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There are 4 ways to get from Adelaide to Hobart by plane, train, car ferry, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Adelaide (ADL) to Hobart (HBA) ADL - HBA

$134 - $256

3 alternative options

Train, car ferry, bus  •  28 h

  1. Take the train from Adelaide to Southern Cross
  2. Take the car ferry from Port Melbourne to Devonport
  3. Take the bus from Devonport to Hydro Building 700

$179 - $318

Bus, train, car ferry  •  30 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from 85 Franklin St to Bendigo Station/Railway Pl
  2. Take the train from Bendigo to Southern Cross
  3. Take the car ferry from Port Melbourne to Devonport
  4. Take the bus from Spirit to Brisbane St Bus Terminus 700

$177 - $288

Drive, car ferry  •  22 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Adelaide to Port Melbourne
  2. Take the car ferry from Port Melbourne to Devonport
  3. Drive from Devonport to Hobart

$179 - $303

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The cheapest way to get from Adelaide to Hobart is to fly which costs $180 - $370 and takes 4 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Adelaide to Hobart is to fly which costs $180 - $370 and takes 4 h 9 min.

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The distance between Adelaide and Hobart is 1162 km.

The best way to get from Adelaide to Hobart without a car is to train and car ferry and bus which takes 28 h and costs $250 - $450.

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It takes approximately 4 h 9 min to get from Adelaide to Hobart, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Adelaide Airport to Hobart Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 50 min.

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Hobart is 30 min ahead of Adelaide. It is currently 11:13 AM in Adelaide and 11:43 AM in Hobart.

Tigerair Australia, Jetstar, Qantas and Virgin Australia offer flights from Adelaide Airport to Hobart Airport.

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There are 339+ hotels available in Hobart. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Adelaide to Adelaide Airport is to bus which takes 18 min and costs $4.

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Map of how to get from Adelaide to Hobart.
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  • Distance: 726 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 9 min

What companies run services between Adelaide, SA, Australia and Hobart, TAS, Australia?

Jetstar, Qantas and two other airlines fly from Adelaide to Hobart every 3 hours.

Airlines
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Adelaide to Hobart via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $420
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Adelaide to Hobart
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Flights from Adelaide to Hobart via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $500
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Adelaide to Hobart
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Flights from Adelaide to Hobart via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Adelaide to Hobart via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $380
Train operators
PTV Overland
Email
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Adelaide to Southern Cross
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Ready Rail
$57
Rail Saver
$84 - $90
Red Service
$95 - $110
Red Premium
$130 - $145
V-Line

V/Line is the largest provider of passenger rail and coach services in regional Victoria, Australia. Train and coach services cater to destinations across regional areas from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne city. Myki is used for travel to and from V/Line stations located between Melbourne and Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Traralgon and Seymour, while paper tickets must be used on long distance services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have meal trays, larger reclining seats with more leg room, and approximately 52 seats in each carriage, compared to 88 in Economy Class.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Bendigo to Southern Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus operators
Tassielink Transit
Website
tassielink.com.au
Bus from Devonport to Hydro Building
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
tassielink.com.au
Bus from Spirit to Brisbane St Bus Terminus
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
tassielink.com.au
V-Line

V/Line is the largest provider of passenger rail and coach services in regional Victoria, Australia. Train and coach services cater to destinations across regional areas from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne city. Myki is used for travel to and from V/Line stations located between Melbourne and Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Traralgon and Seymour, while paper tickets must be used on long distance services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have meal trays, larger reclining seats with more leg room, and approximately 52 seats in each carriage, compared to 88 in Economy Class.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from 85 Franklin St to Bendigo Station/Railway Pl
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Ferry operators
Spirit of Tasmania
Phone
+61 3 6419 9320
Website
spiritoftasmania.com.au
Car ferry from Port Melbourne to Devonport
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Schedules at
spiritoftasmania.com.au
Passenger
$93
Car
$163

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