Surrounded by the ocean, rivers and forests, Devonport is a cosy yet charming city. Home to some of the best produce the country has to offer, Devonport provides delicious food from classic pub dishes through to extravagant modern cuisine. If you’re feeling adventurous, you’ll be sure to experience what the beautiful north western region of Tasmania has to offer. The captivating Cradle Mountain is only a 90 minute drive from the Devonport CBD.View our Devonport travel guide
Flights from Gold Coast (OOL) to Devonport (DPO)
Reasons to fly with Qantas
Visiting from Gold Coast (Coolangatta) to Devonport
Gold Coast to Devonport flight information
The approximate flight time for flights from Gold Coast to Devonport is 5 hours and 35 minutes.
When to visit
Average temperatures in Devonport vary. Considering the humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a bit of rain. Weeks with ideal weather are between November and April. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Devonport, the hottest months are February, January, and then March. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid February where highs are regularly around 22.7°C with temperatures rarely dropping below 13.3°C in the evening.
What is the main airport called?
Devonport Airport (DPO)Opens external site in a new window is 10 km from the town centre Devonport in the north of Tasmania.
Arriving in Devonport
The friendly staff at Devonport Airport will be waiting to greet you when you land. Once you collect your bags, there are several transport options available to get you into town
Getting into Devonport from Devonport Airport
Devonport Airport is located 10km from town. With taxis, Ubers, bus and car hire available, getting into Devonport from the airport is easy. Car parking is also available at the airport.
Getting around Devonport
The most convenient way to get around Devonport is to walk or cycle. There is also taxis, rideshare, hire car or public transport options available with Merseylink. For longer trips through the state, Tassielink and Redline Coaches operate an extensive timetable to most major Tasmanian towns.
Fly from Gold Coast
Once you’ve purchased your tickets from the Gold Coast, there are a few things you should know to ensure you’re as prepared as possible for your upcoming trip.
What is the main airport called?
Gold Coast Airport.Opens external site in a new window Located 21km (13 miles) from Surfers Paradise and 3km (1.8 miles) from Coolangatta, Gold Coast Airport (OOL) is the gateway to southern Queensland.
Passengers on Qantas flights from the Gold Coast are allocated checked baggage. If you need more luggage, you can purchase an additional baggage allowance online prior to departure.
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