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There are 8 ways to get from Gold Coast to Harrietville by plane, bus, train, car or night train

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Fly Gold Coast to Albury, bus

  1. Fly from Gold Coast (OOL) to Albury (ABX)
  2. Take the bus from Albury to Ford St/Camp St
  3. Take the bus from Ford St/Camp St to Alpine Hotel/Anderson St

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Fly Gold Coast to Melbourne, train, bus

  1. Fly from Gold Coast (OOL) to Melbourne (MEL)
  2. Take the train from Broadmeadows to Wangaratta
  3. Take the bus from Wangaratta to Alpine Hotel/Anderson St

Fly Gold Coast to Canberra, bus

  1. Fly from Gold Coast (OOL) to Canberra (CBR)
  2. Take the bus from Canberra to Albury
  3. Take the bus from Albury to Ford St/Camp St
  4. Take the bus from Ford St/Camp St to Alpine Hotel/Anderson St

Train to Brisbane, fly to Melbourne, train, bus

  1. Take the train from Helensvale station, platform 2 to International Airport station, platform 2
  2. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Melbourne (MEL)
  3. Take the train from Broadmeadows to Wangaratta
  4. Take the bus from Wangaratta to Alpine Hotel/Anderson St

Bus, drive

  1. Take the bus from Surfers Paradise to Sydney
  2. Take the bus from Central Station to Thredbo
  3. Drive from Thredbo to Shire Offices/Great Alpine Rd
  4. Take the bus from Shire Offices/Great Alpine Rd to Pioneer Park/Great Alpine Rd

Bus, night train

  1. Take the bus from Surfers Paradise to Sydney
  2. Take the night train from Central Station to Wangaratta Station, Platform 1
  3. Take the bus from Wangaratta to Alpine Hotel/Anderson St

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Helensvale station, platform 2 to Roma Street station, platform 7
  2. Take the train from Brisbane to Central Station
  3. Take the train from Central Station to Wangaratta Station, Platform 1
  4. Take the bus from Wangaratta to Alpine Hotel/Anderson St

Drive

  1. Drive from Gold Coast to Harrietville

Gold Coast to Harrietville by bus and night train

The journey time between Gold Coast and Harrietville is around 2 days 4h and covers a distance of around 1792 km. This includes an average layover time of around 26h 25m. The fastest journey normally takes 46h 20m. Operated by Premier Motor Service, XPT, V-Line and others, the Gold Coast to Harrietville service departs from Surfers Paradise and arrives in Pioneer Park/Great Alpine Rd. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
26h 14m
Layover time:
26h 25m
Total time:
2 days 4h

Route information

Fastest journey time:
46h 20m
Journey distance:
1792 km
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
$153
Carbon emissions:
172 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
15:25
Last service departs at:
15:25

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Gold Coast to Harrietville bus and night train schedules

Gold Coast → Harrietville
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Rules to follow in Australia

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Regional advice

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Regional restriction measures in place
Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

COVID-19 help in Australia

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 1800 020 080

Frequently Asked Questions


There are currently travel restrictions within Australia.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Harrietville is 1800 020 080.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Harrietville is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Harrietville is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1800 020 080.

Last updated: 13 Sep 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Department of Home Affairs.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gold Coast to Harrietville is to fly and train and bus which costs $90 - $340 and takes 12h 3m.

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The fastest way to get from Gold Coast to Harrietville is to fly and bus. Taking this option will cost $200 - $350 and takes 11h 41m.

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The distance between Gold Coast and Harrietville is 1155 km. The road distance is 1483.9 km.

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The best way to get from Gold Coast to Harrietville without a car is to bus and night train which takes 29h 28m and costs $150 - $350.

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It takes approximately 11h 41m to get from Gold Coast to Harrietville, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Gold Coast Airport to Albury Airport. The quickest flight takes 7h 55m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gold Coast to Harrietville is 1484 km. It takes approximately 16h to drive from Gold Coast to Harrietville.

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Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia and Regional Express offer flights from Gold Coast Airport to Albury Airport.

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There are 289+ hotels available in Harrietville. Prices start at $125 AUD per night.

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Map of how to get from Gold Coast to Harrietville.
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  • Distance: 1154.5 km
  • Duration: 11h 41m

What companies run services between Gold Coast, QLD, Australia and Harrietville, VIC, Australia?

