There are 7 ways to get from Taoyuan to Riyue Tan by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train Taiwan High Speed Rail, bus  •  3 h 21 min

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

$25 - $33

Cheapest option

Bus U Bus  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Zhongli to Taichung Station 1620
  2. Take the bus from Taichung Station to Sun Moon Lake 6670B / ...

$11 - $19

5 alternative options

Train, line 801 train  •  4 h 7 min

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

$25 - $36

Bus Taiwan Bus  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Taoyuan Station to Taichong City 1861
  2. Take the bus from Taichung to Sun Moon Lake 6670B / ...

$12 - $18

Train, bus  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Taoyuan to Taichung 801
  2. Take the bus from Taichung Station to Sun Moon Lake 6670B / ...

$12 - $19

Taxi  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Taoyuan to Riyue Tan 127.7 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Taoyuan to Riyue Tan 127.7 miles

$15 - $23

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Taoyuan station to Riyue Tan. However, there are services departing from Taoyuan Station and arriving at Sun Moon Lake via Taichung. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 40 min.

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The distance between Taoyuan and Riyue Tan is 132 km. The road distance is 204.4 km.

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The best way to get from Taoyuan to Riyue Tan without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 21 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to get from Taoyuan to Riyue Tan, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Taoyuan to Riyue Tan is to train and line 801 train which takes 4 h 7 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 40 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Taoyuan to Riyue Tan is 204 km. It takes approximately 2 h 17 min to drive from Taoyuan to Riyue Tan.

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There are 368+ hotels available in Riyue Tan. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Taoyuan to Riyue Tan.
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  • Distance: 82.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 21 min

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

You can take a train from Taoyuan to Riyue Tan via Banqiao, Taichung, Xinwuri, Ershui, and Shuili in around 4 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Taoyuan to Riyue Tan via Taichong City and Taichung in around 4 h 40 min.

Train operators
Taiwan High Speed Rail
Phone
4266-3000
Website
thsrc.com.tw
Train from Banqiao to Taichung
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Schedules at
thsrc.com.tw
Book at
klook.com
Non-Reserved
$20 - $23
Standard
$20 - $24
Business
$36
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 Taoyuan to Taichung
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $11
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 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Bus from Taichung to Sun Moon Lake
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Bus from Taichung Station to Sun Moon Lake
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
traffic.taichung.gov.tw
Taiwan Bus
Website
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Taoyuan Station to Taichong City
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw
U Bus
Website
ubus.com.tw
Bus from Zhongli to Taichung Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
ubus.com.tw
Other operators
Taxi from Taoyuan to Riyue Tan
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Tripool
Phone
+886 8 000 78787
Website
tripool.app
MTaxi
Phone
+886 2 449 9178
Website
mtaxi.com.tw
Crown Taxi
Phone
+886 2 412 8333
Website
crowntaxi.com.tw
Taiwan Taxi
Phone
+886 2 4058 8888
Website
taiwantaxi.com.tw

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