Collision damage waiver and theft protection are insurance options that cover renters from paying high penalty fees if the car is stolen or returned damaged. Some Devonport car providers already include Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and Theft Protection Waiver into the rental price but not all of them. We recommend always be aware of your coverage when renting a car in in Devonport.
Keep in mind that car hire excess insurances often have a deductible clause, which is the amount you’ll have to pay if something happens during the time of your rental. If you want to avoid unwanted surprises, you should consider adding a no-deductible option to your Devonport car rental.
Some car hire companies in Devonport which have updated their car rental health and safety policies due to COVID-19 to make sure vehicles are clean and disinfected include Europcar, Budget and Avis
On average a hire car in Devonport costs $48 per day.
The average price of fuel in Devonport is $5.94 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between $71 and $95, depending on the car size.
Intermediate (Hyundai Accent or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Devonport.
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A Intermediate car hire in Devonport costs $89 per day, on average.
A Compact car hire in Devonport costs $72 per day, on average.
A Economy car hire in Devonport costs $79 per day, on average.
In Devonport, cars are most frequently hired at Europcar 11 The Esplanade (2 km from city centre ).
On average hiring a car in Devonport costs $336 per week ($48 per day).
On average a car hire in Devonport costs $1,440 per month ($48 per day).
Compact car models handle the Devonport streets with ease, though larger makes such as 4WDs and people movers have no issue navigating the traffic. It’s best to avoid a manual transmission car unless you are very comfortable completing hill starts, with automatic models providing a relaxed drive.
The default maximum is 50 km/h in urban areas of Devonport. Bass Hwy ranges from 100–110 km/h as it passes town, and school zones are set at 40 km/h.
You can expect to pay approximately A$ 1.55 per litre in Davenport, which makes it one of the cheapest Tasmanian cities. Petrol stations on the western side of Mersey River tend to be cheaper than on the east where tourists arrive on the Spirit of Tasmania.
Metered parking is available through the centre of Devonport, including on Stewart St, Steele St, Edward St and Fenton Wy. Restrictions vary from 1–4h and hourly rates are about A$ 2. The multilevel CBD carpark has a flat rate of approximately A$ 5 for the top level on weekdays and roughly A$ 2 on weekends. Plenty of free spaces are available at Coles Beach Car Park, though spots fill up quickly on warm days.