Kitayama Rail Pages
Hokuriku Shinkansen


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Railway Line
JR East Hokuriku Shinkansen (JR East)
JR West Hokuriku Shinkansen (JR West)
JR East Nagano Shinkansen

JR East 東日本旅客鉄道 [JR東日本]  Higashi Nihon Ryokaku Tetsudō [JR East]     East Japan Railway

Hokuriku Shinkansen (JR East) 北陸新幹線 Shinkansen      1435 mm     

You can find Kitayama Rail Maps for this line on these pages: Niigata
Nagano Matsumoto Takasaki

Traction25 kV 50 Hz ACTakasaki - 5 km west of Karuizawa
25 kV 60 Hz AC5 km west of Karuizawa - Jōetsu-Myōkō

Opened1997Takasaki - NaganoTracksDouble track
March 14, 2015Nagano - Jōetsu-Myōkō (- Kanazawa)
MapsKmStops
Asa
Stops
Ha
Stops
Ka
Station name Official name Furigana nameConnecting linesCityPrefecture
0.0 ●◀◕◀|◀Takasaki高崎たかさき Jōshin: Jōshin >Shimonita
JR East: Hachikō* >Hachiōji
JR East: Jōetsu >Nagaoka
JR East: Jōetsu Shinkansen >Tōkyō >Niigata
JR East: Ryōmō* >Oyama
JR East: Shinetsu hon >Yokokawa
JR East: Takasaki >Ōmiya
Takasaki-shi Gunma
18.5
Annaka-Haruna安中榛名あんなかはるな
Annaka-shi
41.8
Karuizawa軽井沢かるいざわ Shinano: Shinano Tetsudō >Nagano
Karuizawa-machi Nagano
59.4
Sakudaira佐久平さくだいら JR East: Koumi "Yatsugatake-Kōgen line" >Kobuchizawa >Komoro
Saku-shi
84.2
Ueda上田うえだ Shinano: Shinano Tetsudō >Karuizawa >Nagano
Ueda: Bessho >Bessho-onsen
Ueda-shi
117.4 ●▲●◁Nagano長野ながの JR East: Iiyama* >Echigo-Kawaguchi
JR East: Shinetsu hon >Shinonoi
JR East: Shinonoi* >Shiojiri
Nagano: Nagano >Yudanaka
Shinano: Kita-Shinano >Myōkōkōgen
Shinano: Shinano Tetsudō* >Karuizawa
Nagano-shi
147.3

Iiyama飯山いいやま JR East: Iiyama >Toyono >Echigo-Kawaguchi
Iiyama-shi
176.9
●▶|▶Jōetsu-Myōkō上越妙高じょうえつみょうこう ETR: Myōkō Haneuma >Myōkōkōgen >Naoetsu
JR West: Hokuriku Shinkansen >Kanazawa
Jōetsu-shi Niigata
The stopping pattern, as well as the origin/destination station(s), for the different train types is shown above.
The code in the header matches the stop mark code in the service type table below.
* This service uses the tracks of another line from this station ◔ Some trains stop here ◕ Almost all trains stop here ● All trains stop here
◀ All/Many trains are through from another line ◁ Some trains are through from another line | The trains do not stop here ▶ All/Many trains are through to another line
▲ All trains terminate here

Service types / Traffic Pattern
Accurate at: Mar 6, 2017
TypeNameStop
mark
Origin - Major stops - DestinationTrains
per day
Fastest
train
Average
speed
ShinkansenAsama
あさま
Asa Tōkyō - Takasaki - Nagano161h42133 km/h
Karuizawa - Nagano130 min151 km/h
Hakutaka
はくたか
Ha Tōkyō - Takasaki - Nagano - Kanazawa142h56155 km/h
Nagano - Kanazawa11h27157 km/h
Kagayaki
かがやき
Ka Tōkyō - Ōmiya - Nagano - Kanazawa122h28184 km/h

Nagano Shinkansen 長野新幹線
The section (Tōkyō -) Takasaki - Nagano of Hokuriku Shinkansen was known as Nagano Shinkansen until Mar 13, 2015.


