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There are 5 ways to get from Hong Kong to Kaohsiung by plane, ferry, train, taxi, car ferry or bus

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Fly Hong Kong to Kaohsiung  •  4h 14m

  1. Fly from Hong Kong (HKG) to Kaohsiung (KHH) HKG - KHH

$108 - $237

Cheapest option

Ferry to Macau, fly to Kaohsiung  •  4h 57m

  1. Take the ferry from Hong Kong Sheung Wan to Macau Taipa Ferry Terminal
  2. Fly from Macau (MFM) to Kaohsiung (KHH) MFM - KHH

$46 - $299

3 alternative options

Fly Hong Kong to Tainan, train  •  5h 18m

  1. Fly from Hong Kong (HKG) to Tainan (TNN) HKG - TNN
  2. Take the train from Tainan to Kaohsiung

$112 - $249

Train, taxi, car ferry, bus  •  22h 45m

  1. Take the train from West Kowloon Station to Zhangpu
  2. Take a taxi from Zhangpu to Xiamen Port
  3. Take the car ferry from Xiamen Port to Taichung Harbor
  4. Take the bus from Chaoma to Kaohsiung Station

$164 - $249

Bus, car ferry  •  28h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Hong Kong to Xiamen Hubin
  2. Take the car ferry from Xiamen Port to Taichung Harbor
  3. Take the bus from Chaoma to Kaohsiung Station

$138 - $205

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Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Taiwan

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Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Taiwan

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Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Hong Kong

Last updated: May 12 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hong Kong to Kaohsiung is to ferry and fly which costs $350 - $2400 and takes 4h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Hong Kong to Kaohsiung is to fly which costs $800 - $1900 and takes 4h 14m.

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The distance between Hong Kong and Kaohsiung is 630 km.

The best way to get from Hong Kong to Kaohsiung without a car is to train and taxi and car ferry and bus which takes 22h 45m and costs $1200 - $2000.

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It takes approximately 4h 14m to get from Hong Kong to Kaohsiung, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Hong Kong Airport to Kaohsiung Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Cathay Pacific, Mandarin Airlines and China Airlines offer flights from Hong Kong Airport to Kaohsiung Airport.

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There are 938+ hotels available in Kaohsiung. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Hong Kong to Hong Kong Airport is to subway which takes 25 min and costs $95 - $120.

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Map of how to get from Hong Kong to Kaohsiung.
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  • Distance: 630.3 km
  • Duration: 4h 14m

What companies run services between Hong Kong and Kaohsiung, Taiwan?

Cathay Pacific, Mandarin Airlines and China Airlines fly from Hong Kong to Kaohsiung 3 times a day.

Airlines
China Airlines
Website
china-airlines.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Kaohsiung
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $240
Flights from Hong Kong to Tainan
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $220
Mandarin Airlines
Website
mandarin-airlines.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Kaohsiung
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $240
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Kaohsiung
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $450
Air Macau
Website
airmacau.com.mo
Flights from Macau to Kaohsiung
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $270
EVA Air
Website
evaair.com
Flights from Macau to Kaohsiung
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $370
Train operators
Taiwan Railway
China Railways G-Class
Train from West Kowloon Station to Zhangpu
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$30 - $40
1st Class Seat
$50 - $60
Business Class Seat
$100 - $130
Bus operators
Kuo-Kuang Bus
Website
kingbus.com.tw
Bus from Chaoma to Kaohsiung Station
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Aloha Bus
Phone
+886 0800-043-168
Website
aloha168.com.tw
Bus from Chaoma Station to Kaohsiung
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Qichezhan
Website
qichezhan.net
Bus from Hong Kong to Xiamen Hubin
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$39
Schedules at
qichezhan.net
Ferry operators
Cotai Water Jet
Phone
+852 2359 9990
Website
cotaiwaterjet.com
Ferry from Hong Kong Sheung Wan to Macau Taipa Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Schedules at
cotaiwaterjet.com
Weekdays
$23
Weekends/Holidays
$24
Night Sailing
$28
Cosco Shipping Lines
Website
coscotw.com.tw
Car ferry from Xiamen Port to Taichung Harbor
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Schedules at
coscotw.com.tw
Standard
$85 - $130
Lux
$100 - $150
Deluxe
$320 - $650
Other operators
Taxi from Zhangpu to Xiamen Port
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Estimated price
$35 - $45

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