How to Reach Hobart - The Easiest Way to Reach Hobart


  • The easiest way to get to Hobart is by air. Quanta’s  Airlines flies directly to Hobart as do some of the more local airlines.
  • Spirit of Tasmania runs ferries from Melbourne and Devonport to the island of Hobart.
  • If you’re already in the Tasmanian region, you could catch a bus to Hobart; check with Metro as for their schedule.


  • Hobart is a relatively small place so getting around isn’t all that much of a task.
  • From the city centre, every major tourist attraction is approximately 15 minutes on foot.
  • The local transport network of Hobart is excellent and extremely well connected. If you don’t want to hire a car or bicycle, just map out the stations (metro and bus) closest to the attractions you’re visiting so you don’t waste time asking for help and directions.
  • You could hire a car from a dealership and drive around Hobart. Parking is relatively easy to find and parking meters are timed and metered regularly.
  • Another option would be to hail a cab. Although it might cost a little more, it’s the most convenient way to get from point A to point B.

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Modes of Transportation in Hobart

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Hobart. The most preferred mode of transport in Hobart is Car.

Average distance: 13.71 km Average time: 21.17 min

  • Car 66.67%
    Driving 20.63 min Walking 0.63 min Overall average time for 17.81 kms 21.25 min
  • Bus/Trolleybus 16.67%
    Bus 20 min Waiting 2.5 min Walking 0.5 min Overall average time for 8.75 kms 23 min
  • Walking 16.67%
    Walking 17.5 min Driving 1.5 min Overall average time for 2.25 kms 19 min
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