Kumamoto Station is the main railway terminal of the city of Kumamoto, Japan. It is located in Nishi-ku, Kumamoto, and is operated by Kyushu Railway Company (JR Kyushu).In front of the station is a tram stop of the tram operated by Kumamoto City Transportation Bureau named Kumamoto-Ekimae Station.LinesKumamoto is an intermediate station of the Kyushu Shinkansen and the Kagoshima Main Line and a terminal station of the Hōhi Main Line.JR limited express trains Aso Boy (Kumamoto - Miyaji) Trans-Kyushu Limited ExpressHistoryThe station, one of the key stations of the railway network in the island of Kyushu, opened on July 1, 1891 when the Kyushu Railway extended the railway (later named Kagoshima Main Line) from Tamana Station (then called Takase Station) to this station. To visit JR Kumamoto Station on your trip to Kumamoto, use our Kumamoto trip planner.
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I only have trouble in Tokyo changing trains, for there are just too many tracks. This like the rest of the country is well organized with a fine staff that gets you to the gate you're looking for. more »
Arrived very clean stn , shops , cafes , toilets ( very clean) ticket hall very efficient set up during Rwc practicing for Olympics more »
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