Launceston Airport in Launceston, Australia

About

Launceston Airport is located on Evandale Main Road, 15 kilometres south of Launceston. The airport is committed to safety and security and providing passengers an optimal travel experience. Tasmanian holidays are a favourite holiday that offers travellers the pleasant experiences of standing atop a mountain peak in the morning and paddling an azure sea in the afternoon. It is the ideal holiday destination for outdoor recreation and one that airlines such as, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Jetstar, and Sharp Airlines all fly in and out of the airport to provide connections for passengers.

Launceston Airport features a number of amenities to travellers that include airport retail shops such as News Travels which is within the terminal and features travel essentials, gifts, books and news, as well as healthy snacks and beverages. News travels also features a number of games and activities for young travellers so they are entertained while they wait for their arrival or departure.

Launceston Airport features two eating establishments which include the Long Bar and Café which offers a menu selection that features light menu choices as well as traditional favourites and warm soups and a variety of beverages. Hudson’s Coffee is another eating establishment within the airport’s terminal and focuses on the best cup of coffee.

Launceston Airport features information booths, a first aid station, restrooms, and is a disability friendly facility to ensure all passenger needs are met. The airport is a comfortable, climate control airport that takes the extra measures to ensure a pleasant flight experience.
Launceston Airport is dedicated to working with and contributing to the local community and sponsors many programs such as the being a project partner with Junction Art Festival, the Blue Sky Ball, and Glover Prize. The Airport also takes great strides to protect the environment.

The closest hotels to the airport are the Arendon Cottage, Best Western Abel Tasman Airport Motor Inn and the Edenholme Grange Launceston.

 

Airport Parking and Transfers

Launceston Airport features both short term parking and long term parking options. Disability parking is also available for all disabled passengers. All three of the airports parking garages operate on an automated system in which vehicle owners simply make a payment through an automatic payment machine prior to their departure.

Airport transfers include a variety of types of transportation services which include car rental from major car rental agencies such as Hertz, Avis, Budget, and Thrifty. The Airporter Shuttle Bus Service serves the airport passengers with transport to the Launceston CBD and surrounding regions. Taxi service is also available.