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

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, line 801 train, line 6333 bus  •  2 h 32 min

  1. 801
  2. 801

$8 - $13

Cheapest option

Bus, line 1831 bus  •  3 h 39 min

  1. 1871 / ...
  2. 1831

$8 - $15

3 alternative options

Train, line 6924 bus  •  2 h 57 min

  1. 801 / ...
  2. 6924 / ...

$8 - $14

Taxi  •  1 h 33 min

  1. 86.6 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  1 h 33 min

  1. 86.6 miles

$10 - $16

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

You can take a bus from Tainan to Nantou via Chaoma and Chaoma Station in around 3 h 39 min.

Train operators
Taiwan Railway
Phone
+8862-2191-0096
Website
railway.gov.tw
Train from 臺南 to 田中
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from 田中 to 濁水
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from 臺南 to 員林
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Bus operators
Nantou Bus
Website
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Bus from Nt_濁水 to Nt_南基醫院
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Changhua Bus
Website
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Bus from Ch_員林 to Ch_南投
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
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 Chaoma Station to Nantou Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Other operators
Taxi from Tainan to Nantou
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Jinlong Taxi
Phone
+886 6 208 5555
Website
thb.gov.tw
Dili Taxi
Phone
+886 6 297 0074
Website
thb.gov.tw
Successful Taxi
Phone
+886 6 274 9999
Website
thb.gov.tw
Phoenix Taxi
Phone
+886 6 275 6666
Website
thb.gov.tw

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Tainan and Nantou is 113 km. The road distance is 139 km.

The cheapest way to get from Tainan to Nantou is to train and line 801 train and line 6333 bus which costs $7 - $13 and takes 2 h 32 min.

The quickest way to get from Tainan to Nantou is to taxi which takes 1 h 33 min and costs $100 - $130.

No, there is no direct bus from Tainan to Nantou. However, there are services departing from Binggongchang and arriving at Nantou Station via Chaoma Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 39 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 32 min to get from Tainan to Nantou, including transfers.