The safety and security of our passengers and visitors is our top priority. On-site security measures are regularly monitored and the airport continues to meet stringent security standards set by the Federal Government.
Gold Coast Tourist Shuttle

Whether you’re travelling alone or with friends and family, Gold Coast Tourist Shuttle will get you from door to door. The Gold Coast Tourist Shuttle services from Tweed Heads in the south through to Runaway Bay in the north.

For reservations or enquiries call 1300 655 655 between 7:00am and 7:00pm or visit Gold Coast Tourist Shuttle for more information.

Buses, Trains and Trams

TransLink’s integrated network on the Gold Coast includes the G:link trams, Surfside Buslines and Queensland Rail.

Routes 777 and 760 depart from the airport with various stops:

  • Route 777 is a limited stop service, taking you to Broadbeach South tram station, where you can transfer on platform to the G:link for Surfers Paradise, Southport or other bus routes. Route 777 runs every 15 minutes from 7:00am to 7:00pm, seven days a week.
  • Route 760 connects the airport to Varsity Lakes Train Station, departing half hourly.

Surfside also operates buses to Kingscliff and Pottsville from Tweed Heads and Murwillumbah.

For those guests visiting the Gold Coast, the ‘Gold Coast go explore‘ pass is available from the Airport and is easy to use. The pass is only $10 a day for unlimited bus and tram travel.

Visit TransLink for more information.


There are frequent trains from Brisbane Central to Varsity Lakes Train Station with connections to Surfside Bus 760 then stops at Gold Coast Airport.

Visit or call 13 12 30 for more information or to plan your journey.

Travelling to Brisbane?

Transfers to and from Gold Coast Airport and Brisbane City are available with a number of private operators. Scheduled transfers are available for arriving and departing passengers.


The taxi rank is conveniently located at the front of the terminal.


The Car Rental desks are located opposite the arrivals area.