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Catch the train - Brisbane Airport to Gold Coast

Airtrain services travel between Brisbane Airport to the Gold Coast every 15 minutes during the peak (and 30 minutes during the off-peak), making Airtrain the frequent and easy airport transfer.

Travelling from Brisbane to the Gold Coast, Airtrain stops at all Gold Coast stations; from Beenleigh to Varsity Lakes, including Ormeau, Coomera, Helensvale, Nerang, Robina and Varsity Lakes. See the map below for the best stations for key locations and attractions.

Airtrain has ticket options to suit your travel needs. If you require an airport transfer direct to your Gold Coast accommodation or address consider Airtrain's Train & Transfer (AirtrainConnect) – our door to door service. If you are here to visit the theme parks, save with a family Smartpass. Or if you’re just passing through, connect from Brisbane Airport to Gold Coast Airport.


Brisbane Airport to
Gold Coast. No fuss.

No need to change trains. Reliable and regular daily services directly to and from the Gold Coast. Airtrain is the direct Gold Coast option.

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Airtrain Gold
Coast Service

Traveling directly between Brisbane Airport stations and the Gold Coast.

  • Easy transfer between Airport and Gold Coast
  • Available one way and return in both directions, meaning no need to change trains.
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Train & Transfer
(Airtrain Connect)

Easy, stress free travel from the airport to your hotel or accommodation.

  • Easy transfer between Airport and Gold Coast, with chauffeur to hotel or accommodation.
  • Available one way and return in both directions
  • Optional stop off in Brisbane City
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Gold Coast

Easily visiting attractions like DreamWorld, Movie World, Sea World, Wet N Wild and the Harbour Town Shopping Centre

  • Easy transfer between Airport and Gold Coast, with chauffeur to hotel or accommodation.
  • Unlimited bus travel on the Surfside bus line, plus unlimited theme park transfers with Gold Coast Tourist Shuttle.
  • SmartPass can be purchased in a 3, 5, 7 or 10 day pass.
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Gold Coast
Airport Transfer

Easy way to travel from Brisbane Airport to the Gold Coast Airport to catch your connecting flight.

  • Service combines Airtrain’s direct service to Robina Station on the Gold Coast with a chauffeured vehicle to the Gold Coast Airport.
  • Approximately two hours travel time
  • One way to Gold Coast Airport only
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No Worries If You're Packing Your Surfboard

Most oversize luggage can be catered for. Just ensure you inform staff prior to travel so that we can provide an appropriate vehicle to accommodate the luggage.


With our Train & Transfer and Gold Coast Smartpass ticket options, you can travel directly between Brisbane Aiport and your Gold Coast accommodation. Here’s how these tickets take you to your door.

Find a friendly staff member

After you land at Brisbane Airport, find a friendly Airtrain staff member at the ticket counter and we will arrange your tickets for the next departing train.

Get off at the right station

We’ll let you know which Gold Coast station to disembark at. If travelling on a return ticket with us we will also confirm your return pickup time to suit your times.

Let us take you to your door

Your driver will be waiting at the designated Gold Coast station to take you to your accommodation.

Need a break on the way?

You can make your journey more relaxing by making a stop in Brisbane City.
Please speak to Airtrain Staff to ensure your chauffeur timings are correctly arranged.

Getting There

Airtrain can get you between Brisbane Airport and the Gold Coast with ease. It's the low stress, less fuss option for travelling between the Gold Coast and Brisbane Airport.

Plan your travel using Google Maps to help make sure you know your way around.

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