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KITAKYUSHU
 Japan

Kitakyushu Monorail and Tram Map

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 MONORAIL

Kitakyushu (1 million inh.), on the Japanese island of Kyushu near Fukuoka.

- 8.8 km monorail
- 13 stations
- operated by Kitakyushu Rapid Railway
- opened:
09 Apr 1985 - Heiwa-dori - Kikugaoka, 8.4 km
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1 Apr 1998 - Kokura - Heiwa-dori, 0.4 km

Station list:

Kokura - Heiwadori - Tanga - Kawaraguchi/Mihagino - Katano - Jono - Kitagata - Keibajou - Moritsune - Tokurikikoudan-mae - Tokurikiarashiyama-mae - Shii - Kikugaoka

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 TRAM

"Chikuho- Electric Railroad Line"

- operated by Chikutetsu
- opened 1914
- 16 km
- 21 stops
- track gauge: 1435 mm

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 Links

Kitakyushu Urban Monorail (Official Site)

Chikutetsu (Official Site)

Monorail Society

BLOG: Read your webmaster's impressions of Kitakyushu's Monorail system (April 2016)

 

 

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