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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” (695 reviews)
“harry potter” (860 reviews)
“jurassic park” (278 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
+81 6-6465-3000
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1 - 10 of 3,285 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place is a must-visit when you go to Osaka! The World of Harry Potter is amazing!! The rides are varied, thrilling, exciting, unique, everything good. The lines can be quite long but definitely worth it!

Thank Christine E
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I love Harry Potter and having not visited any of the Wizarding Worlds of Harry Potter previously, we decided to spend 2 days at universal studios in Osaka. I would definitely recommend 2 days for Harry Potter fans. The Wizarding World of Harry Potter was...More

Thank Kelis89
Reviewed 3 days ago

We went on a Tuesday and it was less crowded. Queues were between 15mins to 1 hour, less than I expected (from all the blogs I read). There was no timed-wntry ticket for Harry Potter which was a big plus as we spent half of...More

1  Thank hanim_agr
Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited Dontonbori several times during our stay in Osaka. It lived up to our expectations for the quality, variety and cost of the food we had wanted to try.

Thank Rob E
Reviewed 4 days ago

We have gone to Disney,Disney sea,legoland(Nagoya)& Universal in Japan...the most crowds are definitely at Universal..The lineups are very long..the way you can go on rides faster here is pay a lot of extra money to get on express passes to rides or go on the...More

Thank KimS2812
Reviewed 5 days ago

Was here during the Halloween season. Full of fun filled family type activities during daytime, trick-of-treat, parade and dance party. You will love it if you like all those cute cartoon characters. Beware if you are coming with your kids, once it reached 6pm, the...More

Thank bryankhoho
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It's big, it's beautiful and everything but however you may not enjoy all the show as all are conducted in Japanese language so you may not know what's coming or appreciate it. The rides also other than the roller coasters, I'm not a fan of...More

Thank Shahir T
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wow Wow incredible Haloween was definitely the time to go the Japanese certainly embrace it and it wasnt for another week jet people were dressed up everywhere we went.Saved the best for last Harry Potter World is simply amazing words cant describe how impressive it...More

Thank kerryeggers006_ke
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

USJ was very accessible and was very satisfying. Fast pass is the best option here but the queue is worth the wait for the thrilling rides. Spiderman was not much of satisfaction but the rest was a blast. Definitely love the backdrop and the flyng...More

Thank Nadsczx
Reviewed 6 days ago

Magical! we queued up at Harry Potter for 2 hours to take the ride and it is amazing! we spent the whole day taking pictures, taking rides and it was a thrill.

Thank Vivzkie
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Cherry M
16 November 2017|
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Response from Martyn R | Reviewed this property |
Just a thought Cherry, I bought our 1 day ticket plus the Osaka amazing pass at H.I.S. Japan tour in Bangkok Thailand, they were very helpful, I believe they have shops in Australia
Eunice K
13 November 2017|
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Response from Martyn R | Reviewed this property |
Hi There is an app called waiting time for usj (kw10) gives you all the show times for the day of your visit & a lot more, so you don't have to look for them in the park. I would take the wait times shown thou with a pinch... More
10 November 2017|
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Response from kylietav | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I didn't get one and to be honest l didn't really need it. We stayed until 9pm so there was no wait later in the day. The longest we waited for a ride was about 90 minutes....we didn't go to Harry Potter till the evening... More

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