Kanto Railway KiHa 532 DMU
|Line length||4.5 km (2.8 mi)|
|Track gauge||1,067 mm (3 ft 6 in)|
|Minimum radius||207 m (679 ft)|
|Operating speed||50 km/h (31 mph)|
The Ryūgasaki Line (竜ヶ崎線 Ryūgasaki-sen?) operated by the Kantō Railway in Ibaraki Prefecture in Japan. It is a diesel operated line which runs from Sanuki, connecting with the Jōban Line, to Ryūgasaki, with one intermediate station at Ireji.
The line first opened on 14 August 1900 as a 762 mm (2 ft 6 in) gauge steam-operated line. The line was regauged to 1,067 mm (3 ft 6 in) in July 1915. The line switched to driver-only-operation in August 1971, becoming the first driver-only-operation line in Japan.
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