Welcome to

Lo-Cost Auto Rent

No Fuss, No Frills

Cheap car rental in Tasmania


We are accepting bookings for

pick up from 1 November 2020.

You can reach us before this date by email.

To amend, postpone or cancel an existing booking please contact us by email.

If you need a car before this date, please visit




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Yesterday's cars means

yesterday's prices!

Airport pick-up no extra fees

Our prices are all inclusive with no hidden costs and no expensive airport pick-up fees

Low damage excess

We keep the excess low, with economical options for reducing

your liability for any damage

Young drivers welcome

We rent to drivers aged 19+, including P-platers. You just need to have held a licence for 2 years

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A Bit About Us

Tasmanian owned and operated since 1984, Lo-Cost Auto Rent has been providing cheap car rental in Tasmania for over 35 years.


No fuss, no frills. We rent reliable used cars (average age 4 - 6 years) at economical prices.


We are a family business with pick up & return points in the Hobart city centre, Hobart Airport, Launceston Airport and Devonport. 


We rent to drivers under 21 years of age and you'll be covered for travel to Bruny Island and on unsealed roads.


We will do our very best to meet your needs and to make car rental in Tasmania as simple as it should be.


Cheap rates & Reliable Cars 

Cheap prices and well-maintained, reliable cars available to rent all year round

Local Knowledge

All our staff are Tasmanian locals, who are always happy to help you with local advice and the hottest travel tips

Cars For Under 21's

Our minimum renter age is 19. Provisional licences accepted. Conditions may apply

Statewide Services

With locations around the state , including airports, we allow you to start and finish your Tassie road trip with ease


(03) 6231 0550

40 Victoria St, Hobart TAS 7000, Australia