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Nagasaki Electric Tramway

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Takes a bit of practice

The network is pretty good but there are big gaps. You have to change trams quite a bit, but the... read more

Reviewed today
Coylum
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Vancouver, Canada
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120yen per ride, easy to understand

I took the tramway a few times for the further out places, though most of Nagasaki is within... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
lpincher94
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Maniwa, Japan
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4-5 Ohashimachi, Nagasaki 852-8134, Nagasaki Prefecture
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Reviewed today via mobile

The network is pretty good but there are big gaps. You have to change trams quite a bit, but the announcement in English is very clear. The machine for taking cash next to the driver will also give change for a 100 coin. You can...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

I took the tramway a few times for the further out places, though most of Nagasaki is within walking distance from the station. I bought the 500yen all-day free-ride ticket but didn't use it enough to make it worth it, which was a shame, but...More

Thank lpincher94
Reviewed 5 days ago

What a lovely, vibrant city. Beautiful port and history. Of course, the A-Bomb museum and Peace Park bring back such horrific stories of that terrible day. Rode the Tramway all over Nagasaki. Pay when you get off. They really pack you in there, but it...More

Thank Mary Jo W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the great things in Nagasaki is the Nagasaki Electric Tramway. Although there are buses as well the streetcars can bring you, at least within walking distance, to almost all highlights of the city of which there are so many. The ticket price is...More

1  Thank olafoomes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The old trams are great, pay when you get off. The drivers provide a running commentary to accompany the ads. The modern trams have none of the style the new ones have

Thank A W
Reviewed 4 October 2018

we had a pass that was great value and it stops at all major tourist places. Would recommend this to everyone

Thank lloydsaway
Reviewed 4 October 2018

If you are planning to take at least 5 rides a day, get the one-day pass which is available at the tourist information centre right outside Nagasaki JR station. The ladies at the centre speak English and are very helpful. We took tram no. 1...More

2  Thank TAalice
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Loved the trams, especially with the one day tram pass. Fun way to travel and meet people. Love dit.

1  Thank RafikiLondon
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Its really a great experience.you have to just keep 120¥ for adult and 60¥ for kids above 6years. A flat fare for all stopping once you get it ..you can enjoy the city view.The drivers thank each and every people as they get down in...More

Thank Passenger817856
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Traveling via electric tram around the city was so easy and affordable using the tram. As soon as you arrive in the city, you can either go to Nagasaki station or via most front desks at your hotel (we stayed at Hotel Monterey and they...More

Thank Michael O
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Chris J
27 August 2018|
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Response from wldtravels | Reviewed this property |
After clearing customs, immigration and security go out the security exit and then into the port terminal (where you will go to reboard the ship). There is a desk in the terminal with all-day tram passes for $5US (that was... More
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Donna K
29 May 2018|
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Response from wldtravels | Reviewed this property |
oops - forgot to answer the question about the tram travel time. The tram took about 15-20 min, but sometimes they were pretty full, so it is possible you have to wait in a line. The trams come about every 4-7 min, so they... More
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stevecon
7 March 2018|
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Response from ETflyer | Reviewed this property |
Tram car runs until 23:00 - 24:00, depending on the specific line and tram stop. Can’t paste url here, but it’s on their web site in Japanese.
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