Launceston

Cheap Car Hire in Launceston

Launceston
27 May — 3 Jun
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Launceston car hires in 2022

Most popular companyBARGAINCAR
Price of petrol per litre$1.79
Average price per day$74
Cheapest price per day$37

What is the cheapest time to hire a car in Launceston?

January

$164

February

$104

March

$112

April

$147

May

$127

June

$134

July

$124

August

$98

September

$108

October

$90

November

$94

December

$214

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Launceston is October. The most expensive time to rent a car is December. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Top rental agencies in Launceston

All major car hire suppliers in Launceston
8.6
Excellent
3 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

8.6

Overall

8.6

Pick-up/drop-off

8.6

Value

7.3
8.0
Excellent
2 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.0

Comfort

9.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

9.0

Value

6.0
8.0
Excellent
1 review2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

8.0
7.3
Good
4 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

7.5

Overall

6.5

Pick-up/drop-off

7.5

Value

6.5
4.0
Okay
1 review1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

4.0

Comfort

6.0

Overall

4.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

4.0
4 locations
4 locations
3 locations

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Car Rental FAQs

What are the requirements to hire a car in Launceston?

To get a car hire in Launceston, you can use your usual driving licence – as long as it’s in English. Most companies require you to be 21 for Launceston car hire and have held your licence for 12 months. For larger vehicles like passenger van hire, some companies also apply an age restriction of 25.

What are the rules for driving in Launceston?

In Tasmania, you’ll drive on the left, so when booking hire cars in Launceston, better get an automatic. Speed limits are 50 km/h in built-up areas and 110 km/h on highways. There’s a quirk though: if there aren’t any signposts outside urban areas, the default limit is only 100 km/h. All dirt roads have a limit of 80 km/h. The blood alcohol limit is 50 mg per 100ml of blood, and seatbelts are compulsory. Also check for recent changes with authorities before booking Launceston car hire.

What type of car is recommended for driving in Launceston?

Consider that the city has a maritime climate when booking hire cars in Launceston. It’s situated on a major river not far from the north coast, giving it a warmer climate than the rest of Tasmania. In the Southern Hemisphere summer, you can get car hire in Launceston to take advantage of the weather, such as a convertible; or head into the rural hinterland in a 4x4 or SUV. If you’re spending all your time in the city, an economy car hire will be ideal. Compare prices on Cheapflights to find cheap car hire in Launceston.

Where are the best places to park in Launceston?

Car hire in Launceston comes with plenty of parking available in the CBD. This is really affordable at the many car parks in the city, which are cheaper than on-street metered parking. The latter will cost you A$ 3.20 per hour, while the car parks start at A$ 2.00 for three hours. These are located all over the downtown and surrounding areas, so they’re easy to find. You can check for cheap car hire in Launceston on Cheapflights before leaving.

What is the cheapest hire car found in Launceston?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $106/day when booking a car hire in Launceston. The absolute best deal a user found was for $52/day from Major Agency, booked on Jul. 28.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Launceston?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Launceston from the following companies over the past two weeks: Bargain Car Rentals ($36/day), East Coast Car Rentals ($42/day), and Alamo ($86/day).

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Launceston?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Europcar (10.0 rating), Budget (8.6 rating) and Avis (8.0 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Launceston.

What are gas prices like in Launceston?

The average price of petrol in Launceston is $1.79/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between $80 and $116 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Launceston for a week from Bargain Car Rentals?

Bargain Car Rentals offers hire cars in Launceston for about $653 per week on average.

Can I rent a car for a month in Launceston?

Yes, you can hire a car for a month in Launceston check Cheapflights for the latest prices and car type availability.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Launceston for a month?

Typically, a monthly car hire in Launceston can be found for $2,800. You can find car hire deals to be on average $93 a day.

How much is a car hire in Launceston for a weekend?

Car hire prices in Launceston are typically $117 for the weekend. On Cheapflights, you’ll be able to find great car hire deals on any type of vehicle. However, consider hiring a Intermediate to save money on your trip to $117. Our users have found prices for Intermediate car hire in June to be on average $93 per day.

What car do most people hire in Launceston?

Hyundai Accent, which is a Intermediate vehicle, is the most popular to hire at Launceston according to Cheapflights users.