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There are 4 ways to get from Taitung to Kaohsiung by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Taitung to Kaohsiung 801

$7 - $13

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Bus  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Taitung Station to Kaohsiung Station 1778

$10 - $18

Taxi  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Taitung to Kaohsiung 108.8 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Taitung to Kaohsiung 108.8 miles

$13 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from Taitung to Kaohsiung is to train which costs $7 - $13 and takes 2 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Taitung to Kaohsiung is to train which costs $7 - $13 and takes 2 h 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Taitung Station station and arriving at Kaohsiung Station station. Services depart four times a day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Taitung and arriving at Kaohsiung. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 16 min.

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The distance between Taitung and Kaohsiung is 88 km. The road distance is 174.1 km.

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The best way to get from Taitung to Kaohsiung without a car is to train which takes 2 h 16 min and costs $7 - $13.

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The train from Taitung to Kaohsiung takes 2 h 16 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Taitung to Kaohsiung bus services, operated by Taiwan Bus, arrive at Taitung Station.

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

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The best way to get from Taitung to Kaohsiung is to train which takes 2 h 16 min and costs $7 - $13. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $10 - $18 and takes 3 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Taitung to Kaohsiung.
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  • Distance: 54.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 16 min

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

Taiwan Railway operates a train from Taitung to Kaohsiung every 2 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $13 and the journey takes 2 h 16 min. Alternatively, Taiwan Bus operates a bus from Taitung to Kaohsiung 4 times a day. Tickets cost $10 - $18 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Taiwan Bus
Phone
0800-231-035
Website
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Taitung Station to Kaohsiung Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Other operators
Taxi from Taitung to Kaohsiung
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Shanma Taxi
Phone
+886 8 932 7770
Website
tour.taitung.gov.tw

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Taitung to Kaohsiung bus services, operated by Taiwan Bus, arrive at Kaohsiung Station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Taitung to Kaohsiung is 174 km. It takes approximately 2 h 40 min to drive from Taitung to Kaohsiung.

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There are 393+ hotels available in Kaohsiung. Prices start at $29 USD per night.

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