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Thrifty, Launceston Airport Car Rental

Thrifty 800+ ratings, 6 reviews

Launceston, Tasmania, Australia

9.2 / 10 Excellent

Thrifty - Launceston Airport Information, Car Rental Instructions & Policies

Store Location

Launceston Airport Terminal Building

Telephone

03 6391 8105 / 03 6391 8105

Pickup from Branch or Car Park & After Hours Pickup

The Thrifty - Launceston Airport car rental location is in terminal

You can walk to the counter of Thrifty - Launceston Airport car rental.

The car rental counter is located inside the arrival hall.

Return to the Store, Car Park or Key Box & After Hours Return

The “Rental Car Return” sign can usually be seen next to the road near the store parking lot. Follow the instructions to drive the vehicle to the corresponding parking lot for returning the car, then walk back to the airport.

Opening Hours

Days of WeekSundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
Opening hours
07:30 -20:45
07:30 -20:45
07:30 -20:45
07:30 -20:45
07:30 -20:45
07:30 -20:45
07:30 -20:45

Deposit

Deposits are depending on which car type your rental car falls into, and can be paid with credit cards (pre-authorization)
Representative Car ModelsDeposit Amount(approx.)Business Days Required for Refund

Applicable to all car types,incl. Compact,Suv,Economy,Mini and others.

Pack up ^
USD300-500030-60

Accepted Cards

Credit cards issued by the following companies qualify a car rental from this store: Visa, Master

E-voucher

Yes. E-voucher is accepted. Show the digital voucher on your mobile instead of a print-out is good enough.

Age requirements

21 - 99 years old

Young Driver Fee applies at 21 - 25 years old with charge of AUD 25 - 42.86160175 per day approximately.

Driver's License Requirements

The main driver and any additional drivers will need to provide a physical full driver's license in their name with no major endorsements. The license should be held for at least 1-2 year(s).

For foreign renters, you need to bring:

Domestic License + IDP

Please note that the IDP(International Driving Permit) is only a translation and you must bring your original driving licence with you.

For local renters, you need to bring:

Full Driving License issued in Australia

This option applies to customers with local driving license, please show your local license at pick-up.

Additional Extras

Extras Prices
Extras Prices
GPS rental
GPS rental
Provided by the local stores. Usually, interface and voice are of the local language.
AUD 19/day
Infant car seat rental
Infant car seat rental
Recommended for children weighing under 20 lbs /9kg (birth to approx. 1-12 months)
AUD 24.2/day
capped at AUD 96.8
Child car seat rental
Child car seat rental
Recommended for children weighing 20-40 lbs /9-18kg (approx. 1 - 3 years)‌
AUD 24.2/day
capped at AUD 96.8
Child booster seat rental
Child booster seat rental
Recommended for children weighing 40-80 lbs /18-36 kg
AUD 24.2/day
capped at AUD 96.8

Cross Border

To be updated

Cross Islands

Conditional:

Depending on which island to bring the rental cars to, policies differ:
Bruny Island, Tasmania
Thrifty will allow the vehicles to be taken to Bruny Island provided you pick up from Sydney Airport,Hobart Airport, Hobart City, Launceston Airport and Launceston City only. Please confirm the surcharges with supplier. Customer should be liable for all the damage when transiting the cars.

Must-not:

Taking rental cars to following islands is not allowed:
Kangaroo Island, Phillip Island, Rottnest Island, Mornington Island, Dirk Hartog Island, Abrolhos Island, Horn Island, Gove Peninsula, Groote Eylandt, Magnetic Island, Tiwi Island, Fraser Island, Moreton Island
Thrifty will allow the vehicles to be taken to Bruny Island provided you pick up from certain branch. Such as Sydney Airport,Hobart Airport, Hobart City,Adelaide Downtown, Launceston Airport and Launceston City. Please confirm the surcharges with supplier. Customer should be liable for all the damage when transiting the cars.

Excess

Collision Damage Waiver Excess differs by car model:

AUD 4000-5500 for other car models.

