There are 4 ways to get from Kaohsiung to Taitung by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Kaohsiung to Taitung 801

$7 - $13

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Kaohsiung Station to Taitung Station 1778

$8 - $15

Taxi  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kaohsiung to Taitung 104.8 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Kaohsiung to Taitung 104.8 miles

$13 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Kaohsiung to Taitung is to train which costs $7 - $13 and takes 2 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kaohsiung to Taitung is to train which takes 2 h 17 min and costs $7 - $13.

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The distance between Kaohsiung and Taitung is 87 km. The road distance is 168 km.

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The train from Kaohsiung to Taitung takes 2 h 17 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kaohsiung Station and arriving at Taitung Station. Services depart four times a day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kaohsiung and arriving at Taitung. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 17 min.

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

Taiwan Railway operates a train from Kaohsiung to Taitung every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $13 and the journey takes 2 h 17 min. Alternatively, Taiwan Bus operates a bus from Kaohsiung to Taitung 4 times a day. Tickets cost $8 - $15 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Taiwan Bus
Website
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Kaohsiung Station to Taitung Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Other operators
Taxi from Kaohsiung to Taitung
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
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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