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

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from 新竹 to 宜蘭 801 / ...

$8 - $15

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Hsin-chu Station to Taipei Station 3999
  2. Take the bus from Taipei Station to Yilan Station 1916 / ...

$9 - $12

Taxi  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hsinchu to Yilan 80 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Hsinchu to Yilan 80 miles

$9 - $15

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

Taiwan Railway operates a train from Hsinchu to Yilan hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $15 and the journey takes 2 h 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hsinchu to Yilan via Taipei Station in around 2 h 25 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Taiwan Bus
Website
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Hsin-chu Station to Taipei Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Kamalan Bus Inc.
Website
kamalan.com.tw
Bus from Taipei Station to Yilan Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
kamalan.com.tw
Other operators
Taxi from Hsinchu to Yilan
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Jinli Taxi
Phone
+886 3 522 1111
Website
thb.gov.tw
Hong Shuai Taxi
Phone
+886 3 571 3333
Website
thb.gov.tw
The First Taxi
Phone
+886 3 551 6000
Website
thb.gov.tw

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Hsinchu and Yilan is 79 km. The road distance is 128 km.

The cheapest way to get from Hsinchu to Yilan is to train which costs $8 - $15 and takes 2 h 12 min.

The quickest way to get from Hsinchu to Yilan is to taxi which takes 1 h 34 min and costs $95 - $120.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from 新竹 and arriving at 宜蘭. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 12 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Hsinchu to Yilan. However, there are services departing from Hsin-chu Station and arriving at Yilan Station via Taipei Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

The train from 新竹 to 宜蘭 takes 2 h 12 min including transfers and departs hourly.