Seven Stars in Kyushu

  • Published on : 26/06/2016
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The Ultimate Luxury Japan Train Experience

Your Introduction to Seven Stars in Kyushu, the Ultimate Luxury Train in Japan. Order Your Japan Rail Pass Online Today - 7, 14, & 21 Day Passes Available.

Seven stars in Kyushu Overview

has two different travel options. Its longer, 4 days/3 nights trip makes a large circuit around all of Kyushu, includings its most famous hot springs, volcanoes, and urban areas. The 2 days/1 night trip focuses on the northern half of Kyushu, starting in Fukuoka and passing by Oita and Nagasaki. Each of these run weekly, in "sessions" of 2 to 4 months.

The train is designed to be the height of luxury travel: to hark back to a time of high class travel and also to push train travel ever forwards. Its suites have a retro feel but offer large windows that offer an expansive view of the countryside.

Seven Stars Kyushu

Seven Stars Kyushu

©Par Rsa — Travail personnel, CC BY-SA 3.0,

New service in march 2018

In march 2018, The Seven Stars will have a new itinerary and will stop one night in Mt Aso. On day 2, passengers will stay in a ryokan in Yufuin. To complete the  journey, a ride on the Hisatsu Line is scheduled.

For more details on this special Japanese train, be sure to visit the website.

Tickets for this incredible train journey are very limited, but if you miss this opportunity, creating your own circuit around the beautiful island of Kyushu is easy and accessible with the All Kyushu Regional Pass, the North Kyushu Pass, or the Japan Rail Pass



©Kohji Asakawa, unsplash

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