There are 5 ways to get from Tainan to Nantou by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Tainan to Taichung 801

$11 - $18

Cheapest option

Bus, line 1831 bus  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Binggongchang to Chaoma 1871 / ...
  2. Take the line 1831 bus from Chaoma Station to Nantou Station 1831

$7 - $15

3 alternative options

Train, line 6924 bus  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Tainan to Yuanlin 801 / ...
  2. Take the line 6924 bus from Yuanlin to Nantou 6924 / ...

$8 - $14

Taxi  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tainan to Nantou 86.6 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Tainan to Nantou 86.6 miles

$10 - $16

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Tainan to Nantou station. However, there are services departing from Binggongchang and arriving at Nantou Station via Chaoma Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 40 min.

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The distance between Tainan and Nantou is 113 km. The road distance is 138.5 km.

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The best way to get from Tainan to Nantou without a car is to train which takes 2 h 39 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 39 min to get from Tainan to Nantou, including transfers.

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Tainan to Nantou bus services, operated by Taiwan Bus, depart from Binggongchang station.

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The best way to get from Tainan to Nantou is to train which takes 2 h 39 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 1831 bus, which costs and takes 3 h 40 min.

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Tainan to Nantou bus services, operated by Taiwan Bus, arrive at Nantou Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tainan to Nantou is 139 km. It takes approximately 1 h 33 min to drive from Tainan to Nantou.

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There are 130+ hotels available in Nantou. Prices start at $48 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tainan to Nantou.
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  • Distance: 70.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 39 min

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

Taiwan Railway operates a train from Tainan to Nantou every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $13 and the journey takes 1 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tainan to Nantou via Chaoma and Chaoma Station in around 3 h 40 min.

Train operators
Taiwan Railway
Phone
+8862-2191-0096
Website
railway.gov.tw
Train from Tainan to Taichung
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Train from Tainan to Yuanlin
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Bus operators
Changhua Bus
Website
changhuabus.com.tw
Bus from Yuanlin to Nantou
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
changhuabus.com.tw
Taiwan Bus
Website
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Binggongchang to Chaoma
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Chaoma Station to Nantou Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
U Bus
Website
ubus.com.tw
Bus from Binggongchang to Chaoma
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
ubus.com.tw
Other operators
Taxi from Tainan to Nantou
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Tripool
Phone
+886 8 000 78787
Website
tripool.app
Successful Taxi
Phone
+886 6 274 9999
Website
thb.gov.tw
Phoenix Taxi
Phone
+886 6 275 6666
Website
thb.gov.tw
Jinlong Taxi
Phone
+886 6 208 5555
Website
thb.gov.tw

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