From April 8th 2017, a new bus route will directly link Ling Tung University, Rainbow Village, Xinwuri Rail Station (attached to Taichung THSR Station), Gaomei Wetlands and Taichung Harbor (Wuqi) Fishing Port.
Very important, the new bus route, bus #655, will be for the moment only operational on weekends, public holidays, summer and winter school vacations.
Bus #655 will stop at these places:
- Ling Tung University(Yongchun S. Rd.)
- Ling Tung University(Ling Tung Rd.)
- Rainbow Village(Lingdong S. Rd.)
- Chenggongling 3th Gate
- Xuetian Activity Center
- Xinwuri Station (also Taichung High Speed Rail Station)
- Gaomei Wetland Tourist Center (15-20 mn nice walk to the boardwalk)
- NO.9 Wind Turbine
- Wuci (Taichung Harbor) Fishing Port
The bus leaves from Ling Tung University at 8:00, 9:00, 10:20, 11:50, 13:10, 14:30, 16:00, 17:30 hrs. It comes back from Wuqi Fishing Port (and then Gaomei Wetlands) at 9:10, 10:10, 11:40, 14:30, 16:00-17:30, 19:00 hrs. The ride from Xinwuri Station to Gaomei Wetlands takes about 40 minutes.
I am pretty sure you will be happy for this news.