The Hisatsu Line (肥薩線 Hisatsu-sen) is a railway line in Kyūshū, a Japanese island in the south. The line passes throughKumamoto, Miyazaki, and Kagoshima prefectures. It is part of the Kyushu Railway Company (JR Kyushu) system. The line goes from the Kagoshima Main Line in Yatsushiro to the Nippō Main Line in Hayato station in Kirishima.
Major part of the line is in the mountainous Kirishima range. No through trains is operated on this line. Rather, trains go fromYatsushiro to Hitoyoshi, from Hitoyoshi to Yoshimatsu, and from Yoshimatsu to Hayato. Until 2000, some trains had been from Kumamoto to Miyazaki that followed the section of the Hisatsu Line from Yatsushiro to Yoshimatsu.
|Yatsushiro||0.0||JR Kyūshū: Kagoshima Main Line|
Hisatsu Orange Railway: Hisatsu Orange Railway Line
|Hitoyoshi||51.8||Kumagawa Railway: Yunomae Line|
|Yoshimatsu||86.8||JR Kyūshū：Kitto Line (Ebino Kōgen Line)||Yūsui,|
|Hayato||124.2||JR Kyūshū: Nippō Main Line|