Must Know in TW: Your Easy Card Can Do More Than You Think

Your Easy Card is not only used for taking MRT and Bus Rides. Your Easy Card is actually more useful than you think.

We all know Easy Cards can be used for MRT & Bus Rides, but did you know you can also use it to take the Taiwan Railway? With the exception of 3 lines, you can use an Easy Card to travel with the Taiwan Railway. Some Taxis but not all also take Easy Card as payment.

If you drive or scooter, you can also use it to pay for parking. This saves the extra step where you have to walk to the paying booth and then back to your car. Just scan and go!


You can also use your Easy Card to use another form of transportation – the YouBike. YouBike stations have been growing throughout Taiwan like a virus. Almost every street corner has a YouBike station. To rent a YouBike, you simply scan your Easy Card and you’re good to go!

In addition to public transportation, you can also your Easy Card to pay for admissions to notable tourist attractions such as Taipei Zoo, National Palace Museum, Yehliu Geopark and many more!

When you arrive in Taiwan, the first thing you should do is get an Easy Card. You can get one for NT$100.

Your receipt is your chance to get rich.

Emergency Number in Taiwan is NOT 9-1-1.

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