There are 4 ways to get from Taipei to Taitung by plane, train or car

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Fly  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Taipei Songshan (TSA) to Taitung (TTT) TSA - TTT

$78 - $160

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Train  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Taipei to Taitung 801

$16 - $28

2 alternative options

Train via Nangang  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Nangang to Taitung 801

$17 - $28

Drive  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Taipei to Taitung 220.9 miles

$27 - $40

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Taipei and arriving at Taitung. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 32 min.

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The distance between Taipei and Taitung is 258 km. The road distance is 353.4 km.

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The best way to get from Taipei to Taitung without a car is to train which takes 3 h 32 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 59 min to get from Taipei to Taitung, including transfers.

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Taipei to Taitung train services, operated by Taiwan Railway, depart from Taipei station.

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The best way to get from Taipei to Taitung is to fly which takes 1 h 59 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 32 min.

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The quickest flight from Taipei Songshan Airport to Taitung Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Taipei to Taitung train services, operated by Taiwan Railway, arrive at Taitung station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Taipei to Taitung is 353 km. It takes approximately 5 h 20 min to drive from Taipei to Taitung.

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Mandarin Airlines and Uni Airways offer flights from Taipei Songshan Airport to Taitung Airport.

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Map of how to get from Taipei to Taitung.
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  • Distance: 161 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 59 min

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

Mandarin Airlines and Uni Airways fly from Taipei to Taitung 5 times a day. Alternatively, Taiwan Railway operates a train from Taipei to Taitung every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $16 - $28 and the journey takes 3 h 32 min.

Airlines
Mandarin Airlines
Website
mandarin-airlines.com
Flights from Taipei Songshan to Taitung
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Uni Airways
Website
uniair.com.tw
Flights from Taipei Songshan to Taitung
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $280
Train operators
Taiwan Railway
Phone
+8862-2191-0096
Website
railway.gov.tw
Train from Taipei to Taitung
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Train from Nangang to Taitung
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw

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There are 646+ hotels available in Taitung. Prices start at $38 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Taipei to Taipei Songshan Airport is to Taipei Metro which takes 3 min and costs .

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