There are 4 ways to get from Gold Coast to Perth by plane, train, bus 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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Fly from Gold Coast  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Gold Coast (OOL) to Perth (PER) OOL - PER

$148 - $384

3 alternative options

Train to Brisbane, fly  •  9 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Helensvale, platform 2 to International Airport, platform 2
  2. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Perth (PER) BNE - PER

$160 - $391

Bus, train  •  2 days 12 h

  1. Take the bus from Surfers Paradise to Sydney
  2. Take the bus from Sydney to Albury station
  3. Take the bus from Albury to 85 Franklin St
  4. Take the train from Adelaide Parklands to Perth

$617 - $1,260

Drive  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Drive from Gold Coast to Perth 2748 miles

$390 - $600

Questions & Answers

The distance between Gold Coast and Perth is 3627 km. The road distance is 4396.8 km.

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The best way to get from Gold Coast to Perth without a car is to bus and train which takes 2 days 12 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 5 min to get from Gold Coast to Perth, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Gold Coast Airport to Perth Airport is the direct flight which takes 5 h 30 min.

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Perth is 2 h behind Gold Coast. It is currently 7:12 AM in Gold Coast and 5:12 AM in Perth.

Yes, the driving distance between Gold Coast to Perth is 4397 km. It takes approximately 2 days 0 h to drive from Gold Coast to Perth.

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Jetstar, Tigerair Australia, Qantas and Virgin Australia offer flights from Gold Coast Airport to Perth Airport.

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There are 877+ hotels available in Perth. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Gold Coast to Perth.
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  • Distance: 2267.1 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 5 min

What companies run services between Gold Coast, QLD, Australia and Perth, WA, Australia?

Virgin Australia, Jetstar and two other airlines fly from Gold Coast to Perth hourly.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Gold Coast to Perth via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Gold Coast to Perth via Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Brisbane to Perth
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Brisbane to Perth via Canberra
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Brisbane to Perth via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Brisbane to Perth via Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Gold Coast to Perth
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Gold Coast to Perth via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Gold Coast to Perth via Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Brisbane to Perth
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Gold Coast to Perth via Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $230
Flights from Gold Coast to Perth via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$190 - $230
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Gold Coast to Perth
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Gold Coast to Perth via Sydney
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Helensvale, platform 2 to International Airport, platform 2
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Online
$14 - $19
Standard
$16 - $22
Great Southern Rail - Indian Pacific
Phone
1800 703 357
Email
sales.enquiries@gsr.com.au
Website
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Train from Adelaide Parklands to Perth
Ave. Duration
18 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$420 - $1,000
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Great Southern Rail
Everyday Daynighter Seat
$426
Advanced Gold Single Cabin
$700 - $950
Low Gold Single Cabin
$750 - $1,000
Everyday Gold Single Cabin
$900 - $1,200
Bus operators
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Surfers Paradise to Sydney
Ave. Duration
16 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Albury station
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
V-Line

V/Line is the largest provider of passenger rail and coach services in regional Victoria, Australia. Train and coach services cater to destinations across regional areas from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne city. 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 long distance services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have meal trays, larger reclining seats with more leg room, and approximately 52 seats in each carriage, compared to 88 in Economy Class.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Albury to 85 Franklin St
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au

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