There are 6 ways to get from Taipei Airport (TPE) to Townsville by plane, train, bus and ferry, ferry, 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

Fly to Townsville  •  12h 1m

  1. Fly from Taiwan Taoyuan (TPE) to Townsville (TSV) TPE - TSV

$742 - $2,229

Cheapest option

Fly to Cairns, train  •  21h 21m

  1. Fly from Taiwan Taoyuan (TPE) to Cairns (CNS) TPE - CNS
  2. Take the train from Cairns Central Station to Townsville

$530 - $1,744

4 alternative options

Fly to Mackay, train  •  20h 16m

  1. Fly from Taiwan Taoyuan (TPE) to Mackay (MKY) TPE - MKY
  2. Take the train from Mackay to Townsville

$802 - $2,382

Fly to Proserpine, bus and ferry, ferry, bus  •  22h 5m

  1. Fly from Taiwan Taoyuan (TPE) to Proserpine (PPP) TPE - PPP
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Proserpine Airport to Hamilton Island Marina
  3. Take the ferry from Hamilton Island Marina to Port of Airlie
  4. Take the bus from Airlie Beach to Townsville

$938 - $2,530

Fly to Hamilton Island, train  •  19h 35m

  1. Fly from Taiwan Taoyuan (TPE) to Hamilton Island (HTI) TPE - HTI
  2. Take the train from Proserpine to Townsville

$960 - $2,779

Fly to Moranbah, drive  •  18h 44m

  1. Fly from Taiwan Taoyuan (TPE) to Moranbah (MOV) TPE - MOV
  2. Drive from Moranbah to Townsville

$998 - $2,951

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Taipei Airport (TPE) to Townsville is to fly and train which costs $360 - $1,200 and takes 21h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Taipei Airport (TPE) to Townsville is to fly which costs $500 - $1,600 and takes 12h 1m.

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The distance between Taipei Airport (TPE) and Townsville is 5654 km.

It takes approximately 12h 1m to get from Taipei Airport (TPE) to Townsville, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Taiwan Taoyuan Airport to Townsville Airport. The quickest flight takes 14h and has one stopover.

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Townsville is 2h ahead of Taipei Airport (TPE). It is currently 6:12 AM in Taipei Airport (TPE) and 8:12 AM in Townsville.

Jetstar, EVA Air, Virgin Australia and four other airlines offer flights from Taiwan Taoyuan Airport to Townsville Airport.

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There are 274+ hotels available in Townsville. Prices start at $150 AUD per night.

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Map of how to get from Taipei Airport (TPE) to Townsville.
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  • Distance: 5654.1 km
  • Duration: 12h 1m

What companies run services between Taipei Airport (TPE), Taiwan and Townsville, QLD, Australia?

China Airlines, Qantas and seven other airlines fly from Taipei Airport (TPE) to Townsville hourly.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Townsville via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,300
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Townsville via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,400
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Townsville via Brisbane, Mackay
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,300
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Townsville via Melbourne, Cairns
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,500
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Townsville via Brisbane, Cairns
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,300
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Townsville via Singapore Changi, Darwin
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,000
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Townsville via Sydney, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,400
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Townsville via Melbourne, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,500
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Mackay via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,300
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Mackay via Melbourne, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
15h
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,600
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Mackay via Brisbane, Rockhampton
Ave. Duration
15h
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,300
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Mackay via Brisbane, Townsville
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,400
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Mackay via Sydney, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,500
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Cairns via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
12h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $2,900
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Cairns via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,700
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Cairns via Sydney
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,600
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Cairns via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,800
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Cairns via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,700
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Proserpine via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $2,400
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Proserpine via Sydney, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,500
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Proserpine via Melbourne, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,600
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Hamilton Island via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $2,700
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Moranbah via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$900 - $3,500
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Moranbah via Sydney, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,100
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Moranbah via Hong Kong, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
14h 47m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,200
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Townsville via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $3,200
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Mackay via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,300
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Mackay via Singapore Changi, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,700
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Cairns via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
15h 42m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,700
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Proserpine via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,400
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Proserpine via Singapore Changi, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
19h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,700
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Hamilton Island via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $2,700
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Hamilton Island via Singapore Changi, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,100
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Townsville via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $3,200
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Mackay via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,300
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Cairns via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Proserpine via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,400
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Hamilton Island via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $2,700
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Mackay via Hong Kong, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,200
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Hamilton Island via Hong Kong, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,600
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Hamilton Island via Hong Kong, Sydney
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,800
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Cairns via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,800
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Cairns via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,700
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Cairns via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
17h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,700
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Cairns via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Proserpine via Hong Kong, Sydney
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,400
Train operators
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Mackay to Townsville
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Book at
Queensland Rail Travel
Economy- B-Quick fare
$45 - $65
Economy- A-choice fare
$60 - $90
Train from Cairns Central Station to Townsville
Ave. Duration
6h 4m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Book at
Queensland Rail Travel
Economy- B-Quick fare
$40 - $60
Economy- A-choice fare
$55 - $80
Train from Proserpine to Townsville
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Book at
Queensland Rail Travel
Economy- B-Quick fare
$35 - $50
Economy- A-choice fare
$40 - $60
Bus operators
Cruise Whitsundays
Phone
+61 07 4846 7000
Email
reservations@cruisewhitsundays.com
Website
cruisewhitsundays.com
Bus and ferry from Proserpine Airport to Hamilton Island Marina
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$83
Schedules at
cruisewhitsundays.com
Greyhound Australia

Greyhound Australia is the country’s only long-distance bus operator running services in all states and territories. Greyhound Australia has been operating for 110 years and is the leading bus company in Australia. The extensive network now covers most of the Australian mainland, although service is limited in Western Australia with just a single route to Broome. Buses are equipped for long journeys, with free WiFi, air-conditioning, full disability access, USB chargers, reclining seats and an onboard bathroom.

Contact Details
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Airlie Beach to Townsville
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Early Bird
$50 - $65
Premium
$55 - $75
Advantage
$55 - $70
Premier Motor Service
Phone
+61 2 4423 5233
Email
reservations@premierms.com.au
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Airlie Beach to Townsville
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
Premier Motor Service
Ferry operators
Cruise Whitsundays

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