Taipei City Introduction


Geographic coordinates


25.0333° N, 121.6333° E


Airport Code




Airport Name


Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport (IATA: TPE, ICAO: RCTP) near Taipei City is a major international airport
Taipei Songshan Airport (IATA: TSA, ICAO: RCSS) for mostly domestic flights


Taipei Taoyuan Airport to City


Distance between Taipei Taoyuan International Airport and Taipei city is approximately 50 Km.
Taipei Taoyuan International airport and Taipei City are conveniently connected by Shuttle buses, Taxi cabs and private cars.
The Taoyuan International Airport Access MRT (train) System is scheduled to begin service in 2017 and will link the airport terminal to Taipei City.


More Information


Taipei is the capital of Taiwan. Taipei city is located in northern Taiwan in the Taipei basin.
It is bordered by Xindian River on the south and Tamsui River in the west.




104.9 square Miles


Population (Urban)






Chinese (Taiwanese/ Mandarin) is the main language.
English is spoken in hotels,mall shops, big resturants, at tourist attractions, and popular tourist places in the Taipei area.
Street signs are in Chinese and English.