There are 8 ways to get from Tainan to Zhongli by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Taiwan High Speed Rail  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Tainan to Taoyuan Northbound D / ...

$37 - $48

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Bus  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Binggongchang to Chaoma 1871 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chaoma to Zhongli Station 1862

$11 - $21

6 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 30 min

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

$13 - $23

Line 801 train, bus  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the line 801 train from Tainan to Xinying 801 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Xinying Station to Zhongli Station 1628

$13 - $18

Drive  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Tainan to Zhongli 169.4 miles

$21 - $35

Fly Tainan to Taipei Songshan, bus  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Tainan (TNN) to Taipei Songshan (TSA) TNN - TSA
  2. Take the bus from Songshan Airport to Zhongli Station

$119 - $163

Fly Tainan to Taichung, train  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Tainan (TNN) to Taichung (RMQ) TNN - RMQ
  2. Take the train from Taichung to Taoyuan

$155 - $261

Train to Taitung, fly to Taipei Songshan, bus  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Tainan to Zhiben
  2. Fly from Taitung (TTT) to Taipei Songshan (TSA) TTT - TSA
  3. Take the bus from Songshan Airport to Zhongli Station

$92 - $183

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Tainan to Zhongli station. However, there are services departing from Binggongchang and arriving at Zhongli Station via Chaoma. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 38 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tainan and arriving at Zhongli. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 30 min.

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The distance between Tainan and Zhongli is 242 km. The road distance is 271.1 km.

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The best way to get from Tainan to Zhongli without a car is to train which takes 2 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to get from Tainan to Zhongli, including transfers.

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

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Tainan to Zhongli train services, operated by Taiwan High Speed Rail, depart from Tainan station.

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The best way to get from Tainan to Zhongli is to train which takes 2 h 29 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 38 min.

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There is no direct flight from Tainan Airport to Taipei Songshan Airport. The quickest flight takes 1 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Tainan to Zhongli.
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  • Distance: 151.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 29 min

What companies run services between Tainan, Taiwan and Zhongli?

Taiwan High Speed Rail operates a train from Tainan to Zhongli every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $35 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tainan to Zhongli via Chaoma in around 4 h 38 min.

Airlines
Uni Airways
Website
uniair.com.tw
Flights from Tainan to Taipei Songshan via Makung
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Flights from Tainan to Taipei Songshan via Kinmen
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Flights from Tainan to Taichung via Makung
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $230
Flights from Tainan to Taichung via Kinmen
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $430
Flights from Taitung to Taipei Songshan
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $280
Mandarin Airlines
Website
mandarin-airlines.com
Flights from Taitung to Taipei Songshan
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Train operators
Taiwan High Speed Rail
Phone
4266-3000
Website
thsrc.com.tw
Train from Tainan to Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
thsrc.com.tw
Book at
klook.com
Non-Reserved
$35 - $40
Standard
$35 - $45
Business
$59
Train from Taichung to Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $19
Schedules at
thsrc.com.tw
Book at
klook.com
Non-Reserved
$16 - $18
Standard
$16 - $19
Business
$30
Taiwan Railway
Phone
+8862-2191-0096
Website
railway.gov.tw
Train from Tainan to Zhongli
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Train from Tainan to Xinying
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Website
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Train from Tainan to Zhiben
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Bus operators
U Bus
Website
ubus.com.tw
Bus from Xinying Station to Zhongli Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
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
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 to Zhongli Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Songshan Airport to Zhongli Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw

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Tainan to Zhongli train services, operated by Taiwan High Speed Rail, arrive at Taoyuan station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tainan to Zhongli is 271 km. It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to drive from Tainan to Zhongli.

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Uni Airways offers flights from Tainan Airport to Taipei Songshan Airport.

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There are 201+ hotels available in Zhongli. Prices start at $41 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Tainan to Tainan Airport is to taxi which takes 7 min and costs .

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Trips to Zhongli