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Getting Around Hobart

Nestled between kunanyi / Mount Wellington and one of the great harbours of the world on the River Derwent estuary, the City of Hobart is noted for its easy accessibility.

Walking and Mobility Assistance

For people with disabilities the Council provides services such as a Hobart CBD Mobility Map and a free wheelchair scheme to improve access to the City centre and Salamanca Market. Find out more


The City of Hobart offers plenty of cycling opportunities for both commuters and recreational cyclists. Find out more

Public Transport

There are two primary forms of public transport in Hobart, buses and taxis. The major provider of bus services is Metro. Find out more

Ferry services on the Derwent river for Tourists are available and a water taxi operates from the Waterfront area. Find out more

Salamanca Shuttle

The free Salamanca Shuttle Saturday shuttle bus connects Hobart City Centre with Salamanca - and everything in between. Find out more

Private Car

Hobart has an efficient road transport system with minimal traffic flow interruptions.  Peak hour traffic is low in comparison to other major population centres although delays occur. Find out more


Information and directions to tourist destinations in Hobart is available here. Find out more


Customer Service Centre

16 Elizabeth St, Hobart
Office Hours: Mon–Fri 8.15am–5.15pm
Telephone (03) 6238 2711
Email hcc@hobartcity.com.au

Postal address

Town Hall, Macquarie St
GPO Box 503
Hobart Tasmania 7001