There are 5 ways to get from Nagoya to Universal Studios Japan by train, bus or car

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Train Japan Railways Shinkansen  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Nagoya to Shin-Osaka
  2. Take the train from Osaka to Nishikujo
  3. Take the train from Nishikujo to Sakurajima

$49 - $70

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Bus  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Nagoya to Ōsaka

$34 - $36

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Nagoya to Kyoto Shinkansen Nozomi / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kyōto to Universal Studios Japan

$47 - $63

Train Kintetsu Limited Express  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Kintetsunagoya to Tsuruhashi Kintetsu Ltd Exp

$37 - $50

Drive  •  2 h

  1. Drive from Nagoya to Universal Studios Japan 120.1 miles

$20 - $30

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The cheapest way to get from Nagoya to Universal Studios Japan is to drive which costs ¥2200 - ¥3300 and takes 2 h.

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The quickest way to get from Nagoya to Universal Studios Japan is to train which costs ¥5500 - ¥8000 and takes 1 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Nagoya to Universal Studios Japan. However, there are services departing from Nagoya and arriving at Sakurajima via Shin-Osaka, Osaka and Nishikujo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

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The distance between Nagoya and Universal Studios Japan is 146 km. The road distance is 192.1 km.

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The best way to get from Nagoya to Universal Studios Japan without a car is to train which takes 1 h 25 min and costs ¥5500 - ¥8000.

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It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to get from Nagoya to Universal Studios Japan, including transfers.

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Nagoya to Universal Studios Japan train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, depart from Nagoya station.

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The best way to get from Nagoya to Universal Studios Japan is to train which takes 1 h 25 min and costs ¥5500 - ¥8000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥3800 - ¥4100 and takes 4 h 59 min.

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Nagoya to Universal Studios Japan train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), arrive at Sakurajima station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nagoya to Universal Studios Japan is 192 km. It takes approximately 2 h to drive from Nagoya to Universal Studios Japan.

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There are 2586+ hotels available in Universal Studios Japan. Prices start at $49 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Nagoya to Universal Studios Japan.
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  • Distance: 91.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 25 min

What companies run services between Nagoya, Japan and Universal Studios Japan?

You can take a train from Nagoya to Universal Studios Japan via Shin-Osaka, Osaka, Nishikujo, and Sakurajima in around 1 h 25 min. Alternatively, Willer Travel operates a bus from Nagoya to Universal Studios Japan hourly. Tickets cost $30 and the journey takes 3 h 5 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Nagoya to Shin-Osaka
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$45 - $60
Reserved seat
$50 - $65
Green seat
$65 - $90
Train from Nagoya to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$35 - $55
Reserved seat
$45 - $55
Green seat
$55 - $75
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
Train from Osaka to Nishikujo
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Nishikujo to Sakurajima
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Kintetsu Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kintetsunagoya to Tsuruhashi
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Keihan Bus
Phone
077-531-2121
Website
keihanbus.jp
Bus from Kyōto to Universal Studios Japan
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
willerexpress.com
Willer Travel
Website
willerexpress.com
Bus from Nagoya to Ōsaka
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
willerexpress.com

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