Tickets

What is an Osaka Kaiyu Ticket?

The Osaka Kaiyu Ticket is a special
one-day ticket that includes entrance to the
Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan
and unlimited travel on trains and buses.

Basic Plan

One day of unlimited travel on all lines of the Osaka Municipal Subway, New Tram, and buses!

Entrance to Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan

One day of unlimited travel on the subway, buses, and New Tram

Optional Plan

Get one day of unlimited travel on more than just the subway with a personalized plan!

Benefits

Discounts at attractions near the Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan

■Tempozan Ferris Wheel
Standard ticket (free for children under 3) discounted from ¥800 to ¥700. *Those under 6 must ride with an adult (16 years or older with a valid ticket).
■Osaka Bay Cruise Santa Maria
Day cruise fare discounts are as follows: Adult (Middle School and above): ¥1,600 → ¥1,000 Child (Elementary School): ¥800 → ¥500 *Small children (below elementary school age) ride free when accompanied by an adult. If there are more small children than adults, child fare must be paid for the number of small children that exceed adults.
■Shuttle Cruiser Captain Line (Between Kaiyukan and USJ)
Fare discounts are as follows: Adults (Middle School and above): <One-way> ¥700 → ¥630; <Round-trip> ¥1,300 → ¥1,170 Elementary School: <One-way> ¥400 → ¥360; <Round-trip> ¥700 → ¥630 Preschool (4+): <One-way> ¥300 → ¥270; <Round-trip> ¥500 → ¥450 *One adult fare purchase is necessary for every preschool fare discounted.

Discounts for Other Tourist Destinations

*Subject to change. Please confirm the details at each destination.

■Osaka Castle Museum
Entrance fee discounts are as follows: High school and above: ¥600 → ¥540 Middle school and under: Free
■Osaka Castle Nishinomaru Garden
Entrance fee discounted from ¥200 to ¥140.
■Umeda Sky Building Floating Garden Observatory
Observation deck entrance fee discount as follows: Adults: ¥800 → ¥720 Other ages receive 10% OFF
■Up to a 50% discount on 30 other tourist sites in Osaka.
Please check this pamphlet for details on where discounts can be used. *Please ask about discounted prices at the destinations listed.

How to Use

1. Purchase the Osaka Kaiyu Ticket at a train station!

To purchase, go to the ticket office of the train you wish to travel on, and ask the station staff or service manager. Check here for sales locations. *Tickets are not sold online or at the Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan ticket office.

Let’s chat at the station! A Quick Japanese lesson

“SUMIMASEN , Ōsaka Kaiyū Kippu o Kaitai desu.”

= “Excuse me, I would like to buy an
Osaka Kaiyu Ticket.”

2. Let’s ride the train to Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan!

With one day of unlimited travel, you can visit other tourist sites within the designated area.
*You cannot use the ticket or discounts for other days after it’s been used.

3. Enter Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan with the ticket QR code!

Hold the Osaka Kaiyu Ticket QR code up to the automatic turnstile to enter. With this ticket, you can enter right away and skip the lines.
After exploring the Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan, use the Osaka Kaiyu Ticket to head to your next destination.

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I purchase tickets online?
Tickets are not sold online. Also note that they are not for sale at the Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan ticket office.
Please purchase this ticket from one of these sales locations (ticket offices at train stations).
Can I use the benefits the day after using the ticket on the train?
Entrance to Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan and all benefits and discounts to other destinations are only valid on the day of travel. Please keep this in mind.
Which ticket is right for me? Where do I buy it? How much is it?
Popular tourist destinations are listed on the Sales Locations and Prices sheet below. Please find the one that includes your destination.
Please also refer to the Case Examples written in the Travel Tips PDF.
Can I buy the ticket in advance and use it later?
So long as the ticket is within its period of use, you can use it any time after purchase.
It’s a good idea to purchase the ticket at Kansai International Airport and use it later for sightseeing around the city.
*The Osaka City Plan is sold at Kansai International Airport Kansai Tourist Information Center (Terminal 1, 1F Center).
Is there a Kaiyu ticket for children?
All Kaiyukan tickets are either adult (16+) or child (7-12) tickets.
For other ages, please purchase the standard train fare and entrance ticket.
Can I use this ticket on JR?
This ticket cannot be used on JR. You will need a JR ticket.
When using the ticket, do I have to go to the Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan first?
This is not necessary. You’re free to use the trains and destinations in any order you like.

Sales Locations and Prices

■Osaka City Plan

Recommended for: Spending the day in Osaka City Visiting Dotonbori, Shinsaibashi, Umeda, Tennoji, Shin-Osaka, Amerika-mura, Osaka Castle, etc.

Prices, Sales Locations, Inquiries

[Description]
Entrance to Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan and one day of unlimited travel on all lines of the Osaka Municipal Subway, New Tram, and bus
[Price]
Adults (16+): ¥2,550
Children (7-12): ¥1,300
[Sales Location]
Ticket offices at all subway and New Tram stations (click here for a list of all stations including Shin-Osaka, Umeda, Shinsaibashi, Namba, etc.)
Osaka Visitors’ Information Center (Umeda, Namba)
Kansai Tourist Information Center (KIX (Kansai International Airport Terminal 1, 1F Center), Shinsaibashi, Daimaru Shinsaibashi, Kyoto)
[Inquiries]

■Osaka Municipal Transportation Bureau Osaka Municipal Transportation Information Center
TEL: +81-6-6582-1400 (8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m., open every day)
http://www.kotsu.city.osaka.lg.jp/foreign/english

■Kansai International Airport Kansai Tourist Information Center
TEL: +81-72-456-6160(7:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m., open every day)
http://www.tourist-information-center.jp/kansai/en/