EUR 1540 for Mercedes-benz Glc,

AUD 0 for Chevrolet Lacetti,Toyota Auris Hybrid-hybrid,208 Hb20 Polo,Toyota Cross Hybrid-hybrid,Mazda Cx 30,Kia Stonic,Pallet Gates Dropsides-diesel,Cubic Metre Van,Compact,Peugeot Expert 5m3,35 Tfsi Sportback,Volkswagen Golf Gti,Opel Corsa,Toyota Yaris, Geely Emgrand Automatic Or Similar,Peugeot 208 - Vauxhall Corsa - Citroen C3, 3 Doors,,Suzuki Swift,Cubic Metre Van,4wd Mine Equipped-diesel-4wd,Mystery Vehicle,Toyota Camry Hybrid-hybrid,Toyota Camry,Toyota Kluger Hybrid-hybrid,Toyota Highlander,Pajero Sport Glx--4wd,Volvo Xc60,Van W Lift,Renault Master,Cab Tray-diesel,Tray Ute,Dual Cab 4wd--4wd,Dual Cab Landcruiser-diesel-4wd,Kia Carnival,Metre Tipper Truck-diesel,Jeep Compass Tracker Corolla Cross,J5 Audi Q7,Pallet Curtainsider Lift-diesel,Cubic Metre Curtainsider,4wd Lid Canopy--4wd,Mercedes V-class,Carnival 6 Seater,

