Kintetsu Gose Line

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The Kintetsu Gose Line (近鉄御所線 Kintetsu Gose sen?) is a railway line of Kintetsu Corporation in Nara Prefecture, Japan connecting Shakudo Station in Katsuragi and Kintetsu Gose Station in Gose.

The line has four stations including the terminal Gose and the transfer station Shakudo. It is mainly used by commuters to Osaka, as well as those who access to Mt. Katsuragi. At Kintetsu Gose, there is a bus headed for the Mt. Katsuragi Ropeway, which is also run by Kintetsu.

Route data[edit]

History[edit]

The Osaka Electric Railway Co. opened the line in 1930, electrified at 1500 VDC. The company merged with Kintetsu in 1944.

Stations[edit]

Station km Location
Shakudo
尺土
0.0 Katsuragi Nara Prefecture
Kintetsu Shinjō
近鉄新庄
2.4
Oshimi
忍海
3.9
Kintetsu Gose
近鉄御所
5.2 Gose

Connecting Lines[edit]

References[edit]

This article incorporates material from the corresponding article in the Japanese Wikipedia