There are 5 ways to get from Hengchun to Hualien City by bus, train, car or plane

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 9117 bus, train  •  4 h 28 min

  1. 801

$14 - $24

4 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Nanhui

$14 - $24

Bus  •  8 h 39 min

  1. 1778
  2. 1127

$14 - $37

Drive  •  4 h 28 min

  1. 179.4 miles

$22 - $35

Bus, line 801 train, fly  •  4 h 58 min

  1. KHH - HUN

$62 - $473

What companies run services between Hengchun, Taiwan and Hualien City, Taiwan?

You can take a train from Hengchun to Hualien City via Fangshan, Fangshan Station, Taimali Station, and Taimali in around 6 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hengchun to Hualien City via Fenggang and Taitung Station in around 8 h 39 min.

Airlines
Mandarin Airlines
Website
mandarin-airlines.com
Flights from Kaohsiung to Hualien
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $450
Train operators
Taiwan Railway
Phone
+8862-2191-0096
Website
railway.gov.tw
Train from Fangshan Station to Taitung Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from 臺東 to 花蓮
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from Fangshan Station to Taimali Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from Taimali to Hualien
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from 枋寮 to 林邊
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Bus operators
Taiwan Bus
Website
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Hengchun to Fangshan
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Fenggang to Taitung Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Taitung Station to Hualien Station
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $19
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Hengchun to Fangliao
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Hengchun and Hualien City is 236 km. The road distance is 287 km.

The cheapest way to get from Hengchun to Hualien City is to line 9117 bus and train which costs $13 - $24 and takes 4 h 28 min.

The quickest way to get from Hengchun to Hualien City is to drive which takes 4 h 28 min and costs $22 - $35.

No, there is no direct bus from Hengchun to Hualien City. However, there are services departing from Hengchun and arriving at Hualien Station via Fenggang and Taitung Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 39 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 28 min to get from Hengchun to Hualien City, including transfers.