Useful Links for Travelers 2015-05-27
※Have a question about life in Taiwan? Call 0800-024-111, 24 hours, toll-free.
 
※Weather Forcasts http://www.cwb.gov.tw/V7e/forecast/

※Taipei Metro Information:
1.Route Map
http://english.metro.taipei/ct.asp?xItem=1056373&CtNode=70241&mp=122036
2.Stations Allowing Bikes on the Metro
http://english.metro.taipei/ct.asp?xItem=89829374&CtNode=70246&mp=122036
3.Timetable
http://english.metro.taipei/ct.asp?xItem=1056375&CtNode=70242&mp=122036
4.Taipei Bus Information & Transit System
http://5284.taipei.gov.tw/DyBUS.aspx?Lang=En

※Taoyuan International Airport (about one-hour drive to Taipei)
1.Flight Information:
http://www.taoyuan-airport.com/english/flight
2.Transportation:
 -Buses - http://www.taoyuan-airport.com/english/Buses/
 -Shuttle Bus to High Speed Rail - http://www.taoyuan-airport.com/english/hight-speed-rail
 -Taxi - http://www.taoyuan-airport.com/english/taxi
 -Car Rental - https://www.easyrent.com.tw/English/Rental_Rates.html
 
※Taipei Songshan (international & domestic) Airport (located in downtown Taipei) - http://www.tsa.gov.tw/tsa/en/home.aspx
1.Real-time Flight Information - http://www.tsa.gov.tw/tsa/en/flights.aspx?id=1013&airFlyLine=1#
2.Transportation - http://www.tsa.gov.tw/tsa/en/page.aspx?id=1056
 -MRT (recommended) - http://www.tsa.gov.tw/tsa/en/page.aspx?id=1061
 -Car Rental (with English website) - VIP Car Rental / CAR PLUS / HOTAI Leasing & Rental / ORIX Auto Leasing Taiwan / Chailease Auto Rental
 
※International Airlines - http://www.taoyuan-airport.com/english/Airlines/
 
※Domestic Airlines:
1.TransAsia 復興航空(fu xing hang kong) - http://www.tna.com.tw/en/
Taipei (TSA) / Taichung(RMQ) / Kaohsiung(KHH) / Hualien(HUN) / Taoyuan(TPE)
2.Uni Air 立榮航空(li rong hang kong) - https://www.uniair.com.tw/uniairec/index1.aspx
Note: They do NOT have an English site.
Taipei (TSA) / Taichung (RMQ) / Chiayi (CYI) / Tainan (TNN) / Kaohsiung (KHH) / Taitung (TTT) /  Kinmen (KNH) / Makung (MZG) / Nangan, Matsu (LZN) / Beigan, Matsu (MFK) / Hengchun, Pingtung (HCN)
3.Far Eastern Air Transport 遠東航空 (yuan dong hang kong) - http://www.fat.com.tw/index/index.aspx
Makung (MZG) / Kinmen (KNH)
4.Mandarin Airlines 華信航空 (hua xin hang kong) - http://www.mandarin-airlines.com/index/index.html
Taipei (TSA) / Taichung(RMQ) / Kaohsiung(KHH) / Hualien(HUN) / Taitung (TTT) /  Kinmen (KNH) / Makung (MZG)
5.Daily Air 德安航空 (deh an hang kong) - http://www.dailyair.com.tw (no English booking site)
Calling maybe is more possible (07)801-4711 (08:00~17:00)
Kaohsiung to Wang An (Penghu) / Kaohsiung to Qi Mei (Penghu) / Makung (Penghu) to Qi Mei (Penghu) / Taitung to Lanyu (Orchid Island) / Taitung to Lyudao (Green Island) / Wang An (Penghu) to Kaohsiung / Qi Mei (Penghu) to Kaohsiung / Qi Mei (Penghu) to Makung (Penghu) / Lanyu (Orchid Island) to Taitung / Lyudao (Green Island) to Taitung
 
※Taipei U-bike (city bicycle rental) - http://www.youbike.com.tw
 
※Kaohsiung Metro Information:
1.Route Map: http://www.krtco.com.tw/en/StationGuide_map.aspx
2.Timetable: http://www.krtco.com.tw/en/guide_FirstandLastTrain.aspx
3.Real-Time Bus Information System: http://122.146.229.210/bus/RealRoute.aspx?Lang=En

※Kaohsiung international Airport
1.Flight Information - http://www.kia.gov.tw/english/e_content/information.asp
2.Public Transportation:
 -Buses - http://www.kia.gov.tw/english/e_content/e_traffic-7.asp
 -Metro - http://www.krtco.com.tw/en/StationGuide_map.aspx
 -No need to waste your time looking at other information for public transportation. 
 
※Kaohsiung C-bike (city bicycle rental) - http://www.c-bike.com.tw
 
※Living in Taiwan - http://iff.immigration.gov.tw/iffwelcome.asp