Useful Information after Arriving In Taiwan

Purchase a SIM card

You may purchase a SIM card at Taoyuan International Airport, before presenting your passport to an Immigration officer. You may consider buying a one-month plan.

How to purchase a SIM card?

  • You may go to a mobile phone store at the airport, and present your passport and boarding card.

  • It is very important for you to purchase a SIM card at the

Available mobile phones store to choose from:

     1. Chunghwa Telecom:

       (1) At airport: Access https://prepaidsim.twgate.net/reservation_tw.html for details

       (2) In Hualien: Access https://www.cht.com.tw/home/consumer for details

    2. T STAR

       At airport and in Hualien: Access  https://www.tstartel.com/CWS/twcard-tw.php for details


How to withdraw or buy New Taiwan Dollars at the airport? 

You may withdraw New Taiwan Dollars from ATM machine or go to a bank’s currency exchange counter to buy.