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There are 6 ways to get from Flinders Street Station to Ulverstone by plane, bus or car ferry

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Fly Melbourne to Devonport, line 708 bus

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Devonport (DPO)
  2. Take the line 708 bus from Stop B, Devonport City Interchange, Rooke St to Wongi Lane, Ulverstone Interchange Stop A

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Fly Melbourne Essendon Apt to Burnie, line 708 bus

  1. Fly from Melbourne Essendon Apt (MEB) to Burnie (BWT)
  2. Take the line 708 bus from Burnie Interchange Stop D, No.26-30 Cattley St to Wongi Lane, Ulverstone Interchange Stop B

Fly Melbourne to Launceston, bus

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Launceston (LST)
  2. Take the bus from Cornwall Square Transit Centre, No.182 Cimitiere St to Devonport Interchange

Fly Melbourne to Burnie, line 708 bus

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Burnie (BWT)
  2. Take the line 708 bus from Burnie Interchange Stop D, No.26-30 Cattley St to Wongi Lane, Ulverstone Interchange Stop B

Fly Melbourne Essendon Apt to Launceston, bus

  1. Fly from Melbourne Essendon Apt (MEB) to Launceston (LST)
  2. Take the bus from Cornwall Square Transit Centre, No.182 Cimitiere St to Devonport Interchange

Car ferry

  1. Take the car ferry from Port Melbourne to Devonport
Flinders Street Station → Ulverstone
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Ulverstone is 1800 020 080.

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The cheapest way to get from Flinders Street Station to Ulverstone is to fly and line 708 bus which costs $120 - $170 and takes 6h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Flinders Street Station to Ulverstone is to fly and line 708 bus which costs $190 - $400 and takes 4h 42m.

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The distance between Flinders Street Station and Ulverstone is 385 km.

It takes approximately 4h 42m to get from Flinders Street Station to Ulverstone, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Melbourne Airport to Devonport Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Qantas offers flights from Melbourne Airport to Devonport Airport.

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There are 50+ hotels available in Ulverstone. Prices start at $125 AUD per night.

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Map of how to get from Flinders Street Station to Ulverstone.
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  • Distance: 385.4 km
  • Duration: 4h 42m

What companies run services between Flinders Street Station, VIC, Australia and Ulverstone, TAS, Australia?

There is no direct connection from Flinders Street Station to Ulverstone. However, you can take the walk to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St, take the bus to Melbourne Airport T3 Skybus/Arrival Dr, take the walk to Melbourne airport, fly to Devonport, take the taxi to Stop B, Devonport City Interchange, Rooke St, then take the line 708 bus to Ulverstone. Alternatively, you can take the walk to 1-Flinders Street, take the line 59 tram to 50-Cooper St/Keilor Rd, take the walk to Melbourne Essendon Apt airport, fly to Burnie, take the walk to No.38 Jackson St, take the bus to Burnie Interchange Stop D, No.26-30 Cattley St, then take the line 708 bus to Ulverstone.

Airlines
Sharp Aviation
Website
sharpairlines.com
Flights from Melbourne Essendon Apt to Burnie via King Island
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$18 - $340
Flights from Melbourne Essendon Apt to Launceston via Flinders Island
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $460
Flights from Melbourne Essendon Apt to Launceston via King Island
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$30 - $470
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Melbourne to Devonport
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Melbourne to Launceston
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Flights from Melbourne to Burnie
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $500
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Melbourne to Launceston
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Melbourne to Launceston
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $170
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Burnie
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $200
Bus operators
Merseylink
Phone
03 6427 7626
Email
mail@merseylink.com.au
Website
merseylink.com.au
Bus from Stop B, Devonport City Interchange, Rooke St to Wongi Lane, Ulverstone Interchange Stop A
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
merseylink.com.au
Bus from Burnie Interchange Stop D, No.26-30 Cattley St to Wongi Lane, Ulverstone Interchange Stop B
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
merseylink.com.au
Redline
Phone
1300 360 000
Email
bookings@tasredline.com.au
Website
tasredline.com.au
Bus from Cornwall Square Transit Centre, No.182 Cimitiere St to Devonport Interchange
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Website
Redline
Schedules at
Transport Tasmania
Ferry operators
Spirit of Tasmania
Phone
+61 3 6419 9320
Website
spiritoftasmania.com.au
Car ferry from Port Melbourne to Devonport
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$130 - $230
Schedules at
spiritoftasmania.com.au
Passenger
$130
Car
$229

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