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Taichung Airport Guide

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Airport Overview

To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down of what to expect during your time at Taichung Airport.

What to Expect

  • There are two terminals. T1 houses domestic, Taiwanese flights; T2 is home to international flights to Mainland China, Korea, Japan, and Vietnam.
  • Free WiFi is available. See WiFi in the airport guide below.

Where to Sleep

  • As of May 2017, we have no reviews from travellers who have used this airport. Write a review to help future travellers!
  • For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels within 15 minutes of the airport, though they do not provide airport shuttle service. See our Airport Hotel section below for more info.

Good to Know

  • Economy class travellers can pay to access one of airport lounges. See our Airport Lounges section for locations, hours, and rates.

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Taichung Airport Information

In this guide we may refer to locations as "landside" and "airside". Landside is the public area of the terminal located in the non-secure zone, before security. Airside is the secure area of the terminal that you must reach by going through security.

Airport Lounges

Pay-per-use, Single Visit Passes & Lounge Memberships

Regardless of what class of service you are flying, there is a lounge that you can enter through a lounge membership program. Visit the individual lounge page for more details about the lounge itself and to also find out how you can gain lounge access with just an economy class ticket!

  • More Premium Lounge - Location: International Terminal, Airside. Lounge Access: Lounge membership programs.

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Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Taichung Airport does not appeal to you, these are some of the closest hotels to the airport:

  • Capital Hotel - (15 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle.
  • Taichung Harbor Hotel - (15 minutes from the airport) Airport shuttle service is available, booking required, it appears that the daily drop off at 2:00PM is free, all other options/times are NT$2500.

To find a cheap room, there is a list of hotel deals in Taichung on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price.

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Airport WiFi / Internet

Free WiFi is available at Taichung Airport. There is also an internet zone set up with 5 computers in the waiting lounge on the 3rd Floor International Terminal beside the Children’s Play Area.

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More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport

  • Art in the Airport - The airport features some impressive pieces of art, mostly centered around aviation. Look way up.
  • ATMs / Cash Machines - Available on the first floor of the domestic terminal, and on the first and second floors of the international terminal.
  • Car Rentals - Yes, see our Airport Transportation section below.
  • Children's Area - Yes, International Terminal, 3F beside the Internet/Computer Room.
  • Currency Exchange - International Terminal, Arrival Hall, open 6:00AM- 11:00PM • International Terminal, Arrival Baggage Claim Zone, open 9:00AM - 4:00PM.
  • Duty Free & Shopping - Duty free shops are located on the third floor of the international terminal, airside, and in the immigration clearance corridor, second floor of the international terinal, airside. Hours: 6:00AM - 11:00PM.
  • Food & Drinks - Options are available in both terminals, there are no 24 hour options.
  • Information Desk - Domestic Terminal, center of 1st Floor (Hours: 6:00AM - last flight) • International Terminal, center of 1st Floor (Hours: 5:30AM - 11:00AM).
  • Luggage Storage & Lockers - Lockers are available for rent, International Terminal beside the check-in counter, available 6:00AM - 11:00PM. Rates: Big Locker: NT50 for 3 hours and Small Locker: NT30 for 3 hours, see car rental service counter if coins are required.
  • Luggage Wrapping - Luggage wrapping is available in the Departure Hall of International Terminal, between the international and domestic terminals. Hours: 8:30AM - 8:30PM. Rates: Small and medium sized baggage - NT50; large baggage - NT80.
  • Medical Services - Domestic Terminal, beside the Information Desk, hours 5:30AM - 11:30PM • International Terminal, opposite the convenience store, hours 5:30AM - 11:30PM.
  • Mobile Charging - Yes, 1st and 3rd floor of the Domestic Terminal and International Terminal.
  • Nursing Rooms - Yes, available throughout the airport.
  • Reading Bars - Looking for something to read, head to the “shared book reading bars” located in both terminals, take a book or leave a book.
  • Rest Zones - Not available.
  • Showers - Not available.

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Airport Hours

The airport is open from 6:00AM until the last flight. Sleeping in the airport overnight is not possible.

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Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


Several local and regional bus lines serve the airport. Buses stop in the parking lot next to the south end of the terminal.

Car Rentals

Car rentals are available onsite in the northwest wing of the International Terminal. At the time of this update, no further information is available.


Metered taxis are readily available for hire at the B1 exit of the Export Area, along the traffic lane.

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Last Updated: 10 November 2017

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