There are 6 ways to get from Taipei 101 to Taichung by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train Taiwan High Speed Rail  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Taipei to Taichung Southbound D / ...

$23 - $27

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Bus U Bus  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Taipei Station to Taichung Station 1619 / ...

$8 - $12

4 alternative options

Bus Citi Air Bus  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Taipei City Hall Station to Taichung Station 9012

$7 - $11

Train  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Taipei to Taichung 801

$8 - $15

Taxi  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Taipei 101 to Taichung 99.7 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Taipei 101 to Taichung 99.7 miles

$12 - $18

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Taipei City Hall Station station and arriving at Taichung Station station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

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The distance between Taipei 101 and Taichung is 133 km. The road distance is 159.6 km.

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The best way to get from Taipei 101 to Taichung without a car is to train which takes 1 h 43 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to get from Taipei 101 to Taichung, including transfers.

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Taipei 101 to Taichung bus services, operated by Citi Air Bus, arrive at Taipei City Hall Station.

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The best way to get from Taipei 101 to Taichung is to train which takes 1 h 43 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 25 min.

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Taipei 101 to Taichung bus services, operated by Citi Air Bus, arrive at Taichung Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Taipei 101 to Taichung is 160 km. It takes approximately 1 h 45 min to drive from Taipei 101 to Taichung.

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There are 460+ hotels available in Taichung. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Taipei 101 to Taichung.
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  • Distance: 83.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 43 min

What companies run services between Taipei 101, Taiwan and Taichung, Taiwan?

Taiwan High Speed Rail operates a train from Taipei 101 to Taichung every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $21 - $25 and the journey takes 1 h 2 min. Alternatively, Citi Air Bus operates a bus from Taipei 101 to Taichung every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min.

Train operators
Taiwan High Speed Rail
Phone
4266-3000
Website
thsrc.com.tw
Train from Taipei to Taichung
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Schedules at
thsrc.com.tw
Book at
klook.com
Non-Reserved
$21 - $24
Standard
$21 - $25
Business
$37
Taiwan Railway
Bus operators
Citi Air Bus
Website
airbus.com.tw
Bus from Taipei City Hall Station to Taichung Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
airbus.com.tw
U Bus
Website
ubus.com.tw
Bus from Taipei Station to Taichung Station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ubus.com.tw
Other operators
Taxi from Taipei 101 to Taichung
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Taipei Gov Taxi Line
Phone
+886 80 005 5850
Website
english.dot.gov.taipei
MTaxi
Phone
+886 2 449 9178
Website
mtaxi.com.tw
Crown Taxi
Phone
+886 2 412 8333
Website
crowntaxi.com.tw
Tripool
Phone
+886800078787
Website
tripool.app
Taiwan Taxi
Phone
+886 2 4058 8888
Website
taiwantaxi.com.tw

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