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Should i get JR pass?

Hi i be traveling to japan 3-12 feb 2014. Reach tokyo on 4 feb stay 3 nights than travel to osaka via bullet train stay 3 nights than back to tokyo. Should i buy the JR pass? besides the twice shinkensen , looking at my initial itinerary, should i buy single trip or JR pass??

JAPAN ITINERARY – DAY 1-3 (TOKYO DISNEYLAND RESORT)
Day Date Time (Duration) Itinerary Hotel

Day 0 Mon
3 Feb 11.55pm - 07.40am
(6hrs 45mins) Singapore- Narita Japan

Day 1

Tue
4 Feb 07.40am - 11.10am
(3hrs 30mins) Narita Airport – Wash up and Breakfast

    11.10am - 12.10pm

(1hr) Narita Airport – Tokyo Disneyland Hotel

Airport Limo Terminal 1 Bus stop 7

    12.10pm - 03.00pm

(2 hrs 50mins) Tokyo Disneyland Hotel -Check in luggage (Reservation No. 1294269920001) Lunch and Explore the Mall – ikspiari

Tokyo Disneyland Hotel

    07.00pm - 08.30pm   Dinner  

Day 2

Wed

5 Feb 08.30am-10.00am Breakfast

    10.00am-06.30pm

(8hrs 30mins)

11.10am

Tokyo Disneyland

Operation hours : 10am-6.30pm
Disneyland Show Schedule

Lunch Reservation
Diamond Horseshoe

VIP Tour (Preferred 1pm-4pm)

    06.30pm Dinner  

Day 3 Thu
6 Feb 08.30am-10.00am Breakfast

    10.00am - 09.00pm   Tokyo Disneysea

Operation hours : 9am-10pm
Disneyland Show Schedule

Lunch

VIP Tour (Preferred 1pm-4pm)

Dinner

JAPAN ITINERARY – DAY 4-6 (OSAKA)
Day Date Time (Duration) Itinerary Hotel

Day 4 Fri
7 Feb 08.30am - 10.00am Breakfast
Check out hotel

    10.00am - 01.43pm   

Tokyo Disneyland – Shin-Osaka
Hyperdia Route - Disneyland to Osaka

Time Route Fare Seat Fee UsefulLink

10:06 TOKYO DISNEYLAND STATION
Station timetable | Add to favorite

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    Hotel

[11 Min] Disney Resort Line Train timetable | Interval timetable
¥250
10:17
10:17 RESORT GATE WAY
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    Hotel

[5 Min] Walk
10:22
10:28 MAIHAMA
Station timetable | Add to favorite

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    Hotel

[16 Min] JR Keiyo Line Local Train timetable | Interval timetable

10:44
11:10 TOKYO
[ Arrival track No.4 / Departure track No.16 ] Station timetable | Add to favorite
¥8,720 Map

    Hotel
    Rent-a-car

[153 Min] SHINKANSEN NOZOMI 27 Train timetable | Interval timetable

Green seat:
                                ¥10,180Reserved seat(High-season):
                                ¥5,740Unreserved seat:
                                ¥4,730 

13:43 SHIN-OSAKA
[ Arrival track No.22 ] Add to favorite Map

    Hotel
    Rent-a-car

Shin-Osaka Station (Midosuji Line) - Hommachi Station Exit 7 (15mins)

    2.30pm  Check in The St. Regis Osaka Confirmation No. 931017613

3-6-12 Honmachi, Chuo-ku Osaka, Osaka 541-0053

The St. Regis Osaka

    6.00pm  Dinner at Shinsaibashi

Day Date Time (Duration) Itinerary Hotel

Day 5 Sat
8 Feb 08.30am - 9.30am Breakfast

    9.30am  Travel from St Regis – Universal Studio Osaka

Opening hours :10am-6pm

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09:35 HOMMACHI
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    Hotel
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[4 Min] Osaka City Subway Chuo Line Train timetable | Interval timetable
¥200
09:39
09:46 KUJO(OSAKA)
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    Hotel
    Rent-a-car

[1 Min] Hanshin Namba Line Train timetable | Interval timetable
¥200
09:47
09:51 NISHIKUJO
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    Hotel
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[5 Min] JR Yumesaki Line Train timetable | Interval timetable
¥160
09:56 UNIVERSALCITY
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    10.00am Universal Studio Osaka

    06.00pm Universal Studio –The St. Regis Osaka 

3-6-12 Honmachi, Chuo-ku Osaka, Osaka 541-0053

Day Date Time (Duration) Itinerary Hotel

Day 6 Sun
9 Feb 08.30am - 9.30am Breakfast

        Travel from St Regis – Cup Noodle Museum or Umeda

2-3-4 Shinko, Naka-ku, Yokohama 231-0001 Japan Tel: General info: 045-345-0918 / Chicken Ramen Factory reservations: 045-345-0825

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09:37 HOMMACHI
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    Hotel
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[4 Min] Osaka City Subway Midosuji Line Train timetable | Interval timetable
¥200
09:41
09:41 UMEDA(SUBWAY)
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    Hotel
    Rent-a-car

[4 Min] Walk
09:45
09:45 OSAKA
[ Departure track No.8 ] Station timetable | Add to favorite

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[4 Min] JR Special Rapid Service Train timetable | Interval timetable

09:49
10:00 SHIN-OSAKA
[ Arrival track No.13 / Departure track No.26 ] Station timetable | Add to favorite

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    Hotel
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[134 Min] SHINKANSEN NOZOMI 8 Train timetable | Interval timetable
¥8,190 Green seat:

                                ¥10,180Reserved seat:
                                ¥5,540Unreserved seat:
                                ¥4,730 

12:14
12:19 SHIN-YOKOHAMA
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    Hotel

[2 Min] JR Yokohama Line Local Train timetable | Interval timetable

12:21
12:25 KIKUNA
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    Hotel

[13 Min] Tokyu Toyoko/Minatomirai Line Local Train timetable | Interval timetable
¥330
12:38 MINATOMIRAI
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        Umeda- Shopping

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10:03 HOMMACHI
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    Hotel
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[4 Min] Osaka City Subway Midosuji Line Train timetable | Interval timetable
¥200
10:07
10:07 UMEDA(SUBWAY)
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[4 Min] Walk
10:11 UMEDA(HANKYU)
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Hi there,

I've posted an answer to your question HERE.

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