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There are 6 ways to get from Surfers Paradise to Bills Bay by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Gold Coast to Learmonth, bus  •  14h 23m

  1. Fly from Gold Coast (OOL) to Learmonth (LEA) OOL - LEA
  2. Take the bus from Learmonth Airport to Coral Bay

$651 - $1,879

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Fly Gold Coast to Onslow, drive  •  18h 15m

  1. Fly from Gold Coast (OOL) to Onslow (ONS) OOL - ONS
  2. Drive from Onslow to Bills Bay

$441 - $1,279

4 alternative options

Train to Brisbane, fly to Learmonth, bus  •  16h 8m

  1. Take the train from Helensvale station, platform 2 to International Airport station, platform 2
  2. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Learmonth (LEA) BNE - LEA
  3. Take the bus from Learmonth Airport to Coral Bay

$477 - $2,206

Bus, train  •  4 days 8h

  1. Take the bus from Surfers Paradise to Sydney
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Perth
  3. Take the bus from Wellington St Forrest Place R10 / Y14 to Coral Bay

$1,164 - $2,716

Train, Great Southern Rail Line, bus  •  4 days 23h

  1. Take the train from Helensvale station, platform 2 to Central station, platform 3
  2. Take the Great Southern Rail Line from Brisbane to Adelaide
  3. Take the train from Adelaide Parklands to Perth
  4. Take the bus from Wellington St Forrest Place R10 / Y14 to Coral Bay

Drive  •  2 days 10h

  1. Drive from Surfers Paradise to Bills Bay 5361.7 km

$650 - $1,000

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The cheapest way to get from Surfers Paradise to Bills Bay is to drive which costs $650 - $1,000 and takes 2 days 10h.

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The quickest way to get from Surfers Paradise to Bills Bay is to fly and bus which costs $650 - $1,900 and takes 14h 23m.

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The distance between Surfers Paradise and Bills Bay is 3998 km. The road distance is 5361.7 km.

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The best way to get from Surfers Paradise to Bills Bay without a car is to bus and train which takes 4 days 8h and costs $1,100 - $2,800.

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It takes approximately 14h 23m to get from Surfers Paradise to Bills Bay, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Gold Coast Airport to Learmonth Airport. The quickest flight takes 10h 15m and has one stopover.

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Bills Bay is 2h behind Surfers Paradise. It is currently 11:58 PM in Surfers Paradise and 9:58 PM in Bills Bay.

Yes, the driving distance between Surfers Paradise to Bills Bay is 5362 km. It takes approximately 2 days 10h to drive from Surfers Paradise to Bills Bay.

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Jetstar and Qantas offer flights from Gold Coast Airport to Learmonth Airport.

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There are four+ hotels available in Bills Bay. Prices start at $150 AUD per night.

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Map of how to get from Surfers Paradise to Bills Bay.
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  • Distance: 3998.4 km
  • Duration: 14h 23m

What companies run services between Surfers Paradise, QLD, Australia and Bills Bay, WA, Australia?

There is no direct connection from Surfers Paradise to Bills Bay. However, you can take the tram to Broadbeach South station, take the walk to Broadbeach South station, stop B, take the line 777 bus to Gold Coast Airport, take the walk to Gold Coast airport, fly to Learmonth, take the walk to Learmonth Airport, then take the bus to Bills Bay. Alternatively, you can take the tram to Helensvale station, platform 4, take the walk to Helensvale station, platform 2, take the train to International Airport station, platform 2, take the walk to Brisbane airport, fly to Learmonth, take the walk to Learmonth Airport, then take the bus to Bills Bay.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Gold Coast to Learmonth via Melbourne, Perth
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,900
Flights from Gold Coast to Learmonth via Sydney, Perth
Ave. Duration
17h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,900
Flights from Gold Coast to Learmonth via Perth
Ave. Duration
21h 5m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,800
Flights from Brisbane to Learmonth via Melbourne, Perth
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,200
Flights from Brisbane to Learmonth via Perth
Ave. Duration
21h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $2,100
Flights from Brisbane to Learmonth via Sydney, Perth
Ave. Duration
20h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,200
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Gold Coast to Onslow via Melbourne, Perth
Ave. Duration
18h 21m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,400
Flights from Gold Coast to Onslow via Sydney, Perth
Ave. Duration
16h 32m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,500
Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Phone
13 12 30
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Helensvale station, platform 2 to International Airport station, platform 2
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $31
Website
TRANSLink QLD
Train from Helensvale station, platform 2 to Central station, platform 3
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
TRANSLink QLD
Great Southern Rail - Indian Pacific
Phone
1800 703 357
Email
sales.enquiries@gsr.com.au
Website
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Train from Central Station to Perth
Ave. Duration
3 days 2h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$900 - $2,300
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Great Southern Rail
Everyday Daynighter Seat
$943
Advanced Gold Single Cabin
$1,600 - $2,100
Low Gold Single Cabin
$1,700 - $2,300
Everyday Gold Single Cabin
$2,000 - $2,700
Train from Adelaide Parklands to Perth
Ave. Duration
42h 50m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$600 - $1,400
Book at
Great Southern Rail
Everyday Daynighter Seat
$598
Advanced Gold Single Cabin
$1,000 - $1,400
Low Gold Single Cabin
$1,000 - $1,400
Everyday Gold Single Cabin
$1,200 - $1,700
Great Southern
Phone
1800 703 357
Email
sales.enquiries@gsr.com.au
Website
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Train from Brisbane to Adelaide
Ave. Duration
2 days 7h
Frequency
Twice a week
Book at
Great Southern
Bus operators
Integrity Coach Lines (Aust) Pty Ltd
Phone
08 9274 7464
Email
info@integritycoachlines.com.au
Website
integritycoachlines.com.au
Bus from Learmonth Airport to Coral Bay
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
integritycoachlines.com.au
Bus from Wellington St Forrest Place R10 / Y14 to Coral Bay
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$150 - $230
Schedules at
integritycoachlines.com.au
Greyhound Australia

Greyhound Australia is the country’s only long-distance bus operator running services in all states and territories. Greyhound Australia has been operating for 110 years and is the leading bus company in Australia. The extensive network now covers most of the Australian mainland, although service is limited in Western Australia with just a single route to Broome. Buses are equipped for long journeys, with free WiFi, air-conditioning, full disability access, USB chargers, reclining seats and an onboard bathroom.

Contact Details
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Surfers Paradise to Sydney
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $190
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Early Bird
$110 - $140
Premium
$140 - $190
Advantage
$140 - $180

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