Hakone Tozan Railway

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Hakone Tozan Railway and Hydrangea street

The Hakone Tozan Railway (箱根登山鉄道 Hakone Tozan Tetsudō?) is a private railway company in Japan, part of the Odakyu Group. It is best known for its operation of the Hakone Tozan Line, the first mountain railway in Japan, but like most Japanese railway companies, also operates bus service, namely Hakone Tozan Bus. It also operates the connecting Hakone Tozan Cable Car.

The Hakone Tozan Line consists of two sections: a lower section from Odawara to Hakone-Yumoto, and an upper section from Hakone-Yumoto to Gōra. At Gōra, a cable car is available to transfer visitors to and from Lake Ashi.

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  • Rhaetian Railway, A Swiss mountain railway network, twinning railway with Hakone Tozan Railway.

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