There are 3 ways to get from George Town to Stanley by car, bus or plane
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The cheapest way to get from George Town to Stanley is to drive which costs $40 - $60 and takes 2h 51m.
The fastest way to get from George Town to Stanley is to drive. Taking this option will cost $40 - $60 and takes 2h 51m.
The distance between George Town and Stanley is 134 km. The road distance is 227.7 km.
It takes approximately 4h 29m to get from George Town to Stanley, including transfers.
The quickest flight from Launceston Airport to Burnie Airport is the direct flight which takes 30 min.
Yes, the driving distance between George Town to Stanley is 228 km. It takes approximately 2h 51m to drive from George Town to Stanley.
Sharp Aviation offers flights from Launceston Airport to Burnie Airport.
There are 20+ hotels available in Stanley. Prices start at $150 AUD per night.
What companies run services between George Town, TAS, Australia and Stanley, TAS, Australia?
There is no direct connection from George Town to Stanley. However, you can take the drive to Stop B, Devonport City Interchange, Rooke St, take the bus to Burnie Interchange Stop C, No.26-30 Cattley St, then take the bus to Stanley Visitor Information Centre, No.45 Main Rd. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Stanley.
Flights from Launceston to Burnie
- Ave. Duration
- 30 min
- Every day
- Estimated price
- $9 - $280
Bus from Burnie Interchange Stop C, No.26-30 Cattley St to Stanley Visitor Information Centre, No.45 Main Rd
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 19m
- 5 times a week
- Estimated price
- $18 - $24
- Schedules at
- Transport Tasmania
Bus from No.45 Jackson St to Stanley Visitor Information Centre, No.45 Main Rd
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