There are 5 ways to get from Nipponbashi to Universal Studios Japan by train, bus, taxi or foot

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Train via Dobutsuen-Mae  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from Shinimamiya to Nishikujo Osaka Loop / ...
  2. Take the train from Nishikujo to Sakurajima JR Yumesaki

$4 - $6

Cheapest option

Train  •  43 min

  1. Take the train from Osaka-Namba to Nishikujo Hanshin Namba / ...
  2. Take the train from Nishikujo to Sakurajima JR Yumesaki

$3 - $4

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Nanba Station, Osaka to Osaka Itami Airport
  2. Take the bus from Osaka Itami Airport to Universal Studios

$10 - $16

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nipponbashi to Universal Studios Japan 9.8 miles

$50 - $60

Walk  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Walk from Nipponbashi to Universal Studios Japan 6.2 miles

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No, there is no direct bus from Nipponbashi station to Universal Studios Japan. However, there are services departing from Nanba Station, Osaka and arriving at Universal Studios via Osaka Itami Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Nipponbashi to Universal Studios Japan. However, there are services departing from Osaka-Namba and arriving at Sakurajima via Nishikujo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 43 min.

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The distance between Nipponbashi and Universal Studios Japan is 7 km.

The best way to get from Nipponbashi to Universal Studios Japan without a car is to train which takes 39 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 39 min to get from Nipponbashi to Universal Studios Japan, including transfers.

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Nipponbashi to Universal Studios Japan bus services, operated by OKK Airport Bus, arrive at Nanba Station, Osaka.

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Nipponbashi to Universal Studios Japan train services, operated by Hanshin Railways, depart from Osaka-Namba station.

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The best way to get from Nipponbashi to Universal Studios Japan is to train which takes 39 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 31 min.

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Nipponbashi to Universal Studios Japan bus services, operated by OKK Airport Bus, arrive at Universal Studios station.

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

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Map of how to get from Nipponbashi to Universal Studios Japan.
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  • Distance: 4.2 miles
  • Duration: 39 min

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

You can take a train from Nipponbashi to Universal Studios Japan via Ebisucho(Osaka), Dobutsuen-Mae, Shinimamiya, Nishikujo, and Sakurajima in around 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nipponbashi to Universal Studios Japan via Nanba Station, Osaka, Osaka Itami Airport, and Universal Studios in around 1 h 31 min.

Train operators
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 Shinimamiya to Nishikujo
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 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
Hanshin Railways
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Osaka-Namba to Nishikujo
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
OKK Airport Bus
Website
okkbus.co.jp
Bus from Nanba Station, Osaka to Osaka Itami Airport
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
okkbus.co.jp
Bus from Osaka Itami Airport to Universal Studios
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
okkbus.co.jp
Other operators
Taxi from Nipponbashi to Universal Studios Japan
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$50 - $60
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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