There are 8 ways to get from Penghu to Taichung by ferry, train, bus, car ferry, 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.

Recommended option

Ferry, train  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the ferry from Magong to Budai
  2. Take the train from Sinying to Taichung Mountain Line

$64 - $75

Cheapest option

Car ferry, bus  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Magong Port to Kaohsiung Port
  2. Take the bus from Kaohsiung Station to Taichung Station 1872 / ...

$40 - $46

6 alternative options

Ferry, line 7702 bus, train  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the ferry from Magong to Budai
  2. Take the line 7702 bus from The Glass Shoe Church to THSR Chiayi Station
  3. Take the train from Chiayi to Taichung

$52 - $60

Car ferry, train  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Magong Port to Kaohsiung Port
  2. Take the train from Kaohsiung to Taichung Mountain Line

$41 - $49

Car ferry, drive  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Magong Port to Kaohsiung Port
  2. Drive from Kaohsiung Port to Taichung

$44 - $52

Fly to Taichung  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Makung (MZG) to Taichung (RMQ) MZG - RMQ

$47 - $123

Fly to Chiayi, train  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Makung (MZG) to Chiayi (CYI) MZG - CYI
  2. Take the train from Chiayi to Taichung

$58 - $150

Fly to Tainan, train  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Makung (MZG) to Tainan (TNN) MZG - TNN
  2. Take the train from Tainan to Taichung

$79 - $141

What companies run services between Penghu, Taiwan and Taichung, Taiwan?

Far Eastern Air, Uni Airways and Mandarin Airlines fly from Penghu to Taichung every 2 hours.

Airlines
Uni Airways
Website
uniair.com.tw
Flights from Makung to Taichung
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from Makung to Chiayi
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from Makung to Tainan
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Far Eastern Air
Website
fat.com.tw
Flights from Makung to Taichung
Ave. Duration
38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $220
Mandarin Airlines
Website
mandarin-airlines.com
Flights from Makung to Taichung
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $280
Train operators
Taiwan Railway
Phone
+8862-2191-0096
Website
railway.gov.tw
Train from Sinying to Taichung
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from Kaohsiung to Taichung
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from Chiayi to Taichung
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Taiwan High Speed Rail
Phone
4266-3000
Website
thsrc.com.tw
Train from Chiayi to Taichung
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
thsrc.com.tw
Non-Reserved
$11 - $14
Standard
$12 - $14
Business
$24
Train from Tainan to Taichung
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Schedules at
thsrc.com.tw
Non-Reserved
$20 - $23
Standard
$20 - $24
Business
$36
Bus operators
Taiwan Tour
Website
taiwantrip.com.tw
Bus from The Glass Shoe Church to THSR Chiayi Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
en.taiwantrip.com.tw
Taiwan Bus
Website
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Kaohsiung Station to Taichung Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
U Bus
Website
ubus.com.tw
Bus from Kaohsiung Station to Taichung Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
ubus.com.tw
Ferry operators
All Star
Website
aaaaa.com.tw
Ferry from Magong to Budai
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
aaaaa.com.tw
ferry
Ferry from Magong to Budai
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
no3-farnlin.com.tw
TNC
Website
tnc-kao.com.tw
Car ferry from Magong Port to Kaohsiung Port
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
tnc-kao.com.tw

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Penghu to Taichung?

The distance between Penghu and Taichung is 131 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Penghu to Taichung?

The cheapest way to get from Penghu to Taichung is to car ferry and bus which costs $40 - $50 and takes 8 h 48 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Penghu to Taichung?

The quickest way to get from Penghu to Taichung is to fly which takes 2 h 49 min and costs $45 - $130.

How long does it take to get from Penghu to Taichung?

It takes approximately 5 h 40 min to get from Penghu to Taichung, including transfers.