Located more than 200 kilometres away from the Australian mainland, getting here requires transport by air or by sea. The two major airports are located in Hobart and Launceston and feature direct flights from Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane. Ask your Travel Associates consultant about a multi-city air fare and car rental package and get the most out of your Tasmanian tour of discovery.
Convenient ferry service departs daily from Melbourne’s Station Pier for Devonport on Tasmania’s north coast. Both a car ferry and passenger ship, the vessel takes on the characteristics of a small cruise ship and includes such amenities as private cabins, restaurants and bars, gift shop, gaming lounge and even a cinema. Average crossing time between Melbourne and Devonport is between 9 and 11 hours.