Kitayama Rail Pages
Kabe line


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

Kabe 可部線 JR railway      1067 mm     1500V DC
Read more about the line in English Wikipedia: Kabe Line

Opened1909-1911762 mm gauge; Yokogawa - KabeRegauged1928-1929762 mm > 1067 mmOpenedMarch 2017Kabe - Aki-Kameyama
1936-1969Kabe - Sandankyō (46.2 km)Closed2003Kabe - SandankyōTracksSingle track
The line was originally intended as a line between Hiroshima and Hamada. It was extended several times, but in 2003 the outer part of line was abolished.
MapsKmStation name Official name Furigana nameConnecting linesCityPrefecture
-3.0 Hiroshima広島ひろしま Hiroden: Hon [Hiroshima station] >Hiroden Nishi-Hiroshima
JR West: Geibi >Miyoshi
JR West: Kure* >Mihara
JR West: Sanyō hon >Kōbe
JR West: Sanyō Shinkansen >Shin-Ōsaka >Hakata
Hiroshima-shi Hiroshima
0.0 Yokogawa横川よこがわ Hiroden: Yokogawa [Yokogawa station] >Tōkaichimachi
JR West: Sanyō hon >Shimonoseki
Hiroshima-shi Hiroshima
1.1 Mitaki三滝みたき
2.6 Aki-Nagatsuka安芸長束あきながつか
3.9 Shimo-Gion下祇園しもぎおん
5.3 Furuichibashi古市橋ふるいちばし
6.5 Ōmachi大町おおまち HRT: Hiroshima Shinkōtsu Ichigō [1-gō] "Astram line" >Hondōri >Kōikikōen-mae
7.3 Midorii緑井みどりい
8.1 Shichikenjaya七軒茶屋しちけんぢゃや
9.6 Bairin梅林ばいりん
11.2 Kami-Yagi上八木かみやぎ
12.6 Nakashima中島なかしま
14.0 Kabe可部かべ
14.8 Kōdo-Homachigawa河戸帆待川こうどほまちがわ
15.6 Aki-Kameyamaあき亀山あきかめやま

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This page is updated Oct 9, 2021