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Universal Studios Japan

2-1-33 Sakurajima, Konohana-ku, Osaka 554-0031, Osaka Prefecture
+81 6-6465-3000
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Universal Studios Japan Overnight Experience from Tokyo by Bullet Train
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This extremely popular theme park is equivalent to the Universal Studios in Hollywood and Orlando, and features shows, rides and restaurants based on famous movie themes, like Jaws, Back to the Future and Terminator.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“express pass” (703 reviews)
“harry potter” (871 reviews)
“theme park” (390 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
2-1-33 Sakurajima, Konohana-ku, Osaka 554-0031, Osaka Prefecture
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I am not a theme park fan, but this place was pretty fun. If there had been less of a crowd I would have really enjoyed myself. My 5 year old had a blast anyway.

Thank Florence S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited with my family (3 kids; oldest is 13 years old). USJ was nice but the queues were very long (we waited for more than an hour for some).. The queues to buy the entrance tickets were also long.. Recommendations: - Buy the tickets back...More

Thank josephlO6676TG
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited on a Monday, so the crowd was not too bad and our queue time was manageable (70min to 80min for most popular rides). The rides were all very exciting. The park has many restaurants and cafe. Overall a great experience!

Thank weez911
Reviewed 2 days ago

If you a big fans of minions, harry potter, terminator, shrek, snoopy, etc, you must visit this place. Try the roller coasters with backward rides...you will be SICK ! LOL

Thank masalloy
Reviewed 3 days ago

I love theme parks so it's no surprise that I enjoyed USJ. Do NOT miss the Harry Potter ride - it was awesome!

Thank geekyobserver
Reviewed 3 days ago

The USJ is actually not that big. If you follow what other people say about going there on Wednesdays or Thursdays, then you should be able to cover all the rides in 1.5days without even needing express pass. In fact the waiting time is less...More

Thank Wiwan
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A very fun day at USJ with my family of 4. Much more fun than Disney reason being the queue is not as crazy and you get to join in the party after the street performance and we literally danced with the characters on the...More

Thank ShooSingapore
Reviewed 4 days ago

Universal Studio has a different feel from Disneyland. It's far more mature especially the ride, but have to admit that the parade is not as magical as disney's. No exception for Universal Studio in Osaka. When I was here, a lot of area were under...More

1  Thank Cindy R
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went on a Thursday and luckily for us the crowds weren’t too bad! Of course there were still heaps of people but we did not have to wait long for rides or anything for that matter. My favourite place has to be the Harry...More

1  Thank otonashii
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I’ve always loved amusement parks... loved the thrill of the rides, and I usually plot our “course of action” for the day. First time I went to one while 7 months pregnant. I still enjoyed the place, though I was limited to only very few...More

Thank Denise L
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Mikhaela P
12 December 2017|
Response from Martyn R | Reviewed this property |
Hi Mikhaela, Tuesday or Wednesday but any weekday would be ok. The studio pass is an open ticket so you can choose when to go depending on the weather. You have to choose your day when you buy an express pass & timed entry... More
Mikhaela P
12 December 2017|
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Response from Leonardo Kirk G | Reviewed this property |
Choose a week day. Weekends seems to be crowded.
29 November 2017|
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Response from Martyn R | Reviewed this property |
Hi liburanmurah the studio pass that you must purchase to gain entry is an open dated ticket. The express pass has to be used on the date of your choosing. The barcode on your ticket is the means of entry, just swipe it over... More