Distance from Taiwan to China

Name Taiwan China
Country flag Flag of Taiwan Flag of China
Country ISO code TW / TWN CN / CHN
Continent Asia Asia
Continent code AS AS
Capital Taipei Beijing
Total cities 6934 142562
Cost of living Cost of living in Taiwan Cost of living in China
DD coordinates 23.553118 / 121.021102 35.859295 / 104.136112
DMS coordinates 23°33'11.22" N / 121°01'15.97" E 35°51'33.46" N / 104°08'10.00" E
UTM coordinates 51Q 298007.75119497 2606146.1875706 48S 422000.8008374 3968686.8511334
Time zone Asia/Taipei Asia/Shanghai
Airports Airports in Taiwan: 39 Airports in China: 403
Straight distance from Taiwan to China is 2123 kilometers (1319 miles).
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There are many ways to find how far is Taiwan from China, the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula - distance between coordinates: 23.553118 / 121.021102 (TW) and 35.859295 / 104.136112 (CN).


Find out the distance from Taiwan to China using our online calculator to plan your trip with maximum comfort, understanding the TW to CN distance is also helpful for choosing the most suitable mode of transport.

To learn an answer to the question "How far is Taiwan from China?", enter the countries names or opt for our list of cities for each destination. Geographically, your departure coordinates are 23.553118 / 121.021102 while you arrive at 35.859295 / 104.136112. The calculator shows the shortest distance between TW and CN and illustrates the route as a straight line on the map.

So, how far is it from Taiwan to China? The distance is 2123 km / 1319 mil, and it displays remoteness based on the haversine formula, which factors in the spherical shape of the Earth for more precise results.

Also, the service will show you how many hours from Taiwan to China by air, car and other modes of transport according to the average speed of each transportation type. For example, the flight time is 2 hours, 31 minutes while the IATA country codes are (TW to CN).

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Travel time by different modes of transport

Depart from Taiwan (TW)
Arrives in China (CN)
Taiwan to China distance 2123 km / 1319 mil
Avg car duration 23 hours, 35 minutes (90 km/h)
Avg bus duration 35 hours, 22 minutes (60 km/h)
Avg train duration 21 hours, 13 minutes (100 km/h)
Avg flight duration 2 hours, 21 minutes (900 km/h)

* Estimated time when driving in a straight line at the same speed.

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People also ask - FAQ

The shortest way from TW and CN is 2123 kilometers = 1319 miles.
To get from TW to CN by plane, you need to travel 2123 kilometers = 1319 miles. With an average plane speed of 560 miles, the journey to CN will take about 2 hours, 21 minutes.
You’ll spend approximately 35 hours, 22 minutes travelling from Taiwan (TW) to China (CN), but you also need to factor in possible stops for a night’s rest, food breaks, refueling your car, and others pauses.
Yes, you can travel to Taiwan from China provided that the entry regulations are met.