There is no direct connection from Gold Coast to Harrietville. However, you can take the tram to Broadbeach South station, take the walk to Broadbeach South station, stop B, take the line 777 bus to Gold Coast Airport, take the walk to Gold Coast airport, fly to Albury, take the taxi to Albury, take the bus to Ford St/Camp St, take the bus to Alpine Hotel/Anderson St, then take the bus to Harrietville. Alternatively, you can take the tram to Broadbeach South station, take the walk to Broadbeach South station, stop B, take the line 777 bus to Gold Coast Airport, take the walk to Gold Coast airport, fly to Melbourne, take the walk to Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd, take the line 901 bus to Broadmeadows Station/Pascoe Vale Rd, take the walk to Broadmeadows, take the train to Wangaratta, take the walk to Wangaratta, take the bus to Alpine Hotel/Anderson St, then take the bus to Harrietville.

Airlines
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Gold Coast to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $260
Flights from Gold Coast to Melbourne via Adelaide
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $260
Flights from Gold Coast to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Brisbane to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $350
Flights from Brisbane to Melbourne via Launceston
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $350
Flights from Brisbane to Melbourne via Adelaide
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $350
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Gold Coast to Albury via Newcastle, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Flights from Gold Coast to Albury via Canberra, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Gold Coast to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $450
Flights from Gold Coast to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from Brisbane to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Brisbane to Melbourne via Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Brisbane to Melbourne via Newcastle
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Gold Coast to Albury via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Gold Coast to Albury via Sydney
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Gold Coast to Albury via Adelaide, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Gold Coast to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Gold Coast to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from Gold Coast to Melbourne via Adelaide
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from Brisbane to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Flights from Brisbane to Melbourne via Newcastle
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Train operators
V-Line

V/Line provides passenger rail and coach services to regional destinations across Victoria, Australia. Services go to/from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne. Myki is used for travel to and from V/Line stations located between Melbourne and Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Traralgon and Seymour, while paper tickets must be used on coach travel and long-distance train services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have tray tables and larger reclining seats with more leg room.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Broadmeadows to Wangaratta
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$27 - $40
XPT
Phone
132 232
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Broadmeadows Station, Platform 3 to Wangaratta Station, Platform 1
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $150
Website
XPT
Economy
$29 - $40
First
$40 - $55
Sleeper
$130 - $150
Night train from Central Station to Wangaratta Station, Platform 1
Ave. Duration
8h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $220
Website
XPT
Economy
$60 - $80
First
$85 - $120
Sleeper
$190 - $220
TRANSLink QLD
Phone
13 12 30
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Helensvale station, platform 2 to International Airport station, platform 2
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $31
Website
TRANSLink QLD
Train from Helensvale station, platform 2 to Roma Street station, platform 7
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
TRANSLink QLD
NSW TrainLink
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Brisbane to Central Station
Ave. Duration
14h 17m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
NSW TrainLink Train
Economy
$95 - $140
First Class
$130 - $200
Bus operators
PTV Regional Transit
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Albury to Ford St/Camp St
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
Public Transport Victoria
Bus from Shire Offices/Great Alpine Rd to Pioneer Park/Great Alpine Rd
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Public Transport Victoria
V-Line

V/Line provides passenger rail and coach services to regional destinations across Victoria, Australia. Services go to/from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne. Myki is used for travel to and from V/Line stations located between Melbourne and Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Traralgon and Seymour, while paper tickets must be used on coach travel and long-distance train services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have tray tables and larger reclining seats with more leg room.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Ford St/Camp St to Alpine Hotel/Anderson St
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$6 - $9
Bus from Wangaratta to Alpine Hotel/Anderson St
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$10 - $14
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, although service is limited in Western Australia with just a single route to Broome. Buses are equipped for long journeys, with free WiFi, air-conditioning, full disability access, USB chargers, reclining seats and an onboard bathroom.

Contact Details
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Canberra to Albury
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Early Bird
$50 - $75
Advantage
$55 - $85
Premium
$60 - $95
Bus from Surfers Paradise to Sydney
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $250
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Early Bird
$130 - $200
Advantage
$160 - $230
Premium
$170 - $250
Premier Motor Service
Phone
+61244235233 (call 13 34 10 within Australia)
Email
reservations@premierms.com.au
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Surfers Paradise to Sydney
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
Premier Motor Service

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