There are 6 ways to get from Kaohsiung to Puli by train, bus 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, bus  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Zuoying to Taichung Northbound D / ...
  2. Take the bus from HSR Taichung Station to Ren-ai Park 6670D / ...

$28 - $35

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Bus  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Kaohsiung Station to Taichung Station 1872 / ...
  2. Take the bus from TRA Taichung Station(Jinsha Department Store) to Renai Park 6899D / ...

$12 - $20

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Train, bus via Nantou  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Zuoying to Taichung Northbound D / ...
  2. Take the bus from Nantou to Puli Bus Station 6875

$30 - $41

Train Taiwan Railway, bus  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Xinzuoying to Taichung 801
  2. Take the bus from TRA Taichung Station to Chunghwa Telecom 6899 / ...

$13 - $23

Bus via Chaoma Station  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Kaohsiung to Chaoma Station 3999 / ...
  2. Take the bus from TRA Taichung Station to Chunghwa Telecom 6268 / ...

$17 - $23

Drive  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Kaohsiung to Puli 138.8 miles

$17 - $25

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The cheapest way to get from Kaohsiung to Puli is to bus which costs $12 - $21 and takes 4 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kaohsiung to Puli is to drive which costs $17 - $25 and takes 2 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kaohsiung station to Puli. However, there are services departing from Kaohsiung Station and arriving at Renai Park via TRA Taichung Station(Jinsha Department Store). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 23 min.

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The distance between Kaohsiung and Puli is 164 km. The road distance is 222.1 km.

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The best way to get from Kaohsiung to Puli without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 3 min and costs $27 - $35.

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It takes approximately 3 h 3 min to get from Kaohsiung to Puli, including transfers.

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Kaohsiung to Puli bus services, operated by Taiwan Bus, arrive at Kaohsiung Station.

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Kaohsiung to Puli bus services, operated by Nantou Bus, arrive at Renai Park station.

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Map of how to get from Kaohsiung to Puli.
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  • Distance: 102.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 3 min

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

You can take a bus from Kaohsiung to Puli via Taichung Station and TRA Taichung Station(Jinsha Department Store) in around 4 h 23 min.

Train operators
Taiwan High Speed Rail
Phone
4266-3000
Website
thsrc.com.tw
Train from Zuoying to Taichung
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $28
Schedules at
thsrc.com.tw
Book at
klook.com
Non-Reserved
$23 - $27
Standard
$24 - $28
Business
$41
Taiwan Railway
Bus operators
Nantou Bus
Website
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Bus from HSR Taichung Station to Ren-ai Park
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Bus from Nantou to Puli Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Bus from TRA Taichung Station to Chunghwa Telecom
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Bus from TRA Taichung Station(Jinsha Department Store) to Renai Park
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Changhua Bus
Website
changhuabus.com.tw
Bus from Nantou to Puli Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
changhuabus.com.tw
Taiwan Bus
Website
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Kaohsiung Station to Taichung Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Kaohsiung to Chaoma Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
U Bus
Website
ubus.com.tw
Bus from Kaohsiung Station to Taichung Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
ubus.com.tw

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