Gold Coast Airport - OOL

Gold Coast City, Australia (AU)

Getting into the city

Public transport or Taxi

Public transport

TransLink's public transport network can get you to and from the Gold Coast Airport, and around the coast during your stay. TransLink's integrated tickets are a great way to get around during your visit. You can travel by bus, tram, or train with go card or or go explore for bus and tram. It is unlimited one day travel card. Cost: AUD 15.


There are frequent trains from Brisbane Central to Varsity Lakes Train Station with connections to Surfside Bus 761 then stops at Gold Coast Airport. 


The taxi rank is conveniently loacted outside of the terminal for travellers requiring transport.

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Getting around the airport


Gold Coast Airport is located 25 kilometres south of Surfers Paradise and 100 kilometres south of Brisbane. The terminal has one level and nine departure gates. From the entrance, international arrivals and baggage claim are on the right, while domestic arrivals are on the left. The centre is check-in and departure gates. Public buses and the taxi rank are in front of domestic arrivals.

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After security

  • Qantas Airways The Qantas Club, main terminal, after security. Hours: 06:30-13:00, 15:45-17:30 daily.
  • Virgin Australia Lounge, main terminal, airside, next to gate 1. 
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Car rental

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You'll find car hire companies in the arrivals area of the airport. The following agencies are available: Avis, Budget, Europcar.

You can book a car at the airport, or save money by booking online before you travel.

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Where to eat

Food and Drinks

  • Aromas
  • Blackstone Bar & Lounge
  • Hungry Jacks
  • Noodle Box
  • NRG Express
  • The Coast Cafe and Bar
  • Red Rooster
  • SumoSalad
  • Velocity Espresso & Bar
  • Zoom
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In lounges

Showers are available in the following lounges:

  • Qantas Airways The Qantas Club, main terminal, after security.
  • Virgin Australia Lounge, main terminal, airside, next to gate 1. 
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