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

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Train  •  26 min

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

$3 - $5

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Train, subway  •  45 min

  1. Take the train from Sakurajima to Nishikujo
  2. Take the train from Nishikujo to Osaka-Namba
  3. Take the subway from Namba(Subway) to Shin-Osaka

$4 - $7

Bus  •  1 h 32 min

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

$10 - $14

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Universal Studios Japan to Shin Osaka 9.1 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Universal Studios Japan to Shin Osaka 9.1 miles

$1 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from Universal Studios Japan to Shin Osaka is to drive which costs ¥160 - ¥250 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Universal Studios Japan to Shin Osaka is to taxi which costs ¥5000 - ¥6500 and takes 14 min.

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The distance between Universal Studios Japan and Shin Osaka is 10 km. The road distance is 14.5 km.

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It takes approximately 26 min to get from Universal Studios Japan to Shin Osaka, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Universal Studios Japan to Shin Osaka. However, there are services departing from Universal Studios and arriving at Shin Osaka 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 Universal Studios Japan to Shin Osaka. However, there are services departing from Sakurajima and arriving at Shin-Osaka via Nishikujo and Osaka. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 min.

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Map of how to get from Universal Studios Japan to Shin Osaka.
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  • Distance: 6.2 miles
  • Duration: 26 min

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

You can take a train from Universal Studios Japan to Shin Osaka via Sakurajima, Nishikujo, and Osaka in around 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Universal Studios Japan to Shin Osaka via Universal Studios and Osaka Itami Airport in around 1 h 32 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Sakurajima to Nishikujo
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Nishikujo to Osaka
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Hanshin Railways
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Nishikujo to Osaka-Namba
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
OKK Airport Bus
Website
okkbus.co.jp
Bus from Universal Studios to Osaka Itami Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
okkbus.co.jp
Bus from Osaka Itami Airport to Shin Osaka
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
okkbus.co.jp
Other operators
Taxi from Universal Studios Japan to Shin Osaka
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
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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