The stamp rally to collect stamps at each station will start on September 18th (Friday) on the “Echigo Tokimeki Railway”, “Hokuetsu Express”, and “JR Oito Line” trains that run in the Joetsu region of Niigata prefecture.
This year, Minami-Otari Station on the JR Oito Line has been added to the popular stamp rally project. Stamp stands will be installed at 22 stations on 4 lines, including 11 stations on the Nihonkai-Hisui Line and Myoko-Haneuma Line, and 10 stations on the Hokuhoku Line.
The stations where the stamp stand is installed are as follows.
<Stations with stamp stands> * Stamp cards are placed on each stamp stand.
・ Echigo Tokimeki Railway
Myoko Kogen, Sekiyama, Nihongi, Arai, Joetsu Myoko, Takada, Kasugayama, Naoetsu, Tsutsuishi, Nou, Itoigawa
・ Hokuetsu Express Hokuhoku Line
Muikamachi, Uonuma Kyuryou, Misashima, Shinza, Tokamachi, Matsudai, Hokuhoku Oshima, Mushikawa Osugi, Uragawara, Kubiki
・ JR Oito Line
The stamps at each station are designed with promotional characters from areas along the railway lines, and mascots of railway companies.
If you collect the following stamps, you will receive an original tin badge with trains from each route drawn on it. The design of the badge you receive will depend on the number of stamps.
・ All station conquest award (first 100 people) … Stamps of all 22 stations
・ Hokuhoku Line Conquest Award (first 150 people) … Stamps of 10 stations on the Hokuhoku Line
・ Tokitetsu Line Conquest Award (first 150 people) … Stamp of 11 Tokitetsu Line stations
・ Waku Waku Award (first 500 people)… Stamps of 5 stations on any line
The person in charge of Echigo Tokimeki Railway said, “From this time, Minami-Otari Stations on the JR Oito Line have joined, and so you can enjoy a wider area. Please make happy memories with your family and friends during the autumn holiday season.”
*Please cooperate by wearing a mask when boarding the train.
Toki Tetsu x Hokuhoku x Oito Line Station Stamp Rally 2020
■ Period: September 18th (Friday) -November 3rd (Tuesday / holiday)
■ Inquiries: Echigo Tokimeki Railway 025-543-7889 / Hokuetsu Express 025-750-1251