Transportation

Explore the city the way you want to

Shangri-La's Far Eastern Plaza Hotel, Tainan's convenient location puts the visitor within walking distance of the city's main railway and bus stations.

Tainan's domestic airport and Taiwan High Speed Railway (THSR) station are just a 15-minute and 25-minute drive away respectively. Kaohsiung International Airport is a 60 to 90-minute drive, depending on traffic conditions.

Taxis

Taxis are plentiful and inexpensive. Flag fall is approximately USD 2.50 for the first kilometre and about USD 0.20 for each kilometre thereafter.

Public Transit

Bus 

In the centre, the city bus is often the best transit option. The railway station is about a three-minute walk from the hotel.

The Tainan City Tourism and Recreational Bus includes two lines of service and operates on Saturdays, Sundays and National Holidays. These routes take the visitor directly to the main spots of historic interest, shopping areas and parks.

Complimentary Shuttle

The hotel also runs a complimentary shuttle service to the Science Park.

Local Climate
Month High Low
Jan 23ºC 13ºC
Feb 23ºC 14ºC
Mar 26ºC 17ºC
Apr 28ºC 20ºC
May 30ºC 23ºC
Jun 31ºC 24ºC
Jul 31ºC 25ºC
Aug 31ºC 25ºC
Sep 31ºC 23ºC
Oct 30ºC 22ºC
Nov 27ºC 19ºC
Dec 25ºC 16ºC