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Reviewed 1 week ago

As said this goes all around the center of Kagoshima and then off to the water. for 170 Yen you can get within walking distance of almost anything in the city, great way to get around if you can't afford to cab.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank John L
Reviewed February 11, 2019 via mobile

Easy and fast to use. Board at the back or middle and pay and leave via the front. Change machines for notes was really useful. Bonus to find main stops announced in english as well.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank geronimoturtle
Reviewed January 7, 2019 via mobile

They only have 2 line so its pretty easy for you to use it. It also runs every 15 or 30 minutes,so it was really nice to travel using kagoshima city tram. And for tourist,you can get 1 day past for bus and tram for...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank rayaaja
Reviewed January 6, 2019

It's 170yen per ride. If you get the Cute pass, you can enjoy unlimited ride. It takes you between the JR station and the famous shopping street.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank NatalieChoi03
Reviewed November 7, 2018

The city train looks cute. But the speed was so slow. Well, I guess that is nothing surprise. I kinda have interested in the train cause it is rare and cute. You cannot see those trains in Tokyo. So I guess it kinda good.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank anh281
Reviewed October 19, 2018

I used the Kagoshima tram system to get to the port area to take the ferry to Sakurajima. Although there are of course more options I found the city tram very convenient to get there. There are just two lines and regardless where you get...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank olafoomes
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

Love Japan trams, no need exact money they have money change.. all the stops have maps in English so very easy to get around

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank WatsonFamilyHK
Reviewed June 14, 2018 via mobile

We bought a 2 day cute pass that include tram rides and is a great way of travelling. We took to Temonkan dori, Aquarium stop. It is a convenient way of travel as you don’t have to pay a flat fee of 170 yen each...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank lydiaSingapore
Reviewed May 11, 2018

You can have free rides on this tram if you have a "cute pass". This pass is for international tourists and costs only 1200 yen for the day if you show your passport and it offers unlimited rides on ALL public transport in Kagoshima (...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank roboesGistel
Reviewed February 24, 2018

Services start from the Kagoshima train station.My destination was Tenmonkan so I just asked those around which bus would take me there.Fare is a standard Y170.You only pay when you drop off.Change could be made in the bus.Drop the exact coins into the box beside...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank louis899
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