Getting Here

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Getting to Burnie from Melbourne, Devonport, Launceston or Hobart.

Burnie Wynyard Airport (BWT) is located 20kms west of the centre of the Burnie and provides daily 1hr flights to and from Melbourne as well as other local destinations. 


Spirit of Tasmania Ferry sails daily Melbourne-Devonport. Burnie is a 40-minute drive (50 km) west of Devonport 


Redline Coaches Offers regular routes between Tasmania’s cities - Hobart, Launceston, Devonport with connections to Burnie and Smithton.


Travelling Times and Distances 

Burnie Wynyard Airport  20 minutes (20km)
Devonport 40 minutes  (50 km)
Launceston 1 hour 40 min (150km)
Hobart 3 hrs 50min  (325km)
NW Region:
Stanley 1 hour
Waratah 1 hour
Cradle Mountain 1 hour 30 minutes
Strahan (West Coast) 2 hours 30 minutes