in Hsinchu County of Taiwan, Taiwan
- Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport (25 mi)
- Taipei Songshan Airport (41 mi)
- Taichung Ching Chuang Kang Airport (43 mi)
- Taichung Airport (47 mi)
- Hualien Airport (68 mi)
- Chiayi Airport (100 mi)
- Fuzhou Changle International Airport (113 mi)
- Matsu Nangan Airport (113 mi)
- Matsu Beigan Airport (115 mi)
- Kaohsiung International Airport (159 mi)
- Liufucun Yesheng Dongwuyuan (zoo, (13 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 24.804 and 120.969 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 24° 48' 12" and E 120° 58' 7"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Dollar - TWD
- Spoken languages:
- Chinese, Chinese
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 01:04 PM (Sunday)
- Timezone: Asia/Taipei
- UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:39 am and 5:38 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -24.763 and -59.208 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- El Cogoi
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 2,7 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Taiwan.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Taiwan. Last Update: 2023-01-28 08:17:54
Hsinchu in Hsinchu County (Taiwan) with it's 404,109 inhabitants is a city in Taiwan about 39 mi (or 63 km) south-west of Taipei, the country's capital.
Local time in Hsinchu is now 01:04 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Asia / Taipei with an UTC offset of 8 hours. We know of 10 airports in the vicinity of Hsinchu, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Taiwan is Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport in a distance of 25 mi (or 40 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
We found 1 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Zhubei, Miaoli, Taoyuan, Banqiao District and Fengyuan. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 17°C / 62 °F
|Morning Temperature||11°C / 52 °F|
|Evening Temperature||14°C / 58 °F|
|Night Temperature||13°C / 56 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1022 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Moderate breeze with 13 km/h (8 mph) from South-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Few clouds, covering 10% of sky|
|General Conditions||Sky is clear|
Monday, 30th of January 2023
19°C (67 °F)
14°C (58 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.
Tuesday, 31st of January 2023
19°C (66 °F)
15°C (60 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Wednesday, 1st of February 2023
20°C (68 °F)
16°C (62 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Sheraton Hsinchu Hotel
Ambassador Hotel - Hsinchu
Royal Hsinchu Hotel
Landis Inn Chuhu
Howard Plaza Hotel - Hsinchu
Left Bank Hotel
Bin City Hotel
Shin Yuan Park Hotel
The Young Hotel
Videos from this area
These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.
竹塹風華-Touch Your City
Touch your city, and city touches you. All people who live here and all the others come to experience Hsinchu, all foods, Scenes... We should not just SEE it, but we should TOUCH it. Hsinchu,...
Hush Exhibition, An Ton That x Adrian Feng | Hsinchu, 2014
Filmed during at 江山藝改所 Jiang Shan Yi Gai Suo in Hsinchu during the second of 'Hush...!' a nomadic photo exhibition by An Tôn Thât and Adrian Feng that travels across Taiwan.
台鐵區間車到達新竹站 A local train arriving Hsinchu Station (01149)
台鐵區間車到達新竹站A local train arriving Hsinchu Station at night Tomica World : Takara TOMY Plarail タカラトミープラレールLike our Facebook page at : https://www.faceb...
Street Cooking in Hsinchu
A stunning performance of two highly concentrated street cooks at a night market in Hsinchu, Taiwan, creating perfectly rounded and glazing dough balls.
MADRIX dvi @ Shopping mall in Hsinchu City Taiwan
http://www.madrix.com https://www.facebook.com/MADRIX.DE https://twitter.com/madrix The MADRIX® brand brings professional LED lighting control solutions based on innovative software and ...
Lisa & Jason Engagement Party Sheraton Hsinchu 新竹喜來登大飯店
Video played at engagement party Sheraton Hsinchu 新竹喜來登大飯店 18 October 2014.
Time Lapse - Sunset and Typhoon Matmo in Hsinchu, Taiwan
7/22 18:56-19:28 (Time Lapse, Every 15 seconds)
台鐵太魯閣號列車到達新竹站 Taroko Express arriving Hsinchu Station (01151)
台鐵太魯閣號列車到達新竹站Taroko Express arriving Hsinchu Station Tomica World : Takara TOMY Plarail タカラトミープラレールLike our Facebook page at : https://www.face...
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
National Tsing Hua University
National Tsing Hua University is one of the most prestigious universities in Taiwan. There are now 7 colleges, 17 departments and 22 independent graduate institutes in the university.
National Chiao Tung University
National Chiao Tung University (NCTU) is a national university located in Hsinchu, Taiwan. NCTU is oldest and one of the most prestigious universities in Taiwan and the world. According to Academic Ranking of World Universities, NCTU ranks 47th in Computer Science in 2012. It also ranks 50th worldwide in the engineering field overall in 2012. According to the Nature Publishing Index Asia-Pacific (2012, corrected count), NCTU ranks as 2nd institution (1st university) in Taiwan.
Hsinchu Air Base
Hsinchu Air Base is an airbase in Hsinchu, Taiwan. It was opened on January 1, 1998. As of the late 1990s, the longest runway at Hsinchu was reportedly 12,000 feet (3658 m) long. The air base is located at 24°49'05" north latitude and 120°56'21" east longitude. Stationed at Hsinchu AB: 499th Tactical Fighter Wing 41 Sqn (Mirage 2000) 42 Sqn (Mirage 2000) 48 Sqn (Mirage 2000).
Hsinchu American School
Hsinchu American School
Pacific American School
Pacific American School
Hsinchu Station (新竹車站) is a railway station of Taiwan Railway Administration (TRA) Western Line, Neiwan Line located at Hsinchu City, Taiwan.
Hsinchu International School
Hsinchu International School Hsinchu International School is private, international school located in Hsinchu, Taiwan, Republic of China offering education to foreign born students. Founded in 1981 by the Dutch Electronics Company, Philips as a company school for the expatriate families they employed, it later grew to serve other expatriate families.
Hsinchu CKS Baseball Stadium
Hsinchu CKS Baseball Stadium (Hsinchu Chiang Kai-shek Baseball Stadium) is a baseball stadium in Hsinchu City in Northern Taiwan. Originally it was to have been called the Hsinchu Sadaharu Oh Baseball Stadium; however, during its construction the then President of the Republic of China, Chiang Kai-shek, died, and the stadium was renamed in his honour. Inaugurated on 27 November 1976, the stadium has been in use ever since.
These districts belong to Hsinchu.Popular in vicinity
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Hsin-chu-hsien, Sinjhushih, Hsin-chu, Xinzhushi, Hsin-chu-shih, Hsinchu, سين شو, ཞིག་ཀྲུའུ།, Sin-ču, Sîn-chuk-sṳ, HSZ, Kota Hsinchu, 新竹市, 신주 시, Шиньжү, Sin-tek-chhī, Xinzhu, Синьчжу, นครซินจู๋, Tân Trúc, Sinhcuz, 新竹