Directions from Hualien City to Chiayi City Government

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Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Hualien to Chiayi Mountain Line

$22 - $40

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Hualien to Luodong
  2. Take the bus from Luodong Station to Taipei Station
  3. Take the bus from Taipei Station to Chiayi Station

$21 - $30

1 alternative option

Drive  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Hualien City to Chiayi City Government 263.7 miles

$30 - $50

What companies run services between Hualien City, Taiwan and Chiayi City Government, Taiwan?

Taiwan Railway operates a train from Hualien City to Chiayi City Government 3 times a day. Tickets cost $22 - $40 and the journey takes 6 h 15 min.

Train operators
Taiwan Railway
Phone
+8862-2191-0096
Website
railway.gov.tw
Train from Hualien to Chiayi
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from Hualien to Luodong
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Bus operators
Kamalan Bus Inc.
Website
kamalan.com.tw
Bus from Luodong Station to Taipei Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
kamalan.com.tw
U Bus
Website
ubus.com.tw
Bus from Taipei Station to Chiayi Station
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
ubus.com.tw

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Hualien City and Chiayi City Government is 129 km. The road distance is 422 km.

The cheapest way to get from Hualien City to Chiayi City Government is to train and bus which costs $21 - $35 and takes 6 h 37 min.

The quickest way to get from Hualien City to Chiayi City Government is to drive which takes 5 h 14 min and costs $30 - $50.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hualien and arriving at Chiayi. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 15 min.

The train from Hualien to Chiayi takes 6 h 15 min including transfers and departs three times a day.