There are 6 ways to get from Taipei Airport (TPE) to Hsinchu by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Taoyuan Metro, train, line 801 train  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the Taoyuan Metro from Airport Terminal 2 Station to Taoyuan HSR Station
  2. Take the train from Taoyuan to Hsinchu
  3. Take the line 801 train from Liujia to Hsinchu 801

$6 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 705 bus, line 170 bus, line 1620 bus  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the line 705 bus from Taoyuan Airport T2 to THSR Taoyuan Station 705
  2. Take the line 170 bus from THSR Taoyuan Station to Zhongli Station 170
  3. Take the line 1620 bus from Zhongli to Hsinchu Station

$3 - $5

4 alternative options

Line 1627 bus, bus  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the line 1627 bus from Taoyuan Airport T2 to Zhongli Service Area 1627
  2. Take the bus from Zhongli Service Area to Hsinchu bus station 9003

$4 - $6

Line 5059 bus, train  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the line 5059 bus from Taoyuan Airport T2 to Taoyuan Station 5059
  2. Take the train from Taoyuan to Hsinchu 801 / ...

$4 - $7

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Taipei Airport (TPE) to Hsinchu 33.1 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Taipei Airport (TPE) to Hsinchu 33.1 miles

$4 - $6

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Taipei Airport (TPE) to Hsinchu is to line 705 bus and line 170 bus and line 1620 bus which costs $2 - $5 and takes 1 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Taipei Airport (TPE) to Hsinchu is to taxi which costs $75 - $95 and takes 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Taipei Airport (TPE) to Hsinchu station. However, there are services departing from Taoyuan Airport T2 and arriving at Hsinchu bus station via Zhongli Service Area. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Taipei Airport (TPE) station to Hsinchu. However, there are services departing from Airport Terminal 2 Station and arriving at Hsinchu via Taoyuan and Liujia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 16 min.

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The distance between Taipei Airport (TPE) and Hsinchu is 41 km. The road distance is 52.9 km.

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The best way to get from Taipei Airport (TPE) to Hsinchu without a car is to Taoyuan Metro and train and line 801 train which takes 1 h 16 min and costs $6 - $8.

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It takes approximately 1 h 16 min to get from Taipei Airport (TPE) to Hsinchu, including transfers.

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

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Taipei Airport (TPE) to Hsinchu train services, operated by Taoyuan Metro, arrive at Airport Terminal 2 Station.

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The best way to get from Taipei Airport (TPE) to Hsinchu is to Taoyuan Metro and train and line 801 train which takes 1 h 16 min and costs $6 - $8. Alternatively, you can line 1627 bus and bus, which costs $3 - $7 and takes 1 h 20 min.

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Taipei Airport (TPE) to Hsinchu bus services, operated by HsinChu Bus, arrive at Hsinchu bus station.

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Taipei Airport (TPE) to Hsinchu train services, operated by Taiwan Railway, arrive at Hsinchu station.

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Map of how to get from Taipei Airport (TPE) to Hsinchu.
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  • Distance: 25.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 16 min

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

You can take a train from Taipei Airport (TPE) to Hsinchu via Taoyuan HSR Station, Taoyuan, Hsinchu, and Liujia in around 1 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Taipei Airport (TPE) to Hsinchu via Zhongli Service Area in around 1 h 20 min.

Train operators
Taoyuan Metro
Phone
+886-3-286-8789
Website
tymetro.com.tw
Train from Airport Terminal 2 Station to Taoyuan HSR Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
tymetro.com.tw
Taiwan High Speed Rail
Taiwan Railway
Phone
+8862-2191-0096
Website
railway.gov.tw
Train from Liujia to Hsinchu
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from Taoyuan to Hsinchu
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Bus operators
U Bus
Website
ubus.com.tw
Bus from Taoyuan Airport T2 to Zhongli Service Area
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ubus.com.tw
Bus from Taoyuan Airport T2 to THSR Taoyuan Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ubus.com.tw
Bus from Zhongli to Hsinchu Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ubus.com.tw
HsinChu Bus
Phone
0800-035800
Website
hcbus.com.tw
Bus from Zhongli Service Area to Hsinchu bus station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
hcbus.com.tw
THSR Shuttle Bus
Website
thsrc.com.tw
Bus from THSR Taoyuan Station to Zhongli Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
thsrc.com.tw
Taiwan Bus
Website
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Taoyuan Airport T2 to Taoyuan Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
taoyuan-airport.com
Other operators
Taxi from Taipei Airport (TPE) to Hsinchu
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Taiwan Taxi
Phone
+886 2 4058 8888
Website
taiwantaxi.com.tw
Da Ai Taxi
Phone
+886 2 8787 3002
Website
library.taiwanschoolnet.org
Crown Taxi
Phone
+886 2 412 8333
Website
crowntaxi.com.tw
MTaxi
Phone
+886 2 449 9178
Website
mtaxi.com.tw

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