There are 5 ways to get from Nantou to Tainan by train, bus, taxi or car

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

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Yuanlin to Tainan Mountain Line / ...

$7 - $13

Cheapest option

Line 6333 bus, train  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the line 6333 bus from Nt_南基醫院 to Nt_濁水
  2. Take the train from Zhuoshui to Ershui
  3. Take the train from Ershui Station to Douliu Station
  4. Take the train from Douliou to Tainan

$7 - $12

3 alternative options

Line 1831 bus, bus  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the line 1831 bus from Nantou Station to Chaoma Station 1831
  2. Take the bus from Chaoma to Binggongchang 1871 / ...

$8 - $15

Taxi  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nantou to Tainan 87.4 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Nantou to Tainan 87.4 miles

$10 - $16

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

Taiwan Railway operates a train from Nantou to Tainan hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nantou to Tainan via Chaoma Station and Chaoma in around 3 h 16 min.

Train operators
Taiwan Railway
Phone
+8862-2191-0096
Website
railway.gov.tw
Train from Yuanlin to Tainan
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from Zhuoshui to Ershui
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from Ershui Station to Douliu Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from Douliou to Tainan
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Bus operators
Nantou Bus
Website
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Bus from Nt_南基醫院 to Nt_濁水
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Taiwan Bus
Website
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Nantou Station to Chaoma Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Chaoma to Binggongchang
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Other operators
Taxi from Nantou to Tainan
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Yake Taxi
Phone
+886 4 728 2277
Website
thb.gov.tw
Free Go Taxi
Phone
+886 4 2287 8888
Website
feego-taxi.com.tw
You I Taxi
Phone
+886 4 2276 3456
Website
you-i.com.tw
E.M. Taxi
Phone
+886 4 2436 6666
Website
emtaxi.myweb.hinet.net
Zhong Nan Hai Taxi
Phone
+886 4 2316 3388
Website
mtaxi.com.tw

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Nantou to Tainan?

The distance between Nantou and Tainan is 113 km. The road distance is 140 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Nantou to Tainan?

The cheapest way to get from Nantou to Tainan is to line 6333 bus and train which costs $6 - $12 and takes 2 h 51 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Nantou to Tainan?

The quickest way to get from Nantou to Tainan is to taxi which takes 1 h 33 min and costs $100 - $130.

Is there a direct bus between Nantou and Tainan?

No, there is no direct bus from Nantou to Tainan. However, there are services departing from Nantou Station and arriving at Binggongchang via Chaoma. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 16 min.

How long does it take to get from Nantou to Tainan?

It takes approximately 2 h 32 min to get from Nantou to Tainan, including transfers.