to train which costs ¥290 - ¥460 and takes 37 min.
The quickest way to get from JR Namba to Universal Studios Japan is to taxi which costs ¥4500 - ¥5500 and takes 11 min.
No, there is no direct train from JR Namba to Universal Studios Japan. However, there are services departing from Osaka-Namba and arriving at Sakurajima via Nishikujo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37 min.
The distance between JR Namba and Universal Studios Japan is 6 km.
The best way to get from JR Namba to Universal Studios Japan without a car is to train which takes 37 min and costs ¥290 - ¥460.
It takes approximately 37 min to get from JR Namba to Universal Studios Japan, including transfers.
JR Namba to Universal Studios Japan train services, operated by Hanshin Railways, depart from Osaka-Namba station.
JR Namba to Universal Studios Japan train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), arrive at Sakurajima station.
There are 2749+ hotels available in Universal Studios Japan. Prices start at $46 USD per night.
What companies run services between JR Namba, Japan and Universal Studios Japan?
You can take a train from JR Namba to Universal Studios Japan via Osaka-Namba, Nishikujo, and Sakurajima in around 37 min.
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.
Train from Nishikujo to Sakurajima
- Ave. Duration
- 8 min
- Every 15 minutes
- Estimated price
- $1 - $2
- Schedules at
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