There are 6 ways to get from Tainan to Dongshan by train, bus, car or plane

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 Taiwan High Speed Rail  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Tainan to Nangang Northbound D / ...
  2. Take the train from Nangang to Luodong 801

$46 - $60

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Binggongchang to Chaoma
  2. Take the bus from Chaoma to Taipei City Hall Station
  3. Take the bus from Taipei City Hall Station to Luodong

$17 - $28

4 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Tainan to Suaoxin 801 / ...

$22 - $36

Drive  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Tainan to Dongshan 229.1 miles

$28 - $45

Fly Tainan to Shungshan, train  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Tainan (TNN) to Shungshan (TSA) TNN - TSA
  2. Take the train from Songshan to Luodong

$126 - $171

Line 801 train to Kaohsiung, fly to Hualien, train  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the line 801 train from Tainan to Xinzuoying
  2. Fly from Kaohsiung (KHH) to Hualien (HUN) KHH - HUN
  3. Take the train from Hualien to Luodong

$64 - $477

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tainan to Dongshan is to bus which costs $16 - $28 and takes 6 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tainan to Dongshan is to fly and train which costs $120 - $180 and takes 3 h 43 min.

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The distance between Tainan and Dongshan is 243 km. The road distance is 366.6 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to get from Tainan to Dongshan, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Tainan to Dongshan. However, there are services departing from Tainan and arriving at Dongshan via Tainan, Nangang and Luodong. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 10 min.

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What companies run services between Tainan, Taiwan and Dongshan, Taiwan?

You can take a train from Tainan to Dongshan via Shalun, Tainan, Nangang, and Luodong in around 4 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tainan to Dongshan via Chaoma, Taipei City Hall Station, Luodong, and Luodong in around 6 h 17 min.

Airlines
Uni Airways
Website
uniair.com.tw
Flights from Tainan to Shungshan via Makung
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Flights from Tainan to Shungshan via Kinmen
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Mandarin Airlines
Website
mandarin-airlines.com
Flights from Kaohsiung to Hualien
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $450
Train operators
Taiwan High Speed Rail
Taiwan Railway
Phone
+8862-2191-0096
Website
railway.gov.tw
Train from Nangang to Luodong
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from Tainan to Suaoxin
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from Songshan to Luodong
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from Tainan to Xinzuoying
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from Hualien to Luodong
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Bus operators
Taiwan Bus
Website
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Binggongchang to Chaoma
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
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
Citi Air Bus
Website
airbus.com.tw
Bus from Chaoma to Taipei City Hall Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
airbus.com.tw

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