There are 4 ways to get from Yilan to Taichung by train, bus or car

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Train Taiwan High Speed Rail  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Yilan to Nangang 801
  2. Take the train from Nangang to Taichung Southbound B / ...

$27 - $35

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Train  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Yilan to Taichung 801

$12 - $21

2 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Yilan Station to Technology Building Station 1916
  2. Take the bus from Liuzhangli Station to Taichung Station 9012

$13 - $17

Drive  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Yilan to Taichung 129.9 miles

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from Yilan to Taichung is to bus which costs $12 - $18 and takes 3 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Yilan to Taichung is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 2 h 21 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Yilan and arriving at Taichung. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 57 min.

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The distance between Yilan and Taichung is 128 km. The road distance is 207.9 km.

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The best way to get from Yilan to Taichung without a car is to train which takes 2 h 45 min and costs $27 - $35.

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It takes approximately 2 h 45 min to get from Yilan to Taichung, including transfers.

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Yilan to Taichung train services, operated by Taiwan Railway, depart from Yilan station.

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The best way to get from Yilan to Taichung is to train which takes 2 h 45 min and costs $27 - $35. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $12 - $18 and takes 3 h 28 min.

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Yilan to Taichung train services, operated by Taiwan High Speed Rail, arrive at Taichung station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Yilan to Taichung is 208 km. It takes approximately 2 h 21 min to drive from Yilan to Taichung.

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  • Distance: 79.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 45 min

What companies run services between Yilan, Taiwan and Taichung, Taiwan?

You can take a train from Yilan to Taichung via Nangang, Taichung, and Xinwuri in around 2 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Yilan to Taichung via Technology Building Station, Technology Building, Liuzhangli, and Liuzhangli Station in around 3 h 28 min.

Train operators
Taiwan Railway
Phone
+8862-2191-0096
Website
railway.gov.tw
Train from Yilan to Nangang
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Train from Yilan to Taichung
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Schedules at
twtraffic.tra.gov.tw
Book at
railway.hinet.net
Taiwan High Speed Rail
Bus operators
Kamalan Bus Inc.
Website
kamalan.com.tw
Bus from Yilan Station to Technology Building Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
kamalan.com.tw
Citi Air Bus
Website
airbus.com.tw
Bus from Liuzhangli Station to Taichung Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
airbus.com.tw

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