Car Hire & Rental in Launceston

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Launceston Car Rental & Nearby Locations

Launceston Car Rental & Nearby Locations
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Launceston Car Rental & Nearby Locations

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Car Hire Launceston

Launceston is the second most populous city in Tasmania after Hobart and is known for its panoramic views, walking trails, sculpted gardens and a chairlift.

Get the most out of your trip to Lauceston by checking out our family travel guide.

Public Transport in Launceston

At Budget Australia we have 2 stores located in Launceston. You can hire a car from our Airport store or you can catch a bus to the city centre and visit our CBD store on 76 Frederick St.

Distances to Launceston Attractions from the CBD

  • Airport 15.1km
  • Cataract Gorge 4km
  • Tasmania Zoo 19.2km
  • Lilydale Falls 31.2km
  • Freycinet National Park 129km
  • Mount William National Park 164.5km

Things to Do in Launceston

As Tasmania's "second city" Launceston is an accessible destination that offers a warm welcome and a range of unique activities. Here are the best things to do in Launceston

  • Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery: Visit Australia's largest regional museum
  • Mount Misery Walk & Nature Reserve: 14 kilometres of well-constructed walking tracks through rainforest, a mountain top and waterfall.
  • Junction Arts Festival: An intimate arts festival presenting and the talent of Tasmania’s amazing artists.


Launceston has a great selection of accommodation for families visiting and exploring the city. Check out our recommendations below:

  • Tamar River Villas
  • Quality Hotel Colonial
  • Launceston Holiday Park


Is Launceston worth visiting?

It is definitely worth visiting as it offers a different and unique experience to any other city in Australia.

What to do in Launceston when it's raining?

There are lots of indoor activities you can do in Launceston. From top-notch bars & restaurants to contemporary museums you’ll always find something exciting to do. Visit for more information.