Journey: Brisbane Airport To Portside Wharf

Portside Wharf is one of Brisbane’s favourite retail, dining and travel hubs. And there are many ways to get from Brisbane airport to Portside Wharf. There’s the airtrain, bus services, taxis and shuttle buses, just to name a few. But they are not without their drawbacks, which include comfort, price, and efficiency. When it comes to comfort, value and efficiency, you can’t beat an airport transfer from Hughes.

At Hughes, we offer everything from a choice of luxury vehicles, to direct 24 hour service. Our range of cars includes luxury sedans, but it also includes luxury people movers and even coaches. So if you’re travelling with family or in a large group, we still have you covered. We also understand the importance of competitive pricing. We believe that you should be able to travel in comfort without spending too much, which is why our transfers are priced roughly on par with other transport options.

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

Portside Wharf to Brisbane airport: It’s fastest with Hughes

Portside Wharf houses Brisbane’s primary commercial cruise terminal. That means that thousands of tourists flock there from the airport each year to board international cruises. Here at Hughes, we understand that your holiday is probably booked according to a tight schedule. Our goal is to help you stick to your schedule, and we do that by offering the most direct and efficient airport transfers possible. In fact, on average a Hughes transfer from Brisbane airport to Portside Wharf takes around 10 minutes. During peak hour, it’s marginally different.

Peak Hour Travel Time:

  • Airport to Portside Wharf – between 10 and 18 minutes
  • Portside Wharf to airport – between 8 and 16 minutes

Off Peak Travel Time:

  • Airport to Portside Wharf – between 9 and 12 minutes
  • Portside Wharf to airport – between 10 and 12 minutes

Brisbane airport: Just a stone’s throw from Portside Wharf

Brisbane airport is not far at all from Portside Wharf – hence the brief travel times between the two. So if you have allowed an hour to get to and from the airport, you might find yourself with some time on your hands. And that’s not a bad thing! Brisbane airport has a lot to offer in its own right. The airport precinct is home the Skygate, which has a DFO and some great restaurants that you can enjoy. The airport itself also has some dining and retail opportunities to keep you occupied. Getting in and out of the airport is easy too. The domestic terminal has an arrivals/departures road directly out the front, which makes getting around very simple. The international terminal has a similar setup, but with an arrivals road on level 2 and a departures road on level 4.

Portside Wharf has a lot to offer and with Hughes, it’s more accessible than ever

Being Brisbane’s foremost commercial cruise terminal, Portside Wharf accommodates a range of cruise ships include P&O’s flagship Sunset Dawn. It’s located on the iconic Hamilton stretch of the Brisbane River, and it is something of an attraction in and of itself. Plenty of well-regarded restaurants have established themselves at the Portside Wharf, alongside retail outlets and residential complexes. So you can rest assured that you won’t be bored or hungry when you arrive! When it comes to your connection between Brisbane airport and Portside Wharf, Hughes is always the best option. We will get you there quickly, and comfortably, with our door-to-door service. And we have you covered whenever your plane arrives or departs, with our 24/7 service.