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There are 4 ways to get from Gold Coast to Fortitude Valley by bus, tram, train, taxi or car

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

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Bus  •  1h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Surfers Paradise to Brisbane Roma Street Gx241 / ...

$9 - $22

Cheapest option

Tram, train  •  1h 57m

  1. Take the tram from Cypress Avenue to Helensvale, platform 4 Glkn
  2. Take the train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Fortitude Valley, platform 2 Vlbd / ...

$9 - $13

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  55m

  1. Take a taxi from Gold Coast to Fortitude Valley 50 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  55m

  1. Drive from Gold Coast to Fortitude Valley 50 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Gold Coast to Fortitude Valley is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 55m.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Gold Coast to Fortitude Valley. However, there are services departing from Surfers Paradise and arriving at Brunswick Street Stop 211 via Roma Street Stop 124 at Roma Street station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 20m.

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

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The best way to get from Gold Coast to Fortitude Valley without a car is to bus which takes 1h 20m and costs $13 - $35.

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It takes approximately 1h 20m to get from Gold Coast to Fortitude Valley, including transfers.

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Gold Coast to Fortitude Valley bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, depart from Surfers Paradise station.

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Gold Coast to Fortitude Valley bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, arrive at Brisbane Roma Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gold Coast to Fortitude Valley is 80 km. It takes approximately 55m to drive from Gold Coast to Fortitude Valley.

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There are 611+ hotels available in Fortitude Valley. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Gold Coast to Fortitude Valley.
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  • Distance: 44.9 miles
  • Duration: 1h 20m

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

Greyhound Australia operates a bus from Gold Coast to Fortitude Valley every 4 hours. Tickets cost $6 - $19 and the journey takes 55m. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Phone
13 12 30
Website
translink.com.au
Tram from Cypress Avenue to Helensvale, platform 4
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Fortitude Valley, platform 2
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia

Greyhound Australia is the country’s only long distance bus operator running services in all states and territories. Greyhound Australia has been operating for 110 years and is the leading bus company in Australia. The extensive network now covers most of the Australian mainland and services more than 5 million passengers every year. Buses are equipped for the long journeys, with free WiFi, air-conditioning, full disability access, USB chargers in every seat and an on-board restroom.

Contact Details
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Surfers Paradise to Brisbane Roma Street
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $19
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$6 - $9
Flexifare
$13 - $19
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Premier Motor Service
Phone
+61 2 4423 5233
Email
reservations@premierms.com.au
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
Premier Motor Service
Other operators
Taxi from Gold Coast to Fortitude Valley
Ave. Duration
55m
Estimated price
$130 - $170
GC Cabs
Phone
+61 7 5588 1234
Website
gccabs.com.au

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