There are 6 ways to get from Pingtung to Taoyuan by train, bus, car or plane

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Line 801 train, train  •  3 h 8 min

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

$42 - $59

Cheapest option

Train  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Pingtung to Taoyuan 801

$17 - $29

4 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Pingtung Station to Zhonggang 1656
  2. Take the bus from Chaoma Station to Taoyuan Station 3999 / ...

$18 - $27

Drive  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Pingtung to Taoyuan 209 miles

$25 - $40

Line 801 train to Kaohsiung, fly, line 801 train  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the line 801 train from Pingtung to Kaohsiung
  2. Fly from Kaohsiung (KHH) to Shungshan (TSA) KHH - TSA
  3. Take the line 801 train from Taipei to Taoyuan

$116 - $320

Train to Taitung, fly  •  4 h 24 min

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

$91 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pingtung to Taoyuan is to train which costs $17 - $29 and takes 3 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pingtung to Taoyuan is to line 801 train and train which costs $40 - $60 and takes 3 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pingtung station to Taoyuan station. However, there are services departing from Pingtung Station and arriving at Taoyuan Station via Zhonggan and Chaoma Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Pingtung and arriving at Taoyuan. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 31 min.

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The distance between Pingtung and Taoyuan is 271 km. The road distance is 334.3 km.

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The best way to get from Pingtung to Taoyuan without a car is to line 801 train and train which takes 3 h 8 min and costs $40 - $60.

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It takes approximately 3 h 8 min to get from Pingtung to Taoyuan, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Pingtung to Taoyuan is to line 801 train and train which takes 3 h 8 min and costs $40 - $60. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $17 - $27 and takes 5 h 15 min.

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Map of how to get from Pingtung to Taoyuan.
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  • Distance: 169.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 8 min

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

You can take a train from Pingtung to Taoyuan via Xinzuoying, Zuoying, and Banqiao in around 3 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Pingtung to Taoyuan via Zhonggang, Zhonggan, Chaoma, and Chaoma Station in around 5 h 15 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
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
Every day
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 Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from Pingtung to Kaohsiung
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from Taipei to Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
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
Taiwan High Speed Rail
Phone
4266-3000
Website
thsrc.com.tw
Train from Zuoying to Banqiao
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
thsrc.com.tw
Book at
klook.com
Non-Reserved
$43 - $49
Standard
$40 - $55
Business
$70
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 Chaoma Station to Taoyuan Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw

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