Getting Here

Gold Coast Airport

The Gold Coast Airport is located towards the southern end of the Gold Coast at Coolangatta, it is approximately 40 minutes by car to the beaches of Surfers Paradise. There are many transport options to get you to and from the airport which include taxis, hiring a car, bus or tram. 

The TransLink network includes: 

For more transport options from the Gold Coast Airport, click here

Brisbane Gold Coast

Brisbane Airport is a major international airport that connects Queensland and Australia with many other parts of the world.

From Brisbane Airport you can reach the Gold Coast in about one hour by car or about 90-minutes by train.

Many private companies also offer shuttle bus connections from Brisbane airport to or from your exact accommodation location on the Gold Coast. 

Other transport options and helpful information about the airport can be found here


Another transport option to and from the airport is the shuttle bus.

One of the most popular shuttle bus company for travellers and students visiting the Gold Coast is Con-x-ion. 

Specialist's in providing a frequent and direct door-to-door shuttle transfer from Brisbane, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast, Melbourne, Sydney, and Cairns Airports to and from your accommodation or private residence.

For more information and prices visit Con-X-ion 

Getting around

With one long road connecting most of the Gold Coast, it is quite easy to get around once you are here. There are many different options of transport around the Gold Coast, including taxis, car hire and public transport.

Taxis are a good option if you want door-to-door transport, particularly if travelling alone or at night.

 Visit Gold Coast Cabs or Call 131 008

For other surrounding areas including Brisbane, Caboolture and Logan book a Black and White Cab or Call 133 222.