Duration 1h 26m
Distance 159.8 km
Average price $17
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Taichung Station and Taipei takes 1h 26m and the fastest train takes 1h 6m. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Taichung Station to Taipei. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Xinwuri

  1. Taichung
  2. Taipei
1h 22m
$21 - $27

Taichung Station to Taipei train times

Trains run every 30 minutes between Taichung Station and Taipei. The earliest departure is at 08:10 in the morning, and the last departure from Taichung Station is at 22:44 which arrives into Taipei at 23:59. All services require a transfer at Xinwuri and take an average of 1h 26m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Taichung Station to Taipei? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Taichung and arriving at Taipei. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 7m.

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The distance between Taichung Station and Taipei is 133 km. The road distance is 159.8 km.

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Taichung Station to Taipei train services, operated by Taiwan High Speed Rail, depart from Taichung station.

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Taichung Station to Taipei train services, operated by Taiwan High Speed Rail, arrive at Taipei station.

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What companies run services between Taichung Station and Taipei?

Taiwan High Speed Rail operates a train from Taichung Station to Taipei every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $21 - $26 and the journey takes 1h 2m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
Estimated price
$8 - $13

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