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Mount Gambier Airport is located closer to Melbourne, Victoria's capital, than the capital of its own state, South Australia. Regional Express offers numerous daily flights to both cities from this small airport which sits just over seven miles north of Mount Gambier. Car rental in Mount Gambier Airport can be used to easily travel the 10-plus miles east to the Victoria border.
Mount Gambier Airport facilities
Southeast South Australia's only commercial airport welcomed over 97,000 visitors in 2010. It has plenty of amenities and places to compare car hire. Public internet access, a café and pay telephones are also available. An automatic telephone line gives accurate weather information through the on-site automatic weather station.
Mount Gambier Airport excursions
Sinkholes, volcanoes and limestone caves dominate the landscape around Mount Gambier, which is named after a crater that was first discovered in 1800. Even Blue Lake, the region's main tourist attraction, is a volcanic crater filled with drinkable water. Visitors can climb into the crater after reaching the summit of the extinct Mount Schank volcano. The Coonawarra wine region is 30 miles north of Mount Gambier.
Best time to visit
Summer, from December to February, is not only Mount Gambier's hottest and driest season, but it is also the best time to see Blue Lake in its namesake colour. Blue Lake turns grey during the cool and wet winter season. The coldest month, July, is Mount Gambier's rainiest month, while snow is almost unheard of.
Car rental in Mount Gambier Airport
Drivers of car hire in Mount Gambier Airport should know the KFC and ANZ car parks are the safest places to leave their vehicles in the community. The KFC car park is brightly lit, while the ANZ car park experiences regular police patrols. The Princes or Jubilee highways run west to east through Mount Gambier, while the Riddoch Highway is Mount Gambier's main north to south road. The road encircling Blue Lake is sometimes windy and poorly lit at night.
The following questions and answers are a selection of the most popular questions. If you do not find the answer to your question, have a look at the Frequently Asked Questions page or contact us.
Yes, we offer a guarantee of the lowest price - because we compare various retailers, we can always offer you the best price in town.
To pick up your car, you will need your voucher, passport, driver's license and a credit card. It is very important that your driver's license and credit card are in the same name as the main driver. Keep in mind that the local rental company will reserve a certain amount on your credit card as a deposit. This requires the PIN code for your credit card. If your driver's license is foreign (for example, in Chinese), you must bring a translation with you. Only your original passport and driver's license will be accepted - a copy is not sufficient.
In general, our rates are all-inclusive. Should there be any additional costs, our booking department will get in touch with you before issuing the invoice. Should you object, you can always cancel your reservation with no obligations attached (at least 48 hours in advance).
In general, Liability Insurance, Fire Insurance, All-Risks Insurance and Theft Insurance are included in the cost of your rental car.
Only rental companies with a high level of customer satisfaction are eligible to be included in our Worry-Free selection. This rate includes excess cover and unlimited kilometres. Your vehicle will be provided and must be returned with a full tank of fuel. With a vehicle from our Worry-Free selection, you can travel with peace of mind and no hidden costs.
You can cancel your reservation through "My Account". We recommend contacting us by phone if your changes to your booking or cancellation takes place at short notice (48 hours or less).
Most reservations will receive confirmation within minutes after payment takes place. We recommend contacting our Booking Department for last minute reservations (pick-up within 48 hours).