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

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Bus  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Hsinchu bus station to Changji Chongqing Road Intersection 9003 / ...

$3 - $8

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Line 801 train, train  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the line 801 train from Hsinchu to Liujia 801
  2. Take the train from Hsinchu to Taipei Northbound D / ...

$9 - $12

Train  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Hsinchu to Taipei 801

$3 - $7

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hsinchu to Taipei 48.5 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Hsinchu to Taipei 48.5 miles

$6 - $9

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hsinchu bus station station and arriving at Changji Chongqing Road Intersection. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hsinchu and arriving at Taipei. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 45 min.

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The distance between Hsinchu and Taipei is 63 km. The road distance is 77.6 km.

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The best way to get from Hsinchu to Taipei without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 9 min and costs .

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The bus from Hsinchu bus station to Changji Chongqing Road Intersection takes 1 h 9 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Hsinchu to Taipei bus services, operated by HsinChu Bus, arrive at Hsinchu bus station.

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

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The best way to get from Hsinchu to Taipei is to bus which takes 1 h 9 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 801 train and train, which costs and takes 1 h 13 min.

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Hsinchu to Taipei bus services, operated by HsinChu Bus, arrive at Changji Chongqing Road Intersection station.

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Hsinchu to Taipei train services, operated by Taiwan High Speed Rail, arrive at Taipei station.

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Map of how to get from Hsinchu to Taipei.
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  • Distance: 39.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 9 min

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

HsinChu Bus operates a bus from Hsinchu to Taipei every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 9 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a train from Hsinchu to Taipei via Liujia and Hsinchu in around 1 h 13 min.

Train operators
Taiwan Railway
Phone
+8862-2191-0096
Website
railway.gov.tw
Train from Hsinchu to Liujia
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Website
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Train from Hsinchu to Taipei
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Taiwan High Speed Rail
Phone
4266-3000
Website
thsrc.com.tw
Train from Hsinchu to Taipei
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
thsrc.com.tw
Book at
klook.com
Non-Reserved
$8 - $10
Standard
$8 - $11
Business
$19
Bus operators
HsinChu Bus
Phone
0800-035800
Website
hcbus.com.tw
Bus from Hsinchu bus station to Changji Chongqing Road Intersection
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
hcbus.com.tw
Taiwan Bus
Website
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Zhongzheng Road to Taipei Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
U Bus
Website
ubus.com.tw
Bus from Hsinchu Station to Taipei Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
ubus.com.tw
Other operators
Taxi from Hsinchu to Taipei
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$70 - $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 Taipei is 78 km. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Hsinchu to Taipei.

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