Bruny Island Ferry Times

Times for departing from Ferry Road Kettering to Bruny Island










7.30pm (Friday only
(at peak times such as Christmas and Easter the Bruny ferry usally continues running until the back log is cleared)

Bruny Island Ferry Times

Times for departing from Roberts Point on Bruny Island To Kettering










7.50pm (Friday only)
(at peak times such as Christmas and Easter the Bruny ferry usally continues running until the back log is cleared)
Bruny Island Ferry Fares 2014

Fare for vehicles less than 6 metres

Standard ferry fare $30.00 to $35.00

Pensioner $20.00

Seniors card $25.00

Motor cycles and bicycles

Motor cycle $5.00

Bicycle $3.00

Fares for all other vehicles
(including trailers and caravans under tow)

6 to 10 metres $50.00

10 to 15 metres $70.00

over 15 metres $90.00

Please Note: The Bruny Island Ferry usually adds a surcharge to its fares during Bruny Island's peak visitor times, such as Christmas and Easter holidays.

General Points of Information about Tasmania's Bruny Island Ferry

1. The Bruny Island Ferry is the only means of taking your vehicle onto Bruny Island.

2. The Bruny Island Ferry leaves from Ferry Road Kettering, about 35 minutes drive from Hobart CBD.

3. The Bruny Island Ferry can take any size vehicle from a standard car through to a semi-trailer truck.

4. Tasmania's Bruny Island Ferry travels between Bruny Island and the mainland eighteen times per day in all weather.

5. The journey on the ferry between Bruny Island and Kettering takes a little less than 20 minutes.

6. During Tasmania's peak holiday times such as Christmas and Easter there are always very long queues for the ferry so get there early or choose to travel at a non-peak time.

For interesting facts on the history of the Bruny Island Ferry service please go to our Bruny Ferry history page

The Bruny Island Ferry Times and Information
Bruny Island Tasmania Road Map
Map showing Bruny Island Ferry Route from Kettering to Roberts Point
Roberts Point
30 km to Hobart
D'entrecasteaux Channel
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If you have specific questions regarding Bruny ferry times or fares please
phone 03 6273 6725

For other issues please call the Bruny Island Ferry Company on  phone 03 6272 2322
Bruny Island Cruises Leaving From Hobart

A great way to see Bruny Island is from the comfort of the Peppermint Bay luxury catamaran, which leaves from the Hobart Docks every day around 11 am and cruises down the west coast of Bruny Island visiting many of the places of natural or historic importance.

Click this link to visit their website or visit their office at the Brook Street Peir or phone on 1800 751 229
f you miss the Bruny Island Ferry and have to wait a couple of hours in Kettering for the next ferry, rather than hanging around in Kettering just drive 5 minutes down the highway to Woodbridge Village where you can have something to eat at the famous Peppermint Bay Hotel or do a little shopping in the lovely Woodbridge Art and Craft Gallery, right next door to Peppermint Bay Hotel