Air China has a $677 round trip good fare to Taipei for departures from Los Angeles LAX beginning mid-August midweek, then every date from October 5 to December 8, 2015. These low fares book in economy U class and earn 50% miles with United Mileage Plus, routing via Beijing airport.
Air China $677 Los Angeles LAX – Taipei, TPE
October 6-13, 2015
United Airlines has a $743 fare in economy K class. United and ANA had this route on sale for $518 round trip in early April for fall 2015 travel, so this is not a really low fare for this route.
Loyalty Traveler – Airfare Deal LAX-SGN Vietnam $550, LAX-TPE Taipei $519 United-ANA Sep-Oct 2015 (April 4, 2015)
Loyalty Traveler – Airfare Deal EWR-TPE Taipei $529 United-ANA fall 2015 departures (April 4, 2015)
I will be in Taipei for two nights in November. Best deals on hotels look to be available with local hotels and not chain brands.