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Hobart International Airport located in Cambridge approximately 11 miles from Hobart. The airport has seen its passenger numbers grow with a sharp increase in passengers flying with low cost airlines. Approximately 1.9 million passengers travelled from or to Hobart with many domestic passengers using Qantas, Jetstar, Tiger Airways and Virgin Blue. Hobart’s airport is the second fastest growing airport in Australia.

Hobart’s Domestic Terminal has a area containing the Qantas Club and is the arrival point for Jetstar passengers the international area of the terminal is for passengers flying with Virgin Blue and Tiger Airways. The most popular flight destination from Hobart is Melbourne followed by Brisbane and Sydney. You can add optional extras to your Hobart hire car when booking online, including unlimited mileage.

The International Terminal is largely defunct since Air New Zealand suspended flights to Christchurch. Flights operating through Skytraders to the Antarctica occasionally use the terminal along with a few charter First Choice Airways flights. The airport has limited shops and cafes. You can pick up your Hobart rental car at one of the Hobart Airport car rental booths.

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Hobart is the capital of the state of Tasmania. Only Sydney is older and that is very much reflected in its Georgian sandstone buildings. Hobart is sparsely populated with around 200,000 people who enjoy living in a location that is almost 20% World Heritage area. Cradle Mountain also has an abundance of rivers, lakes and an ancient wilderness that is largely unspolit.

Mount Wellington, close by, is a beautiful untamed wilderness visited by the thousands of tourists each year looking for a taste of adventure. The Tasman Peninsula and Port Arthur, with its convict ruins, form a stretch of beautiful coastline popular with walkers. Many visitors wishing to watch marine life head towards the D’Entrecasteaux Channel where you can whales watch and spot dolphins, seals and albatross.

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