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Getting to Tasmania


Flights from the U.S. arrive at Sydney Kingsford-Smith Airport (SYD) and Melbourne’s Tullamarine Airport (MEL). Flights connect to either Hobart Airport (HBA) or Launceston Airport (LST).


Qantas Airways is Australia’s major international airline, but Air New Zealand and United also offer connecting flights with their partners to Tasmania. Domestic carriers servicing Tasmania include Qantas, Virgin Blue, and Jetstar.

Flight Times

Total travel time is 17-19 hours from Los Angeles to Hobart; 23-25 hours from New York to Hobart. Times vary depending on connections. (The flight time from Sydney to Tasmania is around one hour and 50 minutes, and from Melbourne one hour and 15 minutes.)

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