College Student Discounts (Domestic College Only)

大學生優惠

Eligibility requirements

Those who are currently enrolled in a domestic university/college in Taiwan are eligible (Passengers who are eligible must present a valid student ID card when boarding).

Available period

2018/9/1 ~ 2019/6/30

Applicable Trains

2018/10/8~10/31

2018/11/1~12/27
(Except 2018/11/23~11/26)


 

Discount Fare Chart

University/College Student Discounts – 50% Discount and 30% Discount Fare Chart
Station Nangang Taipei Banqiao Taoyuan Hsinchu Miaoli Taichung Changhua Yunlin Chiayi Tainan Zuoying
Nangang - 20 35 100 165 240 375 435 485 560 695 765
Taipei 25 - 20 80 145 215 350 410 465 540 675 745
Banqiao 45 25 - 65 130 200 335 395 450 525 660 730
Taoyuan 140 110 90 - 65 140 270 335 390 460 595 665
Hsinchu 230 200 180 90 - 70 205 270 320 395 530 600
Miaoli 335 300 280 195 95 - 135 195 250 320 460 530
Taichung 525 490 465 375 285 185 - 65 115 190 325 395
Changhua 605 570 550 465 375 270 90 - 55 125 265 335
Yunlin 675 650 630 545 445 350 160 75 - 75 210 280
Chiayi 780 755 735 640 550 445 265 175 105 - 140 205
Tainan 970 945 920 830 740 640 455 370 290 195 - 70
Zuoying 1,070 1,040 1,020 930 840 740 550 465 390 285 95 -

The fares shown in the blue section are those with a 30% discount | the fares shown in the red section are those with a 50% discount

University/College Student Discounts – 15% Discount Fare Chart
Station Nangang Taipei Banqiao Taoyuan Hsinchu Miaoli Taichung Changhua Yunlin Chiayi Tainan Zuoying
Nangang - -                    
Taipei 30 -                    
Banqiao 55 30 -                  
Taoyuan 170 135 110 -                
Hsinchu 280 245 220 110 -              
Miaoli 405 365 340 235 115 -            
Taichung 635 595 565 455 345 225 -          
Changhua 735 695 670 565 455 330 110 -        
Yunlin 820 790 765 660 540 425 195 90 -      
Chiayi 950 915 890 780 670 540 320 210 125 -    
Tainan 1,180 1,145 1,120 1,010 900 780 550 450 355 235 -  
Zuoying 1,300 1,265 1,240 1,130 1,020 900 670 565 475 345 115  

The fares shown in the green section are those with a 15% discount

 

Please note

  • “Domestic university/college” refers to all universities, colleges, military/police schools, and religious schools in Taiwan. However, open universities, open continuing colleges, and continuing education programs/cram schools run by universities/colleges do not count.
  • The discounts are only applicable to designated train numbers, and for only the standard class reserved seats (Not applicable to the business class reserved seats and non-reserved seats).
  • The purchase channels for the discount tickets are as follows:
    • Purchase can be made through THSR’s online booking system(Chinese Version), through the “T-EX Mobile App,” at THSR partnered convenience stores (7-11, FamilyMart, Hi-Life, and OK Mart), or at the ticket windows at every THSR station.
    • Those who have booked their tickets can pay for and collect them through the “T-EX Mobile App,” at partnered convenience stores, or through ticket windows or ticket vending machines at THSR stations.
  • When boarding, passengers shall present a valid student ID card for verification purposes(Electronic certification is not acceptable). THSR conducts random ID verification checks at the ticket gates and on the trains. Those who are unable to present a valid student ID card shall pay the full fare pursuant to relevant regulations. THSR may charge an additional penalty fee of 50% of the fare difference.
  • Please board the train based on the train number, car number, and designated departure and destination points specified on the ticket. Those who wish to change their rides or take seats in cars that have higher fares shall pay up the full price, and will be charged an additional penalty fee of 50% of the fare difference.
  • The discounts may not be used in conjunction with other promotional offers (such as preferential tickets, group tickets, ticket exchange certificates, or early bird discounts).
  • Except as stipulated in the aforementioned rules, the rest of the operational matters shall be handled pursuant to relevant regulations stated in THSR’s Passenger Transportation Contract.
  • The train numbers, promotional details, and other matters needing attention for this discount program shall be subject to what is published on THSR’s website. THSR Corporation reserves the right to change or terminate this program.