There are 4 ways to get from Hualien City to Miaoli by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Mountain Line

$15 - $26

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  4 h 35 min

$14 - $21

2 alternative options

Train via Taipei  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Mountain Line / ...
  2. Southbound F / ...

$25 - $34

Drive  •  3 h 50 min

  1. 178.9 miles

$22 - $35

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

Taiwan Railway operates a train from Hualien City to Miaoli 5 times a day. Tickets cost $15 - $26 and the journey takes 3 h 28 min.

Train operators
Taiwan Railway
Phone
+8862-2191-0096
Website
railway.gov.tw
Train from Hualien to Miaoli
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from Hualien to Taipei
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $16
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
Taiwan High Speed Rail
Phone
4266-3000
Website
thsrc.com.tw
Train from Taipei to Miaoli
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $18
Schedules at
thsrc.com.tw
Non-Reserved
$15 - $17
Standard
$15 - $18
Business
$28
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
Taiwan Bus
Website
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Taipei Station to Miaoli Station
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Hualien City and Miaoli is 103 km. The road distance is 286 km.

The cheapest way to get from Hualien City to Miaoli is to train and bus which costs $14 - $22 and takes 4 h 35 min.

The quickest way to get from Hualien City to Miaoli is to train which takes 3 h 28 min and costs $15 - $26.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hualien and arriving at Miaoli. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 28 min.

The train from Hualien to Miaoli takes 3 h 28 min including transfers and departs five times a day.