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Taichung City to 新竹市 buses schedule & prices

3 Aug

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27 buses scheduled on Aug. 04, 2021 with services provided by 1 operator(s)

06:00

≈1h 50m

07:50

國光客運台中車站 新竹轉運站
1866

Sold out

06:30

≈1h 50m

08:20

國光客運台中車站 新竹轉運站
1866

From

US$ 5.75

06:30

≈1h 50m

08:20

國光客運台中車站 新竹轉運站
1866

From

US$ 5.75

07:00

≈1h 50m

08:50

國光客運台中車站 新竹轉運站
1866

From

US$ 5.75

07:40

≈1h 50m

09:30

國光客運台中車站 新竹轉運站
1866

Sold out

Prices and times listed here are updated regularly but might not match operator’s latest price. Please check again when booking.

Operators for Taichung City to 新竹市 buses

This is a summary of all buses scheduled on Aug. 04, 2021 by 1 operators
Operators Fastest Earliest departure Latest departure Cheapest
≈1h 50m 06:00 22:00 US$ 5.75

Reviews

2.5/ 5
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5 Good
PING YEN
2021-04-18 23:10:56
水湳站 -> 清華大學 ·
上傳照片寫評價拿積分,之後買票可以折抵讚讚👍🏻
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5 Good
DONGSHENG
2021-04-19 02:58:11
台中車站 -> 新竹轉運站 ·
整體不錯,只是訂位的座位有點不同,一排是三個
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5 Good
fang min
2021-04-26 07:45:04
水湳站 -> 新竹轉運站 ·
用客路訂很方便 出示手機就好 已經使用客路訂過很多次了
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5 Good
TIAN YAU
2021-05-09 02:48:34
水湳站 -> 新竹轉運站 ·
很方便的購票,能隨時購票之後再去現場取票即可
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5 Good
CHIA CHI
2021-05-16 02:52:17
台中車站 -> 新竹轉運站 ·
網路訂票非常的方便快速,省掉現場等候的麻煩,會一直持續使用,也推薦給親朋好友
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5 Good
PEI RU
2021-05-17 14:06:28
台中車站 -> 新竹轉運站 ·
快速方便,優惠多。超值得 推薦在這邊購買
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5 Good
TEAN
2021-05-26 14:54:02
水湳站 -> 清華大學 ·
用 klook 訂票非常方便快速,搭配推出的活動優惠,非常超值
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5 Good
TEAN
2021-06-09 14:35:26
水湳站 -> 清華大學 ·
此次搭乘的感覺非常棒,司機有幫大家量體溫已經酒精消毒。車上的座椅也都很新,用 klook 訂票很方便。
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5 Good
Xiangz
2021-07-23 23:39:09
國光客運台中車站 -> 新竹轉運站 ·
訂票快容易訂票快容易訂票快容易訂票快容訂票快容易訂票快容易訂票快容易訂票快容易訂票快容易
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5 Good
YiSin
2021-08-01 11:20:15
國光客運台中車站 -> 新竹轉運站 ·
使用klook買票很方便 搭配活動比現場購票還要便宜 值得推薦給大家
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Travel from Taichung to Hsinchu by bus

With a rich past spanning over 400 years, Hsinchu is considered to be the oldest city of northern Taiwan and the country’s 7th largest city. Located between Taoyuan and Taichung, the historic city is famous for its local cuisine, and iconic attractions like Cheng Huang Temple, Yin His East Gate, and Leofoo Village Theme Park. Those looking to enjoy an adventure in nature will enjoy exploring the nearby mountain areas of Hsinchu County.

Unofficially known as Taiwan’s “Windy City”, for the cool breezes coming in from the Taiwan Strait, Hschinu’s humid and subtropical climate conditions bring in rainfall all year-round. The city is at its busiest during the months of June to October with travelers visiting to enjoy experiences in warm weather conditons, like hiking and more. Plan out your visit from December to February when the weather is good and its places aren’t as crowded as it would be in the peak season.

Despite not having a subway line, going around Hsinchu is relatively easy. Travelers can rely on the city’s dependable local bus system that services routes from the downtown area to the suburbs. Taxi services are also available in the area, however, is limited to select main locations within the city, such as department stores and hotels.

Bus guide

A one-way bus ride from Taichung to Hsinchu starts from TWD140 and normally doesn’t cost more than TWD150. The total travel time may take around an hour and 30 minutes to 2 hours to complete the 93.1km distance. To get more information on the latest prices and schedules, please check the journeys for your preferred travel date in advance.

