There are 5 ways to get from Kaohsiung to Douliu by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Kaohsiung to Douliou Mountain Line / ...

$7 - $12

4 alternative options

Train via Qiaotou Station  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Qiaotou Station to Douliu Station Southern

$7 - $13

Bus  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Jhongjheng Station to Chiayi 7502
  2. Take the bus from Ch_嘉義林務局 to Ch_斗南 6880 / ...

$9 - $13

Taxi  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kaohsiung to Douliu 87.4 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Kaohsiung to Douliu 87.4 miles

$10 - $16

What companies run services between Kaohsiung, Taiwan and Douliu, Taiwan?

Taiwan Railway operates a train from Kaohsiung to Douliu hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kaohsiung to Douliu via Chiayi, Ch_嘉義林務局, Ch_斗南, and Dounan Station in around 3 h 42 min.

Train operators
Taiwan Railway
Phone
+8862-2191-0096
Website
railway.gov.tw
Train from Kaohsiung to Douliou
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from Qiaotou Station to Douliu Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Bus operators
Taiwan Bus
Website
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Jhongjheng Station to Chiayi
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Yuan Lin Bus
Website
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Bus from Ch_嘉義林務局 to Ch_斗南
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Taisi Bus
Website
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Bus from Yl_文化中心 to Yl_斗南
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Other operators
Taxi from Kaohsiung to Douliu
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
KS Taxi
Phone
+886 7 725 8777
Website
kstaxi.com.tw
Tianfeng Taxi
Phone
+886 7 747 8888
Website
tbkc.gov.tw
Tianlong Taxi
Phone
+886 7 747 6666
Website
tbkc.gov.tw
Chengcing Lake Taxi
Phone
+886 7 777 2222
Website
tbkc.gov.tw

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Kaohsiung to Douliu?

The distance between Kaohsiung and Douliu is 124 km. The road distance is 140 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Kaohsiung to Douliu?

The cheapest way to get from Kaohsiung to Douliu is to train which costs $7 - $12 and takes 1 h 38 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Kaohsiung to Douliu?

The quickest way to get from Kaohsiung to Douliu is to taxi which takes 1 h 30 min and costs $100 - $130.

Is there a direct train between Kaohsiung and Douliu?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kaohsiung and arriving at Douliou. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 38 min.

How long does it take to get from Kaohsiung to Douliu?

The train from Kaohsiung to Douliou takes 1 h 38 min including transfers and departs hourly.