There are 7 ways to get from Shinjuku Eki to Universal Studios Japan by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 37 min

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

$105 - $158

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 41 min

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

$57 - $58

5 alternative options

Night bus  •  12 h 8 min

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

$75

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

$89 - $330

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Osaka Kobe  •  4 h 25 min

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

$68 - $261

Train to Tokyo Narita, fly to Osaka  •  4 h 39 min

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

$132 - $469

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 East Group operates a bus from Shinjuku Eki to Universal Studios Japan every 3 hours. Tickets cost $55 and the journey takes 8 h 10 min.

Airlines
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
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
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
Bus operators
JR East Group
Website
jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Bus from Buster Shinjuku to Osaka Station Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
time.jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Willer Travel
Website
willerexpress.com
Night bus from Tokyo Station to Universal Studios Japan
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$73
Schedules at
willerexpress.com

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Questions & Answers

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

The cheapest way to get from Shinjuku Eki to Universal Studios Japan is to bus which costs ¥6200 - ¥6400 and takes 8 h 41 min.

The quickest way to get from Shinjuku Eki to Universal Studios Japan is to train which takes 3 h 37 min and costs ¥11000 - ¥18000.

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 37 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 37 min to get from Shinjuku Eki to Universal Studios Japan, including transfers.