JR West 西日本旅客鉄道 [JR西日本]  Nishi Nippon Ryokaku Tetsudō [JR West]     West Japan Railway Company

Hokuriku Shinkansen (JR West) 北陸新幹線 Shinkansen      1435 mm     

You can find Kitayama Rail Maps for this line on these pages:
Niigata
Nagano
Takaoka - Toyama
Toyama City

Traction25 kV 60 Hz ACJōetsu-Myōkō - Itoigawa
25 kV 50 Hz ACItoigawa - Itoigawa
25 kV 60 Hz ACItoigawa - Kanazawa

OpenedMarch 14, 2015
TracksDouble track
Current status of the future sections:
· Kanazawa - Fukui - Tsuruga: Under construction, will open latest 2026
· Tsuruga - Ōsaka: Route not decided
MapsKmStops
Tsu
Stops
Ha
Stops
Ka
Station name Official name Furigana nameConnecting linesCityPrefecture
176.9
●◀|◀Jōetsu-Myōkō上越妙高じょうえつみょうこう ETR: Myōkō Haneuma >Myōkōkōgen >Naoetsu
JR East: Hokuriku Shinkansen >Tōkyō
Jōetsu-shi Niigata
213.9

Itoigawa糸魚川いといがわ ETR: Nihonkai Hisui >Ichiburi (-Tonari) >Naoetsu
JR West: Ōito >Minami-Otari
Itoigawa-shi
253.1

Kurobe-Unazukionsen黒部宇奈月温泉くろべうなづきおんせん Toyama (Chitetsu): Hon [Shin-Kurobe] >Dentetsu-Toyama >Unazuki-onsen
Kurobe-shi Toyama
286.9 ●▼Toyama富山とやま Ainokaze Toyama: Ainokaze Toyama Tetsudō >Takaoka >Ichiburi
JR West: Takayama hon >Gifu
Toyama (Chitetsu): Fujikoshi* [Dentetsu-Toyama] >Minami-Toyama - Iwakuraji
Toyama (Chitetsu): Hon [Dentetsu-Toyama] >Unazuki-onsen
Toyama (Chitetsu): Toyama shinai kidō [Toyama-eki] >Minami-Toyama-ekimae >Daigaku-mae
Toyama Light Rail: Toyamakō [Toyama-ekikita] >Iwasehama
Toyama-shi
305.8 Shin-Takaoka新高岡しんたかおか JR West: Jōhana >Takaoka >Jōhana
Takaoka-shi
345.5 ●▲●▲●▲Kanazawa金沢かなざわ Hokutetsu: Asanogawa [Hokutetsu-Kanazawa] >Uchinada
IR Ishikawa: IR Ishikawa Tetsudō >Kurikara
JR West: Hokuriku hon >Maibara
JR West: Nanao* >Nanao
Kanazawa-shi Ishikawa
The stopping pattern, as well as the origin/destination station(s), for the different train types is shown above.
The code in the header matches the stop mark code in the service type table below.
* This service uses the tracks of another line from this station ◔ Some trains stop here ● All trains stop here ▼ All/Many trains originate here
◀ All/Many trains are through from another line | The trains do not stop here ▲ All trains terminate here

Service types / Traffic Pattern
Accurate at: Mar 6, 2017
TypeNameStop
mark
Origin - Major stops - DestinationTrains
per day
Fastest
train
Average
speed
ShinkansenTsurugi
つるぎ
Tsu Toyama - Kanazawa1722 min160 km/h
Hakutaka
はくたか
Ha Tōkyō - Takasaki - Nagano - Kanazawa142h56155 km/h
Nagano - Kanazawa11h27157 km/h
Kagayaki
かがやき
Ka Tōkyō - Ōmiya - Nagano - Kanazawa122h28184 km/h


This page is updated Mar 11, 2017