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There are 5 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  •  4h 2m

  1. Take the train from Taoyuan to Yunlin Southbound F
  2. Take a taxi from Yunlin to Alishan

$116 - $142

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Taoyuan Airport T2 to Chaoma Station
  2. Take the bus from Chaoma to Chiayi Station
  3. Take the bus from Chiayi Station to Alishan Station

$19 - $37

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Train Taiwan High Speed Rail, bus  •  5h 8m

  1. Take the train from Taoyuan to Chiayi Southbound D / ...
  2. Take the bus from THSR Chiayi Station to Alishan Station 7329

$37 - $53

Train Taiwan Railway, bus  •  7h 44m

  1. Take the train from Taoyuan to Chiayi 801 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chiayi Station to Alishan Station 7322

$21 - $38

Drive  •  3h 51m

  1. Drive from Taipei Airport (TPE) to Alishan 196.7 miles

$24 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Taipei Airport (TPE) to Alishan is to train and bus which costs $20 - $40 and takes 7h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Taipei Airport (TPE) to Alishan is to drive which costs $24 - $35 and takes 3h 51m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Taipei Airport (TPE) to Alishan station. However, there are services departing from Taoyuan Airport T2 and arriving at Alishan Station via Chaoma and Chiayi Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 12m.

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The distance between Taipei Airport (TPE) and Alishan is 180 km. The road distance is 314.7 km.

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The best way to get from Taipei Airport (TPE) to Alishan without a car is to train and taxi which takes 4h 2m and costs $110 - $150.

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It takes approximately 4h 2m to get from Taipei Airport (TPE) to Alishan, including transfers.

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Taipei Airport (TPE) to Alishan bus services, operated by Taiwan Bus, depart from Taoyuan Airport T2 station.

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Taipei Airport (TPE) to Alishan bus services, operated by Taiwan Tour, arrive at Alishan Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Taipei Airport (TPE) to Alishan is 315 km. It takes approximately 3h 51m to drive from Taipei Airport (TPE) to Alishan.

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There are 110+ hotels available in Alishan. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Taipei Airport (TPE) to Alishan.
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  • Distance: 112.4 miles
  • Duration: 4h 2m

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

You can take a bus from Taipei Airport (TPE) to Alishan via Chaoma, Chiayi Station, and Alishan Station in around 7h 12m.

Train operators
Taiwan High Speed Rail
Phone
4266-3000
Website
thsrc.com.tw
Train from Taoyuan to Yunlin
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Schedules at
thsrc.com.tw
Book at
klook.com
Non-Reserved
$25 - $29
Standard
$25 - $30
Business
$43
Train from Taoyuan to Chiayi
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $33
Schedules at
thsrc.com.tw
Book at
klook.com
Non-Reserved
$27 - $31
Standard
$28 - $33
Business
$46
Bus operators
Taiwan Tour
Website
taiwantrip.com.tw
Bus from THSR Chiayi Station to Alishan Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
web.taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Chiayi Station to Alishan Station
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Taiwan Bus
Phone
0800-231-035
Website
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Taoyuan Airport T2 to Chaoma Station
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Chaoma to Chiayi Station
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
U Bus
Website
ubus.com.tw
Bus from Taoyuan Airport T2 to Chaoma
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
taoyuan-airport.com
Other operators
Taxi from Yunlin to Alishan
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Douliu Taxi
Phone
+886 5 532 2525
Website
yunlin.com.tw

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