Train Varieties

A-TRAIN

Named after a famous jazz tune, this is a train for adult travelers that tranports those on board back to the good old days.

Named after a famous jazz tune, this is a train for adult travelers that tranports those on board back to the good old days.

The theme behind this train was built around the Southern European culture prevalent in Amakusa in 16th century. The interior is constructed using dark woods and stained glass, bringing travelers into a scene straight out of a movie. This train guarantees your journey will be a memorable one.

Cabin interior

Intro Movie

Intro Movie

See the journey through the beautiful landscapes of Kyushu.

Photo:A列車で行こう/三角線

Google Street View

Google Street View

Take a look at the Kyushu Shinkansen and D&S Train interior.

Enjoyment

Destinations

Timetable

Station Stops and Time Table

3 round trips a day

As of July 2021

Kumamoto ⇒ Misumi

For Misumi Kumamoto
Lv.
Uto
Lv.
Misumi
Ar.
A-TRAIN 1 10:36 10:46 11:13
A-TRAIN 3 12:24 12:36 13:03
A-TRAIN 5 14:37 14:47 15:15

Misumi ⇒ Kumamoto

For Kumamoto Misumi
Lv.
Uto
Lv.
Kumamoto
Ar.
A-TRAIN 2 11:19 11:46 11:56
A-TRAIN 4 13:50 14:22 14:31
A-TRAIN 6 16:19 16:51 17:01

Operation Schedule

  • All “A-TRAIN” in operation.
  • NOT all “A-TRAIN” in operation.
  • 2021 September.

    Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa
    1 2 3 4
    5 6 7 8 9 10 11
    12 13 14 15 16 17 18
    19 20 21 22 23 24 25
    26 27 28 29 30
  • 2021 October.

    Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa
    1 2
    3 4 5 6 7 8 9
    10 11 12 13 14 15 16
    17 18 19 20 21 22 23
    24 25 26 27 28 29 30
    31
  • 2021 November.

    Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa
    1 2 3 4 5 6
    7 8 9 10 11 12 13
    14 15 16 17 18 19 20
    21 22 23 24 25 26 27
    28 29 30

*9/5・・・Only Limited Express "A-TRAIN" No.1, 2, 5, 6 in operation.
*9/12・・・Only Limited Express "A-TRAIN" No.1, 2, 3, 4 in operation.


*Timetables may remain valid for only a few months.

Train Configuration

All seats on this train are reserved seating. Smoking is prohibited on this train.

  • R Reserved
  • Car number

A-TRAIN No.1,2,3,4,5,6

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