There are 4 ways to get from Universal Studios Japan to Shin Osaka by train, subway, taxi or car

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  •  26 min

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

$3 - $5

3 alternative options

Subway  •  53 min

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

$4 - $5

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

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.

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
Osaka Subway
Website
kotsu.city.osaka.lg.jp
Subway from Osakako to Hommachi
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Subway from Hommachi to Shin-Osaka
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Taxi from Universal Studios Japan to Shin Osaka
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Tokyo MK Taxi
Phone
+81 50-3786-6001
Website
mktaxi-japan.com
Kokusai Kogyo
Phone
+81 120-5931-08
Website
kkg-osaka.jp
Sakura Taxi
Phone
+81 6-6452-0055
Website
sakurataxi.co.jp

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Universal Studios Japan to Shin Osaka?

The distance between Universal Studios Japan and Shin Osaka is 10 km. The road distance is 14 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Universal Studios Japan to Shin Osaka?

The cheapest way to get from Universal Studios Japan to Shin Osaka is to drive which costs ¥160 - ¥240 and takes 14 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Universal Studios Japan to Shin Osaka?

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

Is there a direct train between Universal Studios Japan and Shin Osaka?

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.

How long does it take to get from Universal Studios Japan to Shin Osaka?

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