There are 4 ways to get from Taichung to Alishan by train, taxi, 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.

Recommended option

Train, taxi  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from 臺中 to 嘉義 801
  2. Take a taxi from 嘉義 to Alishan

$45 - $63

3 alternative options

Bus, taxi  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Nt_台中 to Nt_溪頭 6883
  2. Take a taxi from Nt_溪頭 to Alishan

$96 - $119

Taxi  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Taichung to Alishan 91.6 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Taichung to Alishan 91.6 miles

$11 - $17

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

There is no direct connection from Taichung to Alishan. However, you can take the train to 嘉義 then take the taxi to Alishan. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Nt_溪頭 then take the taxi to Alishan.

Train operators
Bus operators
Nantou Bus
Website
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Bus from Nt_台中 to Nt_溪頭
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Yuan Lin Bus
Website
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Bus from Yl_台中 to Yl_溪頭
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Other operators
Taxi from 嘉義 to Alishan
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Plum Taxi
Phone
+886 5 223 3977
Website
thb.gov.tw
Lai Lai Taxi
Phone
+886 5 228 8232
Website
thb.gov.tw
Lan Tan Taxi
Phone
+886 5 225 7715
Website
thb.gov.tw

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Taichung and Alishan is 76 km. The road distance is 146 km.

The cheapest way to get from Taichung to Alishan is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 1 h 51 min.

The quickest way to get from Taichung to Alishan is to train and taxi which takes 1 h 47 min and costs $45 - $65.

It takes approximately 1 h 47 min to get from Taichung to Alishan, including transfers.