Journey: Brisbane Airport To Chermside

Brisbane Airport is the main international facility servicing Brisbane and Southeast Queensland. It is located approximately 17.1 kilometres northeast of the city centre and is around 11.8 kilometres from the suburb of Chermside. The journey between Brisbane Airport and Chermside will take on average 15 minutes by car. In order to avoid the obvious downfalls of public transport and traditional taxi’s, more and more people are seeking transport alternatives. If convenience and efficiency are your main priority, look no further than a direct private transfer with Hughes.

Hughes delivers the highest quality service at competitive market rates. Whether you’re needing a direct airport transfer or a private car to any destination around Chermside, Brisbane and surrounds, our luxury chauffeur driven service is your complete transport solution. Our vast fleet of modern and executive vehicles can cater for any occasion. And the best part – we are operational 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to take care of all your booking and transport needs.

Our Fleet

Whether you are looking for a luxury limousine or premium sedan experience or want to move a large group easily and in comfort, Hughes can help. We have vehicle options for 1 – 61 passengers and an extensive fleet to accommodate all your transport needs.

Not sure what vehicle’s suit your needs? Contact our friendly team on 1300 615 165 or to discuss your requirements.

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Executive Sedans

Perfect for 1-3 passengers with minimal luggage, our executive sedans are well-appointed for your comfort.

3 Passengers

2 Suitcases

2 Small Bags

Premium Sedans

Perfect for 1-3 passengers with minimal luggage, our premium sedans include the latest prestige models with top of the line features.

3 Passengers

2 Suitcases

2 Small Bags

Premium SUVs

Perfect for 1- 3 passengers with up to 5 suitcases, our premium SUVs include the latest prestige models with top of the line features.

3 Passengers

5 Suitcases

3 Small Bags

People Movers

Perfect for up to 6 passengers with standard luggage, our people movers are luxurious and roomy, with ergonomic design for your comfort.

6 Passengers

6 Suitcases

41 Small Bags

Luxury Minibuses

Perfect for up 9 - 14 passengers with a trailer option for additional luggage, our Mercedes Sprinter minibuses are a luxurious option for groups.

9 - 14 Passengers

Small Coach

Perfect for up 21 - 54 passengers with standard luggage with a trailer option for additional luggage, our air-conditioned, luxury coaches are a great option for larger groups.

21 - 54 Passengers

Journey travel times

The journey from Chermside to Brisbane Airport will take on average 15 minutes. During rush hour however your journey could extend to up to 20 minutes and during off-peak periods, you could arrive in as little as 10 minutes.

Brisbane Airport

Brisbane Airport is a relatively large airport that handles over 22.7 million passengers annually. It is comprised of only two airport terminals –domestic and international. For passengers who have opted to book a Hughes private transfer, you will be met inside the terminals by your private chauffeur, who will then personally escort you to the awaiting vehicle. The meeting place is inside the arrival halls at both the international and domestic terminals. For airport drop-offs, your driver will drop you directly at the correct terminal entrance for a seamless and hassle-free experience.

For those passengers opting to drive to the airport, there are long- and short-term parking complexes on-site at the international terminal as well as ample multi-level parking options at the domestic terminal. Once inside, guests will have no trouble keeping themselves entertained with Brisbane Airports many world-class facilities and excellent transit amenities.


Chermside is a brief 13.2 kilometres north of Brisbane’s city centre and is, in its own right a bustling hive of activity. Home to Australia’s largest Westfield shopping complex, there are endless entertainment opportunities in Chermside, including endless retail shops, a 16-screen cinema complex, local markets and an all-around friendly neighbourhood vibe. Hughes services all of Chermside and its surroundings and is able to pick you up from any location of your choosing.