There are 6 ways to get from Taipei to Riyue Tan by train, bus or car

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Train Taiwan High Speed Rail, bus  •  2 h 56 min

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

$26 - $32

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Bus Taiwan Bus  •  4 h

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

$12 - $18

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Train, line 801 train  •  3 h 28 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

Bus U Bus  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Taipei Station to Taichung Station 1619 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Taichung Station to Sun Moon Lake 6670B / ...

$13 - $19

Train Taiwan Railway, bus  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Taipei to Daqing 801
  2. Take the bus from TRA Dah-Chin Station to Sun Moon Lake 6670B / ...

$13 - $21

Drive  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Taipei to Riyue Tan 141.6 miles

$17 - $26

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The cheapest way to get from Taipei to Riyue Tan is to bus which costs $12 - $18 and takes 4 h.

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The quickest way to get from Taipei to Riyue Tan is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 2 h 33 min.

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

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The distance between Taipei and Riyue Tan is 146 km. The road distance is 226.6 km.

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The best way to get from Taipei to Riyue Tan without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 h 56 min and costs $25 - $35.

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It takes approximately 2 h 56 min to get from Taipei to Riyue Tan, including transfers.

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Taipei to Riyue Tan bus services, operated by Taiwan Bus, arrive at Taipei Station.

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The best way to get from Taipei to Riyue Tan is to train and line 801 train which takes 3 h 28 min and costs $25 - $35. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $12 - $18 and takes 4 h.

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Taipei to Riyue Tan bus services, operated by Taiwan Bus, arrive at Sun Moon Lake station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Taipei to Riyue Tan is 227 km. It takes approximately 2 h 33 min to drive from Taipei to Riyue Tan.

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Map of how to get from Taipei to Riyue Tan.
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  • Distance: 91.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 56 min

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 28 min. Alternatively, Taiwan Bus operates a bus from Taipei to Riyue Tan every 4 hours. Tickets cost $12 - $18 and the journey takes 4 h.

Train operators
Taiwan High Speed Rail
Taiwan Railway
Phone
+8862-2191-0096
Website
railway.gov.tw
Train from Xinwuri to Ershui
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Train from Ershui to Shuili
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Train from Taipei to Daqing
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Bus operators
Nantou Bus
Website
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Bus from HSR Taichung Station to Sun Moon Lake
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Bus from Taichung Station to Sun Moon Lake
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Bus from TRA Dah-Chin Station to Sun Moon Lake
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Taiwan Bus
Website
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Taipei Station to Sun Moon Lake
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
U Bus
Website
ubus.com.tw
Bus from Taipei Station to Taichung Station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ubus.com.tw

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