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Gold Coast is served by Brisbane Intl Airport (Brisbane, Australia)


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Gold Coast is served by Brisbane Intl Airport (Brisbane, Australia)

    MKY
    Mackay
    BNE
    Brisbane
    Jetstar Airways - Australia & New Zealand

    Sun, Jun 4 - Sat, Jun 10
    USD 88
    NTL
    Newcastle
    BNE
    Brisbane
    Jetstar Airways - Australia & New Zealand

    Tue, May 23 - Mon, May 29
    USD 88
    SYD
    Sydney
    BNE
    Brisbane
    tigerair australia

    Thu, May 11 - Tue, May 16
    USD 89
    CNS
    Cairns
    BNE
    Brisbane
    tigerair australia

    Fri, Apr 28 - Fri, May 5
    USD 107
    MEL
    Melbourne
    BNE
    Brisbane
    tigerair australia

    Wed, Apr 5 - Fri, Apr 7
    USD 123
    PPP
    Proserpine
    BNE
    Brisbane
    Jetstar Airways - Australia & New Zealand

    Tue, Oct 31 - Wed, Nov 15
    USD 123
    ADL
    Adelaide
    BNE
    Brisbane
    tigerair australia

    Wed, May 17 - Tue, May 23
    USD 132
    HBA
    Hobart
    BNE
    Brisbane
    Jetstar Airways - Australia & New Zealand

    Wed, May 24 - Sat, May 27
    USD 137
    TSV
    Townsville
    BNE
    Brisbane
    Jetstar Airways - Australia & New Zealand

    Sat, Aug 5 - Wed, Aug 9
    USD 161
    ROK
    Rockhampton
    BNE
    Brisbane
    Virgin Australia

    Sat, Apr 8 - Wed, Apr 12
    USD 167
Arriving at the Gold Coast

Cheap flights to the Gold Coast’s Coolangatta Airport are available from all major and some regional airports across Australia. Flights exiting Perth are available on Jetstar Airways with a flight time of a little over 4 hours and 30 minutes. Cheap flights are available from Darwin with Airnorth transferring through Mt Isa and Virgin Blue routing through Sydney. Departures from Sydney have a flight time under 90 minutes and cheap flights are available from Melbourne. Tasmanian departures will typically include a stopover in either Melbourne or Sydney. Public transport on the 702 service into Surfers Paradise is available on Surfside Buslines every half hour. A taxi rank is located directly outside the terminal or the Gold Coast Tourist Shuttle offers door to door accommodation transfers. A number of car rental companies operate onsite and this is the best way to see what the Gold Coast has to offer.

Getting Around the Gold Coast

Making your way around the Gold Coast is simple with well-signed streets, recognizable landmarks and plenty of public transport and parking. The best way to get the most out of a stay on the Gold Coast is by hiring a car. The traffic is fairly relaxed, albeit always thick. Surfside Buslines runs the extensive public bus networks. Purchase a GoCard for discounted and convenient travel. The Gold Coast Tourist Shuttle operates services to the theme parks. There are very cheap rates available on scooter and motorbike hire – it may be tempting, but do not ride on the footpaths and boardwalks. Hire bicycles and rollerblades to explore the coast like a local.

Attractions

The golden sand, pristine water and luscious green hinterlands of the Gold Coast offers something for everyone. Saturated with theme parks, choose from Dreamworld, Sea World, Movie World, Wet ‘n’ Wild and Whitewater World. Cuddle a koala at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary and tour the park with a Segway Safari. Explore the hinterlands on horseback or enjoy an easy walk to the beautiful Purlingbrook Falls and Natural Bridge. Take a guided night tour through caves to view Australian Glow Worms or overhead with a flying fox tour at O’Reilly’s. For a cheap afternoon, picnic along the Coolangatta foreshore, take the family to Broadwater Parklands or relax on an Aquaduck tour. Thrill seekers will love the SkyPoint Climb – an adrenalin filled climb 270 metres above sea level. Wrestle with the predominantly tourist population of Surfers Paradise and ride the Vomatron, Slingshot and Flycoaster. For the best Gold Coast experience, always swim between the flags, keep hydrated and protect your skin from the blaring sun. Round off your trip testing your skills on a stand up paddle board or kayak through the extensive waterways of the Gold Coast.

Shopping, Dining and Nightlife

Shop at the unbelievable malls of the Gold Coast; Robina Town Centre, Pacific Fair and Marina Mirage. Outlet shopping for surf brands including Billabong and Von Zipper can be found at Central Park Plaza in Ashmore or head over to outlet mall Harbour Town with over 100 discount stores in a very coastal setting. Visit the Carrara Markets or Monaco Markets at Broadbeach to snare some cheap market buys. Enjoy themed restaurants Australian Outback Spectacular and Dracula’s. Hellenika at Nobby’s Beach plates 5 hour slow-baked lamb. Try seasonal organic produce with a stunning backdrop at Songbirds Rainforest Restaurant or interactive dining at Bazaar. Matsuzaka Teppanyaki is an amazing evening in Labrador. For a more casual approach, visit Ribs & Rumps or try the wasabi tuna burger at Burger Lounge in Kirra. Delight in the romance of a private dinner on the Gold Coast waterways in a gondola for an unforgettable night under the stars. Sip cocktails at Room 81 in Broadbeach or at SkyPoint Bar. For a casual evening visit Swinging Safari or enjoy wine on the balcony at Chevron Island’s, The Loft. Party hard at Platinum, SinCity and Shooter’s. Play hard at Jupiter’s Casino or alongside society’s elite at Melba’s on the Park.

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Flight stats for Gold Coast - did you know?
  • Gold Coast is 81 km from Brisbane Intl Airport (Brisbane, Australia).
  • Brisbane Intl Airport (Brisbane, Australia)
    • Right now, 65 airlines operate out of Brisbane Intl Airport.
    • Brisbane Intl Airport offers nonstop flights to 72 cities.
    • Every week, at least 6,006 domestic flights and 1,316 international flights depart from Brisbane Intl Airport.

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