There are 4 ways to get from Taipei to Riyue Tan 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, bus  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Taipei to Taichung Southbound B / ...
  2. Take the bus from HSR Taichung Station to Sun Moon Lake 6670B / ...

$12 - $41

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h

  1. Take the bus from Taipei Station to Sun Moon Lake 1833

$10 - $16

2 alternative options

Train, line 801 train  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Taipei to Taichung
  2. Take the train from Xinwuri to Ershui 801
  3. Take the line 801 train from Ershui to Shuili 801

$26 - $35

Drive  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Taipei to Riyue Tan 141.6 miles

$17 - $26

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Taipei to Riyue Tan is to bus which costs $10 - $16 and takes 4 h.

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The quickest way to get from Taipei to Riyue Tan is to train and bus which takes 2 h 14 min and costs $11 - $45.

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The distance between Taipei and Riyue Tan is 146 km. The road distance is 227 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 14 min to get from Taipei to Riyue Tan, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Taipei Station and arriving at Sun Moon Lake. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 4 h.

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What companies run services between Taipei, Taiwan and Riyue Tan, Taiwan?

You can take a train from Taipei to Riyue Tan via Taichung, Xinwuri, Ershui, and Shuili in around 3 h 26 min. Alternatively, Taiwan Bus operates a bus from Taipei to Riyue Tan every 4 hours. Tickets cost $10 - $16 and the journey takes 4 h.

Train operators
Taiwan High Speed Rail
Taiwan Railway
Phone
+8862-2191-0096
Website
railway.gov.tw
Train from Taipei to Wuri
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from Xinwuri to Ershui
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from Ershui to Shuili
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Bus operators
Nantou Bus
Website
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Bus from HSR Taichung Station to Sun Moon Lake
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Taiwan Tour
Website
taiwantrip.com.tw
Bus from Wuri Station to Sun Moon Lake
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Schedules at
en.taiwantrip.com.tw
Taiwan Bus
Website
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Taipei Station to Sun Moon Lake
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw

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