Airport services

Airport services for bikes

Travelling with your bike?  Here's what we know about availability of bike boxes, also bike setup stations.

Bike boxes

(this information current at September 2017)

Info for Launceston airport:

Bike boxes are available for purchase at the respective airline check-in counters for:

- Jetstar $22 cash

- Qantas $22 cash

- Virgin $25

 


Info for Burnie airport:

Regional flights - Rex (Regional Express Airline) and Sharp Airlines (connecting to King Island)

- both will take bikes, but no boxes available at the airport.

Suggest travellers contact West Beach Cycles on 6431 3530 to arrange to collect a bike box.

 


Info for Hobart airport:

Bike boxes are available for purchase at the respective airline check-in counters for:
- Jetstar $15
- Qantas $15
- Virgin $25

 

Tiger is the only airline that does not provide them, however people could just go to one of the other airline counters to purchase a box.

 

Of course bike boxes are often available from Local Bike Shops.

Bike Setup Stations

Launceston airport has a well setup area for assembling and disassembling bikes.  These are located within the short term car park, immediately opposite the terminal forecourt and approximately 65m from the terminal entrance/exit doors. This facility includes two bicycle service stations with accompanying cycle mounts and tools (including air pumps) which allow for the assembly, disassembly and minor maintenance of bicycles. There is also free CCTV monitored bicycle racks provided for parking of up to 12 bikes.

Hobart airport has a tool stand which is located in front of the waiting room across the road from the main airport building (opposite the Qantas arrival hall). 


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