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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, train  •  12 h 6 min

  1. 164 / ...
  2. 32

$57 - $84

5 alternative options

Drive  •  6 h 38 min

  1. 356.6 miles

$50 - $75

Fly Gold Coast to Newcastle, bus  •  7 h 35 min

  1. OOL - NTL

$71 - $282

Train to Brisbane, fly to Newcastle, bus  •  9 h 12 min

  1. BNE - NTL

$78 - $250

Fly Gold Coast to Sydney, train, bus  •  11 h

  1. OOL - SYD

$84 - $266

Fly Gold Coast to Taree  •  6 h 57 min

  1. OOL - TRO

$90 - $342

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

Virgin Australia, FlyPelican and three other airlines fly from Gold Coast to Forster every 4 hours.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Gold Coast to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Brisbane to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Flights from Gold Coast to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Brisbane to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Gold Coast to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Gold Coast to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Brisbane to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Gold Coast to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $330
FlyPelican
Website
flypelican.com.au
Flights from Gold Coast to Taree via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Gold Coast to Taree via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $460
Flights from Gold Coast to Taree via Avalon, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $310
Flights from Gold Coast to Taree via Adelaide, Sydney
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $600
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
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Casino Station to Taree Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$40 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $85
Train from Central Station to Broadmeadow Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$15 - $23
1st Class
$21 - $35
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
$15 - $23
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Online
$15 - $20
Standard
$17 - $23
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd to Casino Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St to Forster Coach Stop, Little St
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Broadmeadow Coach Stop, Graham Rd to Forster Coach Stop, Little St
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Gold Coast and Forster is 473 km. The road distance is 571 km.

The cheapest way to get from Gold Coast to Forster is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 6 h 38 min.

The quickest way to get from Gold Coast to Forster is to drive which takes 6 h 38 min and costs $65 - $100.

It takes approximately 12 h 6 min to get from Gold Coast to Forster, including transfers.