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Launceston Travel Guide

Let the experts at Orbitz find terrific-value hotel and flight packages for you. If you're keen to plan that epic Launceston vacation, you're where you need to be! Choose your desired airfares, hotels, experiences and rental cars for savings of up to $369^! Bundling your bookings is one of the simplest ways to save cash. And more good news — if you have no idea who to fly with or where to stay, our extensive database has 500,000 hotels globally and 500 airline partners. The choice is completely yours! When it comes to designing the getaway you've long dreamed about, your options are limitless with Orbitz.

Where is Launceston?

One of the best parts of traveling is the anticipation you feel before you arrive. Start getting excited about your Launceston adventure by finding out a bit more about it! It is about 100 miles north of Tasmania's capital, Hobart. Launceston is also 4 miles south of Newnham. Traveling is all about meeting new people, so why not make friends with some of the 110,000 locals who reside in this corner of Northeast Tasmania?

Car Rentals in Launceston

Take your love of travel further by checking out car rentals in Launceston. It doesn't matter where you plan to go or what you're wanting to do, Orbitz will help you find a ride that fits your adventurous spirit. Picking up a vehicle right at Launceston Airport means that you don't have to bother with cabs and transfers. Budget is one good place to check out here. Europcar is also worth having a look at. Consider renting a car from Hertz at 58 Paterson St. They're right in the city center. Budget at 76 Frederick St is another establishment to look into.

Where to stay in Launceston – Hotel Accommodation

Orbitz will help you choose the nicest place to sleep in this awesome destination. Right this moment, we list 59 hotels in Launceston. Want us to help with your booking? We recommend the Red Feather Inn and Hatherley Birrell Collection.

Nearest Airports to Launceston

Tighten your seatbelt! You'll soon be arriving at Launceston Airport (LST), the best airport for Launceston. The terminal is 8 miles to the southeast of the downtown area and could be the starting point of your memorable vacation.

Popular Places to Visit Near Launceston

If you have seen all there is to see in Launceston and have an extra day or two up your sleeve, try not to panic. You'll find great tourist attractions right around the corner. Cradle Mountain is about 60 miles away. Tourists often come here to access Dove Lake.

No Cancellation Fees

Plans sometimes change in a second, which is why we won't charge a fee if you have to amend or cancel your booking.^ However, it's a good idea to see if your airline and hotel have the same policy.

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