Yilan Line

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Yilan Line
TRA Yilan Line.svg
Native name 宜蘭線
Type Passenger/freight rail
Termini Badu
Stations 27
Opened 30 November 1924
Owner Taiwan Railways Administration
Operator(s) Taiwan Railways Administration
Line length 93.6 km (58.2 mi)
No. of tracks 2
Track gauge 3 ft 6 in (1,067 mm)
Electrification 25 kV/60 Hz Catenary
Operating speed 150 km/h (93 mph)
Route map

The Yilan Line (Chinese: 宜蘭線; pinyin: Yilán Xiàn) is the northern section of the Eastern Line of the Taiwan Railway Administration in Taiwan. It has a length of 95 km.[1]


This railroad was completed in 1924. It was expanded to two tracks in the early 1980s. In 2000, it was electrified between Badu and Luodong. The remaining part was completed in 2003.


Train passing through the rural Sandiaoling Station
Station Name Transfers and Notes Location
Hanyu Tongyong Chinese
Badu 八堵 Taiwan Railways Administration Taiwan Trunk Line (North) Nuannuan Keelung
Nuannuan 暖暖
Sijiaoting Sihjiaoting 四腳亭 Ruifang New Taipei
Ruifang Rueifang 瑞芳 Taiwan Railways Administration Shen'ao Line
Houtong 侯硐
Sandiaoling 三貂嶺 Taiwan Railways Administration Pingxi Line
Mudan 牡丹 Shuangxi
Shuangxi Shuangsi 雙溪
Gongliao 貢寮 Gongliao
Fulong 福隆
Shicheng Shihcheng 石城 The easternmost train station in Taiwan Toucheng Yilan
Dali 大里
Daxi Dasi 大溪
Guishan Gueishan 龜山
Wai'ao Wai-ao 外澳
Toucheng 頭城
Dingpu 頂埔
Jiaoxi Jiaosi 礁溪 Jiaoxi
Sicheng Sihcheng 四城
Yilan 宜蘭 Yilan
Erjie 二結 Wujie
Zhongli Jhongli 中里
Luodong 羅東 Luodong
Dongshan 冬山 Dongshan
Xinma Sinma 新馬 Su'ao
Su'aoxin Su-aosin 蘇澳新 Taiwan Railways Administration North-Link Line
Su'ao Su-ao 蘇澳
  • The Shen'ao Line only runs freight service.

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