There are 6 ways to get from Gold Coast to Blue Mountains by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Gold Coast, train  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Gold Coast (OOL) to Sydney (SYD) OOL - SYD
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Wentworth Falls Station

$161 - $355

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Train to Brisbane, fly, train  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Helensvale, platform 2 to International Airport, platform 2
  2. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Sydney (SYD) BNE - SYD
  3. Take the train from Central Station to Wentworth Falls Station

$183 - $382

Bus to Lismore, fly, train  •  9 h

  1. Take the bus from Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd to Lismore Station, Coach Bay
  2. Fly from Lismore (LSY) to Sydney (SYD) LSY - SYD
  3. Take the train from Central Station to Wentworth Falls Station

$261 - $450

Train  •  19 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Roma Street, platform 6
  2. Take the train from Brisbane to Strathfield Station 32
  3. Take the train from Strathfield Station to Wentworth Falls Station

$207 - $275

Bus, train  •  19 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Surfers Paradise to Sydney
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Blackheath Station Blue Mountains Line

$165 - $219

Drive  •  10 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Gold Coast to Blue Mountains 574.9 miles

$80 - $120

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The distance between Gold Coast and Blue Mountains is 687 km. The road distance is 919.9 km.

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The best way to get from Gold Coast to Blue Mountains without a car is to train which takes 19 h 49 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 38 min to get from Gold Coast to Blue Mountains, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Gold Coast Airport to Sydney Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gold Coast to Blue Mountains is 920 km. It takes approximately 10 h 39 min to drive from Gold Coast to Blue Mountains.

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Qantas, Tigerair Australia, Jetstar and Virgin Australia offer flights from Gold Coast Airport to Sydney Airport.

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There are 267+ hotels available in Blue Mountains. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Gold Coast to Blue Mountains.
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  • Distance: 429.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 38 min

What companies run services between Gold Coast, QLD, Australia and Blue Mountains, NSW, Australia?

You can take a train from Gold Coast to Blue Mountains via Helensvale, platform 4, Helensvale, platform 2, Roma Street, platform 6, Brisbane, Strathfield Station, and Wentworth Falls Station in around 19 h 49 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Gold Coast to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Brisbane to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Gold Coast to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Brisbane to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Gold Coast to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Brisbane to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Gold Coast to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from Brisbane to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Lismore to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Wentworth Falls Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$9 - $14
1st Class
$13 - $19
Train from Brisbane to Strathfield Station
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$90 - $130
1st Class
$120 - $180
Train from Strathfield Station to Wentworth Falls Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$8 - $12
1st Class
$11 - $17
Train from Central Station to Blackheath Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$11 - $16
1st Class
$15 - $22
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Helensvale, platform 2 to International Airport, platform 2
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Online
$14 - $19
Standard
$16 - $22
Train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Roma Street, platform 6
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd to Lismore Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Surfers Paradise to Sydney
Ave. Duration
16 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
premierms.com.au

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