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Transportation From Taoyuan International Airport to Academia Sinica

From Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport to Taipei Main Station

There are several bus routes to choose from and operate between CKS Airport and Taipei City including downtown Taipei and Taipei Railway Station. 

Airport Buses

a. Where to buy bus tickets: Taoyuan Bus Corporation. (Fare paid on the bus)
b. Other buses: Ticket counters are located in the Arrival Passenger reception areas of both terminals, T1 & T2.
c. Terminal 1 Bus Platform: On the southwest side of the arrival passenger reception area (the 1st floor).
d. Reception Area. Terminal 2 Bus Platform: On the northeast side of the arrival passenger reception (the 1st floor).
e. One-way fare varies from NT$110 to NT$140 per adult.

 

Airport Taxi

Please print out the Chinese address of Academia Sinica Guest house and Conference venue as shown below for your need if you are taking Taxi.



50% surcharge is allowed over the fare shown on the taxi meter for journeys from Taiwan Taoyuan Airport. The average fare (plus surcharge) to Taipei is about NT$1,200. 

 

From Taipei Main Station to Nangang Station (南港站)MRT (Mass Rapid Transit) (台北捷運)

Hop on the Pannan/Blue Line (板南/藍線) at Taipei Main Station and get off at Nangang Station. (NT$30)


 

Nangang Station (南港站) to Academia Sinica Bus

A single section fare is NT$15. Pay upon boarding or getting off according to the instructions. Take bus routes 212, 270 and Blue25 and get off from the Academia Sinica stop (中央研究院). The ride will take about 10 minutes.

After arriving Academia Sinica, please walk to Humanities and Social Sciences Building (Building 24) for registration.

 

Transportation From Taipei Songshan Airport to Academia Sinica

From Songshan Airport Station to Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center Station (南港展覽館站) MRT (Mass Rapid Transit) (台北捷運)

Hop on the Neihu/Brown Line (內湖/棕線) at Songshan Airport Station and get off at Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center Station. (NT$35)

 

Taipei Nangang Exhibition Station (南港站) to Academia Sinica Bus
A single section fare is NT$15. Pay upon boarding or getting off according to the instructions. Take bus routes 306, 205, 620, 645, or 276 and get off from the Academia Sinica stop (中央研究院). The ride will take about 10 minutes.

 

After arriving Academia Sinica, please walk to Humanities and Social Sciences Building (Building 24) for registration.

Transportation From Taipei to Academia Sinica

Buses

You can take bus routes 205, 212, 270, 276, 306, 620, 645, or Blue25 from the nearest bus station to Academia Sinica, please take of at Academia Sinica stop(中央研究院)

MRT

Please get off at the Nangang Station or Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center Station and then take bus to Academia Sinica.

 

Shuttle Bus
Free shuttle buses will be operated during the conference. The tentative schedule is listed below.

1.Shuttle buses in the afternoon of November 15 and in the morning of November 16-18 (every 20-25 minutes): Nankang MRT station (Exit 2)
←→ Nangang Exhibition Center MRT station (Exit 2) ←→ HSSB, Academia Sinica
Date and Time:
November 15, 14:00-17:00
November 16, 07:00-10:00
November 17, 07:00-10:00
November 18, 07:00-10:00

2.Shuttle buses in the evening: HSSB, Academia Sinica → Nangang Exhibition Center MRT station (Exit 2)
Date and Time:
November 15, 20:30
November 16, 20:30
November 16, 21:00
November 17, 18:00
November 18, 18:15

3. Shuttle buses for Gala dinner (November 17):
HSSB, Academia Sinica → World Trade Center Club, 17:45
World Trade Center Club → Guest house, Academia Sinica, 20:30