There are 4 ways to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Gold Coast Airport (OOL) by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  1 h 20 min

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

$35 - $200

3 alternative options

Bus  •  16 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Bilinga

$102 - $132

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 / ...

$128 - $187

Drive  •  9 h 25 min

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

$70 - $110

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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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The best way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Gold Coast Airport (OOL) without a car is to bus which takes 16 h 52 min and costs .

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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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The best way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Gold Coast Airport (OOL) is to fly which takes 1 h 20 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 16 h 52 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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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney Airport (SYD) to Gold Coast Airport (OOL) is 834 km. It takes approximately 9 h 25 min to drive from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Gold Coast Airport (OOL).

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

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There are 1052+ hotels available in Gold Coast Airport (OOL). Prices start at $95 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Gold Coast Airport (OOL).
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  • Distance: 424.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 20 min

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. Alternatively, Premier Motor Service operates a bus from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Gold Coast Airport (OOL) once daily. Tickets cost $90 - $120 and the journey takes 15 h 40 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $370
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
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $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
Train operators
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
$120 - $190
Bus operators
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Bilinga
Ave. Duration
15 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
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
$26 - $35
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au

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