There are 5 ways to get from Shin Osaka to Universal Studios Japan by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Subway  •  54 min

  1. Take the subway from Shin-Osaka to Hommachi OsakaMetro Midosuji
  2. Take the subway from Hommachi to Osakako OsakaMetro Chuo

$4 - $5

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Train  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Osaka to Nishikujo Osaka Loop / ...

$4 - $8

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Shin Osaka to Osaka Itami Airport
  2. Take the bus from Osaka Itami Airport to Universal Studios

$9 - $14

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shin Osaka to Universal Studios Japan 8.7 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Shin Osaka to Universal Studios Japan 8.7 miles

$1 - $3

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No, there is no direct bus from Shin Osaka to Universal Studios Japan. However, there are services departing from Shin Osaka and arriving at Universal Studios via Osaka Itami Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 32 min.

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

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The distance between Shin Osaka and Universal Studios Japan is 10 km. The road distance is 13.9 km.

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The best way to get from Shin Osaka to Universal Studios Japan without a car is to subway which takes 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 54 min to get from Shin Osaka to Universal Studios Japan, including transfers.

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Shin Osaka to Universal Studios Japan bus services, operated by OKK Airport Bus, depart from Shin Osaka station.

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

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The best way to get from Shin Osaka to Universal Studios Japan is to train which takes 1 h 1 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 32 min.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Shin Osaka to Universal Studios Japan.
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  • Distance: 6.2 miles
  • Duration: 54 min

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

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Shin Osaka to Universal Studios Japan every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $5 and the journey takes 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Shin Osaka to Universal Studios Japan via Osaka Itami Airport and Universal Studios in around 1 h 32 min.

Train operators
Osaka Metro
Website
kotsu.city.osaka.lg.jp
Subway from Shin-Osaka to Hommachi
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Subway from Hommachi to Osakako
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
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.

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Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Osaka to Nishikujo
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
OKK Airport Bus
Website
okkbus.co.jp
Bus from Shin Osaka to Osaka Itami Airport
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
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 Shin Osaka to Universal Studios Japan
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55
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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Yes, the driving distance between Shin Osaka to Universal Studios Japan is 14 km. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from Shin Osaka to Universal Studios Japan.

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