Hobart is the capital of Tasmania and is located on the Derwent River at the base of Mt Wellington. A popular holiday destination, particularly with visitors from Perth, the relaxing atmosphere and cheap Perth to Hobart flights make this affordable escape particularly attractive. Renowned for its stunning sandstone architecture, scenic gardens, heritage parks and water based leisure pursuits, some of the most popular ways to spend time in Hobart is boating and yachting on the river. So it comes as no surprise that the famous Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race is one of the region's biggest attractions in December each year, however Salamanca's iconic Saturday markets are also a must-see.
Qantas and Jetstar offer Perth to Hobart flights via Melbourne taking approximately 8 hours while Virgin Australia offers cheap Perth to Hobart flights daily via Sydney and Melbourne taking between 7 hours and 12 hours. Due to the shorter nature of these domestic flights, airfares aren't inclusive of in-flight refreshments or entertainment however you can choose to purchase these on bard if you wish. The majority of airfares come with up to 7kg of carry-on and 23kg of checked baggage however this can depend on the airline and your fare type so it's best to confirm this at the time of booking.
Perth to Hobart flights land at Hobart International Airport which is actually a combined international and domestic facility. Located 20 minutes from the city centre, the airport features a convenient range of public amenities, shopping and dining options. Terminal 1 is home to the check-in counters and security screening points as well as the departure lounge. The airport offers a great range of transport options including public transport, taxis, private transportation options, shuttle buses and a number of car hire companies which in just a few minutes can put you right in the heart of Hobart's shopping, dining, entertainment and attractions.