Nagasaki Ropeway

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Nagasaki Ropeway
Nagasaki Ropeway 201002.jpg
Status Operational
Character Aerial tramway
Location Mount Inasa, Nagasaki, Nagasaki, Japan
No. of stations 2
Open 1958
Carrier capacity 41 Passengers per cabin, 2 cabins
Trip duration 5 min
Technical features
Line length 1,090 m (3,576 ft)
No. of cables 1 track cable and 2 haulage ropes
Operating speed 5.0 m/s
Vertical Interval 298 m (978 ft)

The Nagasaki Ropeway (長崎ロープウェイ, Nagasaki Rōpuwei) is the name of Japanese aerial lift line, operated by Nagasaki Ropeway and Aquarium. Opened in 1958, the line climbs Mount Inasa, to the west of the city of Nagasaki, Nagasaki.

Closed from 7 May 2015 until 5 Feb 2016. There are replacement buses from Nagasaki station.

Basic data[edit]

  • Cable length: 1,090 m (3,576 ft)
  • Vertical interval: 298 m (978 ft)

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Coordinates: 32°45′23.1″N 129°51′19.1″E / 32.756417°N 129.855306°E / 32.756417; 129.855306