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Flight information Sydney to Hobart

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Average flight time, total distance 1040 kilometres

1h 55min

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Which airlines fly from Sydney to Hobart?

Direct flights are available from Sydney to Hobart every day of the week, with departures from 6am to 7.30pm. Three of Australia’s major airlines fly this route:

One-stop flights are also available, most often stopping over in Melbourne, but these don’t tend to be as cheap.

Is there a time difference between Sydney and Hobart?

No, there is no difference between Sydney and Hobart.

What is the weather like in Hobart?

Hobart is somewhat cooler than Sydney, with average temperatures 4 or 5 degrees lower all year round. Hobart gets down to average lows of 4°C in the winter and up to average highs of 22°C in the summer.

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Essential travel information for Hobart

Valid photo ID is required for Australian citizens to board a flight from Sydney to Hobart, such as a driver’s licence.

Departing from Sydney

Sydney Airport (SYD) has 2 separate domestic terminals located within walking distance of each other. Terminal 2 (T2) and Terminal 3 (T3) each service different airlines.

T2 serves:

  • Jetstar
  • Virgin and Virgin Regional
  • Rex
  • Tigerair
  • FlyPelican

T3 serves:

  • Qantas
  • QantasLink

Whichever terminal your flight leaves from, you’ll use the same parking lot or the same train station. No matter how you travel, you should aim to be at the airport 1 hour before your flight to Hobart leaves.

Arriving in Hobart

Tigerair and Virgin Australia flights arrive at the northern end of Hobart Airport’s (HBA) Domestic Terminal, while Jetstar and Qantas flights arrive at the southern end. Information screens throughout the terminal provide baggage claim information.

It’s a short 17km journey into the city, with cheap SkyBus shuttles departing every 30 minutes, 7 days a week. There are 8 car hire options at Hobart Airport and taxis are available directly outside the terminal building.

Return flights from Hobart to Sydney

The terminal your return flight from Hobart to Sydney lands at will depend on which airline you fly with. As with your outbound flight, if you fly with Qantas or QantasLink you will arrive at Terminal 3, with all other airlines arriving into Terminal 2.

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Please note: all information is correct as of November 2018.

Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.