Embark on your journey from Brisbane Airport to the bayside suburb of Cleveland with Car Australia. Setting off from Brisbane Airport, located in the city’s bustling northeast, your voyage spans approximately 35 kilometres to reach the picturesque Cleveland. Renowned for its serene seaside views, historical structures, and vibrant markets, Cleveland presents a delightful coastal charm to both locals and visitors alike.

Car Australia offers you a reliable, economical, and seamless transit experience from Brisbane Airport to Cleveland. Our extensive fleet consists of modern and well-appointed sedans and SUVs, minibuses and people movers, and executive buses and coaches, ensuring we can accommodate individual travellers or groups of up to 20.

Coupled with our exceptional services, you are guaranteed a journey that bypasses the unpredictability of public transport and taxis. Thanks to our efficient door-to-door service and superior vehicles, you will arrive in the heart of Cleveland on time, relaxed, and ready to explore all the beautiful seaside suburb has to offer.

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Cleveland to Brisbane Airport: Travel Times and Getting Around

Travel with Car Australia from Brisbane Airport to Cleveland, and enjoy a hassle-free journey. Our drivers are experienced and familiar with local traffic patterns, ensuring a smooth ride to your destination. Our fleet of modern, fuel-efficient vehicles aligns with our commitment to sustainable practices.

Pick Up and Other Information

Travel Times

Making your way back from Cleveland to Brisbane Airport with Car Australia is a breeze. The distance of approximately 35 kilometres usually takes about 40-60 minutes, depending on the current traffic. Our door-to-door service, professional chauffeurs, and well-appointed vehicles ensure you get to your flight on time and in comfort.

Peak Travel Times

  • Airport to Cleveland – 50 – 60 minutes
  • Cleveland to Airport – 50 – 60 minutes

Off-Peak Travel Times

  • Airport to Cleveland – 40 – 50 minutes
  • Cleveland to Airport – 40 – 50 minutes

Brisbane Airport

Brisbane Airport serves as a vital link connecting Queensland’s capital to other domestic and international destinations. The airport features two terminals, the International Terminal (T1) and the Domestic Terminal (T2), accommodating millions of travellers each year.

At Brisbane Airport, you can find a variety of amenities, from dining options to lounges, shopping outlets, and essential services such as free Wi-Fi, currency exchange, and pharmacies. Enhance your travel experience with Car Australia’s meet-and-greet service. We’ll meet domestic passengers at the base of the escalators in the arrivals area, and international passengers are greeted in the arrivals hall. Brisbane Airport also provides plenty of parking and convenient pick-up and drop-off areas near the terminals.

Exploring Cleveland

Cleveland is a vibrant suburb, offering a blend of historical charm and modern coastal living. Visitors can explore the Cleveland Point Lighthouse, enjoy the Raby Bay Harbour dining precinct, or stroll through the weekly Sunday markets. Cleveland’s tranquil seaside parks and wetlands also provide ample opportunities for outdoor activities.

Whether you are starting your day with a visit to the local markets or winding down after a day of coastal exploration, Car Australia’s service ensures that your travel within Cleveland is easy and enjoyable. Our reliable, 24/7 service covers all areas of Cleveland and beyond. To book, simply use our website, mobile app, or give us a call.