There are 4 ways to get from Hengchun to Hualien City by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Hengchun to Fangliao
  2. Take the train from Fangliao to Taitung 801
  3. Take the train from Taitung to Hualien 801

$14 - $28

3 alternative options

Bus  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Fenggang to Taitung Station 1778
  2. Take the bus from Taitung Station to Hualien Station 1127

$17 - $40

Drive  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Hengchun to Hualien City 179.4 miles

$22 - $35

Bus, fly  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Hengchun to Fangliao
  2. Fly from Kaohsiung (KHH) to Hualien (HUN) KHH - HUN

$62 - $475

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The cheapest way to get from Hengchun to Hualien City is to bus and train which costs $14 - $29 and takes 4 h 30 min.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Hengchun to Hualien City station. 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.

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The distance between Hengchun and Hualien City is 236 km. The road distance is 287.1 km.

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The best way to get from Hengchun to Hualien City without a car is to bus and train which takes 4 h 30 min and costs $14 - $29.

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It takes approximately 4 h 30 min to get from Hengchun to Hualien City, including transfers.

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Hengchun to Hualien City bus services, operated by Taiwan Bus, depart from Fenggang station.

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The quickest flight from Kaohsiung Airport to Hualien Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Map of how to get from Hengchun to Hualien City.
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  • Distance: 147.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 30 min

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

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 Fangliao to Taitung
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from Taitung to Hualien
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
Bus operators
Taiwan Tour
Website
taiwantrip.com.tw
Bus from Hengchun to Fangliao
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
taiwantrip.com.tw
Taiwan Bus
Website
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Hengchun to Fangliao
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Fenggang to Taitung Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $18
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Taitung Station to Hualien Station
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw

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