FROM :

Launceston

TO :

Cressy

VIA :

Evandale, Perth, Longford

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Route Information

Cressy/Longford  

Slight decrease in the number of weekday services to Cressy/Longford, which is off-set by a slight increase in Saturday services and provision of new Sunday services. Travel time for Cressy/Longford passengers will reduced by up to 15 minutes as the route will no longer travel via Evandale and the route through Perth will be made more direct.


Evandale  

Similar number of services to Evandale, including the provision of new Sunday services. The route to and from Evandale will change, with Evandale to be serviced via Perth on the Perth Mill Road. The route will no longer travel via the Launceston Airport (Evandale Road).


Perth  

Increase in the number of services to Perth, particularly on Saturdays and Sundays. Perth will be serviced by multiple routes, including from St Helens and Hobart. The route through Perth will be made more direct, with services to travel along the Perth Main Road. New bus stops will be constructed to support this change including near the intersection of Main Road and Phillip Street.

  • More information on bus stop locations in Perth is available here.
  • Due to the temporary closure of Haggerstone Rd (old Midway Highway) northbound Tassielink services will not be able to stop at Devon Hills. More information is available here.
  • Once the Perth bypass is constructed the route will no longer be able to travel via Drummond Street.


The majority of Cressy/Longford and Evandale/Perth services will travel via the Kings Meadows corridor - which means that any passenger can get on and off the bus on this corridor. This change will increase the number of services along this important urban corridor.


Services will start and finish at St Johns Street in Launceston as opposed to the Cornwall Square Transit Centre. The pickup stop in St John Street will be stop A1 .

Latest Network updates

Tassielink wishes to advise Passengers that the 737 Bicheno - Hobart service that arrives in Sorell at 11am has been delayed due to an incident on the Tasman Hwy. Please remain at all stops and we will be with you as soon as possible We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.
A reminder that Tassielink Transit no longer operate a service between Hobart – Launceston – Devonport (Spirit of Tasmania) Please refer to https://www.transport.tas.gov.au/public_transport/bus_timetables
Local Hamper The Christmas thank you gift to our team this year considered other Tasmanian businesses as we designed a Tasmanian product hamper. Our Team Putting aside their own Covid impact during a forever changing year, our Tassielink Team continued to arrive at work every day, in their buses, behind their desk and in their overalls school children arrived at school, passengers reached their destination of work and essential services. Drivers smiling at our customers with a greeting day in day out. Especially at this time of the year we would like to acknowledge the commitment and dedication of our team during the difficult times of COVID – 19 and the year 2020. Tassielink Transit wishes all our great teams in Launceston, West Coast, East Coast, Port Arthur, Huon Valley and Hobart along with our customers, suppliers and fellow businesses all the very best for Christmas as we look forward to the year 2021 During the Christmas New Year holiday period our teams will still be here with the exception our office will be closed on Christmas Day. For Christmas Day services and updates please refer to our timetables https://www.transport.tas.gov.au/public_transport/bus_timetables and Facebook for details Using products from around Tasmania our hamper included
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