Taipei Airport Guide
- Full name: Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport
- Location: The airport is situated about 24 miles (38km) southwest of Taipei city centre.
- Time: Local time is GMT +8.
Tel: +886 3 2733728.
- Transfer to the City:
Several bus companies provide services to Taipei and other destinations around Taiwan. The journey to Taipei takes about 55 minutes. Travellers can buy tickets at counters in the arrivals section, and the bus platforms are located outside the terminals.
Buses depart from the airport roughly every 20 minutes. Metered taxis are available 24 hours a day, but are more expensive. Also, there's a shuttle bus to the high-speed rail service that connects travellers to various stations in the city.
Travellers can find English-speaking assistance at a Visitor's Desk in the Arrivals hall.
- Car rental:
Car rental service counters are located in the Arrivals lobby of both terminals.
The airport's banks have bureaux de change and ATMs. Travellers will also find a post office, wifi, information desks, and a tourist-services desk.
Both terminals have Asian and Western-food outlets, as well as bars and restaurants. There is ample duty-free shopping, with several boutiques stocking a wide range of goods. A business lounge offers VIP service, and there are good facilities for the disabled.
Plentiful parking is available. It is free for the first half hour, thereafter rates start at TWD 30 for 60 minutes and TWD 20 per half hour thereafter. The daily rate is TWD 490.
- Website: www.taoyuan-airport.com