Universal Express Pass 4 — Minion Ride


Book Universal Express Pass 4 – Minion Ride and save hours of queueing time at Universal Studios Japan! This pass includes timed entry to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ and Super Nintendo World™, plus shortened wait times at four rides.


  • Skip the line at four popular rides in Universal Studios Japan with this Express Pass
  • Get timed-entry tickets to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ and Super Nintendo World™
  • Book a Studio Pass separately and get unlimited rides at Universal Studios Japan

Key Information


Despicable Me: Minion Mayhem at Universal Studios Japan takes you into the whirling world of the Minions. A massive dome screen and hyper-realistic projection system blur the lines between up and down in this madcap experience. Climb aboard a vehicle designed by Gru, and enter his laboratory to begin the process of becoming a Minion. Under the supervision of Gru and his three daughters, you'll dash through the air and back to earth, turning upside down and round and round as you plunge into Minion mayhem on a thrilling ride that satisfies your senses and warms your heart. Universal Express Pass 4 – Minion Ride includes timed entry to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ and Super Nintendo World™, plus shortened wait times at four popular rides in the park! Rides included: 1. Despicable Me: Minion Mayhem 2. Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey™* 3. Mario Kart: Koopa's Challenge* 4. Either The Amazing Adventures of Spider-Man: The Ride 4K3D or Jurassic Park: The Ride™ *These rides have designated timed entry, please be sure to go at the time specified on your pass. Some rides have a height restriction. The fast-selling Universal Express Pass comes in several varieties, each one granting you express access to some of the most popular rides Universal Studios Japan has to offer, letting you spend less time waiting and more time enjoying the thrills of the park! Whether you're mad for modern Hollywood blockbusters like Despicable Me and Spider-Man, or more excited by classics like Jaws and Jurassic Park, you're going to want a Universal Express Pass to make the most of your day at Universal Studios Japan in Osaka! Universal Express Passes almost always sell out in advance, so book early to avoid disappointment. Additionally, get the most out of your Japan trip by downloading the Travel Contents app, co-developed by Universal Studios Japan. With this app, you can receive discount coupons, earn redeemable points by checking in to selected attractions, rack up reward points while shopping at partner establishments, and more.

How it works

1) Select your preferred date. Our system sets the start time at 09:00 by default; however, the park's actual opening time varies, and is usually from 08:30–09:30 2) Once your booking is confirmed, you will receive an email with your Express Pass with a QR code. Please check carefully for details such as the date and validity period 3) Note that you will need to separately book a Studio Pass for entry to Universal Studios Japan 4) On the day of your visit, present your QR code at the entrance of each ride for entry. For timed-entry rides, please go at the time specified on your pass 5) In the unlikely event of park closure, please contact us for refunds on any unused e-tickets. If you have received physical tickets, you will need to return the unused tickets to us or our ticketing partner; please message us for details Using the Universal Express Pass • There are a limited number of Universal Express Passes available for each day and time slot • Universal Express Passes are only valid on the booked date, which cannot be changed after booking • One Express Pass per person is required • If your Express Pass includes a temporarily closed attraction, you will be offered an alternative, excluding the following: • Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey™ • Flight of the Hippogriff • Hollywood Dream: The Ride — Backdrop • Some attractions have designated timed entry; Express Pass timings are allocated according to availability and cannot be selected; you will be informed of your time slot when receiving your pass • If you arrive late to an attraction with timed access, you will not be refunded, and you will not be able to change to a different time slot • Universal Express Passes cannot be used by those who enter the park with a Twilight Pass (for entry after 15:00)