Gold Coast Airport to Mermaid Beach

Gold Coast Airport is located approximately 27.2 kilometres from the Gold Coast CBD and about 16.7 kilometres from the suburb of Mermaid Beach. There are a few transport options that will take you between Gold Coast Airport and Mermaid beach. You can catch a bus, a shuttle, or a taxi, and you can even hire a rental car. Given the close proximity of the two destinations, many of these options are relatively time-efficient, although, some are more cost-effective than others.

If you are looking for a complete transport solution that ticks all the boxes, there is one option that always stands out from the rest; A chauffeur-driven transfer with Hughes. With us, your transfer is private, direct and highly convenient. We eliminate the usual hassles associated with taxis and shared transportation, such as hefty meters, confusing timetables and dreaded long queues. And the best part is – We offer fixed rates and highly competitive pricing, while always maintaining a luxury standard experience. Our drivers are operational 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and offer a door to door service for your ultimate convenience.

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Executive Sedan

Modern, sophisticated and comprehensively equipped luxury vehicles. The perfect combination of value and style.

78.00 AUD
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Premium Sedan

Big on style and performance, we have some of the world’s truly great sedans including BMW, Mercedes and Audi luxury models.

96.00 AUD
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Premium SUV

Smooth & luxurious. The Audi Q7 is where sporty and elegant styling combine to create a vehicle of impeccable style with the luggage space that no sedan can match.

96.00 AUD
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Luxury People Mover

Our luxury people movers include the Mercedes V Class and Viano with features normally associated with premium sedans. Room for 7 passengers and a luggage trailer.

107.00 AUD
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Luxury Minibus

Ready for your executive, family or group requirements. These multi-purpose vehicles include the Mercedes Sprinter and combine comfort, space and style.

143.00 AUD
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Small Coach

Perfect for groups up to 21 people, our luxury small coaches are a new way to experience group travel. Enjoy luxurious leather seating with plenty of space.

250.00 AUD
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Mermaid Beach to Gold Coast Airport: Travel Times and Getting Around

If you’re unfamiliar with the journey from Gold Coast Airport to Mermaid Beach, here are a few useful tips to help with your holiday planning.

Pick Up and Other Information

Travel times

During peak periods, Gold Coast traffic can cause delays. Fortunately, our expert chauffeurs are highly efficient and will have you on the fastest route to your destination every time.

Peak Hour Travel Time:

  • Airport to Mermaid Beach – between 35 and 45 minutes
  • Mermaid Beach to airport – between 30 and 45 minutes

Off-Peak Travel Time:

  • Airport to Mermaid beach – between 17 and 25 minutes
  • Mermaid Beach to airport – between 17 and 25 minutes

Gold Coast Airport

Gold Coast Airport, formally known as Coolangatta Airport, is well known for being small and easy to navigate. It is well signed and consists of only one single terminal, from which both international and domestic flights operate. Its highly functional and straightforward layout makes for an entirely stress-free airport experience, unlike that of most major busy airports. Despite its smaller size, however, guests will be pleasantly surprised by its fantastic range of airport facilities and transit amenities.

There are two airline lounges for both Qantas and Virgin airlines, various shops, cafes and eateries, free terminal Wi-Fi and more. Outside there are multiple parking options including a short- and long-term car park, as well as an easily accessible pick-up and drop off bay opposite the terminal entrance. For those with a Hughes booking, the meeting point at Gold Coast Airport is in the public area as you exit the terminal, where you will find your friendly driver awaiting your arrival.

Mermaid Beach

Mermaid Beach is a gorgeous beach-side suburb that is both laid back and discrete. The picturesque suburb boasts a prestigious ‘millionaires’ row’, an illustrious strip of prime, beachfront real-estate that is owned by some of the Gold Coasts upper echelon. Although it is the relatively quiet neighbour to the livelier suburb of Broadbeach, Mermaid Beach still manages to hold its own when it comes to dining and entertainment. On the main street, you will find a diverse range of trendy and delicious food hotspots that won’t disappoint. And if you’re torn between family fun and relaxing, Mermaid Beach has both options covered, with a famous 18-hole mini-golf course and a luxurious bathhouse, all a short distance from any number of wide-ranging accommodation options. To see it all, and more, you’ll need reliable transport. So, book with Hughes in advance, and leave the rest to us.

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