There are 6 ways to get from Sydney to Tasmania by plane, train, car ferry or bus

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

Recommended option

Fly to Devonport  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Devonport (DPO) SYD - DPO

$201 - $445

Cheapest option

Fly to Launceston  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Launceston (LST) SYD - LST

$76 - $306

4 alternative options

Fly to Hobart  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Hobart (HBA) SYD - HBA

$81 - $366

Fly to Burnie  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Burnie (BWT) SYD - BWT

$415 - $865

Train, car ferry, bus  •  27 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Southern Cross 623 / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Port Melbourne to Devonport
  3. Take the bus from Devonport to Hydro Building 700

$196 - $392

Bus, car ferry  •  29 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Melbourne
  2. Take the car ferry from Port Melbourne to Devonport
  3. Take the bus from Devonport to Hydro Building 700

$180 - $276

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Tasmania is to fly which costs $100 - $420 and takes 4 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Tasmania is to fly which takes 4 h 43 min and costs $100 - $420.

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The distance between Sydney and Tasmania is 993 km.

It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to get from Sydney to Tasmania, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Sydney, NSW, Australia and Tasmania, Australia?

Qantas, Jetstar and three other airlines fly from Sydney to Devonport hourly.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Devonport via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Sydney to Devonport via Canberra, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Sydney to Devonport via Brisbane, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
7 h 16 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Sydney to Devonport via Adelaide, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Sydney to Launceston
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Sydney to Launceston via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Sydney to Hobart
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Sydney to Hobart via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Launceston
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Sydney to Launceston via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Sydney to Hobart
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Sydney to Hobart via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Burnie via Merimbula, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $1,600
Flights from Sydney to Burnie via Albury, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$800 - $1,600
Flights from Sydney to Burnie via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Sydney to Burnie via Wagga Wagga, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $1,600
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Sydney to Launceston
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Sydney to Hobart
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from Sydney to Hobart via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Train operators
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Central Station to Southern Cross
Ave. Duration
10 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $180
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$60 - $80
First
$85 - $110
Sleeper
$150 - $180
Bus operators
Tassielink Transit
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Ferry operators

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