There are 5 ways to get from Hsinchu to Taichung by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  49 min

  1. Take the train from Hsinchu to Taichung 801

$4 - $7

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 32 min

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

$4 - $10

Line 5804 bus, train  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the line 5804 bus from Hsinchuxia Station to Zhunan Station 5804 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zhunan Station to Taichung Station Mountain

$5 - $9

Taxi  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hsinchu to Taichung 57.8 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Hsinchu to Taichung 57.8 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Hsinchu to Taichung is to train which costs $4 - $7 and takes 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hsinchu to Taichung is to train which costs $4 - $7 and takes 49 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 train from Hsinchu to Taichung takes 49 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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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 32 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hsinchu and arriving at Taichung. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 49 min.

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

Taiwan Railway operates a train from Hsinchu to Taichung hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 49 min. Alternatively, U Bus operates a bus from Hsinchu to Taichung every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 32 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Taiwan Railway
Phone
+8862-2191-0096
Website
railway.gov.tw
Train from Hsinchu to Taichung
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from Zhunan Station to Taichung Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Bus operators
U Bus
Website
ubus.com.tw
Bus from Hsinchu Station to Taichung Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
ubus.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 - $7
Schedules at
taiwanbus.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 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
hcbus.com.tw
MiaoLi Bus
Phone
(037)662111-3
Website
mlbus.com.tw
Bus from Hsinchuxia Station to Zhunan Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
mlbus.com.tw
Other operators
Taxi from Hsinchu to Taichung
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Jinli Taxi
Phone
+886 3 522 1111
Website
thb.gov.tw
The First Taxi
Phone
+886 3 551 6000
Website
thb.gov.tw
Hong Shuai Taxi
Phone
+886 3 571 3333
Website
thb.gov.tw

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