There are 5 ways to get from Taipei to Xihu by train, 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, line 801 train, line 6705 bus  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Taipei to Taichung
  2. Take the line 801 train from Xinwuri to Yuanlin 801
  3. Take the line 6705 bus from Yuanlin Station to Fruits and Vegetables Market

$24 - $29

Cheapest option

Bus U Bus  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Taipei Station to Changhua Station 1616

$9 - $13

3 alternative options

Bus Taiwan Bus  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Taipei Station to Gancheng 1826
  2. Take the bus from Yuanlin Bus-Taichung Station to Dao'an Hospital 6736 / ...

$10 - $15

Train  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Taipei to Chenggong 801

$10 - $17

Drive  •  2 h

  1. Drive from Taipei to Xihu 118.8 miles

$14 - $22

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Taipei to Xihu is to train which costs $9 - $18 and takes 4 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Taipei to Xihu is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 2 h.

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The distance between Taipei and Xihu is 161 km. The road distance is 190.1 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 1 min to get from Taipei to Xihu, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Taipei station to Xihu. However, there are services departing from Taipei Station and arriving at Dao'an Hospital via Yuanke Zhanghua Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 9 min.

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What companies run services between Taipei, Taiwan and Xihu, Taiwan?

U Bus operates a bus from Taipei to Xihu hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 2 h 29 min. Alternatively, Taiwan Railway operates a train from Taipei to Xihu every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $15 and the journey takes 3 h 29 min.

Train operators
Taiwan High Speed Rail
Taiwan Railway
Phone
+8862-2191-0096
Website
railway.gov.tw
Train from Xinwuri to Yuanlin
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from Taipei to Chenggong
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Bus operators
Yuan Lin Bus
Website
ylbus.com.tw
Bus from Yuanlin Station to Fruits and Vegetables Market
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ylbus.com.tw
Bus from Yuanlin Bus-Taichung Station to Dao'an Hospital
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
ylbus.com.tw
U Bus
Website
ubus.com.tw
Bus from Taipei Station to Changhua Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
ubus.com.tw
Taiwan Bus
Website
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Taipei Station to Gancheng
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw

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