There are 5 ways to get from Gold Coast to Tamborine Mountain by tram, taxi, car, bus or towncar

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

Tram, taxi  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the tram from Cypress Avenue to Helensvale, platform 4 Glkn
  2. Take a taxi from Helensvale, platform 4 to Tamborine Mountain

$58 - $74

Cheapest option

Uber  •  41 min

  1. Take an Uber from Gold Coast to Tamborine Mountain 26.8 miles

$45 - $70

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gold Coast to Tamborine Mountain 26.8 miles

$80 - $95

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Gold Coast to Tamborine Mountain 26.8 miles

$3 - $6

Line 740 bus, taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take the line 740 bus from Surfers Paradise, Cypress Ave to Nerang station, stop E 740
  2. Take a taxi from Nerang station, stop E to Tamborine Mountain

$64 - $85

What companies run services between Gold Coast, QLD, Australia and Tamborine Mountain, QLD, Australia?

There is no direct connection from Gold Coast to Tamborine Mountain. However, you can take the tram to Helensvale, platform 4 then take the taxi to Tamborine Mountain. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Tamborine Mountain.

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
$3 - $4
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Bus operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Bus from Surfers Paradise, Cypress Ave to Nerang station, stop E
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Other operators
Uber Gold Coast
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Gold Coast to Tamborine Mountain
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$45 - $70
uberX
$45 - $70
uberXL
$70 - $95
uberSELECT
$75 - $110
Taxi from Helensvale, platform 4 to Tamborine Mountain
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
GC Cabs
Phone
+61 7 5588 1234
Website
gccabs.com.au

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Gold Coast and Tamborine Mountain is 27 km. The road distance is 43 km.

The cheapest way to get from Gold Coast to Tamborine Mountain is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 41 min.

The quickest way to get from Gold Coast to Tamborine Mountain is to taxi which takes 41 min and costs $100 - $130.

It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to get from Gold Coast to Tamborine Mountain, including transfers.