Kyushu Railway Company

The first railway on Kyushu opened in 1889 between Hakata and Chitosegawa. JR Kyushu was created in 1987 when JNR was privatised. It runs 22 routes serving a total of 567 stations. Kyushu Shinkansen operations between Yatsushiro and Hakata started in Spring 2011, allowing through operation from Shin-Osaka to Kagoshima. ...

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