Astram Line

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A train on the Astram Line (July 2007)

The Astram Line (アストラムライン Asutoramurain?) is a rubber-tired transit system operated by Hiroshima Rapid Transit in Hiroshima, Japan. Astram opened August 8, 1994 for the 1994 Asian Games in Hiroshima. The line connects between central Hiroshima and Hiroshima Big Arch, the main stadium of the Asian Games.

Statistics[edit]

  • Total Distance: 18.4 km
  • Number of stations: 22 stations
  • Train length: 6 cars
  • Minimum Headway: 2'30
  • Automatic platform screen doors
  • Power supply: 750 V DC
  • Kobelco AGT (Automated Guideway Transit) system with crew

Stations[edit]

Station Distance (km) Transfers Location
Hondōri 0.0 Hiroden Ujina Line (at Hondori) Naka-ku
Kenchō-mae 0.3 Hiroden Main Line
Hiroden Ujina Line (at Kamiya-cho-higashi or Kamiya-cho-nishi)
Jōhoku 1.4
Shin-Hakushima 1.7 Sanyo Main Line
Kabe Line
Hakushima 2.1
Ushita 2.9 Higashi-ku
Fudōin-mae 4.0
Gion-shinbashi-kita 5.0 Asaminami-ku
Nishihara 6.0
Nakasuji 7.0
Furuichi 7.8  
Ōmachi 8.4 Kabe Line
Bishamondai 9.6
Yasuhigashi 10.6
Kamiyasu 11.4
Takatori 12.0  
Chōrakuji 12.7
Tomo 13.9
Ōbara 14.9  
Tomo-chūō 16.0  
Ōzuka 17.6
Kōiki-kōen-mae 18.4

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