There are 9 ways to get from Shinjuku Eki to Universal Studios Japan by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Tokyo to Shin-Osaka Shinkansen Nozomi

$105 - $159

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Bus  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Buster Shinjuku to Osaka Station Bus Terminal

$46 - $48

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Night bus Nishi Tokyo Bus  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Take the night bus from Basuta Shinjuku, Tokyo to Universal Studios Japan

$73

Night bus Nankai Bus  •  11 h 28 min

  1. Take the night bus from Akihabara to Universal Studios Japan

$72 - $73

Drive  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Shinjuku Eki to Universal Studios Japan 323.7 miles

$50 - $80

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Osaka  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Osaka (ITM) HND - ITM

$87 - $330

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Osaka Kobe  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Osaka Kobe (UKB) HND - UKB

$67 - $261

Train, train to Tokyo Narita, fly to Osaka  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Shinjuku(Jr) to Nippori
  2. Take the train from Nippori to Narita Airport Terminal 2
  3. Fly from Tokyo Narita (NRT) to Osaka (ITM) NRT - ITM

$129 - $464

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Tokushima, bus  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Tokushima (TKS) HND - TKS
  2. Take the bus from Kousoku Naruto to Sannomiya Bus Terminal

$158 - $487

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The cheapest way to get from Shinjuku Eki to Universal Studios Japan is to bus which costs ¥5200 - ¥5500 and takes 8 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shinjuku Eki to Universal Studios Japan is to train which costs ¥11000 - ¥18000 and takes 3 h 35 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Basuta Shinjuku, Tokyo and arriving at Universal Studios Japan. The journey takes approximately 9 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Shinjuku Eki to Universal Studios Japan. However, there are services departing from Shinjuku(Jr) and arriving at Sakurajima via Tokyo, Shin-Osaka, Osaka and Nishikujo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 35 min.

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The distance between Shinjuku Eki and Universal Studios Japan is 404 km. The road distance is 518 km.

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The best way to get from Shinjuku Eki to Universal Studios Japan without a car is to train which takes 3 h 35 min and costs ¥11000 - ¥18000.

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It takes approximately 3 h 35 min to get from Shinjuku Eki to Universal Studios Japan, including transfers.

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Shinjuku Eki to Universal Studios Japan bus services, operated by Nishi Tokyo Bus, depart from Basuta Shinjuku, Tokyo station.

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Shinjuku Eki to Universal Studios Japan train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, depart from Tokyo station.

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The best way to get from Shinjuku Eki to Universal Studios Japan is to train which takes 3 h 35 min and costs ¥11000 - ¥18000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥5200 - ¥5500 and takes 8 h 41 min, you could also fly, which costs ¥9500 - ¥38000 and takes 3 h 42 min.

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Map of how to get from Shinjuku Eki to Universal Studios Japan.
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  • Distance: 252.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 35 min

What companies run services between Shinjuku Eki, Japan and Universal Studios Japan?

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Shinjuku Eki to Universal Studios Japan every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $100 - $150 and the journey takes 2 h 33 min. Alternatively, JR Bus Kanto operates a bus from Shinjuku Eki to Universal Studios Japan 5 times a day. Tickets cost $45 and the journey takes 8 h 10 min.

Airlines
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Tokushima
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka Kobe
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Tokushima
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Skymark Airlines
Website
skymark.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka Kobe
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Tokyo to Shin-Osaka
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$100 - $150
Reserved seat
$120 - $150
Green seat
$150 - $200
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 Shinjuku(Jr) to Nippori
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Keisei Skyliner
Website
keisei.co.jp
Train from Nippori to Narita Airport Terminal 2
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
JR Bus Kanto
Nishi Tokyo Bus
Phone
042-623-1365
Website
nisitokyobus.co.jp
Night bus from Basuta Shinjuku, Tokyo to Universal Studios Japan
Ave. Duration
9 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$73
Schedules at
willerexpress.com
Nankai Bus
Website
nankaibus.jp
Night bus from Akihabara to Universal Studios Japan
Ave. Duration
9 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
willerexpress.com
Honshi Bus
Phone
088-664-6030
Website
honshi-bus.co.jp
Bus from Kousoku Naruto to Sannomiya Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
honshi-bus.co.jp

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The quickest flight from Tokyo Haneda Airport to Osaka Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Shinjuku Eki to Universal Studios Japan bus services, operated by Nishi Tokyo Bus, arrive at Universal Studios Japan station.

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Shinjuku Eki to Universal Studios Japan train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, arrive at Shin-Osaka station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shinjuku Eki to Universal Studios Japan is 518 km. It takes approximately 5 h 25 min to drive from Shinjuku Eki to Universal Studios Japan.

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Japan Airlines and All Nippon Airways offer flights from Tokyo Haneda Airport to Osaka Airport.

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

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The best way to get from Shinjuku Eki to Tokyo Haneda Airport is to bus which takes 30 min and costs ¥800 - ¥1300.

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