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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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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” (664 reviews)
“harry potter” (830 reviews)
“theme park” (387 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 19:00
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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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Head there early with all the express passes prebook. It was very useful especially when u are able to plan your rides cleverly! Harry Potter town is really beautiful and rides are really fun... a bit nauseating but thrilling! Minion park is also fun as...More

Thank Minzzz
Reviewed yesterday

Whenever there is a Universal Studios, I am sure to check it out. Filled with exciting rides, it is sure to bring out the kid in you. Suited for all ages, well laid out (just needs more toilets) I would recommend spending a whole day...More

Thank Spencey81
Reviewed 2 days ago

We paid for our tickets, express pass and timed entry into Harry Potter world befor we went. Most of the lines were over an hour long in wait time so we were very glad to have the express passes. Once again these parks are massive...More

Thank Mschilli
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The park is great with plenty on offer. It is however 100% set up for Japanese only visitors so if you don't mind fumbling your way through the instructions and listening to the attraction dialogue in Japanese then you'll be OK. Having said that if...More

1  Thank Brian238
Reviewed 4 days ago

Was a great day out but disneysea was better and cheaper overall including fast pass/express pass, food etc. rides were great.

Thank Elle002Cole
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited USJ at oct 30, yeaah Halloween.. it was so crowded there, we only try a few of the ride because it takes hours to queue in a single ride.. Harry Potter world is the main objek for me, we tried the adventure ride...More

Thank YunusAmat
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We got to US Osaka 8am on a Monday (public holiday )..big mistake ..3 words ..Crowds.. Crowds Crowds ..if you don’t mind waiting to get in ..waiting for all rides .( Minions 1.5 hrs) waiting for food ..we bought express pass 3 because all the...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Alert! It does get extremely crowded, and you can wait for up to 2 hours for the most popular attractions. Express pass is strongly recommended if you don't mind spending some extra bucks to get the most out of your day. There's almost no waiting...More

1  Thank CodeXXX
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

New character "moppy". This store is located in front of Hollywood dream the ride. You can also play "smile game" and if you get high score there, you can get special pass ticket which you can ride any attraction with no need to wait for.

Thank minneys_kitchen
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

universal Studios was great!! My partner and I got a 1.5 day pass and it was worth the money (10,000plusY). We got to go on every ride almost twice but the downfall of the park was that food and drinks were a little expensive for...More

Thank Daniella C
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28 August 2017|
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Response from FXJIWANTO | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I went there with travel group, so everythings scheduled by tour leader. I just followed his direction.
27 August 2017|
Response from Patrick S | Reviewed this property |
Hi, check the website of Klook.. you can buy the normal tickets and VIP tickets there. I bought mine last time though their site.
Nugi A
24 August 2017|
Response from wmarshall | Reviewed this property |
Best to go to their website, you my not wish to pay for express passes as the more daring rides for 120cm and above seemed to be popular. Alsi not sure if park is open on Xmas day. See website