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|Cheapest one-way price for the current month||from $140|
|Cheapest one-way price over next 6 months||from $54|
|Cheapest month||May 2021|
|Most expensive month||December 2020|
|Average flight time||1h 15m|
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Tips for First-Time Travellers on Flights Melbourne to Hobart
Go Prepared To Eat
If you’ve booked flights Melbourne to Hobart, make sure you board your flights with a good appetite. Hobart has a stellar eating and drinking scene, with everything from cracking local farmers’ markets, to cosy cafes, waterfront eateries, fine dining establishments, and organic and artisan grocers. Those travelling to Tasmania on Melbourne to Hobart return flights with their eyes trained on experiencing some of the city’s more well-known diners should consider making reservations before departing.
Buy A Park Pass
If you are booking your flights Melbourne to Hobart to enjoy the great outdoors and explore Tasmania’s world-renowned natural reserves, parks and hiking trails, think about buying a Park Pass. These passes are available for purchase at Hobart Airport (HBA) and grants you ready entry into many parks. The pass will cost you around $90 AUD, but is a worthwhile expense for lovers of Mother Nature, keen hikers or those with a hankering to soak up fresh Tasmanian air. You can also buy your Park Pass online, if you’d like to take care of that straight after you’ve locked in your cheap flights Melbourne to Hobart with Webjet.
The Narrow Roads of Hobart
Planning on renting a car and driving yourself around once your flights Melbourne to Hobart land? Take extra care on the routes you plan on tackling, as the roads in Tasmania have a reputation for being narrow and full of bends and turns. Make sure you download the maps you’ll be using on your trip, with the free WiFi available at Hobart Airport (HBA).
The Cost of Visiting
The next natural step in planning your Tasmanian holiday after booking flights Melbourne to Hobart is finding your accommodation. The city has a range of accommodation to suit every budget, no matter if you’re looking to splurge using the money saved on cheap flights to Hobart from Melbourne, or if you’re happy staying somewhere a little less centrally located or with basic amenities. Budget travellers with Melbourne to Hobart flights can look to spend around $42 AUD for hostel (or bunk) accommodation, while some of the more expensive hotels can cost up to $350 AUD per night. Browse through Hobart accommodation options on Webjet once your flights to Hobart from Melbourne have been confirmed.
One of the most popular options for holiday-makers travelling on flights Melbourne to Hobart to get around is renting a car. Not only does this mean you can create your own schedule while away, but it also gives you the freedom to take day trips and excursions out of the city. A rental car can be added to your booking when you purchase plane tickets to Hobart from Melbourne on Webjet. Another option for getting around Hobart is taxi. The fare from Hobart Airport (HBA) into the city centre usually costs around $45 AUD.
Things To Do and See With Melbourne to Hobart Return Flights
Walk Along the Waterfront
Hobart’s historic waterfront precinct is a go-to for many travellers, not just those on the Apple Isle courtesy of cheap flights to Hobart from Melbourne. The area is dotted with great cafes and restaurants, as well as galleries and a weekly market. The harbour itself is filled with local fishing boats. Take a walk when you arrive to get a fill of ocean air (just add a serving of fish and chips to complete the picture), or return at dusk for a romantic stroll.
The weekend Salamanca Markets are a city institution, so it’s little surprise a visit to this bustling marketplace ranks so highly on the holiday wishlist of those visiting on cheap flights Melbourne to Hobart. Head down on a Saturday morning, pick up a coffee or hot drink, and wander through the myriad of stalls, perusing everything from organic produce to handicrafts, souvenirs and other gourmet goodies.
Hobart is home to the oldest brewery in the country. A tour around the historic grounds is great fun, and the incredible insight about beer-making methods will give any beer-connoisseur a better understanding of how this brew is made in different regions of the country. Tours start from about $30 AUD per person, and you can book your tickets online once you’ve locked in your Melbourne to Hobart return flights.
The Museum of Old and New Art (MONA) is an eye-opening experience, no matter if you’re a seasoned gallery-goer or an art novice. This brilliant museum is actually a private collection, open to the public, and displays its pieces in a way that is designed to challenge conventionality. Since opening in 2011, MONA has become a hallmark attraction for Hobart; it is so popular that some travellers book Melbourne to Hobart flights just to visit. MONA is located on the fringe of Hobart and can be reached by car, or by taking the specially-run MONA ferry that departs from the harbour.