10 Best Uniqlo Stores in Osaka

Discovering Osaka Through Its Best Uniqlo Shops

In the dynamic Japanese fashion landscape, Uniqlo has emerged as a beacon of contemporary fashion and practicality. This retail giant, renowned for its affordable yet stylish clothing, has woven itself into the fabric of daily life in Osaka.

With a strategy that marries convenience with accessibility, Uniqlo has strategically placed its stores across the city, ensuring that whether you’re near the neon-lit streets of Dotonbori or in the quieter suburbs, a Uniqlo store isn’t far away. Each of these top 10 locations offers a unique shopping experience, reflecting the diverse character of Osaka’s neighborhoods. Here is our list of the 10 best Uniqlo stores in Osaka.

1. UNIQLO Osaka (Umeda)

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The Uniqlo Osaka store in the downtown district of Umeda is a shining example of the brand’s global flagship stores. Opened in 2014 and located a mere couple of minutes on foot from Hankyu Umeda Station, it spreads across four levels with a sprawling floor space of 2,942 square meters.

This store caters both to the local Kansai region as well as a global clientele, offering a comprehensive range of Uniqlo products including men’s, women’s, kids’, and babies’ clothing, carrying the concept motto of “The best UNIQLO in Osaka, the best UNIQLO in the World” and boasting a multilingual staff, able to serve customers in four languages (Japanese, English, Chinese and Korean). Its prime location and extensive product line make it a must-visit for both tourists and locals.

2. UNIQLO Shinsaibashi

Uniqlo Shinsaibashi (ユニクロ 心斎橋) distinguishes itself from all the others with a striking facade that turns into a colorful and dynamic billboard at night, besides an Osaka-themed interior, reflecting the city’s unique character. This store not only offers Uniqlo’s standard range of products but also features exclusive collaborations with local artists and brands to create an exclusive series of clothing and accessories related to Osaka’s cultural landmarks and most recognizable local establishments, showcasing the local cultural richness.

The ambiance is enriched by contributions from notable local figures, like the shop’s background music that is composed by Taro Kido, a local legend known for decades for composing jingles and theme songs. This store, while still being part of a large fashion retail chain, is also a special celebration of the local vibrant culture and artistic community.


Uniqlo Shin-Osaka (ユニクロ JR新大阪), conveniently located within the JR station complex, underwent a significant renovation in April 2021. This store is a compact, yet efficiently designed space, ideally suited for travelers and businesspeople on the go. Its location in one of Osaka’s major transportation hubs makes it a perfect spot for last-minute shopping needs, especially for those who might have forgotten to pack certain essentials.

The store’s product range, while slightly limited due to its size, is thoughtfully curated to offer ease of shopping and quick selection. This Uniqlo outlet represents a fusion of practicality and accessibility, catering especially to the needs of busy commuters and travelers passing through Shin-Osaka station.

4. UNIQLO Aeon Mall Rinku Sennan


Uniqlo Aeon Mall Rinku Sennan (ユニクロ イオンモールりんくう泉南), located in the large Aeon Mall Rinku Sennan, offers a pleasant and spacious shopping environment.

It’s well-known for its wide range of Uniqlo products, including men’s, women’s, kids’, and baby clothing. The store’s layout is designed for easy navigation, making it effortless for shoppers to find what they need. The mall’s proximity to the scenic Sennan Long Park adds to its appeal, making it a great spot for a day out that combines both leisure and shopping.

5. UNIQLO Abeno Q’s Mall

Uniqlo Abeno Q's Mall

Uniqlo Abeno Q’s Mall (ユニクロ あべのキューズモール) is a stone’s throw away from key transit points like Tennoji Station, providing easy access for both local shoppers and tourists.

This store’s convenience lies in its integration into the Abeno district, an area pulsating with urban culture and close to landmarks like Abeno Harukas, Japan’s tallest skyscraper. Inside, the store is a model of Uniqlo’s signature clean and functional design, with wide aisles and a spacious layout that comfortably accommodates a high volume of customers, including families with strollers. 


Uniqlo Links Umeda
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Uniqlo LINKS UMEDA (ユニクロ LINKS UMEDA) is a standout destination for fashion enthusiasts. Strategically located in the heart of the city, it’s just a short walk from several major train stations including Umeda, Osaka, and Osaka Umeda.

This store is part of the LINKS UMEDA shopping complex, a modern and dynamic center for shopping and leisure. The complex itself is a hub of activity, offering a variety of other shopping and dining options, making the Uniqlo store a convenient choice for those looking to combine their clothing shopping with other experiences.

7. UNIQLO Uehonmachi YUFURA

Uniqlo Uehonmachi YUFURA (ユニクロ 上本町YUFURA) is located within the YUFURA shopping complex, a prominent feature in the city’s Uehonmachi area with a wide variety of shops and services.

In close proximity to significant cultural landmarks like the Osaka Shinkabukiza Theater, the store is an attractive spot not only for shopping but also for experiencing a blend of contemporary and historical Osaka.

8. UNIQLO Lalaport 

Uniqlo Lalaport
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Uniqlo Lalaport (ユニクロ ららぽーと堺) is a large store located within the Lalaport shopping mall from the Kuroyama area of Sakai City. Its location is an area rich in history and culture, as Sakai is known for its ancient Mozu Tombs, a UNESCO World Heritage site, and its traditional crafts like knife and samurai sword making. This historical backdrop provides shoppers with a chance to explore local culture and history in conjunction with their shopping experience.

9. UNIQLO Kuzuha Mall

Uniqlo Kuzuha Mall

Uniqlo Kuzuha Mall (ユニクロ くずはモール) is located within Kuzuha Mall in Hirakata City and offers everything one would expect from a Uniqlo location.

Kuzuha Mall itself is a significant attraction in the area, hosting a variety of shops and dining options, conveniently close right next to Kuzuha Station and near Yodo River and its surrounding natural landscapes, ideal for a leisurely stroll away from the urban setting.


Uniqlo Lalaport EXPOCITY
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Uniqlo Lalaport EXPOCITY (ユニクロ ららぽーとEXPOCITY) is a very convenient spot located in Suita City, within Lalaport EXPOCITY, one of the largest shopping complexes in Japan.

It includes a variety of entertainment options, such as an aquarium, a cinema complex, and a Ferris wheel, in addition to around 300 shops and restaurants, so there are quite a lot of options awaiting us once we’re done with our shopping. Furthermore, the exceptional Osaka Expo Park is right in front of the mall to round up the activities for the day!

Exploring Uniqlo stores in Osaka offers a unique perspective on the city’s fashion scene. Each location not only showcases the latest trends but also embodies the vibrant energy and diverse atmosphere of Osaka, making each visit a memorable part of the city’s exploration.

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Photographer, journalist, and avid urban cyclist, making sense of Japan since 2017. I was born in Caracas and lived for 14 years in Barcelona before moving to Tokyo. Currently working towards my goal of visiting every prefecture in Japan, I hope to share with readers the everlasting joy of discovery and the neverending urge to keep exploring.