Sagami Railway


Sagami Railway

The nihongo|Sagami Railway|相模鉄道|Sagami Tetsudō or nihongo|Sōtetsu|相鉄 tyo|9003 is a railway company operating three lines in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. It ranks among the "big 15" major railways of the nation.

The Sagami Railway is different from the JR Sagami Line. That line was established by the Sagami Railway and nationalized during the Pacific War.

The company operates bus, real estate, shopping and other services as well.

Lines

The company operates two passenger (commuter) lines and a freight-only line:
*Passenger:
** Main Line from Yokohama Station in Yokohama to Ebina Station in Ebina via Futamatagawa Station in Yokohama
** Izumino Line from Futamatagawa Station in Yokohama to Shōnandai Station in Fujisawa
*Freight:
** nihongo|Atsugi Line|厚木線|Atsugi-sen in Ebina

External links

* [http://www.sotetsu.co.jp/ Sotetsu Group] ja
* [http://www.sotetsu.co.jp/en/train/index.html English part of official site] en
* [http://sotetsu-kids.jp/sotetsu/rekishi.html Sotetsu Lines history (site for kids)] ja


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