There are 6 ways to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Gold Coast by plane, train, bus or car

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What companies run services between Canberra Airport (CBR), Australia and Gold Coast, QLD, Australia?

Virgin Australia, Qantas and Jetstar fly from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Gold Coast hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Gold Coast via Canberra and Sydney in around 20 h 25 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Canberra to Gold Coast via Sydney
Avg. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Canberra to Brisbane
Avg. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Canberra to Brisbane via Sydney
Avg. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Canberra to Gold Coast
Avg. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Canberra to Gold Coast via Sydney
Avg. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Canberra to Brisbane
Avg. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Canberra to Brisbane via Sydney
Avg. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Canberra to Brisbane
Avg. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from International Airport, platform 1 to Helensvale, platform 1
Avg. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Online
$16 - $20
Standard
$18 - $24
Train from Roma Street, platform 4 to Helensvale, platform 1
Avg. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Brisbane
Avg. Duration
14 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$100 - $150
1st Class
$130 - $200
Train from Canberra Station to Central Station
Avg. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$30 - $50
1st Class
$40 - $65
Bus operators
Murrays Coaches
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Canberra to Sydney
Avg. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $50
Schedules at
murrays.com.au
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Surfers Paradise
Avg. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$80 - $120
Flexifare
$100 - $140

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Gold Coast?

The distance between Canberra Airport (CBR) and Gold Coast is 906 km. The road distance is 1108 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Gold Coast?

The cheapest way to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Gold Coast is to drive which costs $150 and takes 12 h 18 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Gold Coast?

The quickest way to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Gold Coast is to fly which takes 2 h 11 min and costs $200.

Is there a direct bus between Canberra Airport (CBR) and Gold Coast?

No, there is no direct bus from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Gold Coast. However, there are services departing from Canberra Airport and arriving at Surfers Paradise via Canberra and Sydney. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 25 min.

How long does it take to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Gold Coast?

It takes approximately 2 h 11 min to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Gold Coast, including transfers.