Take the Shinkansen from Tokyo to Osaka. Visit Universal Studios Japan and explore the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, meet your favorite childhood characters at Universal Wonderland, and enjoy exciting rides and shows with your 1 Day Pass. Spend the night at a hotel in Osaka.
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Travel to Osaka to visit one of the top ranked theme parks in the world - Universal Studios Japan! With thrilling rides and attractions inspired by your favorite movies, animations and comic series, Universal Studios is a guaranteed fun attraction for a day out for kids and grown-ups alike.
Universal Studios Japan is full of exciting attractions for your enjoyment - whether you love exploring a movie setting, riding roller coasters or watching movies and shows, the park offers a fun immersive experience.
The Wizarding World of Harry Potter: Explore Hogwarts castle, fly the skies on a Hippogriff and visit the shops in Hogsmeade.
Universal Wonderland: See the favorite characters of your childhood - Snoopy, Hello Kitty (she's not a cat!) and Elmo and the rest of the Sesame Street gang.
Ride Attractions: Have amazing adventures in "4K3D" with Spider-Man, escape the sharks in JAWS, see the dinosaurs in Jurassic Park - The Ride and travel through time and space in a DeLorean from Back To The Future?.
Your train tickets, final itinerary and Universal Studios Japan Pass will be delivered at least one day before departure to the address you provide for this purpose when booking.
Please proceed to Tokyo* Station on your own. Board the Hikari Shinkansen to Shin-Osaka Station (travel time 180 minutes) as indicated on your ticket**.
Upon arrival at Shin-Osaka Station, proceed to JR Universal City Station. From there, head to Universal Studios Japan on your own.
Spend the day at Universal Studios and enjoy the Hollywood movie (Jurassic Park, JAWS, Back to the Future) ride attractions, the new The Wizarding World of Harry Potter or take advantage of the special limited Universal Cool Japan 2015 featuring four of the most popular Japanese brands: Evangelion, Attack on Titan (Shingeki no Kyojin), Resident Evil and Monster Hunter.
Before the day ends, proceed to Sunroute Namba Osaka on your own for check-in and overnight stay.
Your tour concludes upon check-out from the hotel.
- This package needs to be booked at least 8 business days prior to your requested tour date.
*You can also ride the Shinkansen to/from Shinagawa or Shin-Yokohama Station, please indicate when booking.
**Departure time from Shin-Osaka Station is around 11:40 to 13:50 with arrival at Shin-Yokohama/Shinagawa/Tokyo Station around 14:20 to 16:50. We cannot accept advance requests for specific departure times or seat assignments. Your ticket will be issued for a departure time within the above time frames with a reserved seat.
***No tour fee is required for children 5 years old and below but admission to Universal Studios Japan is NOT included. One day Studio Pass for children 4 to 5 years old must be purchased upon entry while children 3 years old and below do not need a ticket (free of charge).
Rates quoted are for the listed hotel and are subject to change depending on availability. Other hotel packages are available, please contact us.
These tours are offered for travelers from overseas only.
Tour includes no assistant or guide service, you need to make a own transfer between hotel and Train Station and or elsewhere you want to visit.
Tickets are delivered to your hotel or staying place 1 day before your departure.
Requests for train reservation (such as departure / arrival time, seat number) is not entertained.
Baggage carriage not included. Please carry your baggage on your own.
Children 4 to 5 years old may purchase 1 Day Pass at the Studio's ticket window.
Bullet train ticket
All our card payments are protected by thawte to give you peace of mind.
~12:10 Depart from Tokyo, Shinagawa, or Shin Yokohama Station
Proceed to Tokyo, Shinagawa, or Shin Yokohama Station on your own.
Your tickets, final itinerary and USJ Studio Pass will be delivered at least one day before departure to the hotel you provide for when booking.
Head to Kyoto by Hikari Shinkansen (reserved seat) from TTokyo, Shinagawa, or Shin Yokohama Station.
13:20~15:10 Shin Osaka Station
Arrive at Shin Osaka Station. Proceed to JR Universal City Station individually.
Universal Studios Japan
Free time after arrival at JR Universal City Station. Proceed to Universal Studio Japan individually. Enjoy Universal Studio Japan, then go to and check in to hotel on your own.
Check-out from Hotel
Free time until departure. Proceed to Shin Osaka Station individually.
11:40~13:50 Shin Osaka Station
Head to Tokyo by Hikari Shinkansen (reserved seat) from Shin Osaka Station.
Tour ends upon arrival at Tokyo, Shinagawa, or Shin Yokohama Station
Price & Options
Children (ages 0-5 years) will be able to participate for free under the following conditions. Tour: An individual seat will not be provided. Please have them sit on the lap of their parent or guardian. If there are seats available, they are welcome to use it, however they will not be getting a priority in seating. An individual meal or snack will not be provided as well.
Accommodations: An extra bed or futon mat will not be provided. In the case meals are included in the accommodation, a separate meal will not be prepared. If you would like any of the above for children (ages 0-5 years), please book them as a child.
Please purchase tickets directly at the entrance gate for children 4 - 5 years old (JPY 5,100 / current as of February 2017)
Only fees for transportation specifically listed in the itinerary section of each tour will be covered. All other transportation fees will be paid for by the participant.
Your tickets and final itinerary will be delivered to the address you provide at least one day before departure. Please check the tickets and the final itinerary for the exact train numbers and departure times.
No requests can be made for departure/arrival times and seating assignments.
Actual bullet train times may vary due to train schedule adjustments.
If the mailing address changes after booking, please notify by 8 days before departure.
This is an exclusive tour intended for overseas travelers only. Please note that residents of Japan cannot participate.
Please mail the unused Shinkansen tickets back to Sunrise Center if canceling the tour after receiving the tickets. The address is: 2-3-11 Higashishinagawa, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo 140-8604 Japan
You can book a minimum of 1 and maximum of 20.
Frequently Asked Questions
Any cancellations made between 8 business days (18:00:00 local time) to 2 business days (18:00:00 local time) prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 30% of the total amount.
Any cancellations made between 2 business days (18:00:00 local time) to 1 business days (18:00:00 local time) prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 40% of the total amount.
Any cancellations made between 1 business days (18:00:00 local time) to business days (18:00:00 local time) prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.
Any cancellations made after 1 hours prior to the activity start time will be subject to a charge a charge of 100% of the total amount.
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