Empty-handed sightseeing service travelers can easily visit Hualien
The Hualien Early Transfer Station will start trial operation on July 1, integrating 9 operators including national highway passenger transport, highway passenger transport and urban passenger transport, with a total of 26 routes, providing transfer services. The hotel has cooperated with hotels to launch an innovative travel service called "Empty-Handed Sightseeing". After arriving at the transfer station, people will check their luggage to the hotel. They can easily travel to Hualien without carrying large or small bags, and enjoy free service at the end of the year.
In response to the opening of Suhua to traffic, the Hualien County Government built a new Hualien Preliminary Transfer Station in front of the Hualien Railway Station. It took 2 years and was finally completed in May this year. The trial operation started from July 1 to the end of September. There are a total of 13 platforms in the station. There are 9 companies and 26 routes for national highway passenger transport, highway passenger transport and urban passenger transport. There are corresponding vehicle schedules for the north to Yilan, Taipei, and the south to Taitung, and Taiwan Haoxing 310 Taroko Line and 303 Rift Valley Hualien Line , 304 Huilan East Coast Line and other routes, also use the transfer station as the starting and ending station, and become an important transfer hub in the county.
In order to provide passengers with diversified and convenient travel services, Hualien Transfer Station has introduced a number of smart travel applications, including real-time travel information, 5G remote immersive scenic tour guides, smart lockers, shared power banks, ATM cash machines, A multi-payment unmanned coffee machine, and the "empty-handed sightseeing" service was launched yesterday.
Deng Ziyu, director of the construction department of the county government, pointed out that "Hands-Free Sightseeing" is an innovative service that helps passengers to check in their luggage to partner hotels. Whether they are taking a train or a passenger transport, as long as they arrive at the transfer station, they can hand over their luggage to the service counter first, and then It can be consigned from the transfer station to the hotel, and the farthest can be sent to the southern district of Hualien, which is convenient for tourists to easily go shopping or visit the scenic spot before checking into the hotel.
Lai Liangbin, CEO of Leimen Data Service, which operates the Hualien Transfer Station, said that the "Hands-Free Sightseeing" service has now cooperated with more than 100 tourist hotels in the county, and will gradually expand the scope of services in the future, and the luggage check-in service was originally scheduled to end September. It was free before, and now it is free until the end of December. The public can contact the travel consultation service center, and luggage storage services are also provided on-site. In addition, during the trial operation of the Hualien Transfer Station, the Construction Office will also integrate the opinions of all parties, continue to review and optimize various services on a rolling basis.