How to travel from Batemans Bay to Port Arthur, Australia

The distance between Batemans Bay and Port Arthur is around 1,125km (699 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly and then take the bus which takes around 5h 25m.

4 routes found

We've found 4 different ways to get from Batemans Bay to Port Arthur by bus, plane and train. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

👋 Also check out Port ArthurBatemans Bay if you're planning a return trip.

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Bus and Plane

Take the bus to Jolimont Centre then fly from Canberra (CBR) to Hobart (HBA) then take the bus to Nubeena Rd / Safety Cove Rd.

  • Duration7h 10m
  • Flight time2hrs
  • Typical cost
    A$645($435)
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Plane and Bus

Fly from Moruya (MYA) to Hobart (HBA) then take the bus to Nubeena Rd / Safety Cove Rd.

  • Duration5h 25m
  • Flight time2h 55m
  • Typical cost
    A$545($370)
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Bus to Merimbula Coach Stop, Park St, plane

Take the bus to Merimbula Coach Stop Park St then fly from Merimbula (MIM) to Hobart (HBA) then take the bus to Nubeena Rd / Safety Cove Rd.

  • Duration7h 50m
  • Flight time2h 45m
  • Typical cost
    A$735($495)
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Bus, Train and Plane

Take the bus to Bomaderry Station then take the train to Wolli Creek Station then fly from Sydney (SYD) to Hobart (HBA) then take the bus to Nubeena Rd / Safety Cove Rd.

  • Duration8h 35m
  • Flight time1h 55m
  • Typical cost
    A$280($185)
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Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Batemans Bay and Port Arthur

There are several options for getting from Batemans Bay to Port Arthur by bus, plane and train. The cheapest option is to take the bus, then take the train and then fly which costs around A$280 ($185) and will take around 8h 35m. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and then take the bus and arrive in approximately 5h 25m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately A$545 ($370).

The distance between Batemans Bay and Port Arthur is around 1,125km (699 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 851km (529 miles)

It takes around 7h 10m to get from Batemans Bay and Port Arthur by bus and plane.

The quickest way to get from Batemans Bay to Port Arthur is to fly and then take the bus which takes around 5h 25m and will set you back approx A$545 ($370).

The cheapest way to travel between Batemans Bay and Port Arthur is to take the bus, then take the train and then fly which will typically cost around A$280 ($185) for a standard one-way ticket.

Flights and Airlines

It doesn't look like you can fly directly from Batemans Bay to Port Arthur. We recommend that you take the bus to Jolimont Centre then fly from Canberra (CBR) to Hobart (HBA) then take the bus to Nubeena Rd / Safety Cove Rd. instead which will take 7h 10m.

The closest major airport to Port Arthur is Hobart Airport (HBA) (HBA) which is approximately 44km (27 miles) from Port Arthur. 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 Batemans Bay to Port Arthur is to take the bus and then fly which takes, on average, 7h 10m and will usually cost around A$645 ($435).

How do I get from Batemans Bay to Port Arthur

Compare travel optionsbetween Batemans Bay and Port Arthur

Transport options from Batemans Bay to Port Arthur
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Bus and Plane
7h 10m
A$645($435)
once daily1,125km (699 miles)
Plane and Bus
5h 25m
A$545($370)
once daily1,421km (883 miles)
Bus to Merimbula Coach Stop, Park St, plane
7h 50m
A$735($495)
once daily1,389km (863 miles)
Bus, Train and Plane
8h 35m
A$280($185)
once daily1,422km (883 miles)

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Airports near Port Arthur

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

HBA
Hobart Airport (HBA)
International Airport
Distance
44km (27 miles) from Port Arthur
LST
Launceston Airport (LST)
Domestic Airport
Distance
185km (115 miles) from Port Arthur
DPO
Devonport Airport (DPO)
Domestic Airport
Distance
248km (154 miles) from Port Arthur