There are 8 ways to get from Tainan to Zhongli District 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

Line 801 train, train  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the line 801 train from 臺南 to 沙崙 801
  2. Take the train from Tainan to Taoyuan Northbound D / ...

$36 - $46

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 39 min

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

$11 - $19

6 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from 臺南 to 中壢 801 / ...

$14 - $24

Train, bus  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Tainan to Taichung Mountain Line
  2. Take the bus from Taichung Station to Zhongli 1620

$14 - $23

Drive  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Tainan to Zhongli District 169.1 miles

$20 - $30

Fly Tainan to Shungshan  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Tainan (TNN) to Shungshan (TSA) TNN - TSA

$119 - $163

Fly Tainan to Taichung, train  •  3 h 36 min

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

$155 - $260

Train to Taitung, fly to Shungshan  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from 臺南 to 知本
  2. Fly from Taitung (TTT) to Shungshan (TSA) TTT - TSA

$93 - $185

What companies run services between Tainan, Taiwan and Zhongli District, Taoyuan City, Taiwan?

You can take a train from Tainan to Zhongli District via 沙崙 and Tainan in around 2 h 18 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tainan to Zhongli District via Chaoma in around 4 h 39 min.

Airlines
Uni Airways
Website
uniair.com.tw
Flights from Tainan to Shungshan via Makung
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Flights from Tainan to Shungshan via Kinmen
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Flights from Tainan to Taichung via Makung
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $230
Flights from Tainan to Taichung via Kinmen
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $430
Flights from Taitung to Shungshan
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $280
Mandarin Airlines
Website
mandarin-airlines.com
Flights from Taitung to Shungshan
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Train operators
Taiwan Railway
Phone
+8862-2191-0096
Website
railway.gov.tw
Train from 臺南 to 沙崙
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from 臺南 to 中壢
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from Tainan to Taichung
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $14
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from 臺南 to 知本
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Taiwan High Speed Rail
Phone
4266-3000
Website
thsrc.com.tw
Train from Tainan to Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
thsrc.com.tw
Non-Reserved
$36 - $41
Standard
$35 - $45
Business
$60
Train from Taichung to Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $20
Schedules at
thsrc.com.tw
Non-Reserved
$16 - $19
Standard
$17 - $20
Business
$31
Bus operators
U Bus
Website
ubus.com.tw
Bus from Taichung Station to Zhongli
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $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 - $10
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Chaoma to Zhongli Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Tainan and Zhongli District is 242 km. The road distance is 271 km.

The cheapest way to get from Tainan to Zhongli District is to bus which costs $10 - $19 and takes 4 h 39 min.

The quickest way to get from Tainan to Zhongli District is to line 801 train and train which takes 2 h 18 min and costs $35 - $50.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from 臺南 and arriving at 中壢. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 30 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Tainan to Zhongli District. However, there are services departing from Binggongchang and arriving at Zhongli Station via Chaoma. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 39 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 18 min to get from Tainan to Zhongli District, including transfers.