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

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Train, bus  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Zuoying to Taichung Northbound D / ...
  2. Take the bus from HSR Taichung Station to Sun Moon Lake 6670B / ...

$29 - $36

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Kaohsiung Station to Taichung Station 1872 / ...

$13 - $22

3 alternative options

Bus, line 75 bus  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Kaohsiung to Chaoma Station
  2. Take the line 75 bus from Chaoma to Taichung station 75 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Taichung Station to Sun Moon Lake

$15 - $23

Taxi  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kaohsiung to Riyue Tan 127.7 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Kaohsiung to Riyue Tan 127.7 miles

$15 - $23

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kaohsiung to Riyue Tan is to bus which costs $13 - $23 and takes 5 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kaohsiung to Riyue Tan is to taxi which costs $140 - $180 and takes 2 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kaohsiung station to Riyue Tan. However, there are services departing from Kaohsiung Station and arriving at Sun Moon Lake via TRA Taichung Station(Jinsha Department Store) and puli zong zhan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 5 min.

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The distance between Kaohsiung and Riyue Tan is 152 km. The road distance is 204.3 km.

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The best way to get from Kaohsiung to Riyue Tan without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 14 min and costs $28 - $40.

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It takes approximately 3 h 14 min to get from Kaohsiung to Riyue Tan, including transfers.

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

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Kaohsiung to Riyue Tan bus services, operated by Taiwan Bus, arrive at Taichung Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kaohsiung to Riyue Tan is 204 km. It takes approximately 2 h 24 min to drive from Kaohsiung to Riyue Tan.

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There are 372+ hotels available in Riyue Tan. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kaohsiung to Riyue Tan.
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  • Distance: 94.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 14 min

What companies run services between Kaohsiung, Taiwan and Riyue Tan, Taiwan?

Taiwan Bus operates a bus from Kaohsiung to Riyue Tan hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $16 and the journey takes 3 h 10 min. U Bus also services this route every 30 minutes.

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
Bus operators
Nantou Bus
Website
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Bus from HSR Taichung Station to Sun Moon Lake
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Bus from Taichung Station to Sun Moon Lake
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
traffic.taichung.gov.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 10 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $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
$9 - $14
Schedules at
ubus.com.tw
Bus from Chaoma to Taichung station
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ubus.com.tw
Other operators
Taxi from Kaohsiung to Riyue Tan
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Tripool
Phone
+886 8 000 78787
Website
tripool.app
Tianfeng Taxi
Phone
+886 7 747 8888
Website
tbkc.gov.tw
Tianlong Taxi
Phone
+886 7 747 6666
Website
tbkc.gov.tw
KS Taxi
Phone
+886 7 725 8777
Website
kstaxi.com.tw

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