Distance between Hobart and Forth
The distance from Hobart to Forth is 288 kilometers by road including 25 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 3 hours and 17 minutes and goes through Montrose, Brighton, Oatlands, Ross, Campbell Town, Perth and Longford.
Shortest distance by air  208 km ✈️ 
Car route length  288 km 🚗 
Driving time  3 h 17 min 
Fuel amount  23.1 L 
Fuel cost  39 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Hobart  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
1 9 km, 07 min


Montrose  9 km  07 min  0.7 L  
1 16 km, 10 min


Brighton  26 km  18 min  1.9 L  
1 64 km, 42 min


Oatlands  89 km  1 h 00 min  5.8 L  
1 32 km, 21 min


Ross  121 km  1 h 21 min  9.3 L  
1 11 km, 07 min


Campbell Town  132 km  1 h 29 min  10.1 L  
1 50 km, 34 min


Perth  181 km  2 h 03 min  14.4 L  
1 7 km, 05 min


Longford  189 km  2 h 08 min  14.6 L  
B52 9 km, 06 min


Carrick  197 km  2 h 14 min  15.6 L  
1 91 km, 1 h 02 min


Forth  288 km  3 h 17 min  22.9 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Hobart to Forth?
Fuel cost: 39 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 288 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.69 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Hobart to Forth?
Driving time: 3 h 17 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 13 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 7 min
 7 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 4 min
 217 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 2 h 24 min
 38 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 28 min
 4 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 3 min
 6 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 6 min
 1 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 1 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Hobart to Forth by land?
The distance between Hobart and Forth is 288 km by road including 25 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Hobart and Forth respectively.
How far is Hobart to Forth by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Hobart and Forth is 208 km.
This distance is calculated using the Haversine formula as a greatcircle distance between two points on the surface of a sphere. The start and finish points are the centers of Hobart and Forth respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Hobart from Forth by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 15 min to cover the distance of 208 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 56 min to flight this distance at average speed of 220 km/h.
This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, airport location and other real world factors.
How long is a helicopter ride from Hobart to Forth?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 52 min to cover the distance of 208 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 59 min to flight this distance at average speed of 210 km/h.
This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, aerodrome location and other real world factors.
What city is halfway between Hobart and Forth?
The halfway point between Hobart and Forth is Cleveland. It is located about 5 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Cleveland to Hobart is 149 km and driving will take about 1 h 41 min. The road between Cleveland and Forth has length 139 km and will take approximately 1 h 35 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Hobart in relation to Forth?
Hobart is located 208 km southeast of Forth.
Hobart has geographic coordinates: latitude 42.88251, longitude 147.32812.
Forth has geographic coordinates: latitude 41.1885, longitude 146.25026.
Which highway goes from Hobart to Forth?
The route from Hobart to Forth follows 1.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 B52: 12 km
 B19: 8 km