There are 4 ways to get from Riyue Tan to Hualien City by bus, train or car

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Bus, train via Taipei  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Sun Moon Lake to HSR Taichung Station
  2. Take the train from Taichung to Taipei
  3. Take the train from Taipei to Hualien 801

$35 - $47

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 20 min

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

$15 - $35

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Sun Moon Lake to TRA Taichung Station 6670B / ...
  2. Take the train from Taichung to Hualien 801

$22 - $36

Drive  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Riyue Tan to Hualien City 252 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Riyue Tan to Hualien City is to bus and train which costs $22 - $40 and takes 5 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Riyue Tan to Hualien City is to bus and train which costs $30 - $50 and takes 4 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Riyue Tan to Hualien City station. However, there are services departing from Sun Moon Lake and arriving at Hualian Station via Puli and Dayuling. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 20 min.

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The distance between Riyue Tan and Hualien City is 71 km. The road distance is 403.1 km.

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The best way to get from Riyue Tan to Hualien City without a car is to bus and train which takes 4 h 45 min and costs $30 - $50.

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It takes approximately 4 h 45 min to get from Riyue Tan to Hualien City, including transfers.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Riyue Tan to Hualien City is 403 km. It takes approximately 5 h 7 min to drive from Riyue Tan to Hualien City.

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There are 1100+ hotels available in Hualien City. Prices start at $39 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Riyue Tan to Hualien City.
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  • Distance: 44.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 45 min

What companies run services between Riyue Tan, Taiwan and Hualien City, Taiwan?

You can take a bus from Riyue Tan to Hualien City via Ren-ai Park, Puli, and Dayuling in around 8 h 20 min.

Train operators
Taiwan High Speed Rail
Phone
4266-3000
Website
thsrc.com.tw
Train from Taichung to Taipei
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Schedules at
thsrc.com.tw
Book at
klook.com
Non-Reserved
$21 - $24
Standard
$21 - $25
Business
$37
Taiwan Railway
Phone
+8862-2191-0096
Website
railway.gov.tw
Train from Taipei to Hualien
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Train from Taichung to Hualien
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Bus operators
Nantou Bus
Website
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Bus from Sun Moon Lake to HSR Taichung Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Bus from Sun Moon Lake to TRA Taichung Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
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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