Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport - TPE
Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport (TPE) is the country’s busiest and largest airport and serves the capital city of Taipei. It is located in Taoyuan’s Dayuan District, approximately 25 miles west of Taipei, Taiwan. Formerly called the Chiang Kai-shek International Airport, it was renamed in 2006 and, until 1979, was Taipei’s only international airport. 2016 was a remarkable year for the airport, as not only did it get a record number of 42.3 million passengers, it was also lauded by Airports Council International as the Asia-Pacific Region’s best airport for its size. Presently, it is the main international hub for EVA Air and China Airlines.
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Constructed out of the need to relieve the increasing passenger traffic to Taipei’s original airport, Taoyuan International Aiport’s Terminal 1 was opened on February 26, 1979. The airport’s second terminal was built as an answer to overcrowding, and started operations on half of its gates in July of 2000. It wasn’t until 2005 when all gates of Terminal 2 were fully utilized. Passengers flying in to this international airport can head out to explore other nearby cities like Keelung, and Taishan.
What to Do & Area Attractions
Travelers in search of nearby hotels have several great options to choose from. The Novotel Taipei Taoyuan International Airport is a 5-star hotel that’s only 5 minutes away by car from the airport. Also nearby is the City Suites Gateway, which is a 5-minute walk away from the Taoyuan Airport MRT Dayuan Station.
Taipei’s other airport is the Songshan Airport (TSA), located in the Songshan District and offers a small number of international flights in and out of Taipei.
On this page it is easy to search for Taipei, Taiwan airport hotels, we have listed hotels, airport motels,
resorts, inns in order of proximity, closest airport lodging options are listed first. Taipei, Taiwan (TPE-Taoyuan Intl.) airport
area map also gives you guidance on the distance of these hotels from the TPE airport.
Most of these TPE
hotels are designed to serve frequent travelers. If you are on business trip or family vacation or if your flight is delayed
and you need an overnight stay near the airport. Some of these Taipei, Taiwan
motels have passenger pick up or free airport shuttle service which you can take advantage of.
Some of the main attractions in the area around the TPE airport are National Revolutionary Martyrs' Shrine, Cathay General Hospital, and National Museum of History.
Map of Taipei, Taiwan Hotels
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Weather Forecast for Taipei, Taiwan (TPE-Taoyuan Intl.)
If you planning to travel to Taipei, Taiwan (TPE-Taoyuan Intl.), here is your 6-day travel weather forecast to make sure you have all the essentials needed during your stay.
Start your day when the sunrises at 9:50 PM.
The temperature feels like 86.15 with a humidity level of 73 so dress accordingly.
Cloud coverage is 20 percent with visibility at 15 percent.
Today’s UV index is 7, don’t forget the sunscreen if you need it!
Today’s winds are traveling northeast at a speed of 11 MPH. At the end of the day don’t miss the sunset at 9:51 AM.
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What are the most common amenities for Taipei, Taiwan TPE airport hotels?
Airport hotels have useful amenities for frequent travelers like free TPE airport shuttle service, 24 hour in-room dinning,
late check-in and check-out and free breakfast. For business traveler amenities like
free wifi and meeting rooms are helpful. Most common amenities are Vending Machines, Complimentary Breakfast
and Complimentary Breakfast.
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