Travel in Taitung

As soon as you arrive in Taitung, there are numerous transportation options you can choose, including trains, cars, bikes and shuttles, and more. All you need to do is to relax and enjoy your vacation! Taitung is surrounded by lush mountains and blue sea, with a tiny population spread over a vast area. The convenient transportation system in this city makes it easy for you to travel to any destination in Taitung.

How to get to Taitung


The Taiwan Tourist Shuttle is a public bus service designed for tourists in Taiwan. The shuttles bring tourists to local attractions based on the best routes. It is an alternative way to explore Taitung.

 
Taitung County Government Tourism Bureauat thetourism and recreation +886-89-330580
Tourist Service Center, Taitung +886-89-357131
Eastern Top Transport- Coast Route +886-89-333443
Eastern Top Transport- Mountain Route +886-89-333023
Service Hour 09:00~17:00
 

Fare

1. One-way course cost. The ticket price is charge by metered
2. The fare will be charged by the mileage with e-cards. The fare for each stop will be charged differently in accordance with the actual mileage.
Where to buy : Ticket on Bus
We accept : cash, easy card, ipass
 
Transport Hub
Taiwan Railway: Taitung Station
Taiwan Railway: Luye Station
 

East Coast Line

 

East Coast National Scenic Area TEL: +886-89-841520*1800

East Coast National Scenic Area Service Hotline: 0800-009282

Taitung County Tourism Department: 089-330580

Taitung County Information Center: 089-357131

 

Service Hour 09:00~17:00

Fare

1. One-way course cost. The ticket price is charge by metered
2. The fare will be charged by the mileage with e-cards. The fare for each stop will be charged differently in accordance with the actual mileage.
Where to buy : Ticket on Bus
We accept : cash, easy card, ipass
 

Transport Hub

Taiwan Railway: Taitung Station

Taiwan Railway: Luye Station 

Airline: Taitung Airport




Hualien Bus: Hualien ←→ Taitung 4hr 15mins
Kuo-Kuang Motor Transport Company: Kaohsiung ←→ Taitung (Provincial Highway) 4hrs
Ding Dong Bus: Hualien ←→ Taitung 4hr 15mins
 
Mountain Route:
 
 
 
Coast Route:
 
 

Other Transport

Railway|North-Link Line, South-Link Line

The East Coast Taiwan Railway consists of the North-Link Railway and the South-Link Railway, passing through the East Rift Valley and Taitung to the south of Taiwan. Trains run along the seacoast with the high mountains on one side and the deep blue sea on the other side. By traveling these lines gives you the chances to experience the stunning beauty of Taiwan.

Bus|Trip to Taitung

Public bus service take travelers to the attractions based on the best route. It is an environment-friendly way to explore Taitung.

Driving|Provincial Highway No.9-East Rift Valley, Provincial Highway No.11-East Coast

Taiwan is a left-hand drive country. Driving in Taitung is very easy and handy. If you are a person who likes to drive, driving is one of the most convenient ways to explore the city.

Flights|Taipei to Taitung

Taitung has a domestic airport and in general, s; there are totally 10 flights per day from Taipei to Taitung. The average flight time from Taipei to Taitung is within an hour.

Island Transport|Green Island and Orchid Island

The most economical way to get to Island is taking a ferry and it takes fifty-minute to an hour. If you are prone to sea sickness, it might be better to go by airplane, which only takes 15 minutes.