Car-Rentals.com Launceston is an independent car rental comparison site. Our system compares prices from well-known car rental companies so as a customer you can always book your rental car trough us at a competitive rate.
Below are the car rental companies in Launceston with the best ratings. Compare all ratings and prices of these rental companies in one search.
The second largest town in Tasmania, Launceston is nestled along the Tamar River, offering great access to charming wine valleys, park areas and gorges. It is only 50 minutes away from Melbourne by air, while flights to and from Brisbane and Sydney are also offered. The town is only a few minutes away by road, and cheap car hire in Launceston Downtown is readily available from different companies offering affordable rates for an easy means of transport around the city.
Taxis can be hired to get to different places around the city, although fares may be expensive, while buses also offer good transfer services throughout the town. Driving a car rental in Launceston Downtown on the other hand, is the best way to get around the city, especially when visiting different areas and suburbs.
Among the best places to visit in the city are the Launceston Park and the historic houses, like the Franklin House, Macquarie House, Entally House and the Old Umbrella Shop. The National Motor Museum is also a good place to visit along with the wine growing area in Tamar Valley.
Visitors could also take a one kilometer drive on a car hire in Launceston Downtown to get to the famous Cataract Gorge, which offers great walking tracks, play grounds and dipping areas, perfect for enjoying the surrounding nature.
Also of note is the nearby Tamar Island, which is only 10 minutes away from central Launceston. This lush natural park area is a great place to bird watch and take long hikes around the wetlands.
The following questions and answers are a selection of the most popular questions. If you do not find the answer to your question, have a look at the Frequently Asked Questions page or contact us.
Yes, we offer a guarantee of the lowest price - because we compare various retailers, we can always offer you the best price in town.
To pick up your car, you will need your voucher, passport, driver's license and a credit card. It is very important that your driver's license and credit card are in the same name as the main driver. Keep in mind that the local rental company will reserve a certain amount on your credit card as a deposit. This requires the PIN code for your credit card. If your driver's license is foreign (for example, in Chinese), you must bring a translation with you. Only your original passport and driver's license will be accepted - a copy is not sufficient.
Our rates are all-inclusive. Our reservation department will inform you in advance should additional costs apply. You can always cancel your booking free of charge if you do not agree (this must be done at least 48 hours prior to the start of the car hire period).
In general, Liability Insurance, Fire Insurance, All-Risks Insurance and Theft Insurance are included in the cost of your rental car.
This label indicates that a rental car satisfies the following requirements: Unlimited kilometers, no excess liability (and no excess cover available), sustainable energy policy, and that the car rental company has a good reputation. Availability of cars satisfying these four requirements will speed up the selection of a suitable vehicle for you.
You can cancel your reservation through "My Account". We recommend contacting us by phone if your changes to your booking or cancellation takes place at short notice (48 hours or less).
Most reservations will receive confirmation within minutes after payment takes place. We recommend contacting our Booking Department for last minute reservations (pick-up within 48 hours).