There are 6 ways to get from THSR Taichung to Taipei by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train Taiwan High Speed Rail  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Taichung to Taipei Northbound D / ...

$21 - $25

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Bus Taiwan Bus  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Taichung Station to Taipei Station 1827

$7 - $15

4 alternative options

Bus U Bus  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Zhonggan Station to Taipei Station 1628 / ...

$8 - $13

Train Taiwan Railway  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Xinwuri to Taipei 801

$8 - $14

Taxi  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take a taxi from THSR Taichung to Taipei 102 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Drive from THSR Taichung to Taipei 102 miles

$12 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from THSR Taichung to Taipei is to bus which costs $7 - $15 and takes 3 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from THSR Taichung to Taipei is to train which costs $21 - $25 and takes 1 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from THSR Taichung station to Taipei station. However, there are services departing from HSR Taichung Station and arriving at Taipei Station via Taichung Veterans General Hospital(Taiwan Blvd.) and Zhonggan Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Taichung and arriving at Taipei. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 1 h 2 min.

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The distance between THSR Taichung and Taipei is 139 km. The road distance is 163.3 km.

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The best way to get from THSR Taichung to Taipei without a car is to train which takes 1 h 2 min and costs $21 - $25.

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The train from Taichung to Taipei takes 1 h 2 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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THSR Taichung to Taipei bus services, operated by U Bus, arrive at Zhonggan Station.

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THSR Taichung to Taipei train services, operated by Taiwan High Speed Rail, depart from Taichung station.

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The best way to get from THSR Taichung to Taipei is to train which takes 1 h 2 min and costs $21 - $25. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $8 - $14 and takes 2 h 13 min.

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Map of how to get from THSR Taichung to Taipei.
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  • Distance: 87.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 2 min

What companies run services between THSR Taichung, Taiwan and Taipei, Taiwan?

Taiwan High Speed Rail operates a train from THSR Taichung to Taipei every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $21 - $25 and the journey takes 1 h 2 min. Alternatively, U Bus operates a bus from THSR Taichung to Taipei every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 50 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
Bus operators
U Bus
Website
ubus.com.tw
Bus from Zhonggan Station to Taipei Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ubus.com.tw
Taiwan Bus
Website
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Taichung Station to Taipei Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Other operators
Taxi from THSR Taichung to Taipei
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Free Go Taxi
Phone
+886 4 2287 8888
Website
feego-taxi.com.tw
Zhong Nan Hai Taxi
Phone
+886 4 2316 3388
Website
mtaxi.com.tw
You I Taxi
Phone
+886 4 2276 3456
Website
you-i.com.tw
E.M. Taxi
Phone
+886 4 2436 6666
Website
emtaxi.myweb.hinet.net
Yake Taxi
Phone
+886 4 728 2277
Website
thb.gov.tw

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THSR Taichung to Taipei bus services, operated by U Bus, arrive at Taipei Station.

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THSR Taichung to Taipei train services, operated by Taiwan High Speed Rail, arrive at Taipei station.

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Yes, the driving distance between THSR Taichung to Taipei is 163 km. It takes approximately 1 h 45 min to drive from THSR Taichung to Taipei.

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