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There are 6 ways to get from Nantou to Kaohsiung by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Changhua to Zuoying Southbound F / ...

$40 - $49

Cheapest option

Bus U Bus  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Taichung Station to Kaohsiung Station 1621

$10 - $15

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Nantou Station to Gancheng 6333
  2. Take the train from Taichung to Zuoying Southbound D / ...

$28 - $34

Bus Taiwan Bus  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Chaoma Station to Kaohsiung 3999 / ...

$13 - $19

Taxi  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nantou to Kaohsiung 114.1 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Nantou to Kaohsiung 114.1 miles

$14 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Nantou to Kaohsiung is to bus which costs $10 - $16 and takes 5 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nantou to Kaohsiung is to train which costs $40 - $50 and takes 1 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nantou station to Kaohsiung. However, there are services departing from Nantou Station and arriving at Kaohsiung via Chaoma Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 48 min.

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The distance between Nantou and Kaohsiung is 149 km. The road distance is 182.6 km.

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The best way to get from Nantou to Kaohsiung without a car is to train which takes 1 h 40 min and costs $40 - $50.

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It takes approximately 1 h 40 min to get from Nantou to Kaohsiung, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Nantou to Kaohsiung is to train which takes 1 h 40 min and costs $40 - $50. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $12 - $19 and takes 3 h 48 min.

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Nantou to Kaohsiung bus services, operated by Taiwan Bus, arrive at Kaohsiung station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nantou to Kaohsiung is 183 km. It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to drive from Nantou to Kaohsiung.

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  • Distance: 93 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 40 min

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

Taiwan High Speed Rail operates a train from Nantou to Kaohsiung hourly. Tickets cost $21 - $25 and the journey takes 55 min. Alternatively, Taiwan Bus operates a bus from Nantou to Kaohsiung every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 2 h 56 min.

Train operators
Taiwan High Speed Rail
Phone
4266-3000
Website
thsrc.com.tw
Train from Changhua to Zuoying
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Schedules at
thsrc.com.tw
Book at
klook.com
Non-Reserved
$20 - $23
Standard
$21 - $25
Business
$36
Train from Taichung to Zuoying
Ave. Duration
57 min
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
Taiwan Bus
Phone
0800-231-035
Website
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Nantou Station to Gancheng
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Chaoma Station to Kaohsiung
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Nantou Bus
Phone
+886-49-2984-031
Website
ntbus.com.tw
Bus from Nantou Station to Gancheng Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
ntbus.com.tw
U Bus
Website
ubus.com.tw
Bus from Taichung Station to Kaohsiung Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
ubus.com.tw
Other operators
Taxi from Nantou to Kaohsiung
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Guoan Taxi
Phone
+886 4 722 3738
Website
chaostec.com
Zhong Nan Hai Taxi
Phone
+886 4 2316 3388
Website
mtaxi.com.tw
Free Go Taxi
Phone
+886 4 2287 8888
Website
feego-taxi.com.tw
Tripool
Phone
+886 8 000 78787
Website
tripool.app
Douliu Taxi
Phone
+886 5 532 2525
Website
yunlin.com.tw

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