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

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Recommended option

Train via Taipei  •  4 h 56 min

  1. 801
  2. Southbound B / ...

$33 - $44

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  5 h 54 min

  1. 801 / ...

$16 - $29

2 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 55 min

  1. 801 / ...

$22 - $36

Drive  •  4 h 46 min

  1. 233.4 miles

$28 - $45

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

You can take a train from Hualien City to Nantou via 臺北, Taipei, Taichung, Tc_高鐵臺中站, Tc_省議會, and Ch_省議會 in around 4 h 56 min.

Train operators
Taiwan Railway
Phone
+8862-2191-0096
Website
railway.gov.tw
Train from 花蓮 to 臺北
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from 花蓮 to 羅東
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from 花蓮 to 彰化
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Taiwan High Speed Rail
Bus operators
Taiwan Bus
Website
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Luodong to Taipei City Hall Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Citi Air Bus
Website
airbus.com.tw
Bus from Taipei City Hall Station to Chaoma
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
airbus.com.tw

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Hualien City and Nantou is 96 km. The road distance is 373 km.

The cheapest way to get from Hualien City to Nantou is to train and bus which costs $16 - $30 and takes 5 h 54 min.

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

It takes approximately 4 h 56 min to get from Hualien City to Nantou, including transfers.