Sorell-Hobart Bus Services

Overview

Bus services between Sorell and Hobart to be doubled, with buses departing every 30 minutes during peak times on week days and hours for the rest of the day. Saturday services will increase from 8 to 14 and 14 new Sunday services.

Services to Dodges Ferry/Carlton Beach, Richmond/Campania, and Bicheno/Coles Bay/Swansea to improve.

Services between New Norfolk and Hobart to increase by about a third, including on weekends.

Services to Margate to almost double, and Snug and Dover to get new weekend as well as more weekday services. Huonville to receive half-hourly services during weekday peak hours.

TasCOSS commentary

These corridors have been under-serviced, given their expanding populations. The proposed changes reflect the results of the Project 2018 bus service review.

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Liberal policy: Better bus services for southern Tasmania

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