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Shangri-La's Far Eastern Plaza Hotel :

Shangri-La's Far Eastern Plaza Hotel, Tainan is Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts' second luxury property in Taiwan. Located in the heart of downtown Tainan, it is the finest international deluxe Tainan luxury hotel in southern Taiwan. This luxury Tainan hotel provides guests with first-rate facilities and services, as well as signature Shangri-La hospitality.


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TRAVEL

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Airplanes are the major tools of transportation to Taiwan. There are two international airports in Taiwan. One is Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport, located in Taoyuan County, approximately 300 kilometers from Tainan, and takes 90 minutes by Taiwan High Speed Rail (THSR) or 3.5 hours by car/bus to Tainan City. Another is Kaohsiung International Airport, which is located in Kaohsiung City, approximately 50 kilometers to Tainan.

Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport to Tainan City

Option A: By Taiwan High Speed Rail (THSR)

Taoyuan International Airport >>> THSR Taoyuan Station >>> THSR Tainan Station >>> Tainan Railway Station >>> Shangri-La Hotel

1. Taoyuan International Airport >>> THSR Taoyuan Station

  •  In the airport, locate United Highway Bus counter and purchase a bus ticket of U-BUS Line [705] to THSR Taoyuan Station. The fare is $30 NTD and take about 20 minute.
  •  You can also take taxi to THSR Taoyuan Station. The fare is about $350 NTD.

2.  THSR Taoyuan Station >>> THSR Tainan Station [MAP]

The journey will take about 83 minutes. Please check here for the schedule and fare.

3.  THSR Tainan Station >>> Tainan Railway Station

In the THSR Tainan Station, follow the direction to take Taiwan Railway Shuttle Train (ShaLun Line) to Tainan Railway Station. The fare is $25 NTD and it takes about 20 minutes.

4.  Tainan Railway Station >>> Shangri-La Hotel

At Tainan Railway Station, exit the station via the Rear Exit and the Shangri-La Hotel is right across the street.

 

Option B: By Taiwan Railway Train

Taoyuan International Airport >>> Taipei Railway Station >>> Tainan Railway Station >>> Shangri-La Hotel

1. Taoyuan International Airport >>> Taipei Railway Station

In the airport, locate Kuo-kuang Motor Transport counter and purchase a bus ticket of Kuo-kuang Line [1840] to Taipei Railway Station. The fare is about $125 NTD and take about 55 minutes.

2. Taipei Railway Station>>> Tainan Railway Station

The journey will take 4~6 hours, and the fare is $480~741 NTD, depending on the types of the train. Please check here for the information of the train schedule.

3.  Tainan Railway Station >>> Shangri-La Hotel

At Tainan Railway Station, exit the station via the Rear Exit and the Shangri-La Hotel is right across the street.

 

Taiwan Kaohsiung International Airport to Tainan City

Kaohsiung International Airport >>> Kaohsiung Railway Station >>> Tainan Railway Station >>> Shangri-La Hotel

Option A: By Taiwan Railway Train

1.  Kaohsiung International Airport >>> Kaohsiung Railway Station [MAP]

Take Kaohsiung Rapid Transit (KRT) to Kaohsiung Railway Station. The fare is about $35 NTD.

2.  Kaohsiung Railway Station >>> Tainan Railway Station

Take the train to Tainan. The journey will take 30~50 minutes, and the fare is about $69-107 NTD, depending on the types of the train. Please check here for the information of the train schedule.

3.  Tainan Railway Station >>> Shangri-La Hotel

At Tainan Railway Station, exit the station via the Rear Exit and the Shangri-La Hotel is right across the street.

Option B: By Taxi

You can also take taxi from Kaohsiung International Airport to Shangri-La Hotel in Tainan city. It takes about 1 hour and 20 minutes and the fare is about $1700 NTD.

 

($1 USD = $33 NTD)