There are 4 ways to get from Hsinchu to Taichung by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Hsinchu Station to Taichung Station 1620 / ...

$4 - $10

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Train  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Hsinchu to Taichung 801 / ...

$4 - $7

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hsinchu to Taichung 57.8 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Hsinchu to Taichung 57.8 miles

$7 - $11

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hsinchu Station station and arriving at Taichung Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 34 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hsinchu and arriving at Taichung. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

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The distance between Hsinchu and Taichung is 79 km. The road distance is 92.5 km.

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The best way to get from Hsinchu to Taichung without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 34 min and costs .

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The bus from Hsinchu Station to Taichung Station takes 1 h 34 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Hsinchu to Taichung bus services, operated by U Bus, arrive at Hsinchu Station.

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Hsinchu to Taichung train services, operated by Taiwan Railway, depart from Hsinchu station.

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The best way to get from Hsinchu to Taichung is to bus which takes 1 h 34 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 1 h 35 min.

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Hsinchu to Taichung bus services, operated by U Bus, arrive at Taichung Station.

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Hsinchu to Taichung train services, operated by Taiwan Railway, arrive at Taichung station.

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Map of how to get from Hsinchu to Taichung.
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  • Distance: 49.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 34 min

What companies run services between Hsinchu, Taiwan and Taichung, Taiwan?

U Bus operates a bus from Hsinchu to Taichung every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 1 h 34 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Taiwan Railway operates a train from Hsinchu to Taichung every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 35 min.

Train operators
Taiwan Railway
Bus operators
U Bus
Website
ubus.com.tw
Bus from Hsinchu Station to Taichung Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
ubus.com.tw
HsinChu Bus
Phone
0800-035800
Website
hcbus.com.tw
Bus from Hsinchu bus station to National Taichung University of Education
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
hcbus.com.tw
Taiwan Bus
Website
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Hsinchu Station to Gancheng
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Other operators
Taxi from Hsinchu to Taichung
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Tripool
Phone
+886 8 000 78787
Website
tripool.app
The First Taxi
Phone
+886 3 551 6000
Website
thb.gov.tw
Hong Shuai Taxi
Phone
+886 3 571 3333
Website
thb.gov.tw
Jinli Taxi
Phone
+886 3 522 1111
Website
thb.gov.tw

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Yes, the driving distance between Hsinchu to Taichung is 93 km. It takes approximately 1 h 1 min to drive from Hsinchu to Taichung.

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There are 460+ hotels available in Taichung. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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