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

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Bus  •  3 h 30 min

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

$10 - $18

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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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kaohsiung Station station and arriving at Taitung Station 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 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 17 min.

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The distance between Kaohsiung and Taitung is 87 km. The road distance is 167.7 km.

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The best way to get from Kaohsiung to Taitung without a car is to train which takes 2 h 17 min and costs .

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The train from Kaohsiung to Taitung takes 2 h 17 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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

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

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The best way to get from Kaohsiung to Taitung is to train which takes 2 h 17 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 30 min.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Kaohsiung to Taitung.
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  • Distance: 54.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 17 min

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

Taiwan Railway operates a train from Kaohsiung to Taitung every 15 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 $10 - $18 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
$10 - $18
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Other operators
Taxi from Kaohsiung to Taitung
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
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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Yes, the driving distance between Kaohsiung to Taitung is 168 km. It takes approximately 2 h 39 min to drive from Kaohsiung to Taitung.

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