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

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Tram, train  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the tram from Cypress Avenue to Helensvale, platform 4
  2. Take the train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Park Road, platform 2
  3. Take the train from Park Road, platform 1 to Manly, platform 2

$12 - $17

3 alternative options

Bus, line 220 bus  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Surfers Paradise to Brisbane Roma Street Gx243 / ...
  2. Take the line 220 bus from Cultural Centre, platform 2 to Manly Rd at Manly West near Stannard Rd 220 / ...

$14 - $30

Taxi  •  57 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gold Coast to Manly West 50.7 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from Gold Coast to Manly West 50.7 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Gold Coast to Manly West is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gold Coast to Manly West is to taxi which costs $190 - $240 and takes 57 min.

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The distance between Gold Coast and Manly West is 65 km. The road distance is 81.1 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 26 min to get from Gold Coast to Manly West, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gold Coast to Manly West. However, there are services departing from Surfers Paradise and arriving at Manly Rd at Manly West near Stannard Rd via Roma Street busway, platform 2 and Cultural Centre, platform 2. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 46 min.

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The nearest airport to Manly West is Brisbane (BNE) Airport which is 9 km away. Other nearby airports include Gold Coast (OOL) (85.3 km), Maroochydore (MCY) (95.5 km), Toowoomba (WTB) (123.8 km) and Ballina (BNK) (157.6 km).

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Map of how to get from Gold Coast to Manly West.
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  • Distance: 40.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 26 min

What companies run services between Gold Coast, QLD, Australia and Manly West, QLD, Australia?

You can take a bus from Gold Coast to Manly West via Brisbane Roma Street, Roma Street busway, platform 2, and Cultural Centre, platform 2 in around 2 h 46 min.

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
$2 - $4
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Park Road, platform 2
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Train from Park Road, platform 1 to Manly, platform 2
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Surfers Paradise to Brisbane Roma Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $19
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$6 - $10
Flexifare
$13 - $19
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Bus from Cultural Centre, platform 2 to Manly Rd at Manly West near Stannard Rd
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Other operators
Taxi from Gold Coast to Manly West
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
GC Cabs
Phone
+61 7 5588 1234
Website
gccabs.com.au

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