There are 4 ways to get from Hualien City to Pingtung by train, car or plane

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Train via Zhiben  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Hualien to Zhiben 801
  2. Take the train from Zhiben to Pingtung 801

$14 - $23

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Train  •  4 h 5 min

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

$13 - $23

Drive  •  5 h

  1. Drive from Hualien City to Pingtung 204.8 miles

$25 - $40

Fly, line 801 train  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Hualien (HUN) to Kaohsiung (KHH) HUN - KHH
  2. Take the line 801 train from Kaohsiung to Pingtung

$58 - $466

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hualien and arriving at Pingtung. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 5 min.

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The distance between Hualien City and Pingtung is 185 km. The road distance is 327.7 km.

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The best way to get from Hualien City to Pingtung without a car is to train which takes 3 h 25 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 25 min to get from Hualien City to Pingtung, including transfers.

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

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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 Pingtung train services, operated by Taiwan Railway, arrive at Pingtung station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hualien City to Pingtung is 328 km. It takes approximately 5 h to drive from Hualien City to Pingtung.

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Mandarin Airlines offers flights from Hualien Airport to Kaohsiung Airport.

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There are 406+ hotels available in Pingtung. Prices start at $29 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Hualien City to Pingtung.
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  • Distance: 115.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 25 min

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

You can take a train from Hualien City to Pingtung via Zhiben in around 3 h 25 min.

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
Phone
+8862-2191-0096
Website
railway.gov.tw
Train from Hualien to Zhiben
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Train from Zhiben to Pingtung
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Train from Hualien to Pingtung
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Train from Kaohsiung to Pingtung
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw

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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 .

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