There are 2 ways to get from Hualien City to Nantou by train or car

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Train  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Hualien to Taichung 801

$19 - $33

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Drive  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Hualien City to Nantou 233.4 miles

$28 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Hualien City to Nantou is to train which costs $19 - $35 and takes 5 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hualien City to Nantou is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 4 h 46 min.

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The distance between Hualien City and Nantou is 96 km. The road distance is 373.4 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 16 min to get from Hualien City to Nantou, including transfers.

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The nearest airport to Nantou is Taichung (RMQ) Airport which is 38.3 km away. Other nearby airports include Makung (MZG) (112.4 km), Taipei (TPE) (141.7 km), Kaohsiung (KHH) (153.1 km) and Shungshan (TSA) (156.1 km).

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  • Distance: 59.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 16 min

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

Taiwan Railway operates a train from Hualien City to Nantou hourly. Tickets cost $17 - $29 and the journey takes 3 h 57 min.

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