|Other name(s)||Kada Sakana Line|
|Termini|| Kinokawa |
|Operator(s)||Nankai Electric Railway Co., Ltd.|
|Closed||1966 (Kitajima Branch Line)|
|Line length||9.6 km (6.0 mi)|
|Number of tracks||Single|
|Track gauge||1,067 mm (3 ft 6 in)|
|Electrification||1,500 V DC, overhead lines|
|Operating speed||80 km/h (50 mph)|
The Kada Line (加太線, Kada-sen) is a railway line in Wakayama Prefecture owned by Nankai Electric Railway. This line connects to the Nankai Main Line. Starting on November 2014, it is referred to by the nickname "Kada Sakana Line" (加太さかな線).
The Kada Light Railway Co. opened the line in 1912, electrifying it at 1500 VDC in 1930.
The company merged with Nankai in 1942, and freight services ceased in 1984.
|Nankai Main Line|
|NK45|| Wakayamashi |
|2.6||Nankai Electric Railway: Wakayamakō Line |
West Japan Railway Company: Kisei Main Line
|NK44|| Kinokawa |
|0.0||Nankai Electric Railway: Nankai Main Line||Wakayama, Wakayama|
|NK44-1|| Higashi-Matsue |
|NK44-2|| Nakamatsue |
|NK44-3|| Hachimanmae |
|NK44-4|| Nishinoshō |
|NK44-5|| Nirigahama |
|NK44-6|| Isonoura |
|NK44-7|| Kada |
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This article incorporates material from the corresponding article in the Japanese Wikipedia