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From Sunday 30 January 2022, you may need to be at your stop at a different time, and/or your departure point in the Hobart Interchange may change. Learn more below.

1Timetable changes

You may need to be at your stop at a different time.

Departure times for Channel, Kingston, Summerleas, Taroona and Sandy Bay Road services will change – mostly by one or two minutes, but some up to 15 minutes.

Changes support new southern express services and improve reliability, travel time and transfers.


Preview new timetables below.

Blackmans Bay to Hobart - timetable effective 30 January 2022

Channel to Hobart - timetable effective 30 January 2022

Fern Tree and South Hobart to Hobart - timetable effective 30 January 2022

Glenorchy to Hobart - timetable effective 30 January 2022

Huon Valley to Hobart - timetable effective 30 January 2022

Kingston to Hobart via Southern Outlet - timetable effective 30 January 2022

Mount Nelson to Hobart - timetable effective 30 January 2022

Sandy Bay to Hobart - timetable effective 30 January 2022

Shoreline to Hobart - timetable effective 30 January 2022

Taroona to Hobart and Kingston - timetable effective 30 January 2022

Please note timetables do not list every stop - updated roadside stop timetables will be installed on Sunday 30 January 2022.

2Hobart interchange stop changes

You may need to catch your bus from a different stop in the Hobart Interchange.

Some services are moving from Stop D1 and Stop D2 on Macquarie Street to Stop D3 on Elizabeth Street:

  • Sandy Bay and University routes 401, 402, 501, 601
  • Mount Nelson routes 457, 458, X58

Kingston via Taroona and Sandy Bay Road routes 422, 426, 427, 428, and 429 will continue to leave from Stop D1.

Preview the new Hobart Interchange Map – effective 30 January 2022.

3New express services

Blackmans Bay Express – X07

New express bus services will operate on weekdays during the morning and afternoon peak periods, excluding public holidays.

There will be seven services to Hobart in the morning and seven services to Blackmans Bay in the afternoon.

  • The morning services to Hobart will depart Wells Parade and travel via Roslyn Avenue, bypassing Kingston Central and stopping all stops on Macquarie Street.
  • The afternoon and evening services from Hobart will depart Macquarie Street, Stop D1, stopping all stops on Davey Street, bypassing Kingston Central and travel via Roslyn Avenue before finishing on Wells Parade

View the Blackmans Bay Express timetable.

View the Blackmans Bay Express stop list.

View the Blackmans Bay Express route map.


Kingston Central Express – X08

New express bus services will operate on weekdays outside peak periods, excluding public holidays.

There will be 10 services to Hobart and nine services to Kingston Central between 10:20 am and 9:10 pm.


Channel Express – X13

New express bus services will operate on weekdays during the morning and afternoon peak periods, excluding public holidays.

There will be five services to Hobart in the morning and five services to Margate and Snug in the afternoon.

  • The morning services to Hobart will depart Snug (Charlton St), stopping all stops in Snug and Margate, then travel express via the Southern Outlet, bypassing Kingston and stopping all stops on Macquarie Street.
  • The afternoon and evening services from Hobart will depart Macquarie Street, Stop D1, stopping all stops on Davey St, bypassing Kingston and travel all stops from Margate to Snug (Charlton St).

View the Channel Express timetable.

View the Channel Express stop list.

View the Channel Express route map.


Coming soon

New park and ride facilities are under construction at Huntingfield.

When appropriate, the Kingston Central Express X08 will extend to start and finish at the Huntingfield site, and a new Huntingfield Express X01 will start.

The Huntingfield Express X01 will operate during peak periods on weekdays. There will be eight services to Hobart in the morning and six services to Huntingfield in the afternoon. These services will travel via the Southern Outlet, bypassing Kingston Central.

Learn more about the Kingborough Park and Ride project.



Southern Projects

New southern express services are part of the Hobart City Deal Southern Projects.

4More information

Check this page for updated and new timetables.

For questions:

  • talk to your bus driver
  • call Passenger Transport on 03 6166 3343 (9am to 5pm Monday to Friday)
  • call Metro Tasmania on 13 22 01 (7am to 6pm weekdays)
  • visit the Metro Shop in the Elizabeth Street Mall (8am to 5.30pm weekdays).