■Nankai Plan

Recommended for: Using Kansai International Airport (KIX) Visiting Osaka Harbor, Rinku Town, Mount Koya

Prices, Sales Locations, Inquiries

[Description]
Entrance to Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan and one day of unlimited travel on all Osaka Municipal Transportation lines and all Nankai Railway lines
[Price]
Adults (16+): ¥3,010
Children (7-12): ¥1,660
[Sales Location]
Ticket offices of the following Nankai line stations:
All stations on the Nankai line including Kansai Airport Station, Rinku Town Station, Namba Station (not including unstaffed stations)
[Inquiries]

■Nankai Telephone Center
TEL: +81-6-6643-1005(8:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.*except New Year)
http://www.howto-osaka.com/

■Hankyu Plan

Recommended for: Destinations in areas like Osaka, Kobe, Kyoto, etc. Travelling to central Kyoto (Omiya, Karasuma, Kawaramachi, Nijo Castle, Kyoto International Manga Museum)

Prices, Sales Locations, Inquiries

[Description]
Entrance to Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan and one day of unlimited travel on all Osaka Municipal Transportation lines and all Hankyu Railway lines (not including Kobe Rapid Transit lines)
[Price]
Adult (16+): ¥2,960
Child (7-12): ¥1,610
[Sales Location]
Ticket offices at the following Hankyu Line stations:
Umeda Station, Juso Station, Tsukaguchi Station, Nishinomiya-Kitaguchi Station, Shukugawa Station, Kobe Sannomiya Station, Toyonaka Station, Ishibashi Station, Kawanishi-Noseguchi Station, Takarazuka Station, Awaji Station, Ibaraki-shi Station, Takatsuki Station, Katsura Station, Kawaramachi Station, Kita-Senri Station
[Inquiries]

■Hankyu Railway Transport Information Center
TEL: +81-570-089-500
TEL: +81-6-6133-3473
(Weekdays 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m., weekends and holidays 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.)
http://www.hankyu.co.jp/global/en/

■Keihan Plan

Recommended for: Travelling to north or south Kyoto (Demachiyanagi, Gion, Shimogamo Shrine, Kiyomizu-dera, Tofuku-ji, Sanjusangen-do, Hongan-ji, Kyoto Imperial Palace, Heian Shrine, Yasaka Shrine, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art)

Prices, Sales Locations, Inquiries

[Description]
Entrance to Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan and one day of unlimited travel on all Osaka Municipal Transportation lines and all Keihan Railway lines (not including the Otsu line and Otokoyama Cable)
[Price]
Adults (16+): ¥3,100
Child (7-12): ¥1,600
[Sales Location]
Ticket offices at the following Keihan line stations:
Nakanoshima Station, Yodoyabashi Station, Temmabashi Station, Kyobashi Station, Moriguchishi Station, Neyagawashi Station, Korien Station, Hirakatashi Station, Kuzuha Station, Chushojima Station, Tambabashi Station, Gion-Shijo Station, Sanjo Station, Demachiyanagi Station
[Inquiries]

■Keihan Railway Customer Center
TEL: +81-6-6945-4560 (weekdays 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m., weekends and holidays 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. *except 12/30 - 1/3)
http://www.keihan.co.jp/travel/en/

■Kintetsu Plan 2

Recommended for: Travelling greater distances in Osaka and Nara

Prices, Sales Locations, Inquiries

[Description]
Entrance to Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan and one day of unlimited travel on all Osaka Municipal Transportation lines, Kintetsu Railway lines (all KANSAI THRU PASS areas), and Hanshin Railway lines (from Osaka Namba to Kujo)
[Price]
Adult (16+): ¥3,580
Child (7-12): ¥1,910
[Sales Location]
Ticket offices at the following Kintetsu stations:
Osaka Namba Station, Osaka Uehommachi Station, Kawachi-Kokubu Station, Goido Station, Yamato-Takada Station, Yamato-Yagi Station, Sakurai Station, Haibara Station, Nabari Station, Kikyogaoka Station, Iga-Kambe Station, Ikoma Station, Higashi Ikoma Station, Tomio Station, Gakuen-mae Station, Yamato-Saidaiji Station, Shin-Omiya Station, Kintetsu Nara Station, Kyoto Station, Kintetsu Tambabashi Station, Mukaijima Station, Okubo Station, Shin-Tanabe Station, Kodo Station, Takanohara Station, Kintetsu Koriyama Station, Tenri Station, Oji Station, Gakken Nara-Tomigaoka Station, Osaka Abenobashi Station, Furuichi Station, Shakudo Station, Takadashi Station, Kashiharajingu-mae Station, Asuka Station, Tsubosakayama Station, Kishi Station, Tondabayashi Station, Kawachinagano Station, Kintetsu Gose Station
[Inquiries]

■Customer Information Telephone Center
TEL: +81-6-6771-3105 (8:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.)
http://www.kintetsu.co.jp/foreign/english/index.html

■Other

See this PDF for Kintetsu Version 1, Hanshin Version, Kitakyu Version, Semboku Rapid Railway Version, and Nose Version

2017 Osaka Kaiyu Ticket Pamphlet

Osaka Kaiyu Ticket currently on sale

Sales Period: April 1st, 2017 (Sat.) – March 31st, 2018 (Sat.)
Period of Use: April 1st, 2017 (Sat.) – April 30th, 2018 (Mon.)

Inquiries

For any inquiries regarding the Osaka Kaiyu Ticket, please visit the Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan Information counter. Tel: +81-6-6576-5501 
E-mail: info2@kaiyukan.com

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