There are 8 ways to get from Guangzhou to Taipei by subway, plane, train, bus, ferry, car or car ferry

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

Recommended option

Line 6 subway to Guangzhou, fly  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the line 6 subway from Yide Lu to Yantang
  2. Fly from Guangzhou (CAN) to Taipei (TPE) CAN - TPE

$105 - $361

Cheapest option

Line 2 subway, train to Macau, fly  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Haizhu Square to Guangzhou South
  2. Take the train from Nantou to Zhuhai
  3. Fly from Macau (MFM) to Taipei (TPE) MFM - TPE

$65 - $224

6 alternative options

Line 2 subway, train to Shenzhen, fly  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Haizhu Square to Guangzhou South
  2. Take the train from Guangzhou South to Shenzhen North Station
  3. Fly from Shenzhen (SZX) to Taipei (TPE) SZX - TPE

$140 - $339

Line 2 subway, train to Hong Kong, fly  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Haizhu Square to Guangzhou South
  2. Take the train from Guangzhou South to West Kowloon Station
  3. Fly from Hong Kong (HKG) to Taipei (TPE) HKG - TPE

$101 - $309

Train, bus, ferry  •  14 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Guangzhou South to Shenzhen North Station
  2. Take the train from Shenzhen North to Putian
  3. Take the bus from Putian to Pingtan Ao'qian Port
  4. Take the ferry from Pingtan County to Taipei

$149 - $182

Bus, ferry  •  16 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Guangzhou Jiaokou to Fujian Putian
  2. Take the bus from Putian to Pingtan Ao'qian Port
  3. Take the ferry from Pingtan County to Taipei

$146 - $151

Drive, car ferry  •  21 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Guangzhou to Xiamen Port
  2. Take the car ferry from Xiamen Port to Keelung Port

$192 - $219

Train, car ferry  •  29 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Guangzhou to Xiamen Kunming-Xiamen
  2. Take the car ferry from Xiamen Port to Keelung Port

$150 - $161

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Guangzhou to Taipei is to line 2 subway and train and fly which costs ¥440 - ¥1600 and takes 7 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Guangzhou to Taipei is to line 6 subway and fly which costs ¥700 - ¥2500 and takes 5 h 55 min.

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The distance between Guangzhou and Taipei is 868 km.

The best way to get from Guangzhou to Taipei without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 29 h 32 min and costs ¥1000 - ¥1150.

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It takes approximately 5 h 55 min to get from Guangzhou to Taipei, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Guangzhou Airport to Taipei Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h.

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Hainan, China Airlines, EVA Air and five other airlines offer flights from Guangzhou Airport to Taipei Airport.

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There are 959+ hotels available in Taipei. Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Guangzhou to Taipei.
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  • Distance: 542.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 55 min

What companies run services between Guangzhou, China and Taipei, Taiwan?

There is no direct connection from Guangzhou to Taipei. However, you can take the line 6 subway to Yantang, take the subway to Guangzhou Airport South, take the walk to Guangzhou airport, fly to Taipei, take the walk to Airport Terminal 2 Station, then take the train to Taipei. Alternatively, you can take the line 2 subway to Guangzhou South, take the train to Shenzhen North Station, take the walk to Shenzhen North station, take the night bus to Shenzhen Airport, take the walk to Shenzhen airport, fly to Taipei, take the walk to Airport Terminal 2 Station, then take the train to Taipei.

Airlines
Cathay Dragon
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Guangzhou to Taipei via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Hong Kong to Taipei
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Guangzhou to Taipei via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Hong Kong to Taipei
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
EVA Air
Website
evaair.com
Flights from Guangzhou to Taipei
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Hong Kong to Taipei
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $400
Flights from Macau to Taipei
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $500
Hong Kong
Website
hongkongairlines.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Taipei
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $400
China Airlines
Website
china-airlines.com
Flights from Guangzhou to Taipei
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Shenzhen to Taipei
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Hong Kong to Taipei
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $380
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Guangzhou to Taipei
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Shenzhen to Taipei
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Air Macau
Website
airmacau.com.mo
Flights from Macau to Taipei
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $390
Tigerair Taiwan
Website
tigerairtw.com
Flights from Macau to Taipei
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Taipei
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Uni Airways
Website
uniair.com.tw
Flights from Shenzhen to Taipei
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Guangzhou to Taipei
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Guangzhou to Taipei via Ningbo
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Train operators
Guang Zhou Metro
Website
gzmtr.com
Subway from Yide Lu to Yantang
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
gzmtr.com
Subway from Haizhu Square to Guangzhou South
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
gzmtr.com
China Railways G-Class
Train from Guangzhou South to Shenzhen North Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$12 - $14
1st Class Seat
$18 - $21
Business Class Seat
$35 - $45
Train from Guangzhou South to West Kowloon Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$16 - $19
1st Class Seat
$25 - $29
Business Class Seat
$50 - $60
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Nantou to Zhuhai
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$6 - $8
1st Class Seat
$5 - $7
Train from Shenzhen North to Putian
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$29 - $40
1st Class Seat
$40 - $60
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Guangzhou to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
12 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$16 - $21
Hard Sleeper
$30 - $40
Soft Sleeper
$45 - $60
Bus operators
TaiWanDao.tw
Website
haixiahao.com
Bus from Putian to Pingtan Ao'qian Port
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
haixiahao.com
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Guangzhou Jiaokou to Fujian Putian
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Ferry operators
Taiwan Csf
Website
taiwancsf.com
Ferry from Pingtan County to Taipei
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$98
Schedules at
taiwancsf.com
Cosco Shipping Lines
Website
coscotw.com.tw
Car ferry from Xiamen Port to Keelung Port
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130
Schedules at
coscotw.com.tw

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