From Taipei to Kaohsiung
By Taiwan High Speed Rail (HSR):
Take Taiwan High Speed Rail (HSR) from Taipei Main Station to HSR Zuoying Station (travel time: about 1.5-2 hrs/ fare: about TWD 1500). Visitors may connect to downtown Kaohsiung City area simply by taking a short KRT ride from the (R16) KRT Zuoying Station.
For more information on high speed rail schedule, please visit the official website of Taiwan High Speed Rail (HSR)
Take train from Taipei Main Station to Kaohsiung Main Station (travel time: about 4.5-6hrs/ fare: about TWD 800-900). Visitors may connect to other Kaohsiung areas simply by taking a short KRT ride from the KRT Kaohsiung Main Station.
For more information on train schedule, please visit the official website of Taiwan Railways.
Take bus from Taipei Bus Station (adjacent to the Taipei Main Station) to Kaohsiung (travel time 5-6 hrs/ fare: TWD 400-700).
For more information on bus schedule and ticketing, please visit the official website of Taipei Bus Station(currently only available in Mandarin).
Note: Time/fares might be adjusted without prior notices.
From Kaohsiung to Kenting
Travelers may take a 1.5-2hr bus ride (King Bus (KuoKuang Bus)/Pingtung Bus/Kaohsiung Bus) from the HSR Zuoying Station or Kaohsiung Main Station to Kenting area.
9189 Kenting Express Line Kaohsiung HSR Zuoying Station – Kenting
9188 Bus THSR Zuoying Station – Kaohsiung Main Station – Eluanbi
9117 Bus Kaohsiung Main Station – Kenting