There are 6 ways to get from Universal Studios Japan to Shin-Kobe Station by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  45 min

  1. Take the train from Sakurajima to Nishikujo
  2. Take the train from Nishikujo to Osaka
  3. Take the train from Osaka to Shin-Osaka
  4. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Shin-Kobe

$22 - $40

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Amagasaki(Hanshin) to Kobe-Sannomiya(Hanshin) Hanshin/Sanyo Through Ltd Exp / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sannomiya Center Gai Shopping Street to Shin-Kobe Station

$10 - $14

4 alternative options

Bus Shinki Bus  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Universal Studios Japan to Osaka Kobe Airport
  2. Take the bus from Osaka Kobe Airport to Shin-Kobe Station

Bus OKK Airport Bus  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Universal Studios to Osaka Itami Airport
  2. Take the bus from Osaka Itami Airport to Kobe Sannomiya Station

$13 - $20

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Universal Studios Japan to Shin-Kobe Station 17.4 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Universal Studios Japan to Shin-Kobe Station 17.4 miles

$2 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Universal Studios Japan to Shin-Kobe Station is to drive which costs ¥330 - ¥480 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Universal Studios Japan to Shin-Kobe Station is to taxi which costs ¥9500 - ¥12000 and takes 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Universal Studios Japan to Shin-Kobe Station station. However, there are services departing from Universal Studios Japan and arriving at Shin-Kobe Station via Osaka Kobe Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Universal Studios Japan to Shin-Kobe Station. However, there are services departing from Sakurajima and arriving at Shin-Kobe via Nishikujo, Osaka and Shin-Osaka. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45 min.

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The distance between Universal Studios Japan and Shin-Kobe Station is 22 km. The road distance is 27.9 km.

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The best way to get from Universal Studios Japan to Shin-Kobe Station without a car is to train which takes 45 min and costs ¥2400 - ¥4600.

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It takes approximately 45 min to get from Universal Studios Japan to Shin-Kobe Station, including transfers.

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Universal Studios Japan to Shin-Kobe Station bus services, operated by Shinki Bus, depart from Universal Studios Japan station.

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Universal Studios Japan to Shin-Kobe Station train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), depart from Sakurajima station.

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The best way to get from Universal Studios Japan to Shin-Kobe Station is to train which takes 45 min and costs ¥2400 - ¥4600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 45 min.

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Map of how to get from Universal Studios Japan to Shin-Kobe Station.
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  • Distance: 13.8 miles
  • Duration: 45 min

What companies run services between Universal Studios Japan and Shin-Kobe Station, Japan?

You can take a train from Universal Studios Japan to Shin-Kobe Station via Sakurajima, Nishikujo, Osaka, and Shin-Osaka in around 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Universal Studios Japan to Shin-Kobe Station via Universal Studios Japan and Osaka Kobe Airport in around 1 h 45 min.

Train operators
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 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
Train from Osaka to Shin-Osaka
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Hanshin Railways
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Amagasaki(Hanshin) to Kobe-Sannomiya(Hanshin)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Kobe City Loop
Phone
+81783042226
Website
kctp.co.jp
Bus from Sannomiya Center Gai Shopping Street to Shin-Kobe Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
kctp.co.jp
Adult Day pass
$6
Child Day pass
$3
Shinki Bus
Phone
079-223-1241
Website
shinkibus.co.jp
Bus from Universal Studios Japan to Osaka Kobe Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
shinkibus.co.jp
Honshi Bus
Phone
088-664-6030
Website
honshi-bus.co.jp
Bus from Osaka Kobe Airport to Shin-Kobe Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
honshi-bus.co.jp
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 Kobe Sannomiya Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
okkbus.co.jp
Other operators
Taxi from Universal Studios Japan to Shin-Kobe Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
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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Universal Studios Japan to Shin-Kobe Station bus services, operated by Honshi Bus, arrive at Shin-Kobe Station.

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Universal Studios Japan to Shin-Kobe Station train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, arrive at Shin-Kobe station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Universal Studios Japan to Shin-Kobe Station is 28 km. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Universal Studios Japan to Shin-Kobe Station.

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