There are 5 ways to get from Gold Coast to Port Macquarie Airport (PQQ) by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Gold Coast  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Gold Coast (OOL) to Port Macquarie (PQQ) OOL - PQQ

$165 - $509

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Bus  •  11 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Surfers Paradise to Port Macquarie

$57 - $75

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Train to Brisbane, fly  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Helensvale, platform 2 to International Airport, platform 2
  2. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Port Macquarie (PQQ) BNE - PQQ

$117 - $256

Train, bus  •  11 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Roma Street, platform 6
  2. Take the train from Brisbane to Kempsey Station 32
  3. Take the bus from Belgrave St After Stuart St to Port Macquarie Airport 340

$58 - $85

Drive  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Gold Coast to Port Macquarie Airport (PQQ) 294.4 miles

$40 - $65

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No, there is no direct bus from Gold Coast to Port Macquarie Airport (PQQ). However, there are services departing from Surfers Paradise and arriving at Port Macquarie Airport via Kooloonbung Creek Nature Park, Gordon St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 5 min.

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The distance between Gold Coast and Port Macquarie Airport (PQQ) is 385 km. The road distance is 471 km.

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The best way to get from Gold Coast to Port Macquarie Airport (PQQ) without a car is to bus which takes 11 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 14 min to get from Gold Coast to Port Macquarie Airport (PQQ), including transfers.

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Gold Coast to Port Macquarie Airport (PQQ) bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, depart from Surfers Paradise station.

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The best way to get from Gold Coast to Port Macquarie Airport (PQQ) is to fly which takes 5 h 14 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h 5 min.

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There is no direct flight from Gold Coast Airport to Port Macquarie Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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Gold Coast to Port Macquarie Airport (PQQ) bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, arrive at Port Macquarie station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gold Coast to Port Macquarie Airport (PQQ) is 471 km. It takes approximately 5 h 31 min to drive from Gold Coast to Port Macquarie Airport (PQQ).

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Virgin Australia and Qantas offer flights from Gold Coast Airport to Port Macquarie Airport.

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Map of how to get from Gold Coast to Port Macquarie Airport (PQQ).
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  • Distance: 240.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 14 min

What companies run services between Gold Coast, QLD, Australia and Port Macquarie Airport (PQQ), Australia?

Qantas, Virgin Australia and two other airlines fly from Gold Coast to Port Macquarie Airport (PQQ) hourly. Alternatively, Premier Motor Service operates a bus from Gold Coast to Port Macquarie Airport (PQQ) once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $75 and the journey takes 9 h 45 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Gold Coast to Port Macquarie via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Gold Coast to Port Macquarie via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $750
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Gold Coast to Port Macquarie via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Gold Coast to Port Macquarie via Sydney, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Brisbane to Port Macquarie
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
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
$17 - $22
Train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Roma Street, platform 6
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 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 Kempsey Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$45 - $65
1st Class
$60 - $90
Bus operators
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Surfers Paradise to Port Macquarie
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Belgrave St After Stuart St to Port Macquarie Airport
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info

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