Address: No.128, Sec. 2, Academia Rd., Nangang Dist., Taipei City 115, Taiwan
The simplest way (but more costly, about NT$1,000 or US$35, however should be less than US$50) to get to Academia Sinica by yourself from Taoyuan International Airport is by Taxi. A more economical way is to first take one of the buses to Tapei City center, then take a Taxi from there to the Activity Center, Academia Sinica.
A recommended choice is:
first take Bus Kuokuang Line (1843) from Airport to Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center, fare is NT$115 or US$4, driving distance is 80 minutes.
then take Taxi from Nangang Exhibition Center to Activity Center of Academia Sinica, fare is about NT$100 or US$3, driving distance is 6 minutes.
For more detailed information, you can refer to the transportation page from Taoyuan International Airport
For convenience, all foreign participants are encouraged to stay at the Activity Center, Academia Sinica.
To get the above discounted price, you need to contact PyCon Taiwan.
Alternative hotels are listed below with price and you will need to take care of the transportation.
PyCon Taiwan will not help you book the above hotels.