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A KiHa 40 DMU on the Himi Line near Amaharashi
|Line length||16.5 km (10.3 mi)|
|Number of tracks||1|
|Track gauge||1,067 mm (3 ft 6 in)|
Although technically different lines, the Himi Line and the Jōhana Line are sometimes advertised as a single entity. Both start from Takaoka Station and share train sets with local livery.
|Takaoka||高岡||-||0.0||Ainokaze Toyama Railway Line, Jōhana Line||Takaoka||Toyama|
|Nōmachi||能町||2.4||4.1||Shinminato Line (Freight only)|
The line opened on 29 December 1900 between Takaoka and Fushiki, operated by the Chuetsu Railway. It was extended to Himi on 19 September 1912. The company was nationalised on 1 September 1920. With the privatization of JNR on 1 April 1987, the Himi Line was transferred to the ownership and control of JR West.
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