Kumamoto JR station in the Nishi-ku area of the city is the main point of rail access into the city. The Kumamoto Loop Bus and the tram stops outside Kumamoto Station and there are buses to Kumamoto Airport.
Kumamoto Station is on both the Kyushu Shinkansen from Hakata Station to Kagoshima and the Kagoshima Main Line from Kagoshima to Mojiko in Kitakyushu. Kumamoto Station is also a terminal station of the Hohi Main Line, which connects Kumamoto with Oita along the east coast of Kyushu.
Kumamoto Station has East & West exits. There are car hire outlets and a number of hotels around Kumamoto Station including the Kumamoto Station Hotel, the JR Kyushu Hotel Kumamoto and the Hotel New Otani Kumamoto.
Tel: 096 352 3743
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