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Tosaden Kotsu - Rail System

Kochi 780-0822, Kochi Prefecture
+81 88-833-7111
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Easy way to see tourist attractions.

Rail line goes north,south,east & west within Kochi City. With a 1 day pass you can hop off & on... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
grumpee-58
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Brisbane, Australia
Another fantastic Japanese public transport

I am in awe of the Japanese public transport systems, they are all clean, efficient, cheap and on... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Linda A
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Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
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The opening of the streetcar of TOSADEN TRAFFIC is MAY2,1904. By four small streetcar of 27 capacity,a driver of the gold button- style boarded it and appeared in the town of Kochi breezily. In the open streetcar,We have the oldest history now in Japan. Please enjoy the trip by the streetcar.
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  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Kochi 780-0822, Kochi Prefecture
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Rail line goes north,south,east & west within Kochi City. With a 1 day pass you can hop off & on where you like, tickets can be purchased on board the train for 500 yen per adult.The ticket also entitles you to discounts & benefits at...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am in awe of the Japanese public transport systems, they are all clean, efficient, cheap and on time - everything that the UK's transport systems are not! We have used the tram system in several Japanese towns, some are ultra modern and some, like...More

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Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Tosaden Kotsu streetcars have 2 lines, crossing Kochi city. It is the most convenient way to access JR train station, Kochi Castle, shopping area and other attractions.

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とさでん交通, 管理係長 at Tosaden Kotsu - Rail System, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

We sincerely thank you for using our trams,and for nice reviews.

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Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

The street cars are easy to ride. There are only 2 routes. I rode the wrong direction several times. You can buy one day pass which will cover all your riding throughout the day. It is also easy to walk instead of waiting for the...More

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とさでん交通, 経営企画室 管理係長 at Tosaden Kotsu - Rail System, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2018

We sincerely thank you for using our trams. We're very happy to be told that by you. We sincerely thank you for using our trams、and for nice reviews.

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Reviewed 18 August 2017

Trams in Kochi are frequent and the service is extremely good. Drivers are generally very helpful. You can transfer to another tram for the same price but need to take a ticket after paying on the first tram and then give it to the driver...More

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とさでん交通, 経営企画室 管理係長 at Tosaden Kotsu - Rail System, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

We sincerely thank you for using our trams. We're very happy to be told that by you. We sincerely thank you for using our trams,and for nice reviews.

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Reviewed 3 May 2017

This is streetcar that feels like old style and is so fun! We had one day pass and was very convenient. You can get pass at big tourist center in front of JR Kochi Station We also took this all the way out to Ino...More

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とさでん交通, 経営企画室 管理係長 at Tosaden Kotsu - Rail System, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

We sincerely thank you for using our trams. We're very happy to be told that by you. A line of Ino was made for transportation of Japanese paper 1908.We sincerely thank you for using our trams,and for nice reviews.

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Reviewed 29 March 2017

Get a one-day pass should you want to move around town using this transportation system. The pass will save money, time and mental work as the transportation system works on a fare zone scheme. Cars run frequently during the daytime, less frequently so as the...More

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とさでん交通, 経営企画室 管理係長 at Tosaden Kotsu - Rail System, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

We sincerely thank you for using our trams. We're very happy to be told that by you. We sincerely thank you for using our trams,and for nice reviews.

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Reviewed 13 March 2017

The trams are small but they run very frequently, so it's very convenient. If you have the time, it's fun to just go where the tram goes and get off at the end and see what most people seldom see on a trip. The fare...More

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とさでん交通, 経営企画室 管理係長 at Tosaden Kotsu - Rail System, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

We sincerely thank you for using our trams. We're very happy to be told that by you. Thank you very much for introduction of the one day tram pass.

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Reviewed 9 January 2017

Must try if you are in Kochi. Well preserved. Some trains are modern. Buy a one day pass to enjoyed the ride.

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とさでん交通, 経営企画室 管理係長 at Tosaden Kotsu - Rail System, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2017

We sincerely thank you for using our trams. We're very happy to be told that by you.

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Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

need to try this. kinda the main public trans. in kochi city. you need to be able to understand the tosaden map with you are planning to spend few days visiting tourism places in kochi. there are station 1, 2,3,etc. foc with JR Pass

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とさでん交通, 経営企画室 管理係長 at Tosaden Kotsu - Rail System, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2017

We sincerely thank you for using our trams. We're very happy to be told that by you.

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crookhamcommon
18 October 2017|
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Response from とさでん交通 | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. I'm sorry、the Suica card isn't valid on the Kochi trams. Only the “DESUKA” card issued at Kochi is valid.
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emeraldprincess
8 May 2017|
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Response from とさでん交通 | Property representative |
Thank you very much for your message. If you will come Kochi, we are very happy that you will use buses and trams of Tosaden Traffic. We hope you will have a good trip. Please enjoy at Kochi.
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