There are 6 ways to get from Puli to Alishan by 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.

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Bus, taxi  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Puli Bus Station to Caotun 6899A / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Xitou to Alishan

$96 - $122

Cheapest option

Line 6668 bus, bus  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the line 6668 bus from Ren-ai Park to Sun Moon Lake 6668 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sun Moon Lake to Alishan 6739

$37 - $52

4 alternative options

Bus, taxi via Shanlinxi  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Chunghwa Telecom to Caotun First Bank
  2. Take the bus from Caotun Station to Shanlinxi
  3. Take a taxi from Shanlinxi to Alishan

$109 - $145

Taxi  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take a taxi from Puli to Alishan 104.8 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Puli to Alishan 104.8 miles

$13 - $19

Bus, taxi #2  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Puli Distillery to Nantou 6875
  2. Take a taxi from Xitou to Alishan

$99 - $126

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The cheapest way to get from Puli to Alishan is to drive which costs $13 - $19 and takes 2 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puli to Alishan is to taxi which costs $120 - $150 and takes 2 h 4 min.

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The distance between Puli and Alishan is 60 km. The road distance is 167.6 km.

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The best way to get from Puli to Alishan without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 3 h 15 min and costs $95 - $130.

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It takes approximately 3 h 15 min to get from Puli to Alishan, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Puli to Alishan is 168 km. It takes approximately 2 h 4 min to drive from Puli to Alishan.

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There are 86+ hotels available in Alishan. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 37.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 15 min

What companies run services between Puli, Taiwan and Alishan, Taiwan?

You can take a bus from Puli to Alishan via Sun Moon Lake and Alishan in around 3 h 27 min.

Bus operators
Nantou Bus
Website
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Bus from Puli Bus Station to Caotun
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Bus from Chunghwa Telecom to Caotun First Bank
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Bus from Ren-ai Park to Sun Moon Lake
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Changhua Bus
Website
changhuabus.com.tw
Bus from Puli Bus Station to Caotun
Ave. Duration
0 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Schedules at
changhuabus.com.tw
Bus from Chunghwa Telecom to Caotun
Ave. Duration
0 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
changhuabus.com.tw
Bus from Puli Distillery to Nantou
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
changhuabus.com.tw
Yuan Lin Bus
Website
ylbus.com.tw
Bus from Caotun Station to Shanlinxi
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ylbus.com.tw
Bus from Sun Moon Lake to Alishan
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
ylbus.com.tw
Taiwan Bus
Website
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Sun Moon Lake to Alishan
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Other operators
Taxi from Xitou to Alishan
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110

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