AUD 5500 for Hyundai I30,

AUD 5500 for Chevrolet Lacetti,

AUD 5500 for Toyota Auris Hybrid-hybrid,

AUD 5500 for 208 Hb20 Polo,

AUD 5500 for Toyota Cross Hybrid-hybrid,

AUD 5500 for Mazda Cx 30,

AUD 6001 for Kia Stonic,

AUD 6001 for Pallet Gates Dropsides-diesel,

AUD 6001 for Cubic Metre Van,

AUD 0 for Compact,

AUD 0 for Peugeot Expert 5m3,

AUD 6001 for 35 Tfsi Sportback,

AUD 0 for Volkswagen Golf Gti,

AUD 0 for Opel Corsa,

AUD 0 for Toyota Yaris, Geely Emgrand Automatic Or Similar,

AUD 0 for Peugeot 208 - Vauxhall Corsa - Citroen C3, 3 Doors,,

AUD 5500 for Suzuki Swift,

AUD 0 for Cubic Metre Van,

AUD 0 for 4wd Mine Equipped-diesel-4wd,

AUD 5500 for Mystery Vehicle,

AUD 5500 for Toyota Camry Hybrid-hybrid,

AUD 5500 for Toyota Camry,

AUD 5500 for Toyota Kluger Hybrid-hybrid,

AUD 5500 for Toyota Highlander,

AUD 6001 for Pajero Sport Glx--4wd,

AUD 0 for Volvo Xc60,

AUD 6001 for Van W Lift,

AUD 0 for Renault Master,

AUD 6001 for Cab Tray-diesel,

AUD 6001 for Tray Ute,

AUD 6001 for Dual Cab 4wd--4wd,

AUD 0 for Dual Cab Landcruiser-diesel-4wd,

AUD 7000 for Ford Mustang Gt,

AUD 5500 for Kia Carnival,

AUD 6001 for Metre Tipper Truck-diesel,

AUD 6001 for J5 Audi Q7,

AUD 0 for Pallet Curtainsider Lift-diesel,

AUD 6001 for Cubic Metre Curtainsider,

AUD 6001 for 4wd Lid Canopy--4wd,

AUD 6001 for Mercedes V-class,

AUD 5500 for Carnival 6 Seater,

AUD 6001 for H5 Audi Q2,

AUD 6001 for Mystery Prestige Vehicle,

AUD 5500 for Skoda Karoq,

AUD 5500 for Toyota Rav4 Hybrid-hybrid,

AUD 5500 for Nissan Qashqai Automatic O Similar,

AUD 5500 for Kia Sportage--4wd,

AUD 0 for Tray With Gates-diesel,

AUD 6001 for Hilux Ute,

AUD 6001 for Hilux Xcab Ute--4wd,

AUD 5500 for Mini Countryman,

AUD 6001 for Audi Q5 Inc--4wd,

AUD 0 for Audi Sq5 Inc-4wd,

AUD 0 for Mover 2 Axle,

AUD 0 for Cubic Meter Van,

AUD 0 for Peugeot Partner 3m3,

AUD 0 for M6 25 Seat Bus,

AUD 0 for Toyota Camry Elite,

AUD 0 for Mercedes Glc Coupe-diesel--4wd,

AUD 0 for Metre Truck Lift,

AUD 0 for 4wd Toyota Landcruiser,

AUD 6001 for Ford Wildtrak--4wd,

AUD 6001 for Hiace 12 Seats,

AUD 5500 for 5 Series,

AUD 6001 for Mercedes,

AUD 0 for 12 Pallet Curtainsider-diesel,

AUD 6001 for Polestar 2-electric,

AUD 0 for 22 Seat Bus-diesel--4wd,

AUD 5500 for Corolla Sedan Hybrid-hybrid,

AUD 5500 for Toyota Corolla,

AUD 0 for Tray With Gate-diesel,

AUD 0 for Ford Transit,

AUD 0 for Fiat Ducato Medio,

AUD 0 for Dual Cab-4wd,

AUD 0 for Volkswagen T6 Kombi,

AUD 0 for Volkswagen Passat,

AUD 6001 for Toyota Landcruiser--4wd,

AUD 7000 for Cubic Metre Van,

AUD 7000 for 22 Seat Bus,

AUD 7000 for Metre Van Lift,

AUD 6001 for Equipped Toyota Prado--4wd,

AUD 7000 for 12 Pallet Tray-diesel,

AUD 0 for Toyota Tundra,

AUD 6001 for Equip 4wd Landcruiser--4wd,

AUD 6001 for Cab 3t Tray-diesel,

AUD 6001 for 4wd Dual Cab--4wd,

AUD 6001 for Tray Dual Cab-diesel--4wd,

AUD 6001 for Dual Cab Tray--4wd,

AUD 7000 for 25 Seat Bus-diesel,

AUD 0 for Toyota Commuter Bus Minespec,

AUD 6001 for 12 Seat Bus,

AUD 6001 for 4wd 12 Seater--4wd,

AUD 0 for Ford Transit Lara,

AUD 6001 for Special,

Theft Insurance Excess differs by car model:

AUD 4000-5500 for other car models.

EUR 1540 for Mercedes-benz Glc,

AUD 0 for Chevrolet Lacetti,Toyota Auris Hybrid-hybrid,208 Hb20 Polo,Toyota Cross Hybrid-hybrid,Mazda Cx 30,Kia Stonic,Pallet Gates Dropsides-diesel,Cubic Metre Van,Compact,Peugeot Expert 5m3,35 Tfsi Sportback,Volkswagen Golf Gti,Opel Corsa,Toyota Yaris, Geely Emgrand Automatic Or Similar,Peugeot 208 - Vauxhall Corsa - Citroen C3, 3 Doors,,Suzuki Swift,Cubic Metre Van,4wd Mine Equipped-diesel-4wd,Mystery Vehicle,Toyota Camry Hybrid-hybrid,Toyota Camry,Toyota Kluger Hybrid-hybrid,Toyota Highlander,Pajero Sport Glx--4wd,Volvo Xc60,Van W Lift,Renault Master,Cab Tray-diesel,Tray Ute,Dual Cab 4wd--4wd,Dual Cab Landcruiser-diesel-4wd,Kia Carnival,Metre Tipper Truck-diesel,Jeep Compass Tracker Corolla Cross,J5 Audi Q7,Pallet Curtainsider Lift-diesel,Cubic Metre Curtainsider,4wd Lid Canopy--4wd,Mercedes V-class,Carnival 6 Seater,

