There are 6 ways to get from Putian to Taiwan by bus, ferry, plane, train or taxi

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, ferry  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Putian to Pingtan Ao'qian Port
  2. Take the ferry from Pingtan County to Taipei

$113 - $117

Cheapest option

Bus to Fuzhou, fly to Kaohsiung  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Putian to Fuzhou Airport
  2. Fly from Fuzhou (FOC) to Kaohsiung (KHH) FOC - KHH

$39 - $260

4 alternative options

Bus, ferry via Tamsui  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Putian to Pingtan Ao'qian Port
  2. Take the ferry from Pingtan County to Taipei

$114 - $119

Bus to Fuzhou, fly to Shungshan  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Putian to Fuzhou Airport
  2. Fly from Fuzhou (FOC) to Shungshan (TSA) FOC - TSA

$140 - $270

Bus to Fuzhou, fly to Taipei  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Putian to Fuzhou Airport
  2. Fly from Fuzhou (FOC) to Taipei (TPE) FOC - TPE

$139 - $252

Train, taxi to Quanzhou, fly to Taipei  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Putian to Quanzhou
  2. Take a taxi from Quanzhou to Quanzhou
  3. Fly from Quanzhou (JJN) to Taipei (TPE) JJN - TPE

$129 - $478

What companies run services between Putian, China and Taiwan?

There is no direct connection from Putian to Taipei. However, you can take the bus to Pingtan Ao'qian Port, take the drive to Pingtan County, take the ferry to Taipei, then take the drive to Taipei. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Putian to Taipei via Pingtan Ao'qian Port, Pingtan County, Taipei, Tamsui, and Minquan West Road in around 7 h 10 min.

Airlines
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Fuzhou to Shungshan
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Fuzhou to Kaohsiung
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Flights from Fuzhou to Taipei
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Flights from Quanzhou to Taipei
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Mandarin Airlines
Website
mandarin-airlines.com
Flights from Fuzhou to Shungshan
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Fuzhou to Taipei
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Far Eastern Air
Website
fat.com.tw
Flights from Fuzhou to Shungshan
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$29 - $270
Flights from Fuzhou to Kaohsiung
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Uni Airways
Website
uniair.com.tw
Flights from Fuzhou to Kaohsiung
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $230
Flights from Fuzhou to Taipei
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Quanzhou to Taipei
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Train operators
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Putian to Quanzhou
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
2nd Class Seat
$11 - $15
1st Class Seat
$12 - $18
Bus operators
TaiWanDao.tw
Website
haixiahao.com
Bus from Putian to Pingtan Ao'qian Port
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
haixiahao.com
Fuzhou Airport Line
Website
fuzhouairport.com.cn
Bus from Putian to Fuzhou Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
fuzhouairport.com.cn
Ferry operators
Taiwan Csf
Website
taiwancsf.com
Ferry from Pingtan County to Taipei
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$102
Schedules at
taiwancsf.com
Other operators
Taxi from Quanzhou to Quanzhou
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$7 - $9

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Putian to Taiwan?

The distance between Putian and Taiwan is 257 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Putian to Taiwan?

The cheapest way to get from Putian to Taiwan is to bus and ferry which costs ¥700 - ¥740 and takes 6 h 24 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Putian to Taiwan?

The quickest way to get from Putian to Taiwan is to bus and fly which takes 5 h 31 min and costs ¥850 - ¥1700.

How long does it take to get from Putian to Taiwan?

It takes approximately 6 h 24 min to get from Putian to Taiwan, including transfers.