KMRT (Kaohshiung Metro) 2015-04-22
The KMRT system is the fastest means of transportation within Kaohsiung City. Although there aren't as many stops as the Taipei MRT, it is still convenient for getting around the downtown district. Since the stops pretty much cover all of Kaohsiung City's main scenic spots, travelers just need to take the MRT, and they will be able to visit all around Kaohsiung. 

 
Red Line:vertical-running route, starts from Gangshan South Station and terminates at Siaogang Station. 
Orange Line: horizontal-running route, starts from Sizihwan Station and terminates at Daliao Staton. 

Short-Term Ticket
One-Way Ticket: 
Applicable for:Travelers who will not be riding the MRT or bus more than 5 times in one day. 
Price:20-60 NTD.
Sales location:Automatic machines at every MRT station. 
Validity:Valid only during the date of sale. 
Usage:Swipe at the sensor when entering a station,  insert into the ticket gate when exiting. 
Note:10 people or above can buy group tickets, and receive 20% discount.
 
One Day Ticket 
Applicable for:Travelers who will be riding the MRT multiple times in one day. 
Price:150 NTD a ticket, only one person may use it at a time. During the period of validity, there is no limit on how many times a user can ride on the MRT. 
Sales location:Can be purchased at a MRT station's service counter. 
Validity:Valid only during the date of sale. 
Note:Need to swipe when entering and exiting. 
 
Two Day Ticket
Applicable for:Travelers who will be riding the MRT multiple times within the valid period. 
Price:250 NTD a ticket, only one person may use it at a time. 
Sales location:Can be purchased at a MRT station's service counter. 
Validity:Starting from the date of sale, and valid until the end of the second day. 
Note:Need to swip when entering and exiting. 

From time to time, Kaohsiung Transit will offer discount tickets for HSR, bus and ferry rides, as well as admission tickets for scenic spots, it's quite the bargain. 
 
One-Way Ticket for Bicycle Carry-Ons: 
Applicable target:Suitable for travelers who are carrying bicycles onboard while riding the MRT. 
Price:100 NTD a ticket, 60 NTD for discounts. 
Sales location:Can be purchased at a MRT station's service counter. 
Validity:Valid only during the date of sale, usage starts the moment the bicycle enters the station. 
Usage:Station staff will open the group ticket gate for you to pass through. When you exit a station, station staff will collect your ticket. 

 








 





i Pass Card:
If you will be traveling in Kaohsiung and Taiwan's many towns for more than 5 days, it is suggested that you purchase a i Pass Card. 
In addition to enjoying 15 percent off when riding the Kaohsiung MRT, as well as riding the Kaohsiung bus for free or receiving a 12 NTD discount, it can also be used to ride the bus in Taipei City, New Taipei City, Keelung City, Taichung City, Tainan City, and many other forms of transportation. It can be used as a form of payment at convenient stores. 
At certain restaurants, stores, or scenic spots where tickets are needed, paying by i Pass will give you a more favorable price. 

Sales location:Can be purchased at a MRT station service window or convenience store. 
Value-adding location:Any MRT station service window, automatic value-adding machines, or convenience stores. 

Important Stops: 
R22A Ciaotou Sugar Refinery : Ciaotou Sugar Refinery, Ten Drum Cultural Park. 
R16 Zuoying : Lotus Pond, HSR Zuoying Station.
R14 Kaohsiung Arena : Kaohsiung Arena, Hanshin Arena Department Store, Ruifeng Night Market. 
R13 Aozihdi : Art Gallery, Love River. 
R10/ O5 Formosa Boulevard : Liuhe Night Market. 
R9 Central Park: Xinjuejiang Commercial District, Central Park. 
R8 Sanduo Shopping District: Sanduo Shopping District, Dayuanbai 
R7 Shihjia (Labor Park) : Creative Area. 
R6 Kaisyuan : Dream Mall  (with shuttle bus) , Kaisyuan Night Market, Jinzuan Night Market. 
 
O1 Sizihwan : Gushan Ferry Station, Sizihwan, Nation Sun Yat-sen University. 
O2 Yangchengpu : Movie Hall, Pier No.2 , Love River, Love Pier. 
O4 City Council : Love River Boarding. 
O7 Culture Center : Culture Center, Datong Department Store, National Kaohsiung Normal University. 
O10 Weiwuying :Weiwuying National Kaohsiung Center for the Arts. 
O13 Dadong : Dadong Arts Center.
 
Transfer: 
Kaohsiung Station:Can transfer for the railway (Kaohsiung Railway Station) 
Zuoying Station:Can transfer for the railway (New Zuoying Railway Staion) and HSR ( HSR New Zuoying Station)
Sizihwan Station:Can transfer for the ferry (Gushan Ferry Station) 
Kaohsiung International Airport Station:Can transfer for flights (Kaohsiung Xiaogang International Airport)