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Taipei is the capital of Taiwan and sits in the northern part of the island. It's a city that blends historic sites with towering skyscrapers. There are traditional temples like Longshan Temple, dating back to the 18th century, next to modern buildings like Taipei 101, which used to be the world's tallest skyscraper. Taipei offers a variety of activities. You can visit historic sites, spend time shopping in the Ximending district, or hike up Elephant Mountain for panoramic views of the city. The city has a humid subtropical climate with hot, muggy summers and cool, damp winters. If you visit during the summer, be prepared for hot weather and occasional rain showers.

Fancy a trip to Taipei? With over 600 airlines to choose from and more than 40 ways to pay, Alternative Airlines can help you conveniently book your flights to Taipei. We offer budget-friendly, flexible flight routes to Taipei no matter where you're flying from or when you plan to travel!

Airports near Taipei

Here are 4 airports available for your flights to Taipei, simplifying your travel arrangements. With these options, travelling to and from Taipei becomes effortlessly straightforward.

Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport

This is the main international airport serving Taipei and is located approximately 40 kilometres west of the city centre. It offers a wide range of international flights and is well-connected to major cities around the world.

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Taipei Songshan Airport

Located just 5 kilometres from downtown Taipei, this regional airport primarily handles domestic flights and a few international flights to nearby destinations such as Japan and South Korea. If you're already in the region, this airport can be a convenient option.

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Kaohsiung International Airport

Situated in the southern part of Taiwan, Kaohsiung International Airport is approximately 350 kilometres from Taipei. While it may not be within a reasonable driving distance, you can easily take a connecting flight from here to Taipei if needed.

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Taichung International Airport

Located in central Taiwan, Taichung International Airport is around 160 kilometres from Taipei. Similar to Kaohsiung, it may require a connecting flight to reach Taipei, but it can be a viable option if you're already in the region.

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Buy your flights to Taipei and pay later

Using Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) for flights to Taipei offers several advantages. Spread the cost of your booking over time for more flexibility in managing travel expenses, making your adventure more budget-friendly.

There are often no interest charges if paid within the agreed timeframe, but this will need to be checked with the lending provider, and it can ease budgeting for your trip, ensuring a stress-free travel experience.

Things to do in Taipei

Discovering the many attractions of Taipei can be quite a task, so we've narrowed down our top 3:

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Taipei 101

This is a must-see for any visitor to Taipei. It was once the world's tallest skyscraper, and it's still the tallest building in Taiwan. You can go up to the observatory deck for stunning views of the city. Taipei 101 also has a large shopping mall at its base.

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National Palace Museum

This museum houses a massive collection of Chinese art and artifacts, dating back thousands of years. It's one of the most important museums in the world, and it's a great place to learn about Chinese history and culture.

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Shilin Night Market

This is one of the largest and most famous night markets in Taiwan. It's a great place to try all sorts of Taiwanese food, from snacks to full meals. You can also find souvenirs, clothes, and other goods at Shilin Night Market.

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