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Train  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Chiayi to Taichung Mountain Line

$4 - $9

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Chiayi Station to Taichung Station 1870

$5 - $10

Taxi  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chiayi City Government to Taichung 58.1 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Chiayi City Government to Taichung 58.1 miles

$7 - $11

What companies run services between Chiayi City Government, Taiwan and Taichung, Taiwan?

Taiwan Railway operates a train from Chiayi City Government to Taichung hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $9 and the journey takes 53 min. Alternatively, Taiwan Bus operates a bus from Chiayi City Government to Taichung every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $10 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Taiwan Bus
Website
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Chiayi Station to Taichung Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Other operators
Taxi from Chiayi City Government to Taichung
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Chiayi City Government and Taichung is 78 km. The road distance is 93 km.

The cheapest way to get from Chiayi City Government to Taichung is to train which costs $4 - $9 and takes 1 h 10 min.

The quickest way to get from Chiayi City Government to Taichung is to taxi which takes 1 h 3 min and costs $70 - $85.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chiayi and arriving at Taichung. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 53 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chiayi Station and arriving at Taichung Station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

The train from Chiayi to Taichung takes 53 min including transfers and departs hourly.