There are 5 ways to get from Taichung to Shilin MRT Station by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train Taiwan High Speed Rail  •  1 h 49 min

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

$23 - $28

Cheapest option

Bus Taiwan Bus  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Gancheng to Zhongli Station 1863
  2. Take the bus from Zhongli to Shilin Administration Center 2022

$8 - $14

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Taichung to Taipei Mountain Line

$9 - $15

Bus U Bus  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Taichung Station to Taipei Station 1619 / ...

$9 - $12

Drive  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Taichung to Shilin MRT Station 100.4 miles

$12 - $18

What companies run services between Taichung, Taiwan and Shilin MRT Station, Taiwan?

Taiwan High Speed Rail operates a train from Taichung to Shilin MRT Station every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $22 - $26 and the journey takes 1 h 2 min. Alternatively, U Bus operates a bus from Taichung to Shilin MRT Station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 3 h.

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
$22 - $26
Schedules at
thsrc.com.tw
Non-Reserved
$22 - $25
Standard
$22 - $26
Business
$38
Bus operators
U Bus
Website
ubus.com.tw
Bus from Taichung Station to Taipei Station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
ubus.com.tw
Taiwan Bus
Website
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Gancheng to Zhongli Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Zhongli to Shilin Administration Center
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Taichung to Shilin MRT Station?

The distance between Taichung and Shilin MRT Station is 135 km. The road distance is 161 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Taichung to Shilin MRT Station?

The cheapest way to get from Taichung to Shilin MRT Station is to bus which costs $9 - $13 and takes 3 h 14 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Taichung to Shilin MRT Station?

The quickest way to get from Taichung to Shilin MRT Station is to drive which takes 1 h 45 min and costs $12 - $18.

Is there a direct bus between Taichung and Shilin MRT Station?

No, there is no direct bus from Taichung to Shilin MRT Station. However, there are services departing from Gancheng and arriving at Shilin Administration Center via Zhongli. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 21 min.

How long does it take to get from Taichung to Shilin MRT Station?

It takes approximately 1 h 49 min to get from Taichung to Shilin MRT Station, including transfers.