Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport To Academia Sinica

By Taxi:
Taxis queue outside the Arrival Halls of both Terminal Ι and Terminal II of Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport. Airport taxis charge according to the meter plus a 50% surcharge (highway tolls not included). Typical fare to Taipei downtown is around NT$1,100. From the Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport, you may take a taxi directly to Academia Sinica for around NT$ 1,700.

Airport Directions(Please download the file and show it to the taxi driver)

By Taiwan High Speed Rail:
Take U Bus (統聯) from Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport to Taiwan High Speed Rail Station(Taoyuan station)( NT$30), then get on the High speed rail (Taoyuan to Taipei) adult single fares vary is about NT$ 160, the journey time is about 20 minutes, get off at Taipei station, then you can take Taxi / MRT / City Bus / Train, please check following information ( Getting to Academia Sinica from Taipei City) for your reference.

By Bus:
Ticketing: Tickets sold at bus counters.
Terminal 1 bus pickup point: Bus pickup zone at B1 Arrivals.
Terminal 2 bus pickup point: Bus pickup zone at the northeast arcade of the 1st floor Arrivals lobby.
Kuo-Kuang Motor Transport - Kuokuang Line
1843 to Nangang Exhibition Center
Category Information
Fare full fare 115 / half fare 55 / round-trip 200.
Intervals 45-65 (minutes).
Stop name for more information.
Business hours Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport 06:20-23:20,
Nangang Exhibition Center 05:00-23:00.
Trip length 80 minutes.

*You may get off at Nangang Exhibition Center and then take a taxi to Academia
Sinica for approximately NT$120.

Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport To Taipei city:

By Taxi
Taxis on the north side of the arrival area of Terminal 1 and the south side of the arrival area of Terminal 2 of Taoyuan International Airport are certified by the Airport Police Bureau and provide first-rate taxi services.
Taxis are available 24 hours a day. A ride to Taipei City costs around NT$1,100.

By Bus
Taiwan Bus Corp. (Kuogong Line):
to Taipei Railway Station and Taipei Sung Shan Airport. You may get off at either stop and then take a taxi to Academia Sinica for approximately NT$300.
to ZhongXiao-FuXing MRT Station. If you only have light packages, this is a good way to save money. You can get off at ZhongXiao-FuXing MRT Station, take MRT “Blue Line” and get off at the terminal stop “Kunyang”. Walk out the station and take a taxi to Academia Sinica for about NT$120.
Toward You Air Bus:
to ZhongXiao-FuXing MRT Station, Hyatt Hotel & Far Eastern Hotel. Get off at one of the above stops and take a taxi from there to Academia Sinica for around NT$220.
Fe Go Express:
to Taipei Sung Shan Airport. Take a taxi from Sung Shan Airport to Academia Sinica for around NT$300. take MRT “Blue Line” and get off at the terminal stop “Kunyang”. Walk out the station and take a taxi to Academia Sinica for about NT$120.

By Train
Taoyuan International Airport --- Taoyuan Station --- Taipei Station
Taoyuan buses:
Shuttles between Taoyuan Railway Station and Taoyuan International Airport. The railway bus stop is Fuxing Station. Adult: NT$45. Children: NT$23.
Runs between Taoyuan Train Station and Taiepi Train Station Tzu-Chiang Class NT$69. Chu-Kuang Class NT$53. Local Train NT$44.

Taipei City To Academia Sinica:

By Taxi:
If you can’t speak Chinese, please show this text to the driver:
Taipei Directions(Please download the file)

By City Bus:
205, 212, 212-Straight Line, 270, 270 (Shuttle), 276, 306, 306 (Shuttle), 620, 645, 645(Extended), S1, S12, S12 (Shuttle), S5, BL25, get off at Academia Sinica stop. Tickets: Coin: One-segment ticket, regular NT$15; Two-segment ticket, regular NT$30; Three-segment, NT$45. Most passengers will only need a One-segment ticket. The bus driver will notify you if you need to pay more for a Two or Three-segment ticket. Note: Be sure to have the exact ticket amount as buses will not give change.
EasyCard: Gently sweep card over the sensor area marked by the EasyCard logo (or insert token into the slot) on the ticket reader. The beep you hear indicates that credit corresponding to the ticket amount has been deducted from your card.
Taking the bus
Passengers can get on and off a bus from the front or back door. Please check to see if passengers must pay before or after the bus ride.

1. Take Blue Line (Bannan Line) to Nankang Station (Exit 2), then take bus 212, 270 or Blue 25 to Academia Sinica Stop.
2. Take Blue Line (Bannan Line) to Nankang Exhibition Center Station (Exit 2), then take bus 205, 212, 276, 306, 620, 645, 679, minibus 1, minibus 5, or minibus 12 to Academia Sinica Stop
Hours: 06:00 ~ 24:00

1. Ticket
Ticket Description

IC Single-Journey Ticket-1

Single-Journey Ticket Good for one passenger, one journey. Can be bought from ticket vending machines at Metro stations. Valid only on the day of issue. Usage: Place tickets over the sensor area (marked with the Single-Journey Ticket logo) at a gate. When it beeps or an arrow shows, the gate will open to let passengers pass through. Tickets will be retrieved when you exit at your destination.

One-Day Pass

One-Day Pass Fare: NT$150. A One-Day Pass is valid for unlimited Taipei Metro rides from first use until the end of service in a single day. It is only valid for one passenger each time. The price of a One-Day Pass does not include a refundable deposit. This One-Day Pass cannot be value-added. Usage: Place the card over the EasyCard logo at a gate. When it beeps or an arrow appears, the gate will open to let passengers pass through.
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TaipeiPass One-day Pass NT$180 One-day Pass (Gondola version)NT$250 Two-day Pass NT$310 Three-day Pass NT$440 Five-day Pas NT$700 ※1-day pass (Gondola version) with unlimited rides on Taipei Metro and associated bus services. Allows 3 trips on Maokong Gondola.

2. Taking the MRT:
Once you have your token, insert token into the slot on the ticket reader.  You can enter or exit the station after the beep.

Location and Map of Academia Sinica

Map from Airport to Academia Sinica

Location of Academia Sinica in Taipei

Map of Academia Sinica
Academia Sinica E-Map (ASCC GIS provides)
Academia Sinica E-Map(quote:Google Maps)