Perth Airport to City

Perth Airport is one of two civilian airports servicing the Perth metropolitan area. It is the primary airport and the larger of the two catering for both international and domestic flights. Located just 12.5 kilometres from the city, a car ride between Perth Airport to  can take as little as 15 minutes depending on the traffic. There are several transport options available that will take you to and from the airport including public transport, shuttle bus, taxi and hire car. However, there is one option that is sure to tick all the boxes, offering utmost luxury and convenience at an affordable price: A private chauffeur service with Hughes. With a Hughes transfer, you can see your travel time cut in half, in comparison with a trip via public transport. Our service guarantees comfort and efficiency with our door-to-door service and premium range of elite fleet vehicles to suit your every need.

Perth City to Perth Airport: Travel times and journey information

A transfer with Hughes prioritises your convenience at every step of the journey. Your trip from Perth Airport to Perth CBD will begin with one of our friendly chauffeurs meeting you inside the terminals, directly opposite the arrival doors, where you will then be shown to your awaiting vehicle. Your ride will be one of comfort and style, as our premium fleet vehicles are made by some of the world’s leading manufacturers and every transfer offers a complimentary bottle of water for the journey. Our door-to-door service means that you will be dropped at whichever location within the CBD that you desire.

Pick Up and Other Information

Journey travel times

Perth, being the capital city of Western Australia, experiences heavier traffic during peak periods. Whilst your average journey time is around 19 minutes, heavy traffic can extend that time to 30 minutes. Ideal conditions can see you arriving in as little as 15 minutes.

Peak Hour Travel Time:

  • Airport to city – between 20 and 30 minutes
  • City to airport – between 22 and 30 minutes

Off-Peak Travel Time:

  • Airport to city – between 15 and 19 minutes
  • City to airport – between 15 and 19 minutes

Perth Airport

Perth Airport consists of 4 terminals which are split into two different terminal precincts, separated by a short 15-minute drive. T1 and T2 precincts are where you will find international flight departures as well as some domestic flights. T3 and T4 precincts are domestic terminals with both regional and interstate departures. Parking at Perth Airport is in ample supply with both short-term and long-term car parks available at both terminal precincts. Guests have the option of up to 1-hour of free parking inside the long term car park. T3 and T4 Precinct have the added bonus of a premium, fast track parking area, which is located directly in front of the terminal entrance. If you’re being dropped off, there are plenty of pick up and drop off bays at all terminals, including an express area at T2.

Once inside the airport, travellers will be greeted with a vast array of facilities and amenities including free WI-FI, charging stations, duty-free and retail shopping, bars, restaurants, cafes, airline lounges, sleeping pods, outdoor viewing areas and more. Perth Airport is exceptionally well equipped to keep you thoroughly entertained while you wait for your upcoming flight.

Perth City

The bustling city of Perth is in fact, the most isolated city in the world. The feeling within the downtown area, however, is anything but. Its unique city style has so much to offer including trendy food and beverage hotspots, exceptional cultural activities, shopping opportunities and free city WI-FI. Nestled against the backdrop of the gorgeous swan river and in close proximity to many amazing beaches, Perth is truly a remarkable destination. Hughes operates within all areas of the Perth CBD and can collect you from any point in the city, any time of the day or night.

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