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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Taxi, train  •  5h 58m

  1. Take a taxi from Alishan to Yunlin
  2. Take the train from Yunlin to Taipei
  3. Take the train from Taipei to Yilan 801 / ...

$125 - $151

Cheapest option

Bus U Bus  •  7h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Alishan Station to Chiayi Station
  2. Take the bus from Chiayi Station to Taipei Station
  3. Take the bus from Taipei Station to Yilan Station

$23 - $39

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Bus, train Taiwan High Speed Rail  •  5h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Alishan Station to THSR Chiayi Station 7329
  2. Take the train from Chiayi to Nangang Northbound D / ...

$46 - $63

Bus, train Taiwan Railway  •  8h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Alishan Station to Chiayi Station 7322
  2. Take the train from Chiayi to Yilan 801 / ...

$25 - $44

Bus Taiwan Bus  •  9h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Alishan to Sun Moon Lake
  2. Take the bus from Sun Moon Lake to Taipei Station
  3. Take the bus from Taipei Station to Yilan Station

$23 - $33

Drive  •  4h 38m

  1. Drive from Alishan to Yilan 239.3 miles

$29 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Alishan to Yilan is to bus and train which costs $25 - $45 and takes 8h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Alishan to Yilan is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 4h 38m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Alishan station to Yilan station. However, there are services departing from Alishan Station and arriving at Yilan Station via Chiayi Station and Taipei Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 40m.

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The distance between Alishan and Yilan is 169 km. The road distance is 382.9 km.

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The best way to get from Alishan to Yilan without a car is to taxi and train which takes 5h 58m and costs $120 - $160.

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It takes approximately 5h 58m to get from Alishan to Yilan, including transfers.

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Alishan to Yilan bus services, operated by Taiwan Tour, arrive at Alishan Station.

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Alishan to Yilan bus services, operated by Kamalan Bus Inc., arrive at Yilan Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alishan to Yilan is 383 km. It takes approximately 4h 38m to drive from Alishan to Yilan.

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There are 1044+ hotels available in Yilan. Prices start at $49 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 105.5 miles
  • Duration: 5h 58m

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

You can take a bus from Alishan to Yilan via Alishan Station, Chiayi Station, and Taipei Station in around 7h 40m.

Train operators
Taiwan High Speed Rail
Phone
4266-3000
Website
thsrc.com.tw
Train from Yunlin to Taipei
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $36
Schedules at
thsrc.com.tw
Book at
klook.com
Non-Reserved
$30 - $34
Standard
$30 - $36
Business
$50
Train from Chiayi to Nangang
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$34 - $40
Schedules at
thsrc.com.tw
Book at
klook.com
Non-Reserved
$33 - $38
Standard
$34 - $40
Business
$55
Taiwan Railway
Phone
+8862-2191-0096
Website
railway.gov.tw
Train from Taipei to Yilan
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Train from Chiayi to Yilan
Ave. Duration
5h 24m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Bus operators
Taiwan Tour
Website
taiwantrip.com.tw
Bus from Alishan Station to THSR Chiayi Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
web.taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Alishan Station to Chiayi Station
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
U Bus
Website
ubus.com.tw
Bus from Chiayi Station to Taipei Station
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
ubus.com.tw
Taiwan Bus
Phone
0800-231-035
Website
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Chiayi Station to Taipei Station
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Alishan to Sun Moon Lake
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Sun Moon Lake to Taipei Station
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Kamalan Bus Inc.
Website
kamalan.com.tw
Bus from Taipei Station to Yilan Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
kamalan.com.tw
Other operators
Taxi from Alishan to Yunlin
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Estimated price
$90 - $110

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