There are 5 ways to get from Taiwan to Alishan by train, taxi, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, taxi  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Taipei to Yunlin Southbound F / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Yunlin to Alishan

$91 - $115

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Taipei to Chiayi 801 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chiayi Station to Shizhuo 7322

$29 - $44

3 alternative options

Train, line 151 bus, bus, taxi  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Taipei to Taichung
  2. Take the line 151 bus from HSR Taichung Station to T.P.C.C. 151
  3. Take the bus from Taiwan Provincial Consultative Council to Shanlinxi
  4. Take a taxi from Shanlinxi to Alishan

$127 - $165

Bus  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Taipei City Hall Station to Taichung Station 9012
  2. Take the bus from Yuanlin Bus-Taichung Station to Shanlinxi 6871

$114 - $152

Drive  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Taipei to Alishan 186.6 miles

$23 - $35

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The distance between Taiwan and Alishan is 62 km. The road distance is 298.6 km.

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The best way to get from Taiwan to Alishan without a car is to train and taxi which takes 2 h 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 46 min to get from Taiwan to Alishan, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Taiwan to Alishan is 299 km. It takes approximately 3 h 28 min to drive from Taiwan to Alishan.

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There are 87+ hotels available in Alishan. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Taiwan to Alishan.
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  • Distance: 38.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 46 min

What companies run services between Taiwan and Alishan, Taiwan?

You can take a bus from Taipei to Alishan via Taipei City Hall, Taipei City Hall Station, Taichung Station, Yuanlin Bus-Taichung Station, and Shanlinxi in around 6 h 3 min.

Train operators
Taiwan High Speed Rail
Phone
4266-3000
Website
thsrc.com.tw
Train from Taipei to Yunlin
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $36
Schedules at
thsrc.com.tw
Book at
klook.com
Non-Reserved
$30 - $34
Standard
$30 - $36
Business
$50
Train from Taipei to Taichung
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Schedules at
thsrc.com.tw
Book at
klook.com
Non-Reserved
$21 - $24
Standard
$21 - $25
Business
$37
Taiwan Railway
Bus operators
U Bus
Website
ubus.com.tw
Bus from HSR Taichung Station to T.P.C.C.
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ubus.com.tw
Yuan Lin Bus
Website
ylbus.com.tw
Bus from Taiwan Provincial Consultative Council to Shanlinxi
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
ylbus.com.tw
Bus from Yuanlin Bus-Taichung Station to Shanlinxi
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
ylbus.com.tw
Citi Air Bus
Website
airbus.com.tw
Bus from Taipei City Hall Station to Taichung Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
airbus.com.tw
Taiwan Tour
Website
taiwantrip.com.tw
Bus from Chiayi Station to Shizhuo
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
Other operators
Taxi from Yunlin to Alishan
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Plum Taxi
Phone
+886 5 223 3977
Website
thb.gov.tw
Lai Lai Taxi
Phone
+886 5 228 8232
Website
thb.gov.tw
Lan Tan Taxi
Phone
+886 5 225 7715
Website
thb.gov.tw

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