There are 8 ways to get from Kaohsiung to Zhongli by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train Taiwan High Speed Rail  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Zuoying to Taoyuan Northbound D / ...

$42 - $53

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Kaohsiung Station to Zhongli Station 1610 / ...

$15 - $23

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Train Taiwan Railway  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Kaohsiung to Zhongli 801

$16 - $27

Bus Solar Bus  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Jianguo to Beigang 1651
  2. Take the bus from Beigang, Yunlin to Zhongli 7001

$19 - $22

Drive  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Kaohsiung to Zhongli 195.5 miles

$24 - $35

Fly Kaohsiung to Shungshan, bus  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Kaohsiung (KHH) to Shungshan (TSA) KHH - TSA
  2. Take the bus from Songshan Airport to Zhongli Station

$113 - $316

Train to Taitung, fly to Shungshan, bus  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Kaohsiung to Zhiben
  2. Fly from Taitung (TTT) to Shungshan (TSA) TTT - TSA
  3. Take the bus from Songshan Airport to Zhongli Station

$90 - $181

Fly Kaohsiung to Taichung, train  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Kaohsiung (KHH) to Taichung (RMQ) KHH - RMQ
  2. Take the train from Taichung to Taoyuan

$129 - $235

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The cheapest way to get from Kaohsiung to Zhongli is to train which costs $16 - $27 and takes 4 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kaohsiung to Zhongli is to train which costs $40 - $55 and takes 2 h 42 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kaohsiung Station station and arriving at Zhongli Station station. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 38 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kaohsiung and arriving at Zhongli. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 8 min.

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The distance between Kaohsiung and Zhongli is 277 km. The road distance is 312.7 km.

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The best way to get from Kaohsiung to Zhongli without a car is to train which takes 2 h 42 min and costs $40 - $55.

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It takes approximately 2 h 42 min to get from Kaohsiung to Zhongli, including transfers.

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Kaohsiung to Zhongli bus services, operated by U Bus, arrive at Kaohsiung Station.

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

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The best way to get from Kaohsiung to Zhongli is to train which takes 2 h 42 min and costs $40 - $55. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $15 - $23 and takes 4 h 38 min.

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There is no direct flight from Kaohsiung Airport to Shungshan Airport. The quickest flight takes 1 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Kaohsiung to Zhongli bus services, operated by U Bus, arrive at Zhongli Station.

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Map of how to get from Kaohsiung to Zhongli.
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  • Distance: 173.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 42 min

What companies run services between Kaohsiung, Taiwan and Zhongli?

Taiwan High Speed Rail operates a train from Kaohsiung to Zhongli hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 38 min. Alternatively, U Bus operates a bus from Kaohsiung to Zhongli every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $15 - $21 and the journey takes 4 h 38 min. Taiwan Bus also services this route hourly.

Airlines
Uni Airways
Website
uniair.com.tw
Flights from Kaohsiung to Shungshan via Makung
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Kaohsiung to Shungshan via Kinmen
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Kaohsiung to Shungshan via Makung, Kinmen
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Taitung to Shungshan
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $280
Flights from Kaohsiung to Taichung via Makung
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $210
Flights from Kaohsiung to Taichung via Kinmen
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $360
Mandarin Airlines
Website
mandarin-airlines.com
Flights from Kaohsiung to Shungshan via Makung
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Flights from Taitung to Shungshan
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Kaohsiung to Taichung via Makung
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $380
Far Eastern Air
Website
fat.com.tw
Flights from Kaohsiung to Shungshan via Makung
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $350
Flights from Kaohsiung to Shungshan via Kinmen
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Flights from Kaohsiung to Taichung via Makung
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $300
Tigerair Taiwan
Website
tigerairtw.com
Flights from Kaohsiung to Taichung via Macau
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Train operators
Taiwan High Speed Rail
Phone
4266-3000
Website
thsrc.com.tw
Train from Zuoying to Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Schedules at
thsrc.com.tw
Book at
klook.com
Non-Reserved
$40 - $45
Standard
$40 - $50
Business
$65
Train from Taichung to Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Schedules at
thsrc.com.tw
Book at
klook.com
Non-Reserved
$16 - $19
Standard
$16 - $20
Business
$30
Taiwan Railway
Phone
+8862-2191-0096
Website
railway.gov.tw
Train from Kaohsiung to Zhongli
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from Kaohsiung to Zhiben
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Bus operators
U Bus
Website
ubus.com.tw
Bus from Kaohsiung Station to Zhongli Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
ubus.com.tw
Bus from Jianguo to Beigang
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
ubus.com.tw
Taiwan Bus
Website
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Kaohsiung Station to Zhongli Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Songshan Airport to Zhongli Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Solar Bus
Website
solarbus.com.tw
Bus from Beigang, Yunlin to Zhongli
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $14
Schedules at
solarbus.com.tw

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