There are 4 ways to get from Brisbane Airport (BNE) to Surfers Paradise by train, tram, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, tram  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from International Airport, platform 1 to Helensvale, platform 1 Bdvl
  2. Take the tram from Helensvale, platform 5 to Cavill Avenue Glks

$17 - $26

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  1 h

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Brisbane Airport to Surfers Paradise

$11 - $90

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h

  1. Drive from Brisbane Airport (BNE) to Surfers Paradise 54.8 miles

$7 - $12

Towncar  •  1 h

  1. Take a town car from Brisbane Airport to Surfers Paradise 54.8 miles

$140 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brisbane Airport (BNE) to Surfers Paradise is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 1 h.

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The quickest way to get from Brisbane Airport (BNE) to Surfers Paradise is to drive which takes 1 h and costs $10 - $16.

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The distance between Brisbane Airport (BNE) and Surfers Paradise is 74 km. The road distance is 88 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 10 min to get from Brisbane Airport (BNE) to Surfers Paradise, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Brisbane Airport (BNE), Australia and Surfers Paradise, QLD, Australia?

There is no direct connection from Brisbane Airport (BNE) to Surfers Paradise. However, you can take the train to Helensvale, platform 1, take the walk to Helensvale, platform 5, then take the tram to Cavill Avenue. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Surfers Paradise.

Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from International Airport, platform 1 to Helensvale, platform 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Online
$15 - $19
Standard
$17 - $22
Tram from Helensvale, platform 5 to Cavill Avenue
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Brisbane Airport to Surfers Paradise
Estimated price
$11 - $90
Towncar from Brisbane Airport to Surfers Paradise
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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