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Hobart to Townsville Flights
Flights from Hobart
Hobart is the oldest capital in Tasmania, and visitors come for the beautiful architecture and natural surroundings. Let Orbitz.com help you book cheap flights from Hobart. Flights from the city leave from the Hobart International Airport, found approximately 10 miles from the heart of the city. The airport provides regional travel throughout Tasmania and Australia, and prominent airlines providing service at the airport include Qantas, Jetstar Airways and Virgin Australia.
Parking at the Airport
Parking at the airport is metered. Fees begin to accrue after the first 10 minutes of entry and start at $3 for the next 20 minutes. After the first half hour, the rate increases to $6, and scaling fees continue beyond this point. Outdoor and underground valet parking is available for an additional fee.
Hobart Airport Transportation
The airport operates a cheap shuttle that travels on demand to registered hotels and motels in the area. Hotels must register with the service to be included on the trip, which departs after each arriving flight into the airport. Taxi service is available from an external queue found right outside the domestic travel building. Taxis provide the quickest way to get to the airport, but rates may be as high as $35 from some locations.
Dining Options at the Airport
Hobart International Airport offers an on-site restaurant known as the Flight Café. The Flight Café serves traditional Tasmanian and European fare and is located near the entrance to the official airport hotel. Other options include the many small vendors located throughout the airport. Orbitz.com can help you find a hotel with other dining options for a quick meal prior to your departure. Use Orbitz.com to find cheap flights from Hobart.
Airports in Townsville
Visitors planning a trip to Townsville, Queensland, will arrive via Townsville International Airport. Travelers can find cheap flights to Townsville by searching Orbitz.com. Both domestic and international flights are handled through the airport, with airlines serving the airport including Virgin Blue, Qantas, Jetstar, Strategic, Regional Express, and Skytrans. The airport is located about six miles west of the downtown area in the suburb of Garbutt.
Ground Transportation to Townsville
One of the best options for traveling from the airport to the downtown area is by bus. There are several main lines that make their way around the city. Another option is to rent a car: Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, and Thrifty all have desks in the airport. Travelers can find discount car rental services on Orbitz.com.
Weather Information in Townsville
The climate in the local area is tropical due to its location north of The Tropic of Capricorn. The wet season extends from November through May. During this time of the year, visitors can expect the average temperature to be about 85 degrees Fahrenheit and the rainfall to average nine inches per month. The dry season runs from June to October. The average temperature during this time of the year is about 76 degrees Fahrenheit.
Destination Highlights in Townsville
There are several places of interest in and around Townsville. One of the most popular attractions is the Reef HQ Aquarium. The aquarium highlights fish life in the Great Barrier Reef. The Museum of Tropical Queensland includes local wildlife exhibits. The Riverway is an attraction that features a river habitat, public art gallery, swimming lagoon, cultural center, and café. To find discount air tickets and cheap flights to Townsville, travelers can search Orbitz.com.
Cheap flights from Hobart to Townsville
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