There are 3 ways to get from Gold Coast to Fortitude Valley by tram, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Tram, train  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Glkn
  2. Vlbd / ...

$9 - $13

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. 50 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  55 min

  1. 50 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

The distance between Gold Coast and Fortitude Valley is 72 km. The road distance is 80 km.

The cheapest way to get from Gold Coast to Fortitude Valley is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 55 min.

The quickest way to get from Gold Coast to Fortitude Valley is to taxi which takes 55 min and costs $190 - $230.

It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to get from Gold Coast to Fortitude Valley, including transfers.

What companies run services between Gold Coast, QLD, Australia and Fortitude Valley, QLD, Australia?

There is no direct connection from Gold Coast to Fortitude Valley. However, you can take the tram to Helensvale, platform 4, take the walk to Helensvale, platform 2, then take the train to Fortitude Valley, platform 2. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Fortitude Valley.

Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Tram from Cypress Avenue to Helensvale, platform 4
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Fortitude Valley, platform 2
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Other operators
Taxi from Gold Coast to Fortitude Valley
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
GC Cabs
Phone
+61 7 5588 1234
Website
gccabs.com.au

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