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Hanshin Electric Railway

Hanshin Electric Railway (阪神電気鉄道 Hanshin denki-tetsudō) is a Japanese private railway company that links Osaka and Kobe. It owns the Hanshin Tigers[?].



June 12, 1899 Settsu Electric Railway (摂津電気鉄道) is established.

July 7, 1899 The company is renamed Hanshin Electric Railway.

February 15 1998 The joint operation with Sanyo Electric Railway[?] is expanded. Both companies' limited expresses begin to run between Umeda and Himeji[?].

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