Garmin InReach Explorer+ Satellite Tracker Rental

Garmin InReach Explorer+ Satellite Tracker Rental

Coverage Map - Iridium

Check out the coverage for Iridium here

SOS Function

Have added peace of mind by settting up the designated SOS button on this device.  You can either set this up to send to friends, family or colleagues or alternatively why not be super safe and sign up to GEOS emergency response (GEOS service not available on PLBs or EPIRBs)

Tracking - inReach

Automated tracking is available on this device meaning people can view your position in real time on Garmin's MapShare feature.

Custom Message

This unit will allow you the ability to type, and send a custom message to friends, family or colleagues.  This is ideal to keep in contact when on the move.

Dust & Water Resistant

One of the more rugged devices, this unit has a very high Ingress Protection (IP) rating. See Specification for the exact rating.

Check In / OK

This device gives you the added peace of mind of being able to send a quick, and simple message to friends, family or colleagues to let them know you are safe. Even in the remotest of places.


Keep you social media contacts up to date by linking this device to Facebook.


Keep your social media contacts up to date by linking this device to Twitter.

£7.20 (Inc. VAT) £6.00 (Ex. VAT)

The Garmin InReach Explorer + uses Iridium's global satellite network to enable you to transmit your GPS coordinates from anywhere in the world.

  • Global coverage
  • SMS, Automated Tracking to online MapShare page & SOS Button
  • NO Deposit required.
  • FREE UK Shipping
  • FREE Rental Returns label included

Ready to order? Please use our online booking calendar or sign our rental contract online >


How to Book:

1. Select the dates* for your rental unit on the calendar.

2. Choose how many phones are required in the ”quantity”

3. Optional pre-paid vouchers can be added below.

*Please Note: A minimum of 7 days must be selected.

* Required Fields

£7.20 (Inc. VAT) £6.00 (Ex. VAT)

PDF Downloads

View FileRental Contract    Size: (151.05 KB)
Service Charge
Cost per Byte of Data Used £0.01
Tracking Point 13 Bytes
Track Start 18 Bytes
Track Stop 18 Bytes
Preset Message 15 Bytes
Find Me Ping 23 Bytes
Text Message (send) 160 Bytes
Message via MapShare 84 Bytes
Mail Check 10 Bytes
Weather Report - Basic 80 Bytes - Approx.
Weather Report - Premium or Marine  200 Bytes - Approx.


Why rent your satellite tracker from GTC?

  • Book your satellite tracker rental online
  • Our inReach Explorer+ satellite trackers come with all the accessories you need to get started
  • Next day delivery available for last minute rentals
  • NO Deposit required
  • FREE UK Shipping
  • FREE Rental Return labels included

Renting the inReach Explorer+

  • Please select your dates using the online calendar or complete the contract and 'Sign Up' online. (Please select your start date as the date your trip starts and the end date as the day you will return the inReach Explorer+ rental.)
  • Once you receive confirmation for your rental dates, payment for the duration of your trip is required
  • We aim to ship your rental to you 1 Business Day ahead of your rental start date, to ensure it arrives in time for your trip
  • Once you have used our inReach Explorer+ device on your trip, use our FREE return label to send the rental back to our business address (Global Telesat Communications, 19-25 Nuffield Road, Poole, BH17 0RU) from your nearest DPD drop-off point

What is included in your inReach Explorer+ Rental?

  • inReach Explorer+ Tracker
  • Carabiner
  • Lanyard/Wrist Strap
  • USB Data Cable
  • Peli Case
  • FREE Rental Return labels

Garmin inReach Explorer+ Satellite Tracker Rental Specification

  • Coverage: Use the inReach Explorer+ anywhere in the world via the Iridium network
  • MessagesPair your inReach tracker to your smartphone, using the Garmin Earthmate app to access a virtual keyboard and send custom messages
  • GPS Tracking: Send waypoints to MapShare portal during trip for friends and family to see progress
  • Waypoints and Routes: 500 Waypoints/Favourites/Locations and 20 Routes
  • SOS Function: Press the SOS button in an emergency situation to communicate with Search and Rescue organisations
  • Additional Features: The inReach Explorer+ allows you to request weather forecasts for current location and planned destination
  • Weight: 213g
  • Dimensions: 6.8 x 16.4 x 3.8 cm
  • Operating Battery Life: Up to 100 hours at 10-minute tracking mode (default)*

*Up to 75 hours at 10-minute tracking with 1-second logging or Up to 30 days at the 30-minute interval power save mode

inReach Explorer+ Testimonials 

  • Roy Partington used our InReach Explorer+ during his 'Walking with the Wounded' Expedition. Find out more >

Frequently Asked Questions

What is included with the inReach Explorer+ rental? The package contains the inReach Explorer+ Tracker, Carabiner, Lanyard/Wrist Strap, USB Data Cable and Peli Case. 

Where should I return the inReach Explorer+ at the end of my rental? Please use our FREE return label to send the rental back to our business address (Global Telesat Communications, 19-25 Nuffield Road, Poole, BH17 0RU) from your nearest DPD drop-off point

Terms and Conditions

Please make sure you read all the terms and conditions before you book via our online calendar or sign the rental contract. Some important terms and conditions are: 


  • Rentals cancelled 7 days prior to the rental start date are eligible for a 50% refund of the total rental cost. 
  • Rentals cancelled 2 days prior to the rental start date are not eligible for a refund. 


We do not charge a deposit for your rental. However, you are liable for any loss or damage to the rental equipment. Please refer to our terms and conditions for details of applicable charges. We require a credit card verification payment of £1.00 before your rental can be dispatched to ensure we have the means to collect any payment due as a result of lost or damaged equipment.

Damage or loss charges

The damage or loss of the handset or accessories will result in fee. All other damages or losses subject to inspection and charged at cost of repair or replacement. A detailed pricing list can be found in our terms and conditions. 


This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse this site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Find out more here.

Please wait...

You can now go to the basket to complete your rental.

Go to My Basket

OR choose an Airtime package below

Add Airtime