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There are 3 ways to get from Hualien City to Kaohsiung by train, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Hualien to Kaohsiung 801 / ...

$14 - $25

2 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Hualien City to Kaohsiung 211.1 miles

$26 - $40

Fly  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Hualien (HUN) to Kaohsiung (KHH) HUN - KHH

$57 - $463

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The cheapest way to get from Hualien City to Kaohsiung is to train which costs $14 - $25 and takes 4 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hualien City to Kaohsiung is to fly which costs $55 - $470 and takes 2 h 43 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hualien and arriving at Kaohsiung. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 32 min.

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The distance between Hualien City and Kaohsiung is 201 km. The road distance is 337.8 km.

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The best way to get from Hualien City to Kaohsiung without a car is to train which takes 4 h 32 min and costs $14 - $25.

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The train from Hualien to Kaohsiung takes 4 h 32 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Hualien City to Kaohsiung train services, operated by Taiwan Railway, depart from Hualien station.

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The best way to get from Hualien City to Kaohsiung is to train which takes 4 h 32 min and costs $14 - $25. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $55 - $470 and takes 2 h 43 min.

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The quickest flight from Hualien Airport to Kaohsiung Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Hualien City to Kaohsiung train services, operated by Taiwan Railway, arrive at Kaohsiung station.

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Map of how to get from Hualien City to Kaohsiung.
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  • Distance: 125.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 32 min

What companies run services between Hualien City, Taiwan and Kaohsiung, Taiwan?

Taiwan Railway operates a train from Hualien City to Kaohsiung every 4 hours. Tickets cost $14 - $25 and the journey takes 4 h 32 min. Alternatively, Mandarin Airlines flies from Hualien City to Kaohsiung once daily.

Airlines
Mandarin Airlines
Website
mandarin-airlines.com
Flights from Hualien to Kaohsiung
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $450
Train operators
Taiwan Railway

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Yes, the driving distance between Hualien City to Kaohsiung is 338 km. It takes approximately 5 h 10 min to drive from Hualien City to Kaohsiung.

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Mandarin Airlines offers flights from Hualien Airport to Kaohsiung Airport.

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There are 391+ hotels available in Kaohsiung. Prices start at $29 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Hualien City to Hualien Airport is to line 1123 bus which takes 20 min and costs $1 - $3.

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