Journey: Darwin Airport to Coconut Grove

Darwin airport, located in the northern suburbs of Darwin is Australia’s tenth busiest airport and is only a stone’s throw away from the picturesque suburb of Coconut Grove. Named after its expansive coconut groves stretching out along the edge of the coast, a trip from Coconut Grove to Darwin airport will take you around 8 minutes. Despite the short distance, you may find transport options slightly limited with the nearest public bus stop being approximately a 9-minute walk from the terminal and a shuttle service that runs only 6 days a week with a changing timetable and multiple stops. Taxis, private cars and private bus services are also available from Darwin airport, however, with an airport transfer from Hughes you can rest assured that you will have the best option regarding cost, convenience and comfort.

Hughes offers the most direct option for the best price, with the convenience of door-to-door service and world-class chauffeurs. A Hughes transfer means the luxury of being picked up from your desired location and being dropped off anywhere in Darwin. With a wide range of travel options to suit your every need Hughes offers executive sedans, people movers and minibuses as well as premium coaches that cater for up to 50 people. Contact us today for the most direct and unbeatable transfer service from Coconut Grove to Darwin airport.

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

Travel times

The usual travel time for your journey is 8 minutes. During peak hour traffic, these times can vary, however, due to the close proximity, your journey duration will not vary too much even at the busiest times of the day.

When travelling with Hughes your experience will be one of luxury and convenience. Darwin is well known for its balmy, tropical climate and with a Hughes transfer you have peace of mind knowing that every vehicle is climate controlled for your comfort and each trip offers a complimentary bottle of water for the journey.

Peak Hour Travel Time:

  • Airport to Coconut grove – between 10 and 12 minutes
  • Coconut Grove to Airport – between 8 and 12 minutes

Off-Peak Travel Time:

  • Airport to Coconut Grove – between 5 and 10 minutes
  • Coconut Grove to Airport – between 5 and 8 minutes

Navigating Darwin Airport

Darwin Airport, situated in the convenient northern suburb of Eaton, has an international, domestic and cargo terminal with international and domestic flights both operating from a shared terminal. Once there you can enjoy a range of dining, cafeteria and shopping options on offer as well as duty-free shopping for international passengers. Darwin airport has excellent facilities and amenities, including free, high-speed Wi-Fi service throughout the terminals. Pick up and drop off areas are well marked upon arrival. There are three parking options available, with guests being able to park free for up to 15 minutes in the short stay car park, conveniently located directly in front of the terminal. As well as a long stay car park a short 200m walk from the terminal and a long stay saver car park a 6-minute undercover walk from the main terminal. Rideshare pick areas can be found in the short-term car park.

Travelling with a Hughes transfer means having the convenience and ease of being dropped right to the door of the terminal upon arrival at the airport and being met inside the terminal for collection. Our premium chauffeurs will await you inside the terminal prior to baggage collection for domestic passengers. And for international passengers, once clearing customs our chauffeurs will wait for you at the doors just inside the main terminal building.

Coconut Grove

Simply advise us of your pickup location when making your booking and our chauffeur will collect you from anywhere in Coconut Grove. A small residential suburb best known for its scenic grove of coconut trees aligning its coastal frontiers, Coconut Grove has a history dating back to pre-war times, this quiet suburb has named many of its streets after the names of those on board a historical shipwreck from 1875. Located in Darwin’s northern suburbs it is only 8.5kms from its bustling city centre and 5kms from Darwin airport. A short trip can have you wandering around Darwin’s CBD or enjoying the attractive views and beaches of the close-by suburb of Nightcliff in just a few short minutes.