Train lines in Japan - Kita Shinano-sen

Kita Shinano-sen
北しなの線

Since March 2015 when the Hokuriku Shinkansen line extended beyond Nagano Station, the Kita Shinano-sen line has been owned and operated by the Shinano Tetsudo company. The full name of the line is the Shinano Tetsudo Kita Shinano-sen. It used to be part of the Shinetsu Honsen.

The line connects Nagano Station with Myoko Kogen Station in Niigata Prefecture and is the quickest means of getting to Myoko from Nagano.

 
Kita Shinano-sen
Station names and distances from Nagano Station in Nagano Prefecture to Myoko Kogen Station in Niigata Prefecture

Trains continuing on north beyond Myoko Kogen Station do so on the connecting and also newly named Echigo Tokimeki Railway Myoko Haneuma Line (or Myoko Haneuma Line for short).

See also:

>> Trains in Japan
>> Regional train line connections

Regional Travel Guides:

>> Myoko

 

 

Station name Station name in Japanese

Prefecture

Distance from Nagano Station Connecting train lines 
Nagano 長野駅

Nagano

>>> Hokuriku Shinkansen
Kita Nagano 北長野駅 3.9km  
Sansai 三才駅 6.8km  
Toyono 豊野駅 10.8km Iiyama-sen
Mure 牟礼駅 18.6km  
Furuma 古間駅 25.1km  
Kurohime 黒姫駅 28.9km  
Myoko Kogen 妙高高原駅

Niigata

 

37.3km Myoko Haneuma line

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