There are 8 ways to get from Pingtung to Taipei by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Line 801 train, train  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the line 801 train from Pingtung to Xinzuoying 801 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zuoying to Taipei Northbound B / ...

$46 - $57

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Pingtung Station to Taipei Bus Station 1613

$17 - $24

6 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Pingtung to Taipei 801

$18 - $35

Train, bus  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Pingtung to Dounan 801
  2. Take the bus from Dounan to Taipei Station 7001 / ...

$20 - $27

Drive  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Pingtung to Taipei 223.1 miles

$27 - $40

Fly from Kaohsiung  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Kaohsiung (KHH) to Shungshan (TSA) KHH - TSA

$114 - $316

Train to Taitung, fly  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Pingtung to Zhiben
  2. Fly from Taitung (TTT) to Shungshan (TSA) TTT - TSA

$89 - $176

Train to Tainan, fly  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Pingtung to Tainan
  2. Fly from Tainan (TNN) to Shungshan (TSA) TNN - TSA

$122 - $166

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pingtung to Taipei is to bus which costs $17 - $24 and takes 5 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pingtung to Taipei is to line 801 train and train which costs $45 - $60 and takes 2 h 53 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pingtung Station station and arriving at Taipei Bus Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Pingtung and arriving at Taipei. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 58 min.

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The distance between Pingtung and Taipei is 285 km. The road distance is 357 km.

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The best way to get from Pingtung to Taipei without a car is to line 801 train and train which takes 2 h 53 min and costs $45 - $60.

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It takes approximately 2 h 53 min to get from Pingtung to Taipei, including transfers.

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Pingtung to Taipei bus services, operated by U Bus, arrive at Pingtung Station.

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Pingtung to Taipei train services, operated by Taiwan Railway, depart from Pingtung station.

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The best way to get from Pingtung to Taipei is to line 801 train and train which takes 2 h 53 min and costs $45 - $60. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $17 - $24 and takes 5 h 25 min, you could also fly, which costs $110 - $320 and takes 3 h 48 min.

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Map of how to get from Pingtung to Taipei.
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  • Distance: 178 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 53 min

What companies run services between Pingtung, Taiwan and Taipei, Taiwan?

You can take a train from Pingtung to Taipei via Xinzuoying and Zuoying in around 2 h 53 min. Alternatively, U Bus operates a bus from Pingtung to Taipei hourly. Tickets cost $17 - $24 and the journey takes 5 h 25 min.

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 Tainan to Shungshan via Makung
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Flights from Tainan to Shungshan via Kinmen
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $240
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
Mandarin Airlines
Website
mandarin-airlines.com
Flights from Kaohsiung to Shungshan via Makung
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Flights from Taitung to Shungshan
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Train operators
Taiwan Railway
Phone
+8862-2191-0096
Website
railway.gov.tw
Train from Pingtung to Xinzuoying
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from Pingtung to Taipei
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from Pingtung to Dounan
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from Pingtung to Zhiben
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from Pingtung to Tainan
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Taiwan High Speed Rail
Phone
4266-3000
Website
thsrc.com.tw
Train from Zuoying to Taipei
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Schedules at
thsrc.com.tw
Book at
klook.com
Non-Reserved
$45 - $50
Standard
$45 - $55
Business
$72
Bus operators
Solar Bus
Website
solarbus.com.tw
Bus from Dounan to Taipei Station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $15
Schedules at
solarbus.com.tw
U Bus
Website
ubus.com.tw
Bus from Pingtung Station to Taipei Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
ubus.com.tw

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