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There are 3 ways to get from Kaohsiung to Tainan by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 4m

  1. Take the train from 高雄 to 臺南 山線 / ...

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Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kaohsiung to Tainan 47.5 km

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Kaohsiung to Tainan 47.5 km

Kaohsiung to Tainan by train

499 Weekly Trains
1h 4m Average Duration
$2 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Kaohsiung to Tainan is to train which costs $2 - $4 and takes 1h 4m.

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The fastest way to get from Kaohsiung to Tainan is to taxi which takes 35 min and costs $35 - $45.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from 高雄 and arriving at 臺南. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 4m.

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The distance between Kaohsiung and Tainan is 47 km. The road distance is 47.5 km.

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The best way to get from Kaohsiung to Tainan without a car is to train which takes 1h 4m and costs $2 - $4.

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The train from 高雄 to 臺南 takes 1h 4m including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Kaohsiung to Tainan train services, operated by Taiwan Railway, depart from 高雄 station.

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Kaohsiung to Tainan train services, operated by Taiwan Railway, arrive at 臺南 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kaohsiung to Tainan is 48 km. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from Kaohsiung to Tainan.

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  • Distance: 47.1 km
  • Duration: 1h 4m

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

Taiwan Railway operates a train from 高雄 to 臺南 every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 1h 4m.

Train operators
Other operators
Taxi from Kaohsiung to Tainan
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Yes Taxi
Phone
+886 7 777 2222
Website
khh.travel
Tripool
Phone
+886 8 000 78787
Website
tripool.app
Lunyong Taxi
Phone
+886 7 370 8888

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