Meitetsu Railways 名古屋鉄道: Nagoya Railroad company aka Meitetsu Railways is a major railway network in the Chubu region of central Japan. Meitetsu runs trains to Gifu, Toyohashi, Okazaki and Centrair.
Meitetsu Railways 名古屋鉄道
Nagoya Railroad company aka Meitetsu Railways is a major railway network in the Chubu region of central Japan. The Meitetsu Group also operates buses, taxis and hotels in central Japan.
Meitetsu Panorama Super Express Meitetsu is headquartered at Nagoya Meitetsu Station and connects Nagoya with Inuyama, Gifu, Okazaki, Toyokawa Inari, Gamagori (via Anjo), Toyohashi, the Chita Peninsula and Chubu International Airport via Kanayama Station.
Meitetsu also runs trains to various suburbs of Nagoya including Arimatsu, Chiryu, Tsushima, Hekinan and Toyota city. Meitetsu Railways has about 445km of track. The Meitetsu Group of around 170 associated companies has diversified into department stores, supermarkets (branded as Pare Marche), real estate, bus, ferry and taxi firms as well as travel agencies. The popular Meiji Mura historical park near Inuyama is also run by Meitetsu. Meitetsu most famous trains include the Panorama Car (now retired) and the Panorama Super as well as the new Centrair Express to Chubu International Airport.
Meitetsu Chikko Line
The Meitetsu Chikko Line is a 1.5 km branch line connecting Oe and Higashi Nagoyako. Trains at Kowa Station
Meitetsu Chita New Line
The Meitetsu Chita New Line (Chita Shinsen) connects Fuki (on the Meitetsu Kowa Line) with Utsumi Station on the Chita Hanto coast at Utsumi.
Meitetsu Gamagori Line
The Meitetsu Gamagori Line connects Kira Yoshida Station in Nishio, with Gamagori Station in the seaside onsen resort of Gamagori in Aichi Prefecture.
Meitetsu Hiromi Line
The Meitetsu Hiromi Line connects Inuyama Station in Inuyama, Aichi Prefecture with Mitake Station in Mitake, Gifu Prefecture.
Meitetsu Komaki Line
The Meitetsu Komaki Line connects Kamiiida Station (on the Kamiida Line of Nagoya subway) in Nagoya with Inuyama Station in Inuyama.
Meitetsu Kowa Line
The Meitetsu Kowa Line connects Otagawa Station with Kowa Station on the Chita Peninsula, south of Nagoya city.
Meitetsu Mikawa Line
The Meitetsu Mikawa Line connects Sanage Station in Toyota and Hekinan Station in Hekinan.
Meitetsu Nagoya Main Line
The Meitetsu Nagoya Line connects Toyohashi Station in Toyohashi Aichi Prefecture with Meitetsu Gifu Station in Gifu Prefecture via Higashi Okazaki Station and Meitetsu Nagoya Station. Yada Station on the Meitetsu Seto Line
Meitetsu Seto Line
The Meitetsu Seto Line connects Sakaemachi Station in Sakae, central Nagoya with Owari Seto Station in Seto, Aichi Prefecture. Sakaemachi Station is part of the Oasis 21 complex.
Meitetsu Tokoname Line & Meitetsu Airport Line
The Meitetsu Tokoname Line connects Meitetsu Nagoya Station, Kanayama Station and Jingu-mae Station with Tokoname Station. The Meitetsu Airport Line then connects Tokoname with Central Japan International Airport (Centrair).
Meitetsu Toyota Line
The Meitetsu Toyota Line connects Akaike Station on the Tsurumai Line of Nagoya subway with Toyota-shi Station in Toyota.
Meitetsu Tsushima Line
The Meitetsu Tsushima Line connects Sukaguchi Station in Kiyosu, Aichi Prefecture with Tsushima Station in Tsushima, also in Aichi. Meitetsu Railways (meitetsu.co.jp) Trainspotters at Gifu Station photographing a Panorama Car
Meitetsu Jingu-mae Station, Nagoya, with a Pare Marche Meitetsu-run supermarket