JR West: Kansai Area Route Map and Line Guide


Followed by timetable revision of March 2015, JR West renewed the design of the Kansai area Route Map and Line Guide in the trains, using Line Symbols. Kansai Area Route Map is designed emphasizing the JR Kyoto Line and JR Kobe Line as an "artery", and the Osaka Loop Line as a "circulator" of Kansai area. Line Guide is focused on Line Color-code system aiming to transparent the service network.