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

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

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Train, subway  •  1h 48m

  1. Take the train from Nagoya to Shin-Osaka
  2. Take the subway from Shin-Osaka to Hommachi
  3. Take the subway from Hommachi to Osakako

$50 - $70

Cheapest option

Train  •  2h 57m

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

$36 - $50

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2h 46m

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

$47 - $63

Night bus  •  6h 26m

  1. Take the night bus from Ueda Station to Universal Studios Japan

Drive  •  2h

  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 2h.

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The quickest way to get from Nagoya to Universal Studios Japan is to train and subway which costs ¥5500 - ¥8000 and takes 1h 48m.

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No, there is no direct train from Nagoya to Universal Studios Japan. However, there are services departing from Kintetsunagoya and arriving at Sakurajima via Tsuruhashi and Nishikujo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 57m.

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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 and subway which takes 1h 48m and costs ¥5500 - ¥8000.

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It takes approximately 1h 48m to get from Nagoya to Universal Studios Japan, including transfers.

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Nagoya to Universal Studios Japan train services, operated by Kintetsu Limited Express, depart from Kintetsunagoya station.

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Nagoya to Universal Studios Japan train services, operated by Kintetsu Limited Express, arrive at Tsuruhashi station.

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

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There are 3337+ hotels available in Universal Studios Japan. Prices start at $47 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: 1h 48m

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

Kintetsu Limited Express operates a train from Nagoya to Universal Studios Japan hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 2h 15m.

Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Nagoya to Shin-Osaka
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 15 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
34m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$35 - $55
Reserved seat
$45 - $55
Green seat
$55 - $75
Osaka Metro
Website
kotsu.city.osaka.lg.jp
Subway from Shin-Osaka to Hommachi
Ave. Duration
11m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Subway from Hommachi to Osakako
Ave. Duration
10m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Kintetsu Limited Express
Website
kintetsu.co.jp
Train from Kintetsunagoya to Tsuruhashi
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
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
1h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
willerexpress.com
Kintetsu Bus
Phone
06-6618-5301
Website
kintetsu-bus.co.jp
Night bus from Ueda Station to Universal Studios Japan
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
kintetsu-bus.co.jp

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