By: George Liao, Taiwan News, Staff Writer
TAIPEI (Taiwan News)–Taiwan Railways Administration (TRA) announced on
Tuesday that online and telephone booking of train tickets for the Dragon Boat Festival period (from May 26 to May 31) will be open at midnight (0:00) on May 12.
This year’s Dragon Boat Festival holiday is from May 27 to May 30.
In order to cope with an expected increase of passengers during the holiday period, the TRA will operate a total of 222 additional trains, including 176 trains for the Eastern Line (including South Link Line) and 46 trains for the Western Line. [FULL STORY]