Kusatsu Hot Spring is counted among the Three Great Springs of Japan and boasts the largest quantity of hot water output in Japan, said to be 36,000 liters a minute. The Kusatsu was named for Kusatsu Hot Spring. Between Ueno in Tokyo and Shin-Maebashi Station, the Kusatsu train runs coupled with the Minakami train. The train provides direct access to resort areas in north Kanto, a popular option particularly for those seeking beautiful mountains and lots of hot springs. Please confirm dates and times of train operation for Minakami in advance.
Note: The Kusatsu runs coupled with the Minakami between Ueno and Shim-Maebashi Stations.