There are 4 ways to get from Puli to Hualien City by train, bus 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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Train  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Taichung to Nangang Northbound D / ...
  2. Take the train from Nangang to Hualien 801

$33 - $46

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Bus  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Puli to Dayuling 6506
  2. Take the bus from Dayuling to Hualian Station 1141

$14 - $33

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Chunghwa Telecom to TRA Taichung Station 6268 / ...
  2. Take the train from Taichung to Hualien 801

$21 - $34

Drive  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Puli to Hualien City 244.8 miles

$30 - $45

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No, there is no direct bus from Puli to Hualien City station. However, there are services departing from Puli and arriving at Hualian Station via Dayuling. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 5 min.

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The distance between Puli and Hualien City is 65 km. The road distance is 391.7 km.

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The best way to get from Puli to Hualien City without a car is to train which takes 4 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to get from Puli to Hualien City, including transfers.

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Puli to Hualien City bus services, operated by Taiwan Bus, depart from Puli station.

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The best way to get from Puli to Hualien City is to train which takes 4 h 7 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 5 min.

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Puli to Hualien City bus services, operated by Taiwan Bus, arrive at Hualian Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Puli to Hualien City is 392 km. It takes approximately 4 h 56 min to drive from Puli to Hualien City.

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There are 1108+ hotels available in Hualien City. Prices start at $38 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Puli to Hualien City.
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  • Distance: 40.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 7 min

What companies run services between Puli, Taiwan and Hualien City, Taiwan?

You can take a train from Puli to Hualien City via HSR Taichung Station, Taichung, and Nangang in around 4 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Puli to Hualien City via Dayuling in around 7 h 5 min.

Train operators
Taiwan High Speed Rail
Phone
4266-3000
Website
thsrc.com.tw
Train from Taichung to Nangang
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
thsrc.com.tw
Book at
klook.com
Non-Reserved
$22 - $25
Standard
$22 - $26
Business
$39
Taiwan Railway
Phone
+8862-2191-0096
Website
railway.gov.tw
Train from Nangang to Hualien
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Train from Taichung to Hualien
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Bus operators
Nantou Bus
Website
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Bus from Chunghwa Telecom to TRA Taichung Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Taiwan Bus
Website
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Puli to Dayuling
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $18
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Dayuling to Hualian Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw

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