There are 5 ways to get from Taichung to Jiufen 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.

Recommended option

Line 801 train, train, bus  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the line 801 train from Taichung to Xinwuri 801 / ...
  2. Take the train from Taichung to Nangang
  3. Take the line 801 train from Nangang to Ruifang 801
  4. Take the bus from Ruifang Station to Jiufen 856

$25 - $32

Cheapest option

Bus Citi Air Bus, line 1062 bus  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Taichung Station to Songshan Station 9012
  2. Take the line 1062 bus from Sung-shan Station to Jiufen 1062

$10 - $15

3 alternative options

Train, line 1062 bus  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Taichung to Songshan 801
  2. Take the line 1062 bus from Sung-shan Station to Jiufen 1062

$10 - $18

Bus U Bus, line 1062 bus  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Taichung Station to Taipei Station 1619 / ...
  2. Take the line 1062 bus from Zhongxiao Fuxing Station to Jiufen 1062

$12 - $17

Drive  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Taichung to Jiufen 121.6 miles

$15 - $22

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Taichung to Jiufen is to bus and line 1062 bus which costs $10 - $15 and takes 3 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Taichung to Jiufen is to drive which takes 2 h 11 min and costs $15 - $22.

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The distance between Taichung and Jiufen is 159 km. The road distance is 195 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 37 min to get from Taichung to Jiufen, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Taichung to Jiufen. However, there are services departing from Taichung Station and arriving at Jiufen via Sung-shan Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 53 min.

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

You can take a bus from Taichung to Jiufen via Songshan Station and Sung-shan Station in around 3 h 53 min.

Train operators
Taiwan Railway
Phone
+8862-2191-0096
Website
railway.gov.tw
Train from Taichung to Xinwuri
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from Nangang to Ruifang
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from Taichung to Songshan
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
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
$23 - $27
Schedules at
thsrc.com.tw
Non-Reserved
$22 - $26
Standard
$23 - $27
Business
$39
Bus operators
Keelung Buses
Website
kl-bus.com.tw
Bus from Ruifang Station to Jiufen
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
kl-bus.com.tw
Bus from Sung-shan Station to Jiufen
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
kl-bus.com.tw
Bus from Zhongxiao Fuxing Station to Jiufen
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
kl-bus.com.tw
Taiwan Tour
Website
taiwantrip.com.tw
Bus from Ruifang Station to Jiufen
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
en.taiwantrip.com.tw
Citi Air Bus
Website
airbus.com.tw
Bus from Taichung Station to Songshan Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
airbus.com.tw
U Bus
Website
ubus.com.tw
Bus from Taichung Station to Taipei Station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
ubus.com.tw

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