Journey: Melbourne Airport to Kensington

Melbourne airport lies in the suburb of Tullamarine, a little over 20km from the CBD. However, it remains easily accessible from a whole range of suburbs. As a result, getting from Melbourne airport to Kensington doesn’t take too long. You can choose from taxis, buses, and trains to get you from Melbourne airport to Kensington. But none offer the value for money, comfort, or reliability of a Hughes chauffeured transfer. With Hughes, you can choose from a fleet of premium and luxury vehicles.

Not only that, but you can pick a time too. With Hughes, you won’t be left to wait in a queue. Simply book your Kensington transfer, and we will be there waiting for you on your arrival at Melbourne airport. We operate at any time of the day or night, so you’re guaranteed the best in transport whatever time you arrive!

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

Here’s how long it usually takes to get from Melbourne airport to Kensington

Kensington is a centrally-located suburb. In fact, it’s only 4km northwest of the Melbourne CBD. That means you can expect pretty relaxed transport times, between Melbourne airport and Kensington. Generally, it takes about 25 minutes to get from Melbourne airport to Kensington. However, if you’re travelling in peak hour, there may be some congestion.

Peak Hour Travel Time:

Airport to Kensington – 30 minutes
Kensington to airport – 30 minutes

Off-Peak Travel Time:

Airport to Kensington – 19 minutes
Kensington to airport – 19 minutes

Navigating the terminals: Finding your Kensington transfer in Melbourne airport

Of course, before you get to Kensington, you’ve got to get out of Melbourne airport first! Melbourne airport is comprised of four different terminals. Each terminal offers its own services, which include regional flights, domestic flights, international flights, and budget flights. However, despite boasting four terminals, the airport precinct is well-serviced by a range of pick up and drop off areas. That includes kerbside spaces. In addition, there’s plenty to keep you entertained if you find yourself in the airport for a while. You can enjoy quality international dining, free Wi-Fi, and even retail opportunities. In Melbourne airport, there’s no need to rush!

Kensington: Enjoy a beautiful part of Melbourne with Hughes’ premier airport transfers

Kensington might be just 4km from the CBD, but with its hilly tree-lined streets, it could easily be mistaken for a village. Kensington is a suburb centred on its laid-back and unpretentious atmosphere. Its focus is the finer things – cafes, restaurants, and fascinating architecture. Whether you’re in Kensington for business or recreation, we are certain you will be drawn to its cosy atmosphere.