Do you need a vehicle for a trip to Tasmania? We’ll help you find the cheapest offers from your favourite car hire brands in Hobart. Use our easy search box to browse through offers from five companies at once: Thrifty, Hertz, Europcar, Budget and Avis. Select the date of your travel and a preferred location; pick Hobart Airport or one of several depots throughout the state’s capital. Get excellent deals online from Road Genius.
If your visiting the country and you haven’t driven in Tasmania or Australia before be aware that:
There’s an abundance of great attractions to see in town during your travel.
Take a ferry to the popular Museum of Old and New Art for unforgettable experience in art.
Is a an outdoor theatre experience and an opportunity for a very enjoyable colonial history lesson.
A traditional place to see, located at Battery Point. Visit Salamanca Place on a Saturday morning to explore local products, handiwork crafts and art.
Discover a lovely place to spend a warm day. Visit the botanic gardens for amazing flower displays in the Spring.
Drive up to Mount Wellington to enjoy a splendid view of the city, the Derwent River and surroundings.
Excited? Grab a guide, buy a map, hop into your automobile and discover the attractions Hobart has to offer. There’s a multitude of tours and a variety of great hotels to stay in while you’re there.
To make your experience as smooth as possible remember the following:
Hobart Airport is located 17 km from the centre of Tasmania’s capital. The following firms offer a wide range of vehicles at the airport: Avis, Budget, Europcar, Autorent – Hertz, Redspot, Thrifty and Bargain Car Rentals. Their desks are located across the road from the central terminal. To avoid problems and get the best price, make sure you arrange a booking well in advance.
Many travellers to Hobart who are after cheap car hire ask if they should hire a car at the airport or rather at a depot elsewhere? Our recommendation for most visitors to Tasmania’s capital is to choose an airport pickup. Picking up your rental vehicle directly at the airport will save you the time and expenses of finding alternative transportation to another inner-city location. If you wish however to check rates at other locations you can use the search tool at the top of to find the cheapest car hire depots at other location around Hobart that would work for you. One way rentals from Launceston to Hobart are also possible.