There are 9 ways to get from Gold Coast to Merimbula by plane, bus, train 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.

Recommended option

Fly Gold Coast to Canberra, bus  •  10 h

  1. Fly from Gold Coast (OOL) to Canberra (CBR) OOL - CBR
  2. Take the bus from Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row to Merimbula Coach Stop, Park St

$146 - $318

Cheapest option

Fly Gold Coast to Merimbula  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Gold Coast (OOL) to Merimbula (MIM) OOL - MIM

$101 - $399

7 alternative options

Train to Brisbane, fly to Canberra, bus  •  11 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Helensvale, platform 2 to International Airport, platform 2
  2. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Canberra (CBR) BNE - CBR
  3. Take the bus from Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row to Merimbula Coach Stop, Park St

$168 - $386

Fly Gold Coast to Moruya, bus  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Gold Coast (OOL) to Moruya (MYA) OOL - MYA
  2. Take the bus from Vulcan St Before Campbell St to Merimbula Coach Stop, Park St

$271 - $485

Fly Gold Coast to Cooma, bus  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Gold Coast (OOL) to Cooma (OOM) OOL - OOM
  2. Take the bus from Cooma Coach Stop, Bombala St to Merimbula Coach Stop, Park St

$218 - $376

Train, bus via Canberra Station, Coach Bay  •  27 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Roma Street, platform 7
  2. Take the train from Brisbane to Central Station 32
  3. Take the train from Central Station to Canberra Station 633 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Canberra Station, Coach Bay to Merimbula Coach Stop, Park St 771

$154 - $226

Train, bus  •  27 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Roma Street, platform 7
  2. Take the train from Brisbane to Central Station 32
  3. Take the train from Central Station to Kiama Station
  4. Take the bus from Bomaderry Station, Meroo St to Merimbula Coach Stop, Park St

$153 - $225

Bus  •  30 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd to Brisbane 175
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Tamworth
  3. Take the bus from Tamworth Station, Coach Stop to Dubbo Station, Coach Bay 361
  4. Take the bus from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 792
  5. Take the bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Canberra Station, Coach Bay 782
  6. Take the bus from Canberra Station, Coach Bay to Merimbula Coach Stop, Park St 771

$171 - $249

Drive  •  15 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Gold Coast to Merimbula 801.7 miles

$110 - $170

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

Qantas, Regional Express and three other airlines fly from Gold Coast to Merimbula every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gold Coast to Merimbula via Brisbane, Tamworth, Tamworth Station, Coach Stop, Dubbo Station, Coach Bay, Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay, and Canberra Station, Coach Bay in around 30 h 44 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Gold Coast to Canberra via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Brisbane to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Brisbane to Canberra via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Gold Coast to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Gold Coast to Canberra via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Brisbane to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Brisbane to Canberra via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Gold Coast to Merimbula via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Gold Coast to Merimbula via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $340
Flights from Gold Coast to Merimbula via Sydney, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Gold Coast to Merimbula via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $390
Flights from Gold Coast to Moruya via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Gold Coast to Moruya via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $430
Flights from Gold Coast to Moruya via Avalon, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $430
Flights from Gold Coast to Moruya via Adelaide, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $850
Flights from Gold Coast to Moruya via Canberra, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Gold Coast to Moruya via Sydney, Merimbula
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Gold Coast to Moruya via Albury, Sydney
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Gold Coast to Cooma via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Flights from Gold Coast to Cooma via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $310
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Brisbane to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Helensvale, platform 2 to International Airport, platform 2
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Online
$15 - $20
Standard
$18 - $23
Train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Roma Street, platform 7
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Brisbane to Central Station
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$95 - $140
1st Class
$130 - $200
Train from Central Station to Canberra Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$30 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $65
Train from Central Station to Kiama Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$11 - $17
1st Class
$16 - $24
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row to Merimbula Coach Stop, Park St
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Cooma Coach Stop, Bombala St to Merimbula Coach Stop, Park St
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Canberra Station, Coach Bay to Merimbula Coach Stop, Park St
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Tamworth Station, Coach Stop to Dubbo Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Canberra Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Vulcan St Before Campbell St to Merimbula Coach Stop, Park St
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $27
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Bus from Bomaderry Station, Meroo St to Merimbula Coach Stop, Park St
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
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
$11 - $16
Schedules at
premierms.com.au

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Gold Coast to Merimbula?

The distance between Gold Coast and Merimbula is 1042 km. The road distance is 1283 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Gold Coast to Merimbula?

The cheapest way to get from Gold Coast to Merimbula is to drive which costs $150 - $220 and takes 15 h 7 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Gold Coast to Merimbula?

The quickest way to get from Gold Coast to Merimbula is to fly which takes 6 h 32 min and costs $130 - $550.

Is there a direct bus between Gold Coast and Merimbula?

No, there is no direct bus from Gold Coast to Merimbula. However, there are services departing from Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd and arriving at Merimbula Coach Stop, Park St via Brisbane, Tamworth Station, Coach Stop, Dubbo Station, Coach Bay, Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay and Canberra Station, Coach Bay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 44 min.

How long does it take to get from Gold Coast to Merimbula?

It takes approximately 10 h to get from Gold Coast to Merimbula, including transfers.