Getting Here

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If you're looking to get to pataway / Burnie from Melbourne, Devonport, Launceston, or Hobart, there are several convenient transportation options available.

For those flying in, Burnie Wynyard Airport (BWT) is located just 20 kilometers west of the center of Burnie and offers daily one-hour flights to and from Melbourne, as well as other local destinations.

If you prefer to travel by sea, the Spirit of Tasmania Ferry sails daily between Melbourne and Devonport, and from there, Burnie is just a 40-minute drive (50 km) west.

Alternatively, Redline Coaches provides regular routes between Tasmania's major cities, including Hobart, Launceston, and Devonport, with connections to Burnie and Smithton. This is a great option for those who prefer to take in the scenic beauty of Tasmania along the way.

Travelling Times and Distances 

Burnie is an easy drive from these popular locations:

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