Journey: Brisbane Airport To Gold Coast

Brisbane airport is one of Australia’s busiest airports and is located 14km northeast of the CBD. On average it takes between 70 and 75 minutes to get there from the Gold Coast, depending on the time of day. Because it is such a prominent hub for travellers and commuters alike, the airport has a range of transport options. These include chauffeured cars, taxis, and even shuttle buses. However, your best option is Brisbane airport to Gold Coast transfer from Hughes. Hughes provides the highest standard of comfort and convenience. At Hughes, we have been servicing personal transport needs for over a century. Our service is centered on your needs. As a part of this, we collect you from the airport or from your chosen pick-up point on the Gold Coast.

Hughes airport transfers are a door-to-door service, so you needn’t worry about having to walk long distances with your heavy luggage. We understand that the transport needs of our clients vary. That is why we offer 24-hour service. Our range of vehicles includes everything from shuttle buses, to luxury limousines. Despite what many might think, our rates are on par with most alternative methods of transport; our distinctions are convenience, comfort, and efficiency.

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 res@hughes.com.au 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

Travel Times

The motorway connecting Brisbane airport to the Gold Coast is renowned as being very efficient. However, the time taken to get from Brisbane airport to the Gold Coast does vary depending on the time of day. The standard time taken is usually around 70 minutes either way, although peak hour times can often take longer.

Peak Hour Travel Time:

  • Airport to Gold Coast – between 65 and 90 minutes
  • Gold Coast to airport – between 70 and 110 minutes

Off Peak Travel Time:

  • Airport to Gold Coast – between 60 and 75 minutes
  • Gold Coast to airport – between 60 and 75 minutes

Airport Pick up and Information

Collection from the Brisbane airport is possible from both the international and domestic terminals. At the international terminal, we will collect you from the level 2 arrivals road, directly in front of the terminal. Here, you will also have access to disability spaces, where necessary. If you need to be dropped off, we will do so on the level 4 departures road, also directly in front of the terminal.

For pick-ups and drop offs at the domestic terminal, we use the designated space on the ground level, directly in front of the terminal. For security reasons, passengers must be ready for immediate collection in these areas. In this area, there are six spaces assigned for disabled passengers. Both of Brisbane’s terminals offer outstanding facilities. These include free Wi-Fi, retail and hospitality facilities, nearby accommodation and luggage lockers. The lockers are slightly off-site, but you can access them by catching the orange T-Bus.

Gold Coast Pick up and Information

At Hughes, our services are door-to-door. That means that we can collect you from a point of your choosing, anywhere on the Gold Coast. Of course, we can drop you to any point of your choosing as well. To make the process efficient and convenient, we suggest that you inform us of the exact pick-up or drop-off point in advance. During your stay on the Gold Coast, you will have access to fantastic retail, hospitality and entertainment facilities. The Gold Coast is a major tourist destination, with world-class beaches, surfing, theme parks and rainforest hinterlands. There is everything from the iconic high-rises of Surfers’ Paradise, to the Currumbin Wildlife sanctuary.