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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Taichung to Luodong Mountain Line

$14 - $23

Cheapest option

Bus Citi Air Bus  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Taichung Station to Taipei City Hall Station 9012
  2. Take the bus from Taipei City Hall Station to Luodong 1570

$12 - $18

3 alternative options

Train Taiwan High Speed Rail  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Taichung to Taipei Northbound D / ...
  2. Take the train from Taipei to Yilan Mountain Line / ...

$27 - $36

Bus U Bus  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Taichung Station to Taipei Station 1619 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Taipei Station to Luodong Station 1917 / ...

$14 - $18

Drive  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Taichung to Zhongli Station 133.7 miles

$16 - $24

What companies run services between Taichung, Taiwan and Zhongli Station, Taiwan?

Taiwan Railway operates a train from Taichung to Zhongli Station 4 times a day. Tickets cost $13 - $23 and the journey takes 3 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Taichung to Zhongli Station via Taipei City Hall Station, Luodong, Luodong Station, and Jhongli Station in around 3 h 56 min.

Train operators
Taiwan Railway
Phone
+8862-2191-0096
Website
railway.gov.tw
Train from Taichung to Luodong
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from Taipei to Yilan
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
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 Taipei
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
thsrc.com.tw
Non-Reserved
$21 - $25
Standard
$22 - $26
Business
$38
Bus operators
Citi Air Bus
Website
airbus.com.tw
Bus from Taichung Station to Taipei City Hall Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
airbus.com.tw
Taiwan Bus
Website
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Taipei City Hall Station to Luodong
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
taiwanbus.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
Kamalan Bus Inc.
Website
kamalan.com.tw
Bus from Taipei Station to Luodong Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
kamalan.com.tw

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Taichung and Zhongli Station is 126 km. The road distance is 214 km.

The cheapest way to get from Taichung to Zhongli Station is to bus which costs $12 - $18 and takes 3 h 56 min.

The quickest way to get from Taichung to Zhongli Station is to drive which takes 2 h 23 min and costs $16 - $24.

No, there is no direct train from Taichung to Zhongli Station. However, there are services departing from Taichung and arriving at Jhongli Station via Luodong Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 18 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 18 min to get from Taichung to Zhongli Station, including transfers.