General Information

General Information Taiwan situated in the heart of Asia Pacific. Many airlines fly to Taiwan making it become the perfect travel destination. Taiwan is a quality convention destination, high-quality human resources, and successful development of the capital and technology-intensive industrial sectors. With natural sceneries, convenient transportation and delicious cuisine, Taiwan will guarantee an enjoyably journey.
Access
Airport Kaohsiung International Airport Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport
Introduction Kaohsiung International Airport is an air transportation hub in southern Taiwan. It is easily accessible from the town centers. The TTY Airport is the main gateway of Taiwan. It can be accessed via over 190 non-stop and direct flights from 56 major cities throughout the world.
Proposed route 1 Time to Kaohsiung Exhibition Center
(Congress Venue): 22 minutes
  • Metro: 12 minutes
    R4 (Kaohsiung International Airport Station) to R8 (Sanduo Shopping District Station)
  • Walk: 10 minutes
Time to Kaohsiung Exhibition Center
(Congress Venue): 2 Hours 30 minutes
  • Taxi/Bus: 15/25 minutes
    Take taxi or bus No. 705 to Taoyuan High Speed Rail Station
  • Taiwan High Speed Rail: 1 Hour 40 minutes
    From Taoyuan Station to Zuoying Station 
  • Metro: 17 minutes
    R16 (Zuoying Station) to R8 (Sanduo Shopping District Station)
  • Walk: 10 minutes
Proposed route 2
Recommend
Time to Kaohsiung Exhibition Center
(Congress Venue): 25 minutes
  • Taxi: 25 minutes
Time to Kaohsiung Exhibition Center
(Congress Venue): 2 Hours 15 minutes
  • Taxi/Bus: 15/25 minutes
    Take taxi or bus No.705 to Taoyuan High Speed Rail Station
  • Taiwan High Speed Rail: 1 Hour 40 minutes
    From Taoyuan Station to Zuoying Station 
    Taxi: 15 minutes
  • Transportation Instruction
Website http://www.kia.gov.tw/English/ http://www.taoyuan-airport.com/english

    Climate During the autumn, September to November is the best time of the year to visit Taiwan, as the weather is pleasant and cool. The average temperature is around 20 °C (68 °F) to 22 °C (72 °F). It generally feels warm during the day; wearing a long-sleeve shirt is enough. In the early morning and evening, a light cardigan or jacket may be needed. Carrying an umbrella is recommended.
    Time Zone Taiwan is 8 hours ahead of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)

    Currency The currency of Taiwan is the New Taiwan Dollar (NT$). Foreign currencies can be exchanged at the banks, airport and hotels. Payment by major credit card is accepted almost everywhere around Taiwan.

    Electricity aiwan uses an electric current of 110 volts at 60 cycles. Many buildings also have 220-volt sockets.
    Visitors with appliances of different voltages are urged to bring adapters with them.
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Getting Around
  • Taiwan High Speed Railway
    The THSR goes through 11 main cities along the western part of Taiwan at the moment.
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  • Railway
    Trains on the round-the-island rail network provide extremely convenient services. Tickets may be purchased three days in advance.