AUD 0 for Hyundai I30,

AUD 0 for Chevrolet Lacetti,

AUD 0 for Toyota Auris Hybrid-hybrid,

AUD 0 for 208 Hb20 Polo,

AUD 0 for Toyota Cross Hybrid-hybrid,

AUD 0 for Mazda Cx 30,

AUD 0 for Kia Stonic,

AUD 0 for Pallet Gates Dropsides-diesel,

AUD 0 for Cubic Metre Van,

AUD 0 for Compact,

AUD 0 for Peugeot Expert 5m3,

AUD 0 for 35 Tfsi Sportback,

AUD 0 for Volkswagen Golf Gti,

AUD 0 for Opel Corsa,

AUD 0 for Toyota Yaris, Geely Emgrand Automatic Or Similar,

AUD 0 for Peugeot 208 - Vauxhall Corsa - Citroen C3, 3 Doors,,

AUD 0 for Suzuki Swift,

AUD 0 for 4wd Mine Equipped-diesel-4wd,

AUD 0 for Mystery Vehicle,

AUD 0 for Toyota Camry Hybrid-hybrid,

AUD 0 for Toyota Camry,

AUD 0 for Toyota Kluger Hybrid-hybrid,

AUD 0 for Toyota Highlander,

AUD 0 for Pajero Sport Glx--4wd,

AUD 0 for Volvo Xc60,

AUD 0 for Van W Lift,

AUD 0 for Renault Master,

AUD 0 for Cab Tray-diesel,

AUD 0 for Tray Ute,

AUD 0 for Dual Cab 4wd--4wd,

AUD 0 for Dual Cab Landcruiser-diesel-4wd,

AUD 0 for Ford Mustang Gt,

AUD 0 for Kia Carnival,

AUD 0 for Metre Tipper Truck-diesel,

AUD 0 for J5 Audi Q7,

AUD 0 for Pallet Curtainsider Lift-diesel,

AUD 0 for Cubic Metre Curtainsider,

AUD 0 for 4wd Lid Canopy--4wd,

AUD 0 for Mercedes V-class,

AUD 0 for Carnival 6 Seater,

AUD 0 for H5 Audi Q2,

AUD 0 for Mystery Prestige Vehicle,

AUD 0 for Skoda Karoq,

AUD 0 for Toyota Rav4 Hybrid-hybrid,

AUD 0 for Nissan Qashqai Automatic O Similar,

AUD 0 for Kia Sportage--4wd,

AUD 0 for Tray With Gates-diesel,

AUD 0 for Hilux Ute,

AUD 0 for Hilux Xcab Ute--4wd,

AUD 0 for Mini Countryman,

AUD 0 for Audi Q5 Inc--4wd,

AUD 0 for Audi Sq5 Inc-4wd,

AUD 0 for Mover 2 Axle,

AUD 0 for Cubic Meter Van,

AUD 0 for Peugeot Partner 3m3,

AUD 0 for M6 25 Seat Bus,

AUD 0 for Toyota Camry Elite,

AUD 0 for Mercedes Glc Coupe-diesel--4wd,

AUD 0 for Metre Truck Lift,

AUD 0 for 4wd Toyota Landcruiser,

AUD 0 for Ford Wildtrak--4wd,

AUD 0 for Hiace 12 Seats,

AUD 0 for 5 Series,

AUD 0 for Mercedes,

AUD 0 for 12 Pallet Curtainsider-diesel,

AUD 0 for Polestar 2-electric,

AUD 0 for 22 Seat Bus-diesel--4wd,

AUD 0 for Corolla Sedan Hybrid-hybrid,

AUD 0 for Toyota Corolla,

AUD 0 for Tray With Gate-diesel,

AUD 0 for Ford Transit,

AUD 0 for Fiat Ducato Medio,

AUD 0 for Dual Cab-4wd,

AUD 0 for Volkswagen T6 Kombi,

AUD 0 for Volkswagen Passat,

AUD 0 for Toyota Landcruiser--4wd,

AUD 0 for 22 Seat Bus,

AUD 0 for Metre Van Lift,

AUD 0 for Equipped Toyota Prado--4wd,

AUD 0 for 12 Pallet Tray-diesel,

AUD 0 for Toyota Tundra,

AUD 0 for Equip 4wd Landcruiser--4wd,

AUD 0 for Cab 3t Tray-diesel,

AUD 0 for 4wd Dual Cab--4wd,

AUD 0 for Tray Dual Cab-diesel--4wd,

AUD 0 for Dual Cab Tray--4wd,

AUD 0 for 25 Seat Bus-diesel,

AUD 0 for Toyota Commuter Bus Minespec,

AUD 0 for 12 Seat Bus,

AUD 0 for 4wd 12 Seater--4wd,

AUD 0 for Ford Transit Lara,

AUD 0 for Special,

Third Party Liability Excess:

AUD 0

Fuel Policy (what does it mean)

Full to Full

Distances to Airports | Railway Stations | Hotels | Other Landmarks

Airports

0.2 mi from Launceston Airport

Hotels

7.7 mi from Mantra Charles Hotel

7.9 mi from Twofourtwo Boutique Apartments

7.9 mi from Centennial Inn on Bathurst

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Map view of Thrifty Store Location
coordinates: -41.5464 147.2082

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Guest Reviews

Total points: 9.2 / 10 Excellent

  • Vehicle condition: 8.6
  • Vehicle cleanliness: 8.3
  • Spaciousness: 9.6
  • Counter staff: 9.6
  • Pick-up location: 10.0
  • Drop-off location: 9.3
  • Pick-up time: 0-10 mins
  • Drop-off time: 0-10 mins
  • C.Barnfield

    Launceston

    10 /10 Excellent

    Reviewed: Saturday, April 20, 2024

    Lovely staff at launceston airport. Even gave us a free upgrade which made our day
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  • K.LI

    Launceston

    9.7 /10 Excellent

    Reviewed: Saturday, April 20, 2024

    Excellent and friendly staff
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  • Anonymous

    Launceston

    10 /10 Excellent

    Reviewed: Saturday, April 20, 2024

    Friendly service at the counter. Car in good condition.
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  • Anonymous

    Launceston

    9.7 /10 Excellent

    Reviewed: Saturday, April 20, 2024

    Speedy and efficient checkout service. Really helpful. No upsell on insurance or hidden costs. Keep it up.
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  • Anonymous

    Launceston

    10 /10 Excellent

    Reviewed: Saturday, April 20, 2024

    Good car conditions, friendly staffs
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  • S.Chiu

    Launceston

    6.3 /10 Average

    Reviewed: Saturday, April 20, 2024

    Car was dirty, air conditioning was not working
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