Bruny Island Ferry

Hobart to Kettering Ferry Terminal 35 min. Ferry to Bruny Island 20 min.
Please note Christmas day timetable listed further down the page.
The count down may not be accurate for Christmas day as reduced services will be operating.

Next 3 Ferry Services Today *

Kettering To Bruny Island
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Bruny Island To Kettering
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Important information

* The ferry service has now commenced under the operation of Sealink. 

* During peak periods delays may be expected at Kettering ferry terminal.


* The ferry service operates 7 days a week 365 days a year
* No requirement to book, purchase ticket upon arrival
* Please arrive at least 20 mins prior to departure
* All fares are for the return trip
* Passengers travel free of charge
* Tickets are open return and valid for any day.
* Cash is the preferred payment method but EFTPOS paywave and paypass is available.


Complete Ferry Timetable

Summer timetable

This timetable is now active, except for Xmas day as listed further below.
Daily 27 September 2019 to Sunday 3rd May 2020.
Depart Kettering
To Bruny Island
Depart Bruny Island
To Kettering
6:30am 6:30am Daily, except Sundays
7:00am 7:00am Daily, except Sundays
7:30am 7:30am Daily
8:30am 8:30am Daily
9:00am 9:00am Daily
9:30am 9:30am Daily
10:00am 10:00am Daily
10:30am 10:30am Daily
11:00am 11:00am Daily
11:30am 11:30pm Daily
12:00pm 12:00pm Daily
12:30pm 12:30pm Daily
1:00pm 1:00pm Daily
2:00pm 2:00pm Daily
2:30pm 2:30pm Daily
3:00pm 3:00pm Daily
3:30pm 3:30pm Daily
4:00pm 4:00pm Daily
4:30pm 4:30pm Daily
5:00pm 5:00pm Daily
5:30pm 5:30pm Daily
6:00pm 6:00pm Daily
6:30pm 6:30pm Daily
7:00pm 7:15pm Daily

Xmas Day Timetable below. Reduced services.
Depart Kettering
To Bruny Island
Depart Bruny Island
To Kettering
7:30am   Xmas Day
8:30am 8:30am Xmas Day
9:00am 9:00am Xmas Day
9:30am 9:30am Xmas Day
10:00am 10:00am Xmas Day
10:30am 10:30am Xmas Day
11:00am 11:00am Xmas Day
11:30am 11:30pm Xmas Day
12:00pm 12:00pm Xmas Day
12:30pm 12:30pm Xmas Day
2:30pm 2:30pm Xmas Day
3:00pm 3:00pm Xmas Day
3:30pm 3:30pm Xmas Day
4:00pm 4:00pm Xmas Day
  4:30pm Xmas Day
5:00pm   Xmas Day
  5:30pm Xmas Day
6:00pm   Xmas Day
  6:30pm Xmas Day
7:00pm 7:15pm Xmas Day

Ferry Fares

Passenger Type Light Fare Standard Fare
Pedestrians are free $0.00 $0.00
Motorbikes & bicycles $6.00 $6.00
Vehicle length less than 6 metres $32.20 $38.00
Vehicle length 6 - 10 metres $53.80 $65.00
Vehicle length 10.1 - 15 metres $74.50 $90.00
Vehicle length over 15m $93.50 $110.00
Vehicle with trailer - unlimited length $69.80  $85.00
Rider and motorbike with sidecar or trailer $32.20  $38.00
Rider and motorbike or pushbike $6.00  $6.00 
Australian Pensioner* Driver and vehicle less than 6 metres $22.80 $28.00 
Australian Pensioner* Driver and vehicle with trailer unlimited length $63.70 $75.00 
Australian Pensioner* Rider and morotbike with sidecar or trailer   $23.70 $28.00
Australian Commonwealth Seniors Health Card Driver and Vehicle less than 6 metres $27.80 $33.00
Light fares : 6.30am, 7:00am, 7.30am, 2:00pm and 3:00pm sailings daily    

* Disclaimer : The information presented here is correct to the best of our knowledge but please confirm this by checking the Sealink website.

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