Burnie Airport

To and from the airport


Public Car Park

As of Monday 1 October 2018, the Burnie Airport car park will transition to an automated parking system.

The new parking conditions will continue to provide ease of entry and exit to valued rental car companies operating out of the Airport, staff, contractors and short term visitors.

1 hour free parking is provided to the public when visiting the Airport, dropping off and collecting passengers.

The Burnie Airport Corporation has engaged the parking management fire Care Park to operate the car park. Care Parking operates throiugh the Australian mainland and has established facilities in Tasmania and provides a 24-Hour, 7-Day per week service using the latest parking technologies and support facilities to create a quick and simple entry, payment and exit process.

Fees applied to the use of the car park are:-

Category Monday-Sunday
0 - 1 Hour FREE
1 - 2 Hour $2.00
2 - 24 Hours $5.00
2 Days $9.00
3 Days $12.00
4 Days $15.00
Each additional day thereafter $2.00
Lost Ticket Fee $80.00

Parking Validation and Conditions

Free 1 Hour Parking

All visitors to the Burnie Airport are provided the first 1 hour parking free of charge to enable pick up and drop off of passengers.

The car park will still provide 5 minute pick up/drop off zones and 2 hour short term parking in the main car park most accessible to the terminal.

Free 1 hour parking operates as follows:

  • Obtain a ticket upon entry
  • Exit the car park within 1 hour
  • Scan the entry ticket at the exit station
  • Pay attendant will validate the free parking period
  • If parking was for linger than 1 hour, the applicable fee will be charged (see car park signage for full details)
  • The Boom gate will rise

Other Parking

Secure parking

Secure Parking is operated from the Café in the Terminal (Café 1).

Park your vehicle in the dedicated Valet Area opposite the Terminal (or in the Short Term parking area) and deliver your keys and details to the Café staff. The staff will park your vehicle in a security patrolled and fenced area. They will return your vehicle to the Valet Area to coincide with your return.

Fees are:-
$4.00 a day (no other fee payable)

Secure parking enquires: 03 6442 1750

Car rental information

The following rental car companies – Hertz, Europcar, and Avis – operate at the airport, all with on-site pick up and delivery parking bays opposite the passenger terminal.

Avis 136 333 Web
Hertz 13 30 39 Web
Europcar 1300 13 13 90 Web

Taxi and Buses

Regular taxi services meet every flight.

Burnie/Wynyard Taxi 03 6431 2199

A Metro inter-town public bus service stop is situated in Dodgin Street, 300m from the terminal. Phone 13 22 01

Travelling Times

Airport to Burnie 20 minutes
Burnie to Strahan 2 hours 30 minutes
Burnie to Cradle Mountain 1 hour 30 minutes
Burnie to Waratah 1 hour
Airport to Tarkine 45 minutes
Airport to Stanley 45 minutes