There are 4 ways to get from Pingtung to Taichung by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Pingtung to Taichung 801

$11 - $19

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Bus Taiwan Bus  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Lin-lo Station to Taichung Station 1873

$10 - $16

2 alternative options

Bus U Bus  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Pingtung Station to Zhonggang 1656

$12 - $18

Drive  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Pingtung to Taichung 128.2 miles

$15 - $23

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The cheapest way to get from Pingtung to Taichung is to bus which costs $10 - $17 and takes 4 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pingtung to Taichung is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pingtung station to Taichung. However, there are services departing from Pingtung Station and arriving at National Taichung University of Education via Ubus Transfer Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Pingtung and arriving at Taichung. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 14 min.

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The distance between Pingtung and Taichung is 165 km. The road distance is 205.2 km.

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The best way to get from Pingtung to Taichung without a car is to train which takes 2 h 14 min and costs $11 - $19.

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The train from Pingtung to Taichung takes 2 h 14 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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

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The best way to get from Pingtung to Taichung is to train which takes 2 h 14 min and costs $11 - $19. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $11 - $18 and takes 3 h 20 min.

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  • Distance: 103.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 14 min

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

Taiwan Railway operates a train from Pingtung to Taichung hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $19 and the journey takes 2 h 14 min. Alternatively, U Bus operates a bus from Pingtung to Taichung hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $16 and the journey takes 2 h 47 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
U Bus
Website
ubus.com.tw
Bus from Pingtung Station to Zhonggang
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
ubus.com.tw
Taiwan Bus
Website
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Lin-lo Station to Taichung Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw

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Pingtung to Taichung bus services, operated by U Bus, arrive at Zhonggang station.

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Pingtung to Taichung train services, operated by Taiwan Railway, arrive at Taichung station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pingtung to Taichung is 205 km. It takes approximately 2 h 12 min to drive from Pingtung to Taichung.

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