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Universal Studios Japan

Open Now: 09:30 - 20:00
Open today: 09:30 - 20:00
Universal Studios Japan 1 Day Pass
from US$71,84*
Universal Studios Japan 1 Day Pass
from US$71,84*
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“harry potter”(957 reviews)
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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.
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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 today via mobile

It's Halloween you are allow to dress up only. No ”Mask ” are allowed, u can paint your face. No hand held toys allow. Eg. Angel wand, evil fork, sword etc. The most stupid is, I bought my son the bumblebee toy gun inside the...More

Thank FellowTraveler626212
Reviewed today via mobile

Universals is great. Definatly pre book online and get the express pass. We didn't. On arrival they had sold out and some lines were 2.5hrs

Thank Aleks L
Reviewed yesterday

This park so so busy. They have the Halloween horror nights going on til November which made it super busy. It was done well with all shows and so on. The ride lines were out of control. Don't go with kids as there is only...More

Thank Marc Z
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Universal studio was easy to get to as train station staff helped getting tickets and directed you to platforms with large signs up. We picked a Thursday as it was meant to be less busy. It was still busy but we’re able to access all...More

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 2 days ago

I've visited here twice now, once in Summer and once in Winter. I had a blast both times. I'm a massive fan of movies, especially Harry Potter, so Harry Potter world was one of the greatest experiences of my life. Getting to drink hot Butterbeer...More

Thank JenPeyt
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

this place is an amazing amusement park but they really don't have a good customer service. i am a tourist and i just took video for my roller coaster ride like i did in Everland Korea many times. And they throw me outside. i begged...More

Thank Nickolai L
Reviewed 3 days ago

When you go to Universal you can ride roller coasters. They are very fun. If you don't want to wait in line for the rides then you can buy the Express Pass. You can go in the shorter line and go on a lot of...More

Thank sa0mai
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Me and my parents spent an entire day here and it was well worth it. Like all the reviews say here its a must to visit the harry potter ride right away! Im not really a harry potter fan myself but i really enjoyed that...More

Thank msuing
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

When my fiancé and visited Japan we went to both Universal Studios and Disneyland in Japan. However we found Universal Studios more relatable for adults. Definitely a must try!

1  Thank Joey T
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went on a weekday which was still busy but not prohibitively so.  I'll list the rides we went on & give you my & my friends joint opinion of them. Note: the majority of the rides/ attractions are in Japanese (this is Japan of course!)...More

4  Thank FoodieForLife81
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17 October 2018|
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Response from emwil19 | Reviewed this property |
You definitely can! Go for it!
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9 October 2018|
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Response from Shinta D | Reviewed this property |
You can buy the ticket online, or thru loppi machine in lawson or in front of the gate. Keep in mind about the queue
4 September 2018|
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Response from Paul C | Reviewed this property |
Any holiday time is going to be busy here, but they will definitely have some sort of show and things for New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day, keep an eye on their website whether prebooking is necessary and what they have... More