Transportation

01By car

South bound: Take National Highway No. 1 to Beigang Road / 159 County Road towards the Western District. Take Exit 264 - Chiayi Exit on National Highway No. 1. Take THSR Boulevard / Taiwan 18 Line and Gugong Boulevard to the destination of Taibao City.


North bound: Take National Highway No. 1 towards Section 2 of Xuefu Road / Chiayi 45 Township Road in Chiayi County. Take Exit 14 on Taiwan 82 Line. Continue to take Chiayi 45 Township Road to the destination of Taibao City.


Parking information: Two parking lots are available at North Entrance and South Entrance with a total of 355 parking spaces for cars (including 10 accessible spaces for visitors with disabilities), 218 parking spaces for motorbikes (including 5 accessible spaces for visitors with disabilities) and 70 parking spaces for bikes. The car is charged NT$30 per hour, with a maximum of NT$150 per day. The motorbike is charged NT$10 each.

02Public Transportation

THSR Chiayi Station:

From Exit 2, take Bus 106, 166, 168, 7235, Taiwan Tourist Shuttle 33, or Yellow 9 to the NPM Southern Branch stop. Or take Bus 105 to the NPM Southern Branch North stop, and walk about 2 minutes to the North Entrance of the Museum.

From Exit 3, take the free shuttle car to the Museum, available daily from Tuesday to Sunday between 08:45 am and 06:15 pm.


Chiayi Railway Station:

From Rear Station Exit, take BRT 7211 or 7212 to THSR Chiayi Station, and go to THSR Chiayi Station Exit 2 for transfer bus to the NPM Southern Branch.

From Front Station Exit, take Bus 106 to the NPM Southern Branch stop. Or take Bus 7303, 7320, or 7326 to the NPM Southern Branch North stop, and walk about 2 minutes to the North Entrance of the Museum.

03Museum Shuttle Services

Museum Shuttle Bus

Unlimited rides, approx. 20 min per trip, bus stops: S1 Visitor Center, S2 Bus Transit, S3 East Entrance, S4 Art Theater, S5 Festival Garden, S6 Museum (From Visitor Center to Museum: approx. 15 min.)


Accessible Shuttle Bus

For wheelchair shuttle services, please contact the Visitor Center at +886-(0)5-3627568, or ask the staff at the entrance of Temporary Exhibition Hall.

04Leaving the Museum

Take the free shuttle car at the entrance of the Temporary Exhibition Hall to THSR Chiayi Station.

Take bus at S2 Bus Transit stop to THSR Chiayi Station.

Take bus at the NPM Southern Branch North stop to Chiayi Railway Station or THSR Chiayi Station.


※For further transportation information, please refer to the traffic guide at the official website of the Southern Branch of the National Palace Museum at: https://south.npm.gov.tw/Visit/Traffic.