There are 7 ways to get from Shinjuku 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 55 min

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

$106 - $159

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h

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

$55 - $57

5 alternative options

Night bus  •  12 h 36 min

  1. Take the night bus from Buster Shinjuku, Tokyo to Kyoto Station

$91 - $99

Drive  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Shinjuku to Universal Studios Japan 324.8 miles

$50 - $80

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Osaka  •  3 h 37 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  •  5 h 10 min

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

$131 - $466

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Shinjuku to Universal Studios Japan is to bus which costs ¥6200 - ¥6500 and takes 9 h.

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The quickest way to get from Shinjuku to Universal Studios Japan is to fly which costs ¥9500 - ¥38000 and takes 3 h 37 min.

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The distance between Shinjuku and Universal Studios Japan is 405 km. The road distance is 519.7 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 55 min to get from Shinjuku to Universal Studios Japan, including transfers.

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

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Shinjuku to Universal Studios Japan every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $100 - $150 and the journey takes 2 h 26 min. Alternatively, JR East Group operates a bus from Shinjuku to Universal Studios Japan 5 times a day. Tickets cost $54 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 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 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
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shinagawa to Shin-Osaka
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$100 - $140
Reserved seat
$110 - $150
Green seat
$150 - $200
Japan Railways (JR)
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 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
5 times a day
Estimated price
$54
Schedules at
time.jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Willer Travel
Website
willerexpress.com
Night bus from Buster Shinjuku, Tokyo to Kyoto Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$72
Schedules at
willerexpress.com

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