The Nut, Stanley

Getting Around Tasmania

Self Drive

Visitors can bring their own car or hire on arrival. Car and campervan hire firms have offices in all major centres. More on driving.

Internal Flights

Regular flights are available to King Island from Burnie and Devonport and to Flinders Island from Launceston. See the Airlines of Tasmania website.

Taxis and Limousines

Taxi services are available in all major centres - most take credit cards and Cabcharge. More information on taxis and limousines.

Motorbikes and Cycling

Tasmania is perfect for touring by motorbike or bicycle. Motorbikes can be rented in Evandale and Hobart. Bicycles can be rented in Hobart, Launceston and St Helens.

Ferry Services

Vehicle ferries operate between Kettering and Bruny Island, and a vehicle barge operates across the Pieman River and Corinna. A passenger ferry runs to Maria Island from Triabanna on the East Coast. More on ferries.

Coach and Escorted Tours

Coach tours and other small group escorted services offer a comfortable and relaxing way of seeing the state. Scheduled tours operate to many of Tasmania's major activities and attractions. More on Coaches and Tours.

Bus Timetables

Public buses are a convenient way to see the state. See details and timetables.