2002 Taipei International Statistical Symposium
The current exchange rate is 1 US dollar to about 35 NT (New Taiwan currency), varying according to the market.
1 . CKS Airport <--> Academia Sinica:
By taxi: It costs about NT$1,300-1,400.
By bus: CKS Airport <--> Taipei Main (Railway) Station
The journey time is about 1 hour in moderate traffic.
Taiwan Bus Corp. (Kuokuang Line): It costs about NT$110.
Toward You Air Bus: It costs about NT$100.
And transfer bus No. 205, 212, 276 to Academia Sinica.
2 . Taipei Main (Railway) Station <--> Academia Sinica
It costs about NT$375-425. The rate for taxi is NT$70 for the first 1.5 kilometers and NT$5 for each additional 350 meters. A 20% surcharge is added between 11 P.M. and 6 A.M.
Bus fee is NT$15 within the same district and is NT$30 for crossing district. For example, Taipei Main Station to Academia Sinica is NT$30. It can be reached by No. 205, 212, 276.
It costs NT $25 for Taipei Main Station <--> Kunyang Station and take buses No. 212, 270 or Blue 25.
Kunyang Station <--> Academia Sinica: Bus fare is NT$15.
It is offered at the counter of Activity Center, Academia Sinica.
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