[OFFICIAL] Taiwan Guide and Taiwan related matters - Part 8

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Airport mrt to tms mrt need to walk further.

Need to walk to ximen station is far is what u meant ah?

Fastest, possibly the Taoyuan Metro.


Take the taoyuan metro express train , about 35min to tms ...
If take kuo guang bus is about 50+ min ...

Price wise not that big hor? As in im ok with bus or metro express, just want to see which one is more convenient for me like, for eg, no need squeeze or cheong for seats kind.

And taoyuan metro is at terminal 1 hor? :)
 

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Need to walk to ximen station is far is what u meant ah?

Need to walk to TMS station to get to metro then to ximen is troublesome.

Price wise not that big hor? As in im ok with bus or metro express, just want to see which one is more convenient for me like, for eg, no need squeeze or cheong for seats kind.

Bus seats are fine, no standing anyway. Metro too.

And taoyuan metro is at terminal 1 hor? :)

Taoyuan metro is at T1 and T2.
 

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i plan to use taichung as a base to do some day tours to sml, cingjing and explore the city cause last time never explore. too lazy to move here and there.

is the queue for immigration clearance at taipei airport still very long?

Good to stay and lepak in taichung. Also can haead out CheCheng by train.
Google 车程火车站


Immigration now quite okay.
My wife clear it without much hiccups today.
 

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Good to stay and lepak in taichung. Also can haead out CheCheng by train.
Google 车程火车站


Immigration now quite okay.
My wife clear it without much hiccups today.

i plan to take the airport bus to taichung after clearing immigration so hope it does not take too long. last time i took eva air and only arrived at taichung around 11pm. now i take morning flight.
 

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i plan to take the airport bus to taichung after clearing immigration so hope it does not take too long. last time i took eva air and only arrived at taichung around 11pm. now i take morning flight.
Ok.
But i will prefer hsr though.
 

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Need to walk to ximen station is far is what u meant ah?


And taoyuan metro is at terminal 1 hor? :)
aiyo

if u wanna go ximen via taoyuan metro, when u alight at taipei, dun follow the crowd and go towards the exit to taipei main station

u go to the other exit at the opp direction and go to beimen station (green line), beimen is nearer and it is also one stop away from ximen station.
it is also less crowded and u just have to follow the sign.

T1 and T2 both got taoyuan metro, if only one terminal have, tw ppl sure kpkb since it is gonna be troublesome for those using T2
 

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aiyo

if u wanna go ximen via taoyuan metro, when u alight at taipei, dun follow the crowd and go towards the exit to taipei main station

u go to the other exit at the opp direction and go to beimen station (green line), beimen is nearer and it is also one stop away from ximen station.
it is also less crowded and u just have to follow the sign.

T1 and T2 both got taoyuan metro, if only one terminal have, tw ppl sure kpkb since it is gonna be troublesome for those using T2
Their lrt that links both terminals also damn hard to access.
Unlike SG ones.
Dunno built for what purpose.
 

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Express 160NTD?
Bus 125-130NTD.

never took the mrt from airport before. planning to try it this time. how far is the stn from the airport? i know go to B2 then walk. walk how long?
 

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aiyo

if u wanna go ximen via taoyuan metro, when u alight at taipei, dun follow the crowd and go towards the exit to taipei main station

u go to the other exit at the opp direction and go to beimen station (green line), beimen is nearer and it is also one stop away from ximen station.
it is also less crowded and u just have to follow the sign.

T1 and T2 both got taoyuan metro, if only one terminal have, tw ppl sure kpkb since it is gonna be troublesome for those using T2


is green line faster than blue line (bannan) to ximen? I always take the blue line.

upon looking up google maps, it is indeed closer to ximen using ur direction. thanks!
 
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never took the mrt from airport before. planning to try it this time. how far is the stn from the airport? i know go to B2 then walk. walk how long?

Walk from airport is okay.
Just at taipei main station is further.
 

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almost 20 mins walk.....

I walk Taipei main station to beimen station almost Everyday when I’m in Taipei man. Walk at the underground shopping center exit Y27 Everyday!! The anime, toys gachapon are so fun to play when I pass by there.
 

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is green line faster than blue line (bannan) to ximen? I always take the blue line.

upon looking up google maps, it is indeed closer to ximen using ur direction. thanks!

I also take blue line, 1 stop.
 

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I walk Taipei main station to beimen station almost Everyday when I’m in Taipei man. Walk at the underground shopping center exit Y27 Everyday!! The anime, toys gachapon are so fun to play when I pass by there.

Better don't, I lost before. :s13:
 

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I walk Taipei main station to beimen station almost Everyday when I’m in Taipei man. Walk at the underground shopping center exit Y27 Everyday!! The anime, toys gachapon are so fun to play when I pass by there.

Good place.
But then, with kids, spare me!
 

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Ok lah, you will passby many shops, will always stop to see or buy things. Many foods will attract you to stop and see.
wah, mlml when drag ur luggage w many old ppl tag behind u...ish ....
 
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