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

By Railway: South-Link or North-Link Railway

Take the North-Link Line south to Taitung or the South-Link Line north to Taitung.
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 coast with the high mountains on one side and the deep blue sea on the other. Traveling these lines gives you the chance to experience the stunning beauty of Taiwan.

Taipei Railway Station ←→ Taitung Station: 3hr 30mins

Hualien Station ←→ Taitung Station: 2hrs

Kaohsiung Station ←→ Taitung Station: 2hr 7mins
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

Taipei to Taitung (Direct Train)

Tze-Chiang Limited Express: $783/per person/one way, the travelling time ranges from about 3hr 30mins to 5hr 55mins
Chu-Kuang Express: $604/per person/one way, the travelling time ranges from about 7hr 10mins to 7hr 35mins
 

Hualien to Taitung (Direct Train)

Tze-Chiang Limited Express: $343/per person/one way, the travelling time ranges from about 1hr 30mins to 2hr 50mins
Chu-Kuang Express: $264/per person/one way, the travelling time ranges from about 2hr 30mins to 3hr 30mins
Local Train: $220/per person/one way, the travelling time is about 4hrs

 

Kaohsiung to Taitung (Direct Train)

Tze-Chiang Limited Express: $362/per person/one way, the travelling time ranges from about 2 to 3hrs
Chu-Kuang Express: $279/per person/one way, the travelling time ranges from about 2hr 20mins to 3hr 40mins

 

* The price and schedule above are for your reference only; please check the website for up-to-date pricing information.

 

 
Customer Service: 0800-765-888 
City Phones Only 02-21910096
 
Taitung Railway Station
 
Customer Service: 089-229687
Services Time: 06:00~24:00
Address: No. 598, Ln. 101, Yanwan Rd., Taitung City, Taitung County 950, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
 
 
 

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.