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Look for the lime green color and the "i" for information. The day we inquired we were given very... read more

Reviewed December 22, 2018
Bryan H
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Portland, Oregon
Always crowded

You can see shangrila hotel from the station. This station is not very big, so you can't lost here... read more

Reviewed March 19, 2018
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No.4 Sec 2 Beimen Road, East District, Tainan, Taiwan
East District/ Yongkang District
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Reviewed September 22, 2019

This station is the transportation center in Tainan that connects with other cities in Taiwan.There is a connecting tunnel where the exit is a bus stop in almost directions in Tainan. Station with two platforms built since 1900 still retain the shape of the old...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Ranijapantraveller
Reviewed March 27, 2019

Small and old station. atmosphere is good. but this station don't have an escalator or lift. If you have a heavy, large package, you will have a hard time climbing the stairs.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank yvtr38
Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

There's a man who lives in the station. His fiancee was supposed to meet him there in the 1980s, but she never showed up. He's still there waiting for her. Very interesting place to meet people like him there.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 22, 2018

Look for the lime green color and the "i" for information. The day we inquired we were given very good directions for both an ATM machine and a bus stop. The ticket sellers speak fine English and were helpful in what I needed to get...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank Bryan H
Reviewed December 20, 2018

Tainan Station is the old-fashioned, low-speed/commuter (TRA) train hub for trains bound for numerous points North and South. Despite sleek new modern signage in both English amd Chinese, this station (especially the Rear Station entrance nearest to the Shangri-la Hotel) is not at all traveler...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank ThomasM2978
Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

Many modern trains stop here. But the station remains behind time. Indeed, the station itself is a historical monument. Right now the innovation work is in progress, and in 2021 we can see a totally innovated station.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank kimitakas
Reviewed March 19, 2018 via mobile

You can see shangrila hotel from the station. This station is not very big, so you can't lost here. It only have 2 platform so it's easy to take :)

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank ivanao480
Reviewed February 7, 2018

Any guy who is a guy loves trains. The museum was cool and I took a nice poster home and had it farmed. It's really fun to see all the old engines

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Flying_Texan
Reviewed January 21, 2018

Plenty of English signs at this hotel. Also a couple of bus companies across the road from it. Toilets and waiting area.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Ray M
Reviewed December 1, 2017

I stayed at the ShangriLa hotel in Tainan which is directly accross the street from the Tainan train station. Typically I take a taxi to/from work each day and put up with the bumper to bumper traffic in Tainan. I tried the trian and was...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank jimb0716
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East District/ Yongkang District
This district is suitable for settling down. The
Tainan Train Station is situated in this district and
the transport hub. Behind the train station stands the
tallest building in Tainan. There are department
stores and hotels surrounding the station.
Furthermore, the National Cheng Kung University and
its green area cover a vast area of land. The
district, therefore, sends out an academic, yet
...More
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