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There are 9 ways to get from Launceston to Tuross Head by plane, bus, car ferry or train

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Fly Launceston to Canberra, bus  •  8h 32m

  1. Fly from Launceston (LST) to Canberra (CBR) LST - CBR
  2. Take the bus from Jolimont Centre to Tuross Head Post Office, Evans Rd

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Fly Launceston to Merimbula, bus  •  9h

  1. Fly from Launceston (LST) to Merimbula (MIM) LST - MIM
  2. Take the bus from Merimbula to Dalmeny Turn Off

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Fly Launceston to Moruya  •  3h 55m

  1. Fly from Launceston (LST) to Moruya (MYA) LST - MYA

Bus to Devonport, fly to Canberra, bus  •  11h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Cornwall Square Transit Centre, No.182 Cimitiere St to Devonport Interchange
  2. Fly from Devonport (DPO) to Canberra (CBR) DPO - CBR
  3. Take the bus from Jolimont Centre to Tuross Head Post Office, Evans Rd

Bus to Hobart, fly to Canberra, bus  •  11h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Launceston, Cornwall Square Transit Centre to Hobart Transit Centre
  2. Fly from Hobart (HBA) to Canberra (CBR) HBA - CBR
  3. Take the bus from Jolimont Centre to Tuross Head Post Office, Evans Rd

Bus, car ferry, train via Mort Ave opp Dalmeny Sporting Club  •  26h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Cornwall Square Transit Centre, No.182 Cimitiere St to Devonport Interchange 705
  2. Take the car ferry from Devonport to Port Melbourne
  3. Take the train from Southern Cross to Bairnsdale
  4. Take the bus from Bairnsdale to Mort Ave/Princes Hwy

Bus, car ferry  •  26h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Cornwall Square Transit Centre, No.182 Cimitiere St to Devonport Interchange 705
  2. Take the car ferry from Devonport to Port Melbourne
  3. Take the bus from Melbourne to Canberra
  4. Take the bus from Jolimont Centre to Tuross Head Post Office, Evans Rd Mcs

Bus, car ferry, train  •  26h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Cornwall Square Transit Centre, No.182 Cimitiere St to Devonport Interchange 705
  2. Take the car ferry from Devonport to Port Melbourne
  3. Take the train from Southern Cross to Bairnsdale
  4. Take the bus from Bairnsdale to ANZ Bank/Wagonga St

Bus, car ferry, train #2  •  28h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Charles St Opposite Hospital to Devonport Interchange 705
  2. Take the car ferry from Devonport to Port Melbourne
  3. Take the train from Southern Cross to Goulburn Station 624
  4. Take the train from Goulburn Station to Queanbeyan Station 631 / ...
  5. Take the bus from Gibraltar St opp Bungendore Park to Tuross Head Post Office, Evans Rd Mcs
Launceston → Tuross Head
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The cheapest way to get from Launceston to Tuross Head is to fly and bus which costs $120 - $290 and takes 9h.

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The quickest way to get from Launceston to Tuross Head is to fly which costs $160 - $340 and takes 3h 55m.

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The distance between Launceston and Tuross Head is 652 km.

The best way to get from Launceston to Tuross Head without a car is to bus and car ferry and train via Mort Ave opp Dalmeny Sporting Club which takes 26h 14m and costs $210 - $700.

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It takes approximately 8h 32m to get from Launceston to Tuross Head, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Launceston Airport to Canberra Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 5m and has one stopover.

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Jetstar, Qantas and Virgin Australia offer flights from Launceston Airport to Canberra Airport.

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There are 63+ hotels available in Tuross Head. Prices start at $150 AUD per night.

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The best way to get from Launceston to Launceston Airport is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs $30 - $40.

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Map of how to get from Launceston to Tuross Head.
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  • Distance: 652.3 km
  • Duration: 8h 32m

What companies run services between Launceston, TAS, Australia and Tuross Head, NSW, Australia?

Jetstar, Regional Express and two other airlines fly from Launceston to Tuross Head every 4 hours.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Launceston to Canberra via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Flights from Launceston to Canberra via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Launceston to Merimbula via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $190
Flights from Launceston to Merimbula via Sydney
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $230
Flights from Launceston to Merimbula via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Devonport to Canberra via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Devonport to Canberra via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Hobart to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Flights from Hobart to Canberra via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Flights from Hobart to Canberra via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Launceston to Canberra via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $280
Flights from Launceston to Canberra via Sydney
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $300
Flights from Launceston to Canberra via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $500
Flights from Hobart to Canberra via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Launceston to Moruya via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $250
Flights from Launceston to Moruya via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $250
Flights from Launceston to Moruya via Melbourne, Merimbula
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $210
Flights from Launceston to Merimbula via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $230
Flights from Launceston to Merimbula via Sydney
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $300
Link Airways
Website
linkairways.com
Flights from Hobart to Canberra
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $550
Train operators
V-Line

V/Line provides passenger rail and coach services to regional destinations across Victoria, Australia. Services go to/from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne. 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 coach travel and long-distance train services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have tray tables and larger reclining seats with more leg room.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Southern Cross to Bairnsdale
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$30 - $45
XPT
Phone
132 232
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Southern Cross to Goulburn Station
Ave. Duration
8h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $220
Website
XPT
Economy
$60 - $85
First
$85 - $120
Sleeper
$190 - $220
NSW TrainLink
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Goulburn Station to Queanbeyan Station
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
NSW TrainLink Train
Economy
$19 - $28
First Class
$25 - $40
Bus operators
Murrays Coaches
Phone
(61) 13 22 51
Email
reservations@murrays.com.au
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Jolimont Centre to Tuross Head Post Office, Evans Rd
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Schedules at
murrays.com.au
Bus from Gibraltar St opp Bungendore Park to Tuross Head Post Office, Evans Rd
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
murrays.com.au
Premier Motor Service
Phone
+61244235233 (call 13 34 10 within Australia)
Email
reservations@premierms.com.au
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Merimbula to Dalmeny Turn Off
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
Premier Motor Service
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
Bus from Launceston, Cornwall Square Transit Centre to Hobart Transit Centre
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
Redline
Schedules at
Transport Tasmania
Bus from Charles St Opposite Hospital to Devonport Interchange
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $29
Website
Redline
Schedules at
Transport Tasmania
V-Line

V/Line provides passenger rail and coach services to regional destinations across Victoria, Australia. Services go to/from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne. 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 coach travel and long-distance train services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have tray tables and larger reclining seats with more leg room.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Bairnsdale to Mort Ave/Princes Hwy
Ave. Duration
6h 24m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$45 - $65
Bus from Bairnsdale to ANZ Bank/Wagonga St
Ave. Duration
6h 29m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$45 - $65
Greyhound Australia

Greyhound Australia is the country’s only long-distance bus operator running services in all states and territories. Greyhound Australia has been operating for 110 years and is the leading bus company in Australia. The extensive network now covers most of the Australian mainland, although service is limited in Western Australia with just a single route to Broome. Buses are equipped for long journeys, with free WiFi, air-conditioning, full disability access, USB chargers, reclining seats and an onboard bathroom.

Contact Details
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Canberra
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $180
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Early Bird
$90 - $140
Advantage
$110 - $160
Premium
$120 - $180
Ferry operators
Spirit of Tasmania
Phone
+61 3 6419 9320
Website
spiritoftasmania.com.au
Car ferry from Devonport to Port Melbourne
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Schedules at
spiritoftasmania.com.au
Passenger
$95 - $310
Car
$190 - $490

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