There are 5 ways to get from Taichung to Shishi by ferry, bus, car ferry, plane or train

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Ferry, bus  •  7h 42m

  1. Take the ferry from Taichung Harbor to Pingtan Port Taichung
  2. Take the bus from Pingtan Ao'qian Port to Quanzhou

¥828 - ¥859

4 alternative options

Car ferry, bus  •  19h 32m

  1. Take the car ferry from Taichung Harbor to Xiamen Port
  2. Take the bus from Xiamen Gaoqi to Fujian Shishi

Fly Taichung to Kinmen, ferry  •  5h 27m

  1. Fly from Taichung (RMQ) to Kinmen (KNH) RMQ - KNH
  2. Take the ferry from Kinmen Shuitou Pier to Shijing Port

Train to Chiayi, fly to Kinmen, ferry  •  5h 59m

  1. Take the train from Taichung to Chiayi
  2. Fly from Chiayi (CYI) to Kinmen (KNH) CYI - KNH
  3. Take the ferry from Kinmen Shuitou Pier to Shijing Port

Train to Taiwan Taoyuan, fly to Xiamen, bus  •  6h 21m

  1. Take the train from Taichung to Taoyuan
  2. Fly from Taiwan Taoyuan (TPE) to Xiamen (XMN) TPE - XMN
  3. Take the bus from Xiamen Fanghu to Fujian Shishi

¥1042 - ¥2037

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Taichung to Shishi is to ferry and bus which costs $117 - $122 and takes 7h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Taichung to Shishi is to train and fly and bus which costs $140 - $290 and takes 6h 21m.

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The distance between Taichung and Shishi is 217 km.

The best way to get from Taichung to Shishi without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 7h 42m and costs $117 - $122.

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It takes approximately 7h 42m to get from Taichung to Shishi, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Taichung Airport to Kinmen Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Far Eastern Air, Uni Airways and Mandarin Airlines offer flights from Taichung Airport to Kinmen Airport.

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There are 52+ hotels available in Shishi. Prices start at ¥152 per night.

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The best way to get from Taichung to Taichung Airport is to bus which takes 28 min and costs $1 - $2.

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Map of how to get from Taichung to Shishi.
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  • Distance: 216.6 km
  • Duration: 7h 42m

What companies run services between Taichung, Taiwan and Shishi, China?

There is no direct connection from Taichung to Shishi. However, you can take the bus to Tungs MetroHarbor Hosp., take the line 308 bus to Taichung Harbor Passenger Service Center, take the walk to Taichung Harbor, take the ferry to Pingtan Port, take the walk to Pingtan Ao'qian Port, take the bus to Quanzhou, then take the taxi to Shishi. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Taichung to Shishi via Taichung Harbor Passenger Service Center, Taichung Harbor, Xiamen Port, Zhenhai Road, Gaoqi, Xiamen Gaoqi, and Fujian Shishi in around 19h 32m.

Airlines
Mandarin Airlines
Website
mandarin-airlines.com
Flights from Taichung to Kinmen
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1100 - ¥3700
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥950 - ¥4000
Uni Airways
Website
uniair.com.tw
Flights from Taichung to Kinmen
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1000 - ¥1900
Flights from Chiayi to Kinmen
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥1200 - ¥2200
Far Eastern Air
Website
fat.com.tw
Flights from Taichung to Kinmen
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥320 - ¥2900
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥950 - ¥4000
Train operators
Taiwan High Speed Rail
Phone
4266-3000
Website
thsrc.com.tw
Train from Taichung to Chiayi
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
¥80 - ¥95
Schedules at
thsrc.com.tw
Book at
klook.com
Non-Reserved
¥80 - ¥90
Standard
¥80 - ¥95
Business
¥158
Train from Taichung to Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
¥110 - ¥140
Schedules at
thsrc.com.tw
Book at
klook.com
Non-Reserved
¥110 - ¥130
Standard
¥110 - ¥140
Business
¥210
Bus operators
TaiWanDao.tw
Website
haixiahao.com
Bus from Pingtan Ao'qian Port to Quanzhou
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
¥62
Schedules at
haixiahao.com
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Xiamen Gaoqi to Fujian Shishi
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
¥37
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Xiamen Fanghu to Fujian Shishi
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
¥32
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Ferry operators
Tour King
Website
tourking.com.tw
Ferry from Taichung Harbor to Pingtan Port
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
¥694
Schedules at
tourking.com.tw
Book at
tourking.com.tw
Cosco Shipping Lines
Website
coscotw.com.tw
Car ferry from Taichung Harbor to Xiamen Port
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
coscotw.com.tw
ferry
Ferry from Kinmen Shuitou Pier to Shijing Port
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
kinmen.travel

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