Experience Luxury on Wheels: JR Kyushu's New Rolling Suites Sightseeing Train



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Experience the ultimate in luxury and comfort with JR Kyushu's new sightseeing train, Kanpachi-Ichiroku, as it transports passengers between Fukuoka and Oita prefectures. This special service offers a daily one-way trip from Hakata Station to Beppu Station, providing a unique and unforgettable journey through the Kyushu region.

At the unveiling ceremony, JR Kyushu President Yoji Furumiya expressed excitement about promoting Kyushu and providing passengers with a top-notch experience. The train features rolling suites on the Kyudai Line, offering a blend of Japanese and Western cuisine with daily bento lunch boxes from local restaurants in Fukuoka and Oita prefectures.

Designed by IFOO, the train's exterior showcases a sleek glossy black with gold lines representing the Kyudai Line route map. Inside, the use of cedar wood from both prefectures creates a warm and inviting atmosphere, paying tribute to the stunning scenery along the journey.

Don't miss out on this luxurious experience! Book your ticket for the Kanpachi-Ichiroku, with prices starting at 18,000 yen for adults including a meal. Join us on this unforgettable adventure through Kyushu and discover the beauty of this region like never before. Welcome aboard!


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