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There are 4 ways to get from Osaka Castle to Universal Studios Japan by subway, train, taxi or car

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Subway  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the subway from Tanimachiyonchome to Osakako OsakaMetro Chuo

$2 - $3

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 9 min

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

$3 - $5

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Osaka Castle to Universal Studios Japan 11 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Osaka Castle to Universal Studios Japan 11 miles

$1 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from Osaka Castle to Universal Studios Japan is to drive which costs ¥200 - ¥310 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Osaka Castle to Universal Studios Japan is to taxi which costs ¥6000 - ¥7500 and takes 17 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Osaka Castle to Universal Studios Japan. However, there are services departing from Osakajokoen and arriving at Sakurajima via Nishikujo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 9 min.

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The distance between Osaka Castle and Universal Studios Japan is 9 km. The road distance is 17.6 km.

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The best way to get from Osaka Castle to Universal Studios Japan without a car is to subway which takes 1 h 1 min and costs ¥250 - ¥280.

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The subway from Tanimachiyonchome to Osakako takes 14 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Osaka Castle to Universal Studios Japan train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), depart from Osakajokoen station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Osaka Castle to Universal Studios Japan is 18 km. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Osaka Castle to Universal Studios Japan.

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There are 2749+ hotels available in Universal Studios Japan. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Osaka Castle to Universal Studios Japan.
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  • Distance: 5.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 1 min

What companies run services between Osaka Castle, Japan and Universal Studios Japan?

You can take a train from Osaka Castle to Universal Studios Japan via Osakajokoen, Nishikujo, and Sakurajima in around 1 h 9 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 Osakajokoen to Nishikujo
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
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Train from Nishikujo to Sakurajima
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
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Other operators
Taxi from Osaka Castle to Universal Studios Japan
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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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