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Great way to get around

The train system in this city is excellent and at our port station they had English speaking... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hilmar Horst D
,
Woodvale, Australia
Good system

It gets you everywhere by connecting with the train network. Save your time reading the complicated... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2018
Lawbert
,
Hayward, California
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The train system in this city is excellent and at our port station they had English speaking students who advise you on how to get to wherever you wish to go, and give you a station map with the respective services colour coded with bot...More

Thank Hilmar Horst D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Osaka Metro is one of the most reliable that I have ever traveled. The trains are very precise and run very smoothly and very often. They currently have a special deal called the Amazing Osaka Pass. This includes transportation and entrance fees for over...More

Thank Ikomasan
Reviewed 25 July 2018

It gets you everywhere by connecting with the train network. Save your time reading the complicated network map by buying the minimum fare and do the fare adjustment at the exit. Or you may buy a IC card and preload money to it. Definitely use...More

Thank Lawbert
Reviewed 20 June 2018

The train stations may look confusing, but after studying the map and understanding how the trains connect, it is not that difficult after all. Signages were sufficiently put up and looks pretty clear if one understands English and chinese. The waiting time for trains is...More

Thank quekl
Reviewed 20 June 2018

It may be confusing in the first moment, but you quickly adapt to it as it is very logical. All signs as well in English.

Thank Manfred B
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Not all the signs include English, but I was able to figure things out. Also, as with most stations, they have an English speaking information help center.

Thank VivaHawaii
Reviewed 17 June 2018

Like many transport systems in Japan the maps look terrifying at first, but take a deep breath and you will find the ticket machines have an English option, and if you still feel confused someone will always help you. On the maps look at where...More

1  Thank PhotoMarc
Reviewed 17 June 2018

not too difficult to navigate our way with the help of google map. Train station captions were all generally very helpful. Train was clean and the waiting time was fast.

Thank Leaw J
Reviewed 14 June 2018

We used the Metro on a recent cruise visit to Osaka and were very impressed with the efficiency and cleanliness of the service. We got a day pass for Y800 (5.5 UK pounds). Everything was easy to do, signage was both in Japanese and English...More

Thank Linda A
Reviewed 13 June 2018

Japanese is the best people with service but somehow they missed this everywhere, or didn't try that hard. I had a hard time to communicate with the staff at this station over 3 days in a row while just trying to find out where the...More

Thank Khac-Quan N
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Response from Martyn R | Reviewed this property |
Hi Maria, Not sure if there is a pass for just the subway, but we bought an Osaka amazing pass which covers all the subway lines & most attractions. 1 day pass 2,500¥, 2 day pass 3,300¥.
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