How to travel from Albany to Hobart, Australia

The distance between Albany and Hobart is around 3,421km (2,126 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly which takes around 5h 30m.

3 routes found

We've found 3 different ways to get from Albany to Hobart by plane and bus. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

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Fly

Fly from Albany (ALH) to Hobart (HBA).

  • Duration5h 30m
  • Flight time4h 55m
  • Typical cost
    A$650($435)
Operated by

Regional Express

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Bus and Plane

Take the bus to Armadale Stn Transwa Armadale then fly from Perth (PER) to Hobart (HBA).

  • Duration10h 50m
  • Flight time4h 15m
  • Typical cost
    A$590($400)
Operated by

Multiple operators

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Plane and Bus

Fly from Albany (ALH) to Launceston (LST) then take the bus to Hobart Transit Centre.

  • Duration7h 45m
  • Flight time5h 15m
  • Typical cost
    A$475($320)
Operated by

Multiple operators

Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Albany and Hobart

There are several options for getting from Albany to Hobart by plane and bus. The cheapest option is to fly and then take the bus which costs around A$475 ($320) and will take around 7h 45m. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and arrive in approximately 5h 30m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately A$650 ($435).

The distance between Albany and Hobart is around 3,421km (2,126 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 2,676km (1,663 miles)

It takes around 5h 30m to get from Albany and Hobart by plane.

The quickest way to get from Albany to Hobart is to fly which takes around 5h 30m and will set you back approx A$650 ($435).

The cheapest way to travel between Albany and Hobart is to fly and then take the bus which will typically cost around A$475 ($320) for a standard one-way ticket.

Flights and Airlines

Yes you can fly from Albany and Hobart. Flights depart from Albany (ALH) and arrive at Hobart (HBA) - via Perth (PER). The flight takes around 4h 55m.

There is no direct flight from Albany to Hobart. There is however a flight that goes via Perth (PER). This services will take at least 5h 30m (not including layover time).

The flight from Albany to Hobart typically takes around 4h 55m. Flights depart from Albany (ALH) and and arrive into Hobart (HBA).

The closest major airport to Hobart is Hobart Airport (HBA) (HBA) which is approximately 15km (9 miles) from Hobart. Launceston Airport (LST) (LST) and Devonport Airport (DPO) (DPO) are also nearby and might be a better alternative airport depending on where you are flying from.

Drive yourself

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Albany to Hobart is to fly which takes, on average, 5h 30m and will usually cost around A$650 ($435).

How do I get from Albany to Hobart

Compare travel optionsbetween Albany and Hobart

Transport options from Albany to Hobart
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Fly
5h 30m
A$650($435)
on demand3,421km (2,126 miles)
Bus and Plane
10h 50m
A$590($400)
once daily3,455km (2,147 miles)
Plane and Bus
7h 45m
A$475($320)
4 times a day3,541km (2,200 miles)

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Airports near Hobart

The following major airports near Hobart offer regular flights to various popular destinations within Australia and internationally.

HBA
Hobart Airport (HBA)
International Airport
Distance
15km (9 miles) from Hobart
LST
Launceston Airport (LST)
Domestic Airport
Distance
149km (93 miles) from Hobart
DPO
Devonport Airport (DPO)
Domestic Airport
Distance
204km (127 miles) from Hobart