THSR to cut ticket price on Taipei-Kaohsiung route
Taiwan High Speed Rail (THSR,
) announced yesterday after its board meeting that the THSR will be conducting a NT$30 billion finance improvement plan and the ticket price for Taipei to Kaohsiung trips, currently at NT$1,630, will be reduced to NT$1,490 starting from Dec. 1.
The spokesman of the THSR said because three new stations Miaoli, Yulin and Changhua will be operational at the end of the year, therefore, it is necessary to reduce THSR fares at the same time. The price adjustment will be reported to the Ministry of Economic Affairs and await for the ministry’s approval.