Alishan Forest Railway Ticket guide is about how to get the train ticket online. Even through the official website shows in Chinese only* ,I hope this page will help you book Alishan forest railway ticket correctly and have fun in Alishan.
*The official website have launched new version already, however you still can respect this page and see what information you can receive from here.
When we talk about Alishan,it actually means “Alishan Forest Recreation Area” which famous as sunrise、giant tree、see of clouds etc.(where the tourist usually visit) And Fenchifu is just one of the forest railway station of Alishan.
Nowadays, forest railway will drop off at Fenchifu station and tourist have to traveling to Alishan Forest Recreation Area by shuttle bus. Don’t get confuse with Alishan forest recreation and Fenchifu. They are in different locations. (Alishan Travel guide | Things you should know about Alishan)
Alishan Forest Railway ticket online – Things You have to know
What type of train should I take?
Basically, there are 2 type of train up to the Fenchihu which called Alishn and Jungshing.
What is the different between Alishn and Jungshing ?
Alishn：It is possible to book online and seat reservation. (run at 9:00 everyday and 9:30 on holiday)
Jungshing： It is Not possible to book online and No seat reservation. (run at 8:30 on holiday)
It means that if you would like to get the Alishan Forest Railway ticket online, only Alishan train for you which train number is NO.1 and No.3.
What is the different between train No.1 and No.3 ?
1.Alishan train No.1 ：departure at 09:00 everyday.
2.Alishan train No.3 ：departure at 09:30 on holiday.
Travling hour：2 hour 20 mins
Alishan Train Ticket Online – Q&A
Q：When start to book?
A：15-day in Advance Tickets.(include the day you departure) and basic on Taiwan time zone.
Q：How many tickets could I get ?
A：Each passenger is only allowed to reserve 6 tickets
Q：When I have to pay it?
A：during 2 days (including the booking day) after booking the tickets
Alishan Train Ticket Online Guide
1.Check the link to the official website of Alishan forest railway >>official website of Alishan forest railway
▼Press Online booking and select General Booking
▼Type information of your trip.
Complete your train ticket booking – Online payment
1.Book the forest railway train ticket in advance, If you would like to take a train.
2.Forest railway train will stop at Fenchifu station so that please take a shuttle bus to the Alishan Forest Recreation Area.
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3.Do not worry about make a WRONG reservation of your booking ; You can check your booking information when you browsing your online payment.
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