From St James Station Platform 2 train to Sydney airport, fly to Gold Coast airport, then line 777 bus to Gold Coast. 4hrs 17min $96. From St James Station Platform 2 train to Sydney airport, fly to Brisbane airport, train to Brisbane Domestic Airport, then bus to Gold Coast. 5hrs 50min $160. From Sydney Central train to Roma Street, platform 4, train to Nerang, stop A, then line 740 bus to Slatyer Ave at Ferry Road. 15hrs 31min $194. From Sydney Central Bus to Surfers Paradise. 15hrs 46min $95. From Sydney bus to Surfers Paradise. 16hrs 05min $188. From Sydney drive to Gold Coast. 9hrs 52min $134.