There are 6 ways to get from Zhongli to Tainan by bus, train, car or plane

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Line 170 bus, train, line 801 train  •  2h 46m

  1. Take the line 170 bus from Zhongli Station to THSR Taoyuan Station 170
  2. Take the train from Taoyuan to Tainan
  3. Take the line 801 train from Shalun to Tainan 801

$36 - $47

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Zhongli Station to Zhonggang Station 1630 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chaoma to Tainan 1871 / ...

$15 - $23

4 alternative options

Train  •  3h 37m

  1. Take the train from Zhongli to Tainan 801 / ...

$15 - $23

Drive  •  2h 51m

  1. Drive from Zhongli to Tainan 273.4 km

$21 - $35

Fly to Tainan  •  4h 2m

  1. Fly from Taipei Songshan (TSA) to Tainan (TNN) TSA - TNN

$109 - $424

Fly to Kaohsiung, line 801 train  •  5h 25m

  1. Fly from Taipei Songshan (TSA) to Kaohsiung (KHH) TSA - KHH
  2. Take the line 801 train from Xinzuoying to Tainan

$115 - $360

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The cheapest way to get from Zhongli to Tainan is to train which costs $15 - $23 and takes 3h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Zhongli to Tainan is to line 170 bus and train and line 801 train which costs $35 - $50 and takes 2h 46m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zhongli station to Tainan. However, there are services departing from Zhongli Station and arriving at Tainan via Ubus Transfer Station and Chaoma. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 48m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Zhongli and arriving at Tainan. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 37m.

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The distance between Zhongli and Tainan is 243 km. The road distance is 273.4 km.

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The best way to get from Zhongli to Tainan without a car is to line 170 bus and train and line 801 train which takes 2h 46m and costs $35 - $50.

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It takes approximately 2h 46m to get from Zhongli to Tainan, including transfers.

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Zhongli to Tainan bus services, operated by U Bus, depart from Zhongli Station.

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Zhongli to Tainan train services, operated by Taiwan Railway, depart from Zhongli station.

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Map of how to get from Zhongli to Tainan.
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  • Distance: 242.9 km
  • Duration: 2h 46m

What companies run services between Zhongli, Taiwan and Tainan, Taiwan?

Taiwan Railway operates a train from Zhongli to Tainan hourly. Tickets cost $15 - $23 and the journey takes 3h 37m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zhongli to Tainan via Ubus Transfer Station, Chaoma(Taiwan Boulevard), and Chaoma in around 3h 48m.

Airlines
Uni Airways
Website
uniair.com.tw
Flights from Taipei Songshan to Tainan via Penghu
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Flights from Taipei Songshan to Tainan via Kinmen
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Flights from Taipei Songshan to Tainan via Penghu, Kinmen
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Flights from Taipei Songshan to Kaohsiung via Penghu
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Taipei Songshan to Kaohsiung via Kinmen
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Far Eastern Air
Website
fat.com.tw
Flights from Taipei Songshan to Kaohsiung via Penghu
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $320
Flights from Taipei Songshan to Kaohsiung via Kinmen
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Mandarin Airlines
Website
mandarin-airlines.com
Flights from Taipei Songshan to Kaohsiung via Penghu
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $280
Train operators
Taiwan High Speed Rail
Phone
4266-3000
Website
thsrc.com.tw
Train from Taoyuan to Tainan
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
thsrc.com.tw
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klook.com
Non-Reserved
$36 - $41
Standard
$35 - $45
Business
$60
Taiwan Railway
Phone
+8862-2191-0096
Website
railway.gov.tw
Train from Shalun to Tainan
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
tip.railway.gov.tw
Book at
tip.railway.gov.tw
Train from Zhongli to Tainan
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
tip.railway.gov.tw
Book at
tip.railway.gov.tw
Train from Xinzuoying to Tainan
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tip.railway.gov.tw
Book at
tip.railway.gov.tw
Bus operators
THSR Shuttle Bus
Website
thsrc.com.tw
Bus from Zhongli Station to THSR Taoyuan Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$0 - $1
Schedules at
thsrc.com.tw
U Bus
Website
ubus.com.tw
Bus from Zhongli Station to Zhonggang Station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
ubus.com.tw
Bus from Chaoma to Binggongchang
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ubus.com.tw
Taiwan Bus
Phone
0800-231-035
Website
taiwanbus.tw
Bus from Chaoma to Tainan
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
taiwanbus.tw

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The best way to get from Zhongli to Tainan is to train which takes 3h 37m and costs $15 - $23. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $14 - $24 and takes 3h 48m, you could also fly, which costs $100 - $430 and takes 4h 2m.

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There is no direct flight from Taipei Songshan Airport to Tainan Airport. The quickest flight takes 1h 55m and has one stopover.

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Zhongli to Tainan bus services, operated by Taiwan Bus, arrive at Tainan station.

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Zhongli to Tainan train services, operated by Taiwan Railway, arrive at Tainan station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zhongli to Tainan is 273 km. It takes approximately 2h 51m to drive from Zhongli to Tainan.

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Uni Airways offers flights from Taipei Songshan Airport to Tainan Airport.

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There are 678+ hotels available in Tainan. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Zhongli to Taipei Songshan Airport is to bus which takes 1h and costs $2 - $5.

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