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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.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“express pass” (801 reviews)
“theme park” (420 reviews)
“harry potter” (964 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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2-1-33 Sakurajima, Konohana-ku, Osaka 554-0031, Osaka Prefecture
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+81 6-6465-3000
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Reviewed yesterday

We took all rides except the roller coaster and the Harry Porter ride. we decided not to spent 3 hours q-ing for HP and risk missing all the other rides. Blessed with good weather on day of visit and most of the q was fast....More

Thank Leaw J
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It's a very nice park but it's always crowded. We went on weekday and occupancy was showing as 'medium'. But still every good ride had 2 hrs waiting. Harry potter ride is overhyped. Best things are the flying dinosaur ride and the butterbeer.

Thank ankush b
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Theme parks in Japan are great because they are clean and orderly. USJ is no exception, feels like new and especially the Harry Potter section is quite nice. It’s crowded but orderly and I highly recommend the additional ‘express’ passes. Although costly, avoiding the standard...More

Thank Ssare
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I went just to go to the Harry Potter area. Wands and the jelly bean are pricey, but you can't put a price on the fun you will have while you're there.

Thank Cesar Gabriel C
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

As with all theme park visits, my kids had a blast at USJ Osaka! We went to USJ on a Tues last Dec, it wasn't too crowded. We didn't purchase the express pass but the queues were manageable. The longest queue I recalled back then...More

1  Thank Jaslyn T
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Bought 1.5 days ticket. Harry potter forbidden journey is a must go, minion ride is also great. I also bought express pass to japan cool, as final fantasy ride is 100 mins queue. I also went for detective conan 200+ pax real life escape, no...More

Thank Jocelyn T
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a fabulous time with 2 kids. Our visit was on a Friday and the longest wait we had was 45 minutes. Great entertainment for all. Express ticket is available but we chose not to have this and did very well with the waiting times....More

1  Thank RhellieKeith
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

To get there, go to Osaka Station and change the line to Nishujio stn. Switch to tue platform that is going to Universal city station. If you r buying the express pass online, dont forget yiu will need to buy the entrance pass as well....More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Having experienced Universal Studios in Hollywood, I was excited to visit Japan’s not only to bring my family, but to compare the two. And the winner is....drrrummmmmroll....I love Universal in Osaka Japan! I’m not certain of the exact size, but I feel like the one...More

1  Thank egbarcinas
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Reviewed 1 week ago

For first timer, must get an express pass for Flying Dinosaur and The forbidden journey which are 2 of the popular rides besides Backdrop. Took The Ride with single rider lane in less than 10 minutes. A much bigger theme park compared to USS. Crews...More

1  Thank shiu min l
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