Sakurajima Line

The Sakurajima Line (桜島線, Sakurajima-sen?) is a railway line in Osaka, Japan, operated by West Japan Railway Company (JR West) running from Nishikujō Station to Sakurajima Station. It is also referred to as the JR Yumesaki Line (JRゆめ咲線?). The entire line lies within Konohana-ku, Osaka, and connects the Osaka Loop Line to Universal Studios Japan.

The nickname "Yumesaki Line" was determined in a public poll upon the opening of Universal Studios Japan and the Universal City station. While it was not the number one choice, its pleasant sound together with the vision of the area around the Sakurajima Line and USJ being a place where Osaka's dreams were continuing to be born made it the perfect choice.

The line is used primarily by a mix of factory workers and tourists. There is also freight traffic running between Suita and Ajikawaguchi.

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