Parking Tips: Launceston Airport

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While Launceston might be one of Australia’s smallest airports, passenger numbers are rapidly increasing, as is the number of vehicles parked up by the terminal each day. That’s why we’ve created this guide to parking at Launceston Airport. Our list of top parking tips gives you the most important information, from on-site and off-site parking options to maps, rates, advice on avoiding Launceston Airport parking fines, and ways to find the cheapest parking at Launceston Airport. Keep Launceston Airport Parking hassle free with our top parking tips, and find the lowest rates available for your trip away.

 

Tip 1: Book Your Parking Before Leaving Home

How do you secure the best car parking at Launceston Airport? Easy! Instead of paying drive-up rates, reserve your space online and in advance. As soon as you’ve purchased your airline tickets, we advise that you book your parking. Why? Because most car parks charge calculate their rates based on factors such as capacity, demand, and season. The earlier in advance you book, the better the rate. Leave it too long, and you may find that you’re forced to pay a premium for a parking space that is far from the terminal entrance. 

Find out how much you would save by booking in advance by entering your dates into the search bar above. Our handy online search tool will display all of the available car parks near Launceston Airport, so that you can compare their rates. You’ll be shown their best price, for both uncovered and covered parking (where available), as well as plenty of information about how the service works, customer reviews, photographs, and more. 

Unfortunately, none of the Launceston Airport car parks that are withiin walking distance can be booked online at present. The Saver Car Park, Short Term Car Park, Long Term Car Park, and Undercover Car Park all charge higher long-term parking rates, which you can read more about in our long term parking Launceston Airport blog post. 

 

Tip 2: Compare Launceston Parking Rates

The easiest way to find cheap Launceston Airport parking is by using a comparison site, such as Flyparks, which searches the web to find you the best deals. You’ll often find lower prices than you’d get booking direct at an car park within walking distance of the terminals.

Overview of Launceston Airport Parking Rates

 

Car ParkCost per Week (8 Days)ServiceTransfer TimeCovered Option?
$aver Car Park$ 74.00Walking Distance3 minX
Drive Park Fly Currently UnavailableShuttle2 min
Long Term Car Park $ 89.00Walking Distance5 minX
Undercover Car Park$ 119.00Walking Distance3 min
Short Term Car Park$ 125.00Walking Distance1 minX

 

Tip 3: Read Customer Reviews 

We understand that it can be difficult to know which car park to choose, when using a comparison service. Many off-site car parks will advertise low rates, but how do you know if your vehicle will be safely stored? In the absence of well-known names, such as Andrew's Airport Parking Launceston, it’s a good idea to read online reviews to get a sense of how secure and trustworthy the car park really is. Drive Park Fly for example, has collected numerous positive reviews over the years, and currently has a customer rating of 9.6 out of 10. The car park is highly rated in terms of time keeping for shuttle pick-ups, for customer service, and for its location. Curious about what Flyparks travellers had to say about Drive Park Fly? You can read Drive Park Fly Reviews on the designated provider page.

 

Tip 4: Avoid Launceston Airport Parking Fines

While there are plenty of unofficial tips circulating around in forums about ‘free parking at Launceston Airport’, it’s never advisable to leave your car unattended for long periods of time in no parking zones, or on the outskirts of industrial areas. People may report that parking at a nearby train station or street worked for them, but why risk it? It’s vital to check the level of security at any car park you leave your car at, and consider if it provides satisfactory protection. Not only do you risk receiving a parking ticket, but your car could be broken into or damaged while you’re away. Avoid receiving a Launceston Airport parking fine by using a designated parking space, either in one of the airport’s own car parks or at an off-site parking facility. 

 

Tip 5: Check the Launceston Airport Parking Map

If it’s your first time flying out from Launceston, it’s well worth familiarising yourself with the layout of the airport grounds. You can check our Launceston Airport parking map below, to see where the main car parks are situated in relation to the terminal building and major roads. If you’re planning to park at Launceston Drive Park Fly, you can view our car park feature page to get address information and GPS coordinates. 

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Book Launceston Airport Parking with Flyparks

During the busy summer season, parking at Launceston Airport is always in high demand. Flyparks offers a smarter way to park and travel - making flying from Launceston less stressful and less expensive. Here, you’ll find excellent alternatives to parking at the official Launceston Airport parking lots, all with free shuttle transfers which will transport you to and from the terminal on demand. Online bookings take as little as two minutes, via our secure online checkout, and our friendly customer service team is always available to answer any questions you may have about your reservation.

 

Please note that it is not possible to book at any of the official Launceston Airport car parks through Flyparks at present. All rates quoted were accurate in July 2022, but subject to change without notice.

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