At 21:26 on April 14, 2016,
a level 7 earthquake, which is the strongest level on the Japanese seismic intensity, hit the Kumamoto, Kyushu region.
The earthquake caused a large amount of damage in Kyushu, mainly in Kumamoto.
The “Hohi Main Line” from Higo-Ozu to Aso,
which connects to Aso from Kumamoto was also damaged by the earthquake.
It has been four years and four months since then,
and we are finally taking a large step forward.
You’ll find plenty of features that make this train fun for families, including special seating for parents and children, a wood-filled pool, and a picture-book collection! 101 instances of “Kuro-chan” the Dog, the mascot for Aso Boy!, are also hiding throughout the train.
Just answer a two-choice question
that will be asked
on the JR Kyushu official Instagram.
You have 5 chances to win! Each month,
try to win different luxury prizes
that will be indispensable
for traveling in Kyushu
<Event Schedule and Prizes>
<Announcement of Winners>
We will contact the winners directly through DM
after each event period has ended.