Operators on route

Only one operator serves the Taichung-Taipei route:

  • Kuo-Kuang Motor Transport, originally the Directorate General of Highway, has been working in the streets of Taiwan since 1946

Departure and arrival points

Departure points

  • TRA Taichung Station
  • Shuinan Station

Arrival points

  • Hsinchu Bus Station
  • National Tsing Hua University

Things to do in Taichung

  • Go hiking or trekking at Taroko National Park, where you can see its famous Taroko Gorge, a holy shrine, and some other attractions
  • Shop until you drop at the Feng Chai Night Market, also known as one of the biggest markets in the country, housing over 15,000 shops
  • Explore and go sightseeing at Rainbow Village, a colorful attraction filled with vibrant homes and eye-catching street art you can’t find anywhere else
  • Admire the scenery at Gaomei Wetlands, a blending of earth and water that looks best during the sunrise or the sunset

Things to do in Hsinchu

  • Ride as many thrilling attractions as you can at Leafoo Village Theme Park, recognized for adventurous rides and animal shows
  • Meet both cute and exotic rainforest animal species and learn more about them at the Hsinchu Zoo
  • Marvel at the scenic sights of Green Grass Lake, a stunning natural area known for its mountainous backdrop
  • Spend a few moments of silent reflection inside the Hsinchu City God Temple, before heading to the many food stalls nearby for a quick bite
  • See a panoramic view of the city at Eighteen Peaks Mountain Park, which has paved paths leading to high peaks

Travel from Taichung City to 新竹市 by bus

新竹市 and Taichung City are two must-visit cities. See them both with Klook and book bus tickets for trips between 新竹市 and Taichung City.You can travel from Taichung City to 新竹市 by bus as fast as ≈1h 50m, with tickets starting from just US$ 5.75.

For most days, the earliest departure is 06:00 and the latest is 22:00.You can find 1 operators with services from Taichung City to 新竹市 on Klook. Operator offers tickets starting at just US$ 5.75.Trips on buses between Taichung City and 新竹市 leave from 國光客運台中車站, and head to 新竹轉運站.Book Standard fare, Concession fare tickets for buses Taichung City to 新竹市 with Klook, your all-in-one travel platform. You'll get an e-ticket to present at boarding or redeem for physical tickets.

Common Questions

How much do bus tickets from Taichung City to 新竹市 cost?

For Taichung City to 新竹市, bus tickets start at US$ 5.75 from Kingbus. Overall, prices will depend on the outbound times and ticket types.

How long does it take to travel by bus from Taichung City to 新竹市?

For Taichung City to 新竹市, it usually takes around ≈1h 50m by bus. Kingbus provides the fastest trip at just ≈1h 50m.

Where can I take the bus from Taichung City to 新竹市?

You can take the bus to 新竹市 at 國光客運台中車站 in Taichung City.

By taking a bus from Taichung City, where will I arrive in 新竹市?

By taking a bus to 新竹市, you can arrive at 新竹轉運站.

Which operator runs a route from Taichung City to 新竹市?

Currently, Operator operates from Taichung City to 新竹市, with around 27 departures per day.

How can I book bus tickets for Taichung City to 新竹市?

Simply choose your outbound date and time for Taichung City to 新竹市 on Klook and book.

Depending on what tickets you've booked, you can board with your Klook e-ticket or redeem it for a physical ticket at the outbound point.

How long will it take before I get a refund?

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Can I change or cancel my booking?

Changes can only be made at a bus station counter. Cancellations are possible through Klook but are subject to the terms and conditions of the bus operator. A cancellation processing fee may be charged.

What are the differences between an Open Time Ticket and a Fixed Time Ticket?

Open Time Tickets can be used to board a bus for your selected route at any given time within 6 months.

For Fixed Time Ticket, tickets are only valid for your selected date and time.

Who is eligible for a concession fare?
  1. Passengers over 65 years old. Taiwanese residents can use their ID as proof. Non-Taiwanese residents will need to show their Mackay Project Alien Permanent Resident Certificate.
  2. Passengers holding a Disability Card and their carers can both buy a concession ticket (1 carer for each disabled passenger can enjoy the concession price)
  3. i. Children aged 0-5 years old can travel for free (proof of age required) ii. Children aged 6-11 can buy a concession fare ticket (proof of age required) iii. Children who are permitted to travel for free must be accompanied by a paying passenger and cannot occupy a seat of their own (max. 2 per paying passenger. Any more than 2 must buy a concession ticket)