There are 4 ways to get from Universal Studios Japan to Umeda Sky Building by train, subway, taxi or foot

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

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Train  •  36 min

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

$2 - $3

3 alternative options

Subway  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the subway from Asashiobashi to Hommachi OsakaMetro Chuo
  2. Take the subway from Hommachi to Nishiumeda OsakaMetro Yotsubashi

$3 - $4

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Universal Studios Japan to Umeda Sky Building 6.2 miles

$30 - $45

Walk  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Walk from Universal Studios Japan to Umeda Sky Building 5.6 miles

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Universal Studios Japan to Umeda Sky Building. However, there are services departing from Sakurajima and arriving at Osaka via Nishikujo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 min.

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The distance between Universal Studios Japan and Umeda Sky Building is 7 km.

The best way to get from Universal Studios Japan to Umeda Sky Building without a car is to train which takes 36 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 36 min to get from Universal Studios Japan to Umeda Sky Building, including transfers.

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Universal Studios Japan to Umeda Sky Building train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), depart from Sakurajima station.

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Universal Studios Japan to Umeda Sky Building train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), arrive at Osaka station.

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There are 2557+ hotels available in Umeda Sky Building. Prices start at $48 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Universal Studios Japan to Umeda Sky Building.
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  • Distance: 4.3 miles
  • Duration: 36 min

What companies run services between Universal Studios Japan and Umeda Sky Building, Japan?

You can take a train from Universal Studios Japan to Umeda Sky Building via Sakurajima, Nishikujo, and Osaka in around 36 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 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Osaka Metro
Website
kotsu.city.osaka.lg.jp
Subway from Asashiobashi to Hommachi
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Subway from Hommachi to Nishiumeda
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Taxi from Universal Studios Japan to Umeda Sky Building
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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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