There are 6 ways to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Gold Coast Airport (OOL) by plane, train, bus or car

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

Fly to Gold Coast  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Gold Coast (OOL) SYD - OOL

$35 - $200

5 alternative options

Fly to Brisbane, train  •  4 h 37 min

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

$66 - $238

Train, bus  •  17 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Brisbane 31
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop to Gold Coast Airport Southbound - Brisbane Int. to Byron / ...

$129 - $187

Train, bus via Grafton Station, Coach Bay  •  18 h

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Fassifern Station
  2. Take the train from Fassifern Station to Grafton Station 31 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Grafton Station, Coach Bay to Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St 143
  4. Take the bus from Byron Bay Visitor Centre to Gold Coast Airport

$116 - $167

Train, bus Crisps Coaches  •  20 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Strathfield Station to Muswellbrook Station 223
  2. Take the bus from Muswellbrook Station, Coach Stop to Tamworth Station, Coach Stop 355
  3. Take the bus from Tamworth to Brisbane
  4. Take the bus from Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop to Gold Coast Airport

$155 - $185

Drive  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Gold Coast Airport (OOL) 521 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Gold Coast Airport (OOL) is to fly which costs $50 - $280 and takes 1 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Gold Coast Airport (OOL) is to fly which costs $50 - $280 and takes 1 h 20 min.

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The distance between Sydney Airport (SYD) and Gold Coast Airport (OOL) is 679 km. The road distance is 833.6 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to fly from Sydney (SYD) to Gold Coast (OOL), including transfers and time at the airport.

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What companies run services between Sydney Airport (SYD), Australia and Gold Coast Airport (OOL), Australia?

Tigerair Australia, Virgin Australia and two other airlines fly from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Gold Coast Airport (OOL) hourly.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Flights from Sydney to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
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 20 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
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from International Airport, platform 1 to Varsity Lakes, platform 2
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Online
$16 - $21
Standard
$19 - $25
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
14 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$90 - $140
1st Class
$130 - $190
Train from Central Station to Fassifern Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$13 - $20
1st Class
$18 - $27
Train from Fassifern Station to Grafton Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$50 - $80
1st Class
$70 - $110
Train from Strathfield Station to Muswellbrook Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$26 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $55
Bus operators
Byron Easybus
Website
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop to Gold Coast Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Byron Bay Visitor Centre to Gold Coast Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Grafton Station, Coach Bay to Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Muswellbrook Station, Coach Stop to Tamworth Station, Coach Stop
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Crisps Coaches
Phone
(07) 4661 8333
Email
reservations@crisps.com.au
Website
crisps.com.au
Bus from Tamworth to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$85
Schedules at
crisps.com.au

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