There are 4 ways to get from Surfers Paradise to Brisbane Airport (BNE) by tram, train, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

Tram, train  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the tram from Cavill Avenue to Helensvale, platform 5 Glkn
  2. Take the train from Helensvale, platform 2 to International Airport, platform 2 Vlbd

$18 - $27

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  1 h

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Surfers Paradise to Brisbane Airport

$11 - $90

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h

  1. Drive from Surfers Paradise to Brisbane Airport (BNE) 54.3 miles

$7 - $12

Towncar  •  1 h

  1. Take a town car from Surfers Paradise to Brisbane Airport 54.3 miles

$140 - $200

What companies run services between Surfers Paradise, QLD, Australia and Brisbane Airport (BNE), Australia?

There is no direct connection from Surfers Paradise to Brisbane Airport (BNE). However, you can take the tram to Helensvale, platform 5, take the walk to Helensvale, platform 2, then take the train to International Airport, platform 2. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Brisbane Airport (BNE).

Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Tram from Cavill Avenue to Helensvale, platform 5
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Train from Helensvale, platform 2 to International Airport, platform 2
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Online
$15 - $20
Standard
$18 - $23
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Surfers Paradise to Brisbane Airport
Estimated price
$11 - $90
Towncar from Surfers Paradise to Brisbane Airport
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Surfers Paradise to Brisbane Airport (BNE)?

The distance between Surfers Paradise and Brisbane Airport (BNE) is 74 km. The road distance is 87 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Surfers Paradise to Brisbane Airport (BNE)?

The cheapest way to get from Surfers Paradise to Brisbane Airport (BNE) is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h.

What is the fastest way to get from Surfers Paradise to Brisbane Airport (BNE)?

The quickest way to get from Surfers Paradise to Brisbane Airport (BNE) is to drive which takes 1 h and costs $10 - $15.

How long does it take to get from Surfers Paradise to Brisbane Airport (BNE)?

It takes approximately 2 h 25 min to get from Surfers Paradise to Brisbane Airport (BNE), including transfers.