The airport is located six miles (9km) from the city centre of Kaohsiung.
Getting to the city
The KRCT Metro provides easy access to Kaohsiung. Intercity bus services offer routes from the airport to Kenting. The bus to Kenting departs every 20-30 minutes between 6am and 1am, and costs TWD 391 for the two to three hour journey. The bus to Chiayi was suspended in 2014, so travellers will need to take the airport metro line to Kaohsiung Railway Station in order to transfer to bus or train routes to Chiayi.
Local time is GMT +8.
Car rental companies are located between the International and Domestic Terminals, close to the bus stop.
Taxis are available at the curbside outside the terminals. Taxis run on meters, with surcharges added for things like use of the trunk.
Transfer between terminals
The two terminals are connected by a corridor.
Airport facilities include dining and shopping options, insurance, currency exchange, telecommunication services, a post office, a nursery and a VIP lounge.
Parking is available at the airport. Motorcycle parking is available at TWD 20 per day. For cars, parking for the first 30 minutes is free, thereafter it costs TWD 30 for the first hour and TWD 15 for every 30 minutes after that. The daily rate is TWD 240 and is reset at midnight.
Free wifi is available in the terminal buildings.
Kaohsiung Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.