Nishikigawa Seiryu Line

Iwakuni’s local train line allows you to enjoy the four seasons from the train window.

The Nishikigawa Seiryu Line is a local train line, 38.3 km in length, from Kawanishi Station to Nishikicho Station, both within Iwakuni City. JR Iwakuni Station is connected to Nishikicho Station by a journey of around 1 hour and 10 minutes.
Views of the clear Nishiki River and the seasonal nature of Iwakuni City can be seen from the train window, making the journey enjoyable no matter how many times you board.
From Nishikicho Station, on weekends and holidays outside of the winter season (December to February), the sightseeing tram line “Tokotoko Train” to Sozukyo Hot Spring is operated.



7873-9 Nishikimachi Hirose, Iwakuni City, Yamaguchi Prefecture (Head Office)

Open Hours

Please check the train timetable

Closed Day(s)

No Closures


Not required

Time Required

65~70 minutes one-way from Iwakuni to Nishikimachi


Not available


You can transfer to the Nishikigawa Seiryu Line from JR Iwakuni Station, or JR Shin-Iwakuni Station


Varies by distance traveled (Iwakuni~Nishikimachi one-way: Adults: 1,170 yen, Children under 12: 580 yen)

Discount Tickets

Various discount tickets and special trains are available. For details, please check the Nishikigawa Seiryu Line’s website.

Website (Includes Japanese language-only sites)