There are 6 ways to get from Taipei Airport (TPE) to Alishan by train, taxi, bus 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, taxi  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Taoyuan to Chiayi Southbound D / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Chiayi to Alishan

$79 - $101

Cheapest option

Bus U Bus  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Linkou Station to Chiayi Station 1618
  2. Take the bus from Chiayi Station to Shizhuo 7322

$32 - $45

4 alternative options

Train, bus via Taichung  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Taoyuan to Taichung Southbound D / ...
  2. Take the bus from Nt_高鐵臺中站 to Nt_溪頭 6883 / ...

$113 - $140

Bus via Nt_台中  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Taoyuan Airport T2 to Gancheng Station 5503
  2. Take the bus from Nt_台中 to Nt_溪頭 6883

$102 - $130

Train Taiwan Railway, bus  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from 中壢 to 嘉義 801 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chiayi Station to Shizhuo 7322

$32 - $48

Drive  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Taipei Airport (TPE) to Alishan 173.7 miles

$21 - $35

Questions & Answers

The distance between Taipei Airport (TPE) and Alishan is 186 km. The road distance is 278 km.

The cheapest way to get from Taipei Airport (TPE) to Alishan is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3 h 17 min.

The quickest way to get from Taipei Airport (TPE) to Alishan is to train and taxi which takes 2 h 56 min and costs $75 - $110.

It takes approximately 2 h 56 min to get from Taipei Airport (TPE) to Alishan, including transfers.

What companies run services between Taipei Airport (TPE), Taiwan and Alishan, Taiwan?

You can take a bus from Taipei Airport (TPE) to Alishan via Gancheng Station, Nt_台中, and Nt_溪頭 in around 5 h 41 min.

Train operators
Taiwan High Speed Rail
Phone
4266-3000
Website
thsrc.com.tw
Train from Taoyuan to Chiayi
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $34
Schedules at
thsrc.com.tw
Non-Reserved
$28 - $32
Standard
$28 - $34
Business
$48
Train from Taoyuan to Taichung
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
Nantou Bus
Website
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Bus from Nt_高鐵臺中站 to Nt_溪頭
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Bus from Nt_台中 to Nt_溪頭
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Yuan Lin Bus
Website
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Bus from Yl_高鐵臺中站 to Yl_溪頭
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Bus from Yl_台中 to Yl_溪頭
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Taiwan Bus
Website
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Taoyuan Airport T2 to Gancheng Station
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Taiwan Tour
Website
taiwantrip.com.tw
Bus from Chiayi Station to Shizhuo
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
en.taiwantrip.com.tw
U Bus
Website
ubus.com.tw
Bus from Linkou Station to Chiayi Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
ubus.com.tw
Other operators
Taxi from Chiayi to Alishan
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Plum Taxi
Phone
+886 5 223 3977
Website
thb.gov.tw
Lai Lai Taxi
Phone
+886 5 228 8232
Website
thb.gov.tw
Lan Tan Taxi
Phone
+886 5 225 7715
Website
thb.gov.tw

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