Traveling to Taiwan
Taipei, the capital city, is located in northern Taiwan. It is about 40 km from the TPE Airport, where most international flights land. There are two other international airports in Taiwan, TSA Airport in Taipei, and KHH Airport in southern Taiwan. It is very convenient to get to Taipei by public transportation, such as high speed rail, Airport MRT and metro.
For transportation information, please visit:
|Taiwan High Speed Rail||Taipei Metro||Taoyuan Metro||Kaohsiung Metro|
Taipei Metro Map
SongShan Airport (TSA)
Taipei Main Station Taipei 101/World Trade Center (TICC)
The conference venue, Taipei International Convention Center (TICC), is easily accessed via Taipei Metro. There are so many accommodation options near Metro stations, ranging from budget to luxury hotels. It will not be difficult to find a hotel that matches your budget and itinerary. Below is a quick accommodation guide.
|Hotel||Distance to TICC||Number of rooms||Star rating||Price rating|
|Grand Hyatt Taipei||6 mins by foot||653||4.5||*****|
|Sparkle Hotel||3 mins by foot||36||3.5||**|
|AT Boutique Hotel||3 mins by foot||88||3||**|
|Home Hotel Xin Yi||13 mins by foot||50||4||****|
|Madison Taipei||17 mins by foot||124||4||****|
|Hotel Eclat Taipei||14 mins by MRT and foot||60||4.5||****|
|Taipei Charming City Hotel||8 mins by foot||60||3.5||**|
|Hotel HD Palace||17 mins by MRT and foot||58||3.5||**|
All passport holders of any country must have at least six months of validity left on your passport before entering Taiwan. Those who from countries not listed below must obtain visas in order to enter Taiwan. For further details on visas to Taiwan, please see http://www.boca.gov.tw/mp?mp=2.
XRM2020 official invitation letter for visa purpose can only be issued to accepted author or registrant who has completed registration and payment.
Visa-exempt Entry (as of 2019/10/3)
The nationals of the following countries are eligible for the visa exemption program, which permits a duration of stay up to 90 days：Andorra, Australia (effective till December 31, 2020), Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Eswatini, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Republic of Korea, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Marshall Island, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, North Macedonia (effective till March 31, 2020), Norway, Palau, Paraguay, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tuvalu, the United Kingdom, the United States of America, and Vatican City State.
The following countries are eligible for visa-exempt entry for 30 days: Belize, Dominican Republic, Malaysia, Nauru, St. Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Singapore.
The following countries are eligible for visa-exempt entry for 21 days (effective till July 31, 2020): Nationals of Russia.
The following countries are eligible for visa-exempt entry for 14 days (effective till July 31, 2020): Nationals of the kingdom of Thailand, Nationals of Brunei, Nationals of Philippines.
For more details, please see https://www.boca.gov.tw/cp-149-4486-7785a-2.html
- Holders of Turkish passport with validity of more than six months.
- Holders of emergency or temporary passports with validity of more than six months for nationals of those countries (except for US) eligible for visa-exempt entry.
For more details, please see https://www.boca.gov.tw/cp-149-271-2fdc9-2.html
Entry Permit for Mainland China (PRC) Passport Holders
For participants holding Mainland China (PRC) passports, it usually takes more than 2 months to process the entry permit. NSRRC will process the paperwork for those who need such a permit. Please complete your registration and fee before 2020/4/15 so that you will have enough time to prepare the required documents.
The processing fee for the entry permit must be paid together with the registration fee. Once your payment is made, please contact us via firstname.lastname@example.org so we can initiate the process. For further information on entry permit to Taiwan, please visit National Immigration Agency (https://www.immigration.gov.tw/5475/).
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