Hsinchu to Taipei Train

Fast and modern trains are one of the best ways to get from Hsinchu to Taipei. There are several travel classes available on the high-speed trains between the cities, fast travel times (about 35 minutes), and an extensive timetable with up to 27 departures daily.

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79 kilometers

Travel time

Travel time

31 minutes

Trains per day

Daily Departures


Reverse route

Reverse Route

Hsinchu to Taipei Train Schedule

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*The information is subject to change. Planning a rail journey in South Korea? Check current Hsinchu - Tampei train timetable.


Hsinchu to Taipei Railway Route Map

The train stations in Hsinchu and Taipei are conveniently located near the city centers and are connected to the public transportation system, so getting around is very convenient. It is important to take the time to review the route map, to check the price list, and to book your ticket before you depart. Tickets can be purchased online, at the station, or through mobile apps, making it easy to secure your seat ahead of time. Additionally, the THSR offers a variety of ticket options, including early bird discounts and flexible passes, catering to different travel needs and budgets.

For international travelers, signage and announcements are available in multiple languages, ensuring a smooth and stress-free travel experience. Lastly, amenities such as clean restrooms, waiting lounges, and luggage storage facilities at the stations add to the overall convenience and comfort of traveling on Taiwan's high-speed rail.

Train from Hsinchu to Taipei: What You Need to Know

Tips to Buy Train Tickets

  • Book in Advance
    ​Discount train tickets are usually released before departure. Typically, schedules are announced three months in advance since individual schedules are usually scheduled 12 weeks ahead.
  • Be Flexible​
    For cost-effective train travel, look for alternate dates and times. There may still be a better selection of tickets on offer at other dates and times, so keep an eye out.

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