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Brand New Station / modern sculptures outside

Taichung station is brand new (as at feb 2019, parts on the lower level are still under... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
neilhassall
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London, United Kingdom
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Taichung Central City Station

Not to be confused with the Taichung HSR station which is located quite a distance from the centre... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
KGB777
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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Taichung station is brand new (as at feb 2019, parts on the lower level are still under construction). The old station is just adjacent - there are of nice modern art sculptures outside too. A little ‘rough around the edges’ at night.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank neilhassall
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not to be confused with the Taichung HSR station which is located quite a distance from the centre. To get to the HSR station you have to take a local train from here. Don't expect the local trains to actually run on time though -...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank KGB777
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In walking distance you can be right in the heart of central TaiChung city. Lots of eateries , old shops and hotels around. a nice tourist attraction. The bus terminal is a stone throw away.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank juniper y
Reviewed 25 December 2018

I'm not sure where the historic part of the station is?!? All I see is the new contemporary part of the station with its light and humorous public art. Easy to access toilets, ticketing is a tad annoying because it's the ole pick a line...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bryan H
Reviewed 2 December 2018

A contrast of the old and new station. Also liked the various art pieces around the station. A good spot for photos.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

Lots of food stall and convenient store...easy to get taxi as well and staff are helpful as well. You won’t get lost as the exit are very minimal compare to Taipei metro.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank LifeWorkTravel
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

We took bus route 309 at TaiChung Rail Station to GaoMei wetland. Bus route 309 is a new direct route to GaoMei wetland.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 1 November 2018

What a way to go! When you see the original station as some people would call old opposite the new station is Brilliant. It show's the commitment that the wonderful Country of Taiwan has to the People of Taiwan and Taichung. If you have not...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Marvin H
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

It is a well reserved place where you can see the good combine of old and new architecture buildings. I wish that the government have a more keen notice on hygiene of area ( see many used bottles and rubbish there)

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank baosang
Reviewed 21 October 2018

Both the old and new Taichung Station are put side by side. What a stylish way to combine the two! Its a happy space with lots of sculpture and IG worthy spots. Don't miss it.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Simon W
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rodney6818
11 October 2018|
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Response from Cindy W | Reviewed this property |
Definitely still on going! It wont be done so soon as they are adding new platform for the new train line in future. =)
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126GlobeTraveller126
24 April 2017|
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Response from LondonMatt75 | Reviewed this property |
Plaza hotel is great value and just outside the station. I also like the holiday inn just cross the road
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