How to go to the national park called Kenting from Taipei. There are many ways to make your way to the Hawaii of Taiwan. It is a long ride as both places are at the extremities of the country, but the scenery is definitely worth the journey.
In order for you to arrive in Kenting in the best way possible, let me breakdown the different ways you can take reach it.
Without further ado, the first mode of transport for Taipei to Kenting is:
1. HSR + Shuttle Bus: You can start by taking the HSR from Taipei to Zuoying station, one way is 1490NT$, then the shuttle bus which departs every 30 minutes. The whole trip takes roughly 3.5 hours, depending on the traffic and obstacles on the road. Tickets for the shuttle bus can be bought at Zuoying station exit 2 for the price of 400NT$ one way or 600NT$ return. Homey hostel offers a 15% discount for guests and foreigners, you only need to come to our reception and purchase your ticket from there.
2. TRA and local buses
Another way to get from Taipei to Kenting is to take the normal train (TRA) from Taipei station to Fangliao, from there you can get local buses or get a taxi all the way to Kenting. it is roughly 300NT$ less but also 2 to 3 hours longer.
The third, last way and by all means least from Taipei to Kenting is the car, you can take the freeway and drive all the way down to Kenting.