There are 5 ways to get from Hornsby to Gold Coast by train, plane, bus or car

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Train, fly to Gold Coast  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Hornsby Station to Wynyard Station
  2. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Gold Coast (OOL) SYD - OOL

$52 - $222

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Fly to Brisbane, train  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Brisbane (BNE) SYD - BNE
  2. Take the train from International Airport, platform 1 to Nerang, platform 1

$77 - $254

Bus  •  15 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Hornsby to Surfers Paradise

$90 - $120

Train  •  15 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Hornsby Station to Brisbane 31
  2. Take the train from Roma Street, platform 4 to Nerang, platform 1 Bdvl / ...

$97 - $140

Drive  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Hornsby to Gold Coast 514.4 miles

$70 - $110

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hornsby and arriving at Surfers Paradise. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 15 h 25 min.

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The distance between Hornsby and Gold Coast is 672 km. The road distance is 823.1 km.

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The best way to get from Hornsby to Gold Coast without a car is to bus which takes 15 h 25 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 6 min to get from Hornsby to Gold Coast, including transfers.

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Hornsby to Gold Coast bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, depart from Hornsby station.

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The best way to get from Hornsby to Gold Coast is to bus which takes 15 h 25 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 15 h 29 min.

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Gold Coast Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Hornsby to Gold Coast bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, arrive at Surfers Paradise station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hornsby to Gold Coast is 823 km. It takes approximately 9 h 12 min to drive from Hornsby to Gold Coast.

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

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Map of how to get from Hornsby to Gold Coast.
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  • Distance: 419.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 6 min

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

Premier Motor Service operates a bus from Hornsby to Gold Coast once daily. Tickets cost $90 - $120 and the journey takes 15 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Hornsby to Gold Coast via Brisbane, Roma Street, platform 4, Nerang, platform 1, and Nerang station, stop A in around 15 h 29 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Flights from Sydney to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast via Canberra
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Sydney to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Sydney to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from Sydney to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Hornsby Station to Wynyard Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$2 - $4
1st Class
$3 - $5
Train from Hornsby Station to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
13 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$85 - $130
1st Class
$120 - $180
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from International Airport, platform 1 to Nerang, platform 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Online
$15 - $19
Standard
$17 - $23
Train from Roma Street, platform 4 to Nerang, platform 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Bus operators
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Hornsby to Surfers Paradise
Ave. Duration
15 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Schedules at
premierms.com.au

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