Getting Around

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.


The Festival car rental company of choice is Budget. They offer high quality and innovative rental services, with true value throughout Tasmania. A proud Tasmanian owned company with a customer-focused team are proud to offer our unique range of products, services and modern fleet to the supporters of the Festival of Voices.  


A convenient way to explore our Island. Bus timetables for intercity and regional bus services can be found on the following websites:

Metro Services in CBD and greater Hobart area 

Tassielink Regional Coaches

Redline Coaches

Mersey Link Bus Service


Taxi Combined (LST/HBA) 132227

Central Cabs (Nationwide) 131008

Yellow Cabs (Nationwide) 131924

MaxiTaxi Service 136294

Taxi services on Hobart's River Derwent are also available for scheduled crossings to/from Bellerive and Wrest Point from Murray Street Pier.