Maria Island Ferry

Ferry from Triabunna to Maria Island Tasmania
Maria Island Ferry

Maria Island Ferry

Maria Island Ferry

Access Maria Island by passenger ferry from Triabunna, located off the Tasman Highway (A3), about one and a half hours from Hobart and 2.5 hours from Launceston. The ferry runs from Triabuna to Darlington on Maria Island daily with five ferries per day and takes around 30 minutes.

Advance bookings are recommended. The return journey costs $54 per adult & $33 per child. There are discounts for students, and seniors. Your ferry ticket includes one carry-on bag.

All passengers (with or without tickets, with or without luggage) must check-in at the Maria Island Gateway building, adjacent to the wharf in Triabunna (03 6123 4040), at least 45 minutes prior to the departure time. You will be issued with luggage tags for each applicable item and informed as to any schedule changes, relevant safety information and boarding procedures.

National Parks pass
In order to check-in for the ferry, you will need a valid National Parks pass which you can purchase online at the same time as you make your ferry reservation.

Once you get off the ferry on Maria island you will need to walk 500m from the ferry dock to Darlington town. There are a small number of wheeled carts you can use to carry your luggage.

There is plenty of free parking near the ferry dock. If you don’t want to worry about driving, book a day tour from Hobart that includes ferry reservations.

Ferry Times | Triabunna to Maria Island

  • 8:30 am
  • 10:00 am
  • 11:30 am
  • 3:15 pm

Ferry Times | Maria Island to Triabunna

  • 9:15 am
  • 10:45 am
  • 2:30 pm
  • 4:15 pm

Return Ferry Prices

  • Adult: $54.00
  • Concession: $43.00 (Australian Pension Card or Health Care Card)
  • Student: $33.00 (Australian Secondary Student)
  • Child: $33.00 (4 to 16 years)
  • Infant: Free (0 to 3 years)

Your ticket price includes one small ‘carry-on’ bag up to 7kg and no larger than 600 x 400 x 300mm (approx)

  • One ‘carry-on’ bag up to 7kg = free
  • One piece of luggage 7 – 15kg = $10 (1st piece) 1 bag tag; $5 (each additional piece) 1 bag tag
  • One piece of luggage 15 – 30kg = 2 bag tags, 2 person lift
  • One piece of luggage 30+kg = not safe to lift, please reduce weight

Bicycle | $15
Bicycles must weigh no more than 15kg. Panniers and the like must be removed and checked in as luggage.

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