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Hualien County to Taipei City buses schedule & prices

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1 buses scheduled on Jan. 22, 2022 with services provided by 1 operator(s)


≈3h 30m


TRA Hualian Station Nangang Bus Station


US$ 11.59

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

Operators for Hualien County to Taipei City buses

This is a summary of all buses scheduled on Jan. 22, 2022 by 1 operators
Operators Fastest Earliest departure Latest departure Cheapest
≈3h 30m 16:30 16:30 US$ 11.59


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5 Good
2021-10-01 02:51:42
花蓮火車站 -> 南港轉運站西站 ·
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5 Good
2021-10-02 00:23:05
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2021-10-12 04:06:15
花蓮火車站 -> 南港轉運站西站 ·
バスは綺麗で乗り心地もよかった。 渋滞に巻き込まれたが4時間ほどで到着するので近い。 行き帰り共にバスから見える景色は最高だった。
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2021-11-10 22:25:21
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4 Good
2021-11-25 23:51:50
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2021-11-27 02:33:53
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2021-12-13 01:25:20
花蓮火車站 -> 南港轉運站西站 ·
沒什麼人,搭起來舒適 前一天訂票都可以、超方便
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2021-12-15 03:34:15
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2022-01-04 10:01:04
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2022-01-04 12:35:14
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Travel from Hualien County to Taipei by Bus

Taipei is an energetic city in a land that is famous for its history, street food, and milk tea. Located in northern Taiwan, the city is dubbed as the country’s center for finance, politics, and education. While the bustling metropolis is the go-to destination for many, more and more travelers are now visiting less crowded destinations like Hualien.

Taipei is home to many of the country’s magnificent landmarks such as the National Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall, Fort San Domingo, Taipei 101, and the National Palace Museum. The city has a subtropical climate perfect for walking or jogging. The ideal month to visit the city is every October to November, when the temperature hovers between 28°C and 22°C. The weather in Taipei is relatively hot and humid from June to July. Peak season is between December and February when the city is usually packed with incoming tourists from other countries and across Taiwan.

Getting around Taipei is easy. The modern city is equipped with some of the most advanced bus transit, subway, and high-speed rail systems in the world. Many of the tourist attractions in the city are a stone’s throw away from an MRT or bus station. Local taxis and ride-hailing apps are also available around the metropolis.

Bus guide

A one-way bus ride from Hualien to Taipei is around TWD290. The total travel time may take 3 hours and 30 minutes to complete the 155km distance. Typically, there are about one to four departures per day with the earliest departure at 08:30 and the last departure at 18:30. 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 operator serves the Hualien County-Taipei route:

  • Ubus, or the United Bus is one of the first private national highway passenger transportation companies in Taiwan, established in 1989

Departure and arrival points

Departure point

  • TRA Hualien Station

Arrival point

  • Nangang Bus Station

Things to do in Hualien County

  • Explore the scenic Taroko Gorge National Park, a famous attraction that's dappled with limestone hills, canyons, rivers, and thriving wildlife
  • Immerse yourself in the city's rich Aboriginal and Japanese culture taking a Taiwanese Aboriginal cooking class
  • Visit Quingshiu Cliff, known for having a breathtaking view deck of the Pacific Ocean
  • Go to Qixingtan Beach, a beach facing the ocean where you can purchase snacks and drinks sold along the coast
  • Catch a glimpse of some whales and dolphins along the coasts of Hualien by going on a whale watching tour

Things to do in Taipei

  • Appreciate the vibrant city of Taipei at a birds-eye-view by going up the Taipei 101, the highest skyscraper in Taiwan
  • Visit the historical site of the Shilin Official Residence, once home to Chiang Kai-shek and his wife Soong Mei-ling decades ago
  • Check out Tamsui Historical Museum which is home to a cluster of cultural heritage sites in Tamsui
  • Visit Tamsui Fisherman’s Wharf, a scenic spot to catch the beautiful sunset, eat delicious seafood, and take a cruise on the Tamsui River
  • Relax your aching body at the Beitou Hot Spring at Marshal Zen Garden

Travel from Hualien County to Taipei City by bus

Heading to Taipei City from Hualien County? Find your tickets with Klook now and compare prices, schedules and journey durations at a glance.You can travel from Hualien County to Taipei City by bus as fast as ≈3h 30m, with tickets starting from just US$ 11.59.

For most days, the earliest departure is 16:30 and the latest is 16:30.Popular operators of buses from Hualien County to Taipei City include Ubus. Ubus offers tickets starting at just US$ 11.59. Or there's Ubus with departures as early as 16:30, with 1 journeys every week.Trips on buses between Hualien County and Taipei City leave from TRA Hualian Station, and head to Nangang Bus Station.Book Standard fare, Concession fare tickets for buses Hualien County to Taipei City with Klook, your all-in-one travel platform. You'll get an e-ticket to present at boarding or redeem for physical tickets.


How much do bus tickets from Hualien County to Taipei City cost?

For Hualien County to Taipei City, bus tickets start at US$ 11.59 from Ubus. Overall, prices will depend on the outbound times and ticket types.

How long does it take to travel by bus from Hualien County to Taipei City?

For Hualien County to Taipei City, it usually takes around ≈3h 30m by bus. Ubus provides the fastest trip at just ≈3h 30m.

Where can I take the bus from Hualien County to Taipei City?

You can take the bus to Taipei City at TRA Hualian Station in Hualien County.

By taking a bus from Hualien County, where will I arrive in Taipei City?

By taking a bus to Taipei City, you can arrive at Nangang Bus Station.

Which operator runs a route from Hualien County to Taipei City?

Currently, Operator operates from Hualien County to Taipei City, with around 1 departures per day.

How can I book bus tickets for Hualien County to Taipei City?

Simply choose your outbound date and time for Hualien County to Taipei City 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)