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There are 3 ways to get from Sydney to Tasmania by plane

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Fly to Launceston  •  3h 20m

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

$118 - $253

2 alternative options

Fly to Hobart  •  4h 41m

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

$130 - $292

Fly to Devonport  •  5h 16m

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

$194 - $340

Sydney → Tasmania
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Tasmania is to fly which costs $130 - $300 and takes 4h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Tasmania is to fly which costs $110 - $260 and takes 3h 20m.

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The distance between Sydney and Tasmania is 993 km.

It takes approximately 3h 20m to get from Sydney to Tasmania, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Launceston Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 45m.

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

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There are four+ hotels available in Tasmania. Prices start at $125 AUD per night.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Sydney Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs $18.

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Tasmania.
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  • Distance: 992.5 km
  • Duration: 3h 20m

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

Jetstar, Virgin Australia and Qantas fly from Sydney to Launceston hourly.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Launceston
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $410
Flights from Sydney to Launceston via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $450
Flights from Sydney to Hobart
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Sydney to Hobart via Canberra
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Sydney to Hobart via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Sydney to Devonport via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $290
Flights from Sydney to Devonport via Canberra, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
6h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $290
Flights from Sydney to Devonport via Adelaide, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $290
Flights from Sydney to Devonport via Brisbane, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $290
Flights from Sydney to Devonport via Coffs Harbour, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $290
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Sydney to Launceston
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from Sydney to Launceston via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from Sydney to Hobart
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Sydney to Hobart via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Launceston
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Sydney to Launceston via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Sydney to Hobart
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Flights from Sydney to Hobart via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $360

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