There are 6 ways to get from Alishan to Kaohsiung by taxi, train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Taxi, train  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Alishan to Chiayi
  2. Take the train from Chiayi to Kaohsiung 801 / ...

$47 - $59

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Shizhuo to Chiayi Station 7322
  2. Take the train from Chiayi to Kaohsiung 801 / ...

$24 - $34

4 alternative options

Taxi, bus  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Alishan to Chiayi
  2. Take the bus from Chiayi to Jhongjheng Station 7502

$46 - $58

Bus, train via Qiaotou  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Shizhuo to Chiayi Station 7322
  2. Take the train from Chiayi to Qiaotou 801

$24 - $35

Taxi  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take a taxi from Alishan to Kaohsiung 98.1 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Alishan to Kaohsiung 98.1 miles

$12 - $18

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Alishan to Kaohsiung is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 1 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Alishan to Kaohsiung is to taxi which costs $110 - $140 and takes 1 h 57 min.

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The distance between Alishan and Kaohsiung is 104 km. The road distance is 157 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to get from Alishan to Kaohsiung, including transfers.

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  • Distance: 65 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 15 min

What companies run services between Alishan, Taiwan and Kaohsiung, Taiwan?

There is no direct connection from Alishan to Kaohsiung. However, you can take the taxi to Chiayi then take the train to Kaohsiung. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Chiayi then take the bus to Jhongjheng Station.

Train operators
Taiwan Railway
Phone
+8862-2191-0096
Website
railway.gov.tw
Train from Chiayi to Kaohsiung
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from Chiayi to Qiaotou
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Bus operators
Taiwan Bus
Website
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Chiayi to Jhongjheng Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Taiwan Tour
Website
taiwantrip.com.tw
Bus from Shizhuo to Chiayi Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Other operators
Taxi from Alishan to Chiayi
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Plum Taxi
Phone
+886 5 223 3977
Website
thb.gov.tw
Lai Lai Taxi
Phone
+886 5 228 8232
Website
thb.gov.tw
Lan Tan Taxi
Phone
+886 5 225 7715
Website
thb.gov.tw

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