Self Drive or Tour with a Local

Whether you want to tiki tour around the island on your own time, hire a private transfer guide or join a tour there are many ways to see King Island and what it has to offer. 

King Island Car Rental

The best way to make the most of your trip to King Island? By hiring a vehicle to explore at your own pace. Cruise along the coast and through rolling green hills as you experience the varying landscape of the island. King Island Car Rental offer friendly and personalised service with vehicles available for pick up from the airport. Vehicles include compact cars through to small and large SUVs or larger vehicles with 8+ seats for groups.

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    Bookings with less than 24 hours notice are available only on request by calling 03 6462 1282.

    Comprehensive Insurance, unlimited kilometres, touring map and GST are included in the hire charge.

    Insurance excess $3500. Damage excess waiver options are available.

    Please advise airline and arrival/departure dates and times when booking.

    Vehicles are provided full of fuel. We appreciate vehicles being refuelled prior to return though if time does not permit, we will refuel for you and add the bowser cost (+$10 service fee) to your hire charge.

    Car Models:
    Varied fleet ranging from modest/small Corollas or similar to SUV style RAV 4 / Captiva / Tucson, 2WD and 4WD utilities, Prado/Landcruisers, 8 seat people movers and 12 seat buses.

    Please email or call for vehicle options and price list.

    Address: King Island Airport, King Island
    Telephone: 03 6462 1282

Island Car Hire

Island Car Hire offers a range of affordable cars available for hire. Collecting your car is a quick and straightforward process; the car keys are stored in a secure lockbox on your car, in which you use the unique passcode we give you to open it and retrieve them.

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    Bookings: If you are a mature age driver (over 75) or younger age driver (18 to 20) please contact us to discuss your hire options. Contact us to view our terms and conditions.

    If you need to change your booking let us know no later than 24 hours prior to Start of Hire, and to extend your current hire period contact us at least 24 hours prior to End of Hire.

    Cancellation: A cancellation fee equivalent to one day’s hire will be charged for cancellation with notice no later than 48 hrs and the remaining balance will be refunded.

    As our service is contactless you need to send us a photo of your drivers license and your airline ticket to our contact number or email so that we can verify your identity at least 24 hours prior to your arrival. If you do not do so we reserve the right to cancel your booking and charge you for the associated costs unless we are able to hire out the car for the equivalent term and rate.
    The same applies for cancellation with less than 24 hours notice and ‘no shows’.

    PLEASE NOTE that your hire will NOT be fully confirmed until terms and conditions are signed, ID is validated and payment is made. Terms and conditions will be emailed to you after your booking is made through this site, please sign and email to (all authorized drivers must sign.)

    For full terms and conditions please see our policy here: Island Car Hire Terms & Conditions

    Address: King Island Airport, King Island
    Telephone: 0425 200 100

Guided Tours

King Island Coach Company is your number one bus transfer and tour operator on King Island, headed up by Matthew Archer, a 5th generation King Islander.

The company offers bus transfers and tours on King Island as well as car transfers for smaller groups or individuals.

King Island Tours

A one stop shop for tour packages and travel deals for small groups and personalised tours. For those that have a spirit of adventure, a gourmet desire, or simply see the world through a lens, King Island Tours can take you on an adventure and immerse you into our unique way of our life. Whether your preference is for a DIY Fishing adventure or an encounter with nesting penguins at sunset at Grassy Port, or maybe just to indulge in the world-class food products, we have an experience just for you.

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King Island Pleasure Tours

With 25 years experience King Island Pleasure Tours specialise in small to medium group travel for enthusiast searching for Eat, Play, Relax!