How to get here

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How to get here


The Gold Coast Airport is just 20 minutes south of the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre with regular flights from all capital cities and some Queensland regional centres.

Services are provided domestically by Virgin Australia, Qantas, Jetstar, Tigerair and Airnorth, and internationally through multiple airlines including AirAsia X, Scoot, Jetstar, Virgin Australia and Air New Zealand.

Regular bus and shuttle services are available from Gold Coast Airport to Broadbeach.

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When traveling southbound from Brisbane (78km) take the Broadbeach Motorway Exit and follow the directions to Broadbeach. Just after the Pacific Fair Shopping Centre turn left at the next set of lights. This will bring you out onto the Gold Coast Highway. The Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre is situated on the corner of the next street, just after Jupiters Casino.

The Gold Coast is 900km north of Sydney and is accessible by either the Pacific Highway or the inland New England Highway. There are a wide range of coach / bus transfers, taxi and hire car services available from the airports. Stretch and sedan limosines are also an affordable option.

The Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre's car park entrance is at the northern end of the building, accessible from traffic lights off the Gold Coast Highway and the main driveway off TE Peters Drive.

Undercover car spaces are available for short-term parking.

A $10 inclusive of GST flat rate is charged for car parking at the centre

Public Transport

Local bus, coach, taxi and limousine companies operate regular services to all major attractions, hotel and shopping centres.

To get to and from the Brisbane Airport, the closest train station is called Nerang. It is about 15 minutes by taxi or you can also catch a Surfside bus.

There is a bus stop directly in front of the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre on the Gold Coast Highway. There are also taxi and limousine ranks at the main entrance.

You can also access the rail line to Brisbane via a bus from Jupiters Hotel and Casino.

Night Link Stops at Broadbeach

G:link Light Rail

G:link, the newly opened Gold Coast light rail system, is a  13-kilometre corridor connecting Griffith University to Broadbeach, passing through the key activity centres of Southport and Surfers Paradise. The Convention Centre is located right outside the Broadbeach North Station and the Broadbeach entertainment and dining precinct. Services run 7-days a week approximately every 15 minutes . The network connects Broadbeach and Surfers Paradise to a great diversity of  accommodation – every style and budget, from resort accommodation to five-star hotels with a travel time of 10 minutes. A single trip from Surfers Paradise to Broadbeach costs under $4 with a go card or $5.20 for a paper ticket. To plan your journey and view fares visit  or for more information on the G:link visit

G:link Scheduled Services Guide:


Monday - Friday



00:00 - 05:00

No Service

Every 30 mins

Every 30 mins

05:00 - 7:00

Every 15 mins

Every 15 mins

Every 15 mins

7:00 - 19:00

Every 7.5 mins

Every 10 mins

Every 10 mins

19:00 - 24:00

Every 15 min

Every 15 mins

Every 15 mins

Gold Coast Cabs

Phone: 13 10 08


Surfside Buslines

Phone: (07) 5571 6555


Queensland Rail

Phone: